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Davoren Park - Elizabeth West

Birthplace

In 2011, 8% of people in Davoren Park - Elizabeth West, 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 Davoren Park - Elizabeth West. 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, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West'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
Davoren Park - Elizabeth West - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom6359.311.776912.114.6-134
Sudan
510.80.300.00.0+51
Philippines
490.70.6350.60.4+13
Afghanistan
490.70.400.00.0+49
map this data in atlas.idGermany420.60.6480.80.7-5
New Zealand
410.60.8490.80.6-8
Netherlands
370.50.5340.50.6+3
map this data in atlas.idVietnam300.40.6280.40.6+2
Cambodia
280.40.3120.20.2+16
Congo, Democratic Republic of
230.30.100.00.0+23
Croatia
200.30.1120.20.1+8

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

Birthplace - Summary
Davoren Park - Elizabeth West - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,27618.721.71,22819.422.2+48
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds5778.58.53856.16.3+193
Main English speaking countries
69810.213.284313.315.9-145
Australia
5,04274.073.04,54571.770.8+496
Not stated
4997.35.45668.97.0-67

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% Sudan, City of Playford: 0.3% Afghanistan, City of Playford: 0.4% Philippines, City of Playford: 0.6% Germany, City of Playford: 0.6% New Zealand, City of Playford: 0.8% Netherlands, City of Playford: 0.5% Vietnam, City of Playford: 0.6% Cambodia, City of Playford: 0.3% Congo, Democratic Republic of, City of Playford: 0.1% United Kingdom, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 9.3% Sudan, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.8% Afghanistan, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.7% Philippines, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.7% Germany, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.6% New Zealand, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.6% Netherlands, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.5% Vietnam, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.4% Cambodia, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.4% Congo, Democratic Republic of, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.3%
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, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -134 Sudan, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +51 Afghanistan, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +49 Philippines, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +13 Germany, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -5 New Zealand, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -8 Netherlands, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +3 Vietnam, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +2 Cambodia, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +16 Congo, Democratic Republic of, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +23
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 Davoren Park - Elizabeth West in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a smaller proportion of people born overseas, and a smaller proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 18.7% of the population was born overseas, and 8.5% 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 Davoren Park - Elizabeth West and the City of Playford was:

  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (9.3% compared to 11.7%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 48 or 3.9%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 192 or 49.9%.

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

  • United Kingdom (-134 persons)
  • Sudan (+51 persons)

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