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Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park

Overseas arrivals

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

851 people who were living in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park in 2016 were born overseas, and 6% arrived in Australia within 5 years prior to 2016.

The Year of Arrival data records when the overseas born population arrived in Australia. The data shows the degree to which areas are 'ports' for new overseas arrivals and reveals the role of Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park in housing the overseas-born. The number of recent overseas arrivals in an area is often determined by housing affordability, employment opportunities and pre-existing communities located in the area.

Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park's Year of Arrival data, when used with Birthplace, Religion and Language Spoken at Home data, is a good indicator of the likely need for services in migrant communities.

Derived from the Census question:

'In what year did the person first arrive in Australia to live here for one year or more?'

Overseas born population

Overseas arrivals
Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park - Overseas born (Usual residence)2016
Year of arrival in AustraliaNumber%City of Playford %
map this data in atlas.id2011 to 9 Aug 2016536.214.0
2006 to 2010
677.913.9
2001 to 2005
313.66.9
1991 to 2000 (10 year period)
789.26.2
1981 to 1990 (10 year period)
17520.68.5
1971 to 1980 (10 year period)
12114.311.2
1961 to 1970 (10 year period)
18621.925.6
Arrived in 1960 or earlier
11113.110.3
Not stated
263.13.4

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Overseas arrivals, 2016
Overseas arrivals, 2016 Not stated, City of Playford: 3.4% Arrived in 1960 or earlier, City of Playford: 10.3% 1961 to 1970, City of Playford: 25.6% 1971 to 1980, City of Playford: 11.2% 1981 to 1990, City of Playford: 8.5% 1991 to 2000, City of Playford: 6.2% 2001 to 2005, City of Playford: 6.9% 2006 to 2010, City of Playford: 13.9% 2011 to 9 Aug 2016, City of Playford: 14.0% Not stated, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 3.1% Arrived in 1960 or earlier, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 13.1% 1961 to 1970, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 21.9% 1971 to 1980, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 14.3% 1981 to 1990, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 20.6% 1991 to 2000, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 9.2% 2001 to 2005, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 3.6% 2006 to 2010, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 7.9% 2011 to 9 Aug 2016, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 6.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the year of arrival for the overseas born population of Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park in 2016 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a larger proportion of people who arrived before 2001, and a smaller proportion of recent overseas arrivals (those who arrived between 2011 to 9 Aug 2016).

Overall, 79.1% of the overseas born population arrived before 2001, and 6.2% arrived during or after 2011, compared with 61.8% and 14.0% respectively for the City of Playford.

The major differences in year of arrival data in the population between Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park and the City of Playford are:

  • A larger percentage of arrivals between 1981 and 1990 (20.6% compared to 8.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of arrivals between 2011 to 9 Aug 2016 (6.2% compared to 14.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of arrivals between 2006 and 9 Aug 2011 (7.9% compared to 13.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of arrivals between 1961 and 1970 (21.9% compared to 25.6%)

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