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Playford North Urban Renewal area

Birthplace

In 2011, 9% of people in Playford North Urban Renewal area, 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 Playford North Urban Renewal area. 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, Playford North Urban Renewal area'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
Playford North Urban Renewal area - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom1,0618.311.71,07611.614.6-15
Afghanistan
1190.90.400.00.0+119
New Zealand
1180.90.8630.70.6+56
Sudan
1170.90.300.00.0+117
Philippines
900.70.6400.40.4+49
map this data in atlas.idGermany550.40.6570.60.7-2
Netherlands
540.40.5510.50.6+3
map this data in atlas.idVietnam490.40.6420.40.6+7
Kenya
480.40.100.00.0+48
Tanzania
410.30.200.00.0+41
Cambodia
400.30.3130.10.2+28
Congo, Democratic Republic of
320.20.100.00.0+32
El Salvador
260.20.1320.40.1-6
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
260.20.2160.20.2+10
Italy
250.20.6220.20.7+3
Croatia
220.20.1120.10.1+10
India
200.20.3130.10.2+7
Iran
200.20.100.00.0+20
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Playford North Urban Renewal area - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born2,38418.521.71,67818.122.2+706
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds1,1539.08.55005.46.3+653
Main English speaking countries
1,2319.613.21,17812.715.9+53
Australia
9,49973.873.06,69472.270.8+2,805
Not stated
9817.65.48979.77.0+83

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% New Zealand, City of Playford: 0.8% Sudan, City of Playford: 0.3% Philippines, City of Playford: 0.6% Germany, City of Playford: 0.6% Netherlands, City of Playford: 0.5% Vietnam, City of Playford: 0.6% Kenya, City of Playford: 0.1% Tanzania, City of Playford: 0.2% United Kingdom, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 8.3% Afghanistan, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 0.9% New Zealand, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 0.9% Sudan, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 0.9% Philippines, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 0.7% Germany, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 0.4% Netherlands, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 0.4% Vietnam, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 0.4% Kenya, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 0.4% Tanzania, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 0.3%
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, Playford North Urban Renewal area: -15 Afghanistan, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +119 New Zealand, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +56 Sudan, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +117 Philippines, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +49 Germany, Playford North Urban Renewal area: -2 Netherlands, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +3 Vietnam, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +7 Kenya, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +48 Tanzania, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +41
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 Playford North Urban Renewal area 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, 18.5% of the population was born overseas, and 9.0% 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 Playford North Urban Renewal area and the City of Playford was:

  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (8.3% compared to 11.7%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 706 or 42.1%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 653 or 130.6%.

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

  • Afghanistan (+119 persons)
  • Sudan (+117 persons)
  • New Zealand (+56 persons)
  • Philippines (+49 persons)

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