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In 2011, 5% of people in Blakeview, 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 Blakeview. 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, Blakeview'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
Blakeview - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom61212.111.764915.014.6-37
New Zealand
491.00.8380.90.6+10
Philippines
290.60.6210.50.4+8

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

Birthplace - Summary
Blakeview - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born95318.921.786820.122.2+85
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds2494.98.51483.46.3+101
Main English speaking countries
70314.013.272016.715.9-17
Australia
3,97678.973.03,29676.370.8+680
Not stated
1092.25.41593.77.0-50

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% Philippines, City of Playford: 0.6% United Kingdom, Blakeview: 12.1% New Zealand, Blakeview: 1.0% Philippines, Blakeview: 0.6%
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, Blakeview: -37 New Zealand, Blakeview: +10 Philippines, Blakeview: +8
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 Blakeview 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, 18.9% of the population was born overseas, and 4.9% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 21.7% and 8.5% respectively for the City of Playford.

There were no major differences between Blakeview and City of Playford in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 85 or 9.8%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 101 or 68.2%.

There were no major differences in Blakeview between 2006 and 2011.

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