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One Tree Hill - Rural East

Language spoken at home

In One Tree Hill - Rural East, 6% of people spoke a language other than English at home in 2011.

One Tree Hill - Rural East's language statistics show the proportion of the population who speak a language at home other than English. They indicate how culturally diverse a population is and the degree to which different ethnic groups and nationalities are retaining their language.

One Tree Hill - Rural East's language statistics should be analysed in conjunction with Country of Birth and Proficiency in English to assist in identifying specific cultural and ethnic groups in the area and the services required by the multicultural community.

Derived from the Census question:

'Does the person speak a language other than English at home?'

Total population

Language spoken at home - Ranked by size
One Tree Hill - Rural East - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Language (excludes English)Number%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idItalian712.81.0913.51.2-20

Excludes languages with fewer than 20 people speaking them at home, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Language spoken at home - Summary
One Tree Hill - Rural East - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Language summaryNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Speaks English only2,35590.786.12,32389.387.9+31
Non-English total1616.29.41776.86.9-16
Not stated803.14.51023.95.3-22

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Language spoken at home, 2011
Language spoken at home, 2011 Italian, City of Playford: 1.0% Italian, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 2.8%
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 language spoken at home, 2006 to 2011
Change in language spoken at home, 2006 to 2011 Italian, One Tree Hill - Rural East: -20
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 language spoken at home by the population of One Tree Hill - Rural East in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a larger proportion of people who spoke English only, and a smaller proportion of those speaking a non-English language (either exclusively, or in addition to English).

Overall, 90.7% of the population spoke English only, and 6.2% spoke a non-English language, compared with 86.1% and 9.4% respectively for the City of Playford.

The dominant language spoken at home, other than English, in One Tree Hill - Rural East was Italian, with 2.8% of the population, or 71 people speaking this language at home.

The major difference between the languages spoken at home for the population of One Tree Hill - Rural East and the City of Playford in 2011 was:

  • A larger percentage speaking Italian at home (2.8% compared to 1.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people who spoke a language other than English at home decreased by 16 or 9.0%, and the number of people who spoke English only increased by 32 or 1.4%.

There were no major differences in One Tree Hill - Rural East between 2006 and 2011.

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