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One Tree Hill - Rural East

Ancestry

The three largest ancestries in One Tree Hill - Rural East in 2011 were English, Australian and German.

Ancestry defines the cultural association and ethnic background of an individual going back three generations. Ancestry is a good measure of the total size of cultural groups in One Tree Hill - Rural East regardless of where they were born or what language they speak.

Ancestry data, should be combined with data on Birthplace, Language Spoken at Home and Religion for a more complete picture of One Tree Hill - Rural East's ethnic characteristics.

Please note that the "Australian Aboriginal" and "Torres Strait Islander" categories in this topic are not considered to be a reliable estimate of the indigenous peoples of Australia. For information on this group, please use the "Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Population" found on the Population page.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's ancestry?'

Multi-response

Total population

Ancestry - Ranked by size
One Tree Hill - Rural East - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
AncestryNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
English
1,21746.945.01,18945.744.4+29
Australian
92435.636.694636.338.0-22
German
2158.36.11676.45.8+48
map this data in atlas.idScottish2128.28.12057.98.0+7
map this data in atlas.idIrish2088.06.71706.56.4+37
Italian
1937.44.02188.43.8-26
Dutch
702.72.0552.12.1+15
Russian
351.30.4271.10.4+7
Greek
311.21.1130.51.0+19
Welsh
291.10.7251.00.8+4
Polish
200.80.7200.80.70

Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
One Tree Hill - Rural East - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Not stated1144.46.91435.58.0-29

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Ancestry, 2011
Ancestry, 2011 English, City of Playford: 45.0% Australian, City of Playford: 36.6% German, City of Playford: 6.1% Scottish, City of Playford: 8.1% Irish, City of Playford: 6.7% Italian, City of Playford: 4.0% Dutch, City of Playford: 2.0% Russian, City of Playford: 0.4% Greek, City of Playford: 1.1% Welsh, City of Playford: 0.7% English, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 46.9% Australian, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 35.6% German, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 8.3% Scottish, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 8.2% Irish, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 8.0% Italian, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 7.4% Dutch, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 2.7% Russian, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 1.3% Greek, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 1.2% Welsh, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 1.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in ancestry, 2006 to 2011
Change in ancestry, 2006 to 2011 English, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +29 Australian, One Tree Hill - Rural East: -22 German, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +48 Scottish, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +7 Irish, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +37 Italian, One Tree Hill - Rural East: -26 Dutch, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +15 Russian, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +7 Greek, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +19 Welsh, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +4
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the ancestry responses of the population in One Tree Hill - Rural East in 2011 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (1,217 people or 46.9%)
  • Australian (924 people or 35.6%)
  • German (215 people or 8.3%)
  • Scottish (212 people or 8.2%)
  • Irish (208 people or 8.0%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 2,776 responses in total, or 106.88% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in One Tree Hill - Rural East and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of people with Italian ancestry (7.4% compared to 4.0%)
  • A larger percentage of people with German ancestry (8.3% compared to 6.1%)
  • A larger percentage of people with English ancestry (46.9% compared to 45.0%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Irish ancestry (8.0% compared to 6.7%)

Emerging groups

There were no major differences in One Tree Hill - Rural East between 2006 and 2011.

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