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Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park

Birthplace

In 2011, 22% of people in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park, 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 Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park. 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, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park'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
Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom2498.811.71807.414.6+69
map this data in atlas.idVietnam2488.80.626210.80.6-14
Greece
1033.70.21134.60.3-10
Italy
863.10.61034.20.7-17
Cambodia
371.30.3241.00.2+13
New Zealand
230.80.8110.50.6+12

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

Birthplace - Summary
Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born91132.421.785435.122.2+57
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds61621.98.564926.76.3-33
Main English speaking countries
29510.513.22048.415.9+91
Australia
1,71560.973.01,37956.670.8+336
Not stated
1886.75.42028.37.0-14

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% Vietnam, City of Playford: 0.6% Greece, City of Playford: 0.2% Italy, City of Playford: 0.6% Cambodia, City of Playford: 0.3% New Zealand, City of Playford: 0.8% United Kingdom, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 8.8% Vietnam, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 8.8% Greece, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 3.7% Italy, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 3.1% Cambodia, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 1.3% New Zealand, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 0.8%
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, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +69 Vietnam, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -14 Greece, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -10 Italy, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -17 Cambodia, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +13 New Zealand, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +12
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 Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park 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, 32.4% of the population was born overseas, and 21.9% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 21.7% and 8.5% respectively for the City of Playford.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park was Vietnam, where 8.8% of the population, or 248 people, were born.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in Vietnam (8.8% compared to 0.6%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in Greece (3.7% compared to 0.2%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in Italy (3.1% compared to 0.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (8.8% compared to 11.7%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 57 or 6.7%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 33 or 5.1%.

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

  • United Kingdom (+69 persons)

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