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In 2011, 6% of people in Craigmore, 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 Craigmore. 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, Craigmore'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
Craigmore - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom1,47813.511.71,66716.214.6-189
Philippines
800.70.6640.60.4+16
New Zealand
640.60.8410.40.6+23
Netherlands
530.50.5670.60.6-14
map this data in atlas.idGermany520.50.6580.60.7-6
South Africa
470.40.2210.20.2+26
Cambodia
440.40.3290.30.2+15
Ireland
370.30.3370.40.30
India
320.30.3210.20.2+11
Sudan
220.20.300.00.0+22
United States of America
210.20.2230.20.2-2

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

Birthplace - Summary
Craigmore - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born2,33921.321.72,29722.322.2+42
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds6826.28.55084.96.3+174
Main English speaking countries
1,65715.113.21,78917.315.9-132
Australia
8,18874.773.07,54173.170.8+647
Not stated
4354.05.44804.77.0-45

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% Philippines, City of Playford: 0.6% New Zealand, City of Playford: 0.8% Netherlands, City of Playford: 0.5% Germany, City of Playford: 0.6% South Africa, City of Playford: 0.2% Cambodia, City of Playford: 0.3% Ireland, City of Playford: 0.3% India, City of Playford: 0.3% Sudan, City of Playford: 0.3% United Kingdom, Craigmore: 13.5% Philippines, Craigmore: 0.7% New Zealand, Craigmore: 0.6% Netherlands, Craigmore: 0.5% Germany, Craigmore: 0.5% South Africa, Craigmore: 0.4% Cambodia, Craigmore: 0.4% Ireland, Craigmore: 0.3% India, Craigmore: 0.3% Sudan, Craigmore: 0.2%
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 birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 United Kingdom, Craigmore: -189 Philippines, Craigmore: +16 New Zealand, Craigmore: +23 Netherlands, Craigmore: -14 Germany, Craigmore: -6 South Africa, Craigmore: +26 Cambodia, Craigmore: +15 Ireland, Craigmore: 0 India, Craigmore: +11 Sudan, Craigmore: +22
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 Craigmore in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a similar proportion of people born overseas, and a similar proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 21.3% of the population was born overseas, and 6.2% 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 Craigmore and the City of Playford was:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (13.5% compared to 11.7%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 42 or 1.8%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 174 or 34.3%.

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

  • United Kingdom (-189 persons)

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