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In 2011, 6% of people in Andrews Farm, came from countries where English was not their first language.

Country of Birth data identifies where people were born and is indicative of the level of cultural diversity in Andrews Farm. The mix of Country of Birth groups is also indicative of historical settlement patterns, as source countries for Australia's immigration program have varied significantly over time.

To get a more complete picture of cultural and ethnic characteristics, Andrews Farm's Country of Birth data should be viewed together with Ancestry, Language Spoken at Home and Religion.

Derived from the Census question:

'In which country was the person born?'

Total population

Birthplace - Ranked by size
Andrews Farm - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom3726.011.733310.014.6+39
New Zealand
881.40.8240.70.6+64
Sudan
711.10.300.00.0+71
Kenya
420.70.100.00.0+42
Philippines
320.50.690.30.4+23
Italy
210.30.6170.50.7+4

Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Andrews Farm - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born89414.321.751115.322.2+383
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds4066.58.51404.26.3+266
Main English speaking countries
4887.813.237111.115.9+117
Australia
5,03080.673.02,65979.770.8+2,371
Not stated
3195.15.41665.07.0+153

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

Birthplace, 2011
Birthplace, 2011 United Kingdom, City of Playford: 11.7% New Zealand, City of Playford: 0.8% Sudan, City of Playford: 0.3% Kenya, City of Playford: 0.1% Philippines, City of Playford: 0.6% Italy, City of Playford: 0.6% United Kingdom, Andrews Farm: 6.0% New Zealand, Andrews Farm: 1.4% Sudan, Andrews Farm: 1.1% Kenya, Andrews Farm: 0.7% Philippines, Andrews Farm: 0.5% Italy, Andrews Farm: 0.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 United Kingdom, Andrews Farm: +39 New Zealand, Andrews Farm: +64 Sudan, Andrews Farm: +71 Kenya, Andrews Farm: +42 Philippines, Andrews Farm: +23 Italy, Andrews Farm: +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 country of birth of the population in Andrews Farm in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a smaller proportion of people born overseas, as well as a smaller proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 14.3% of the population was born overseas, and 6.5% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 21.7% and 8.5% respectively for the City of Playford.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Andrews Farm and the City of Playford was:

  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (6.0% compared to 11.7%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 383 or 75.0%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 266 or 190.0%.

The largest changes in birthplace countries of the population in this area between 2006 and 2011 were for those born in:

  • Sudan (+71 persons)
  • New Zealand (+64 persons)

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