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In 2011, 12% of people in Elizabeth Grove, 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 Elizabeth Grove. 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, Elizabeth Grove'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
Elizabeth Grove - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom27311.511.735715.614.6-84
Afghanistan
220.90.400.00.0+22
Netherlands
200.80.5180.80.6+2

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

Birthplace - Summary
Elizabeth Grove - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born59725.121.752122.822.2+76
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds29512.48.51546.76.3+141
Main English speaking countries
30212.713.236716.115.9-65
Australia
1,60967.673.01,59169.770.8+18
Not stated
1747.35.41727.57.0+2

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% Afghanistan, City of Playford: 0.4% Netherlands, City of Playford: 0.5% United Kingdom, Elizabeth Grove: 11.5% Afghanistan, Elizabeth Grove: 0.9% Netherlands, Elizabeth Grove: 0.8%
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, Elizabeth Grove: -84 Afghanistan, Elizabeth Grove: +22 Netherlands, Elizabeth Grove: +2
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the country of birth of the population in Elizabeth Grove in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a larger proportion of people born overseas, as well as a larger proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 25.1% of the population was born overseas, and 12.4% 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 Elizabeth Grove and City of Playford in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 76 or 14.6%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 141 or 91.6%.

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

  • United Kingdom (-84 persons)

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