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Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds

Overseas arrivals

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701 people who were living in Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds in 2016 were born overseas, and 7% 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 Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds 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.

Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds'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
Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds - Overseas born (Usual residence)2016
Year of arrival in AustraliaNumber%Milton %
2011 to 9 Aug 2016466.64.6
2006 to 2010507.15.0
2001 to 2005344.91.4
1991 to 2000 (10 year period)436.15.0
1981 to 1990 (10 year period)7911.314.2
1971 to 1980 (10 year period)12918.419.6
1961 to 1970 (10 year period)15321.820.6
Arrived in 1960 or earlier14721.020.1
Not stated202.99.6

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, Milton: 9.6% Arrived in 1960 or earlier, Milton: 20.1% 1961 to 1970, Milton: 20.6% 1971 to 1980, Milton: 19.6% 1981 to 1990, Milton: 14.2% 1991 to 2000, Milton: 5.0% 2001 to 2005, Milton: 1.4% 2006 to 2010, Milton: 5.0% 2011 to 9 Aug 2016, Milton: 4.6% Not stated, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 2.9% Arrived in 1960 or earlier, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 21.0% 1961 to 1970, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 21.8% 1971 to 1980, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 18.4% 1981 to 1990, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 11.3% 1991 to 2000, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 6.1% 2001 to 2005, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 4.9% 2006 to 2010, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 7.1% 2011 to 9 Aug 2016, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 6.6%
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 Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds in 2016 compared to Milton shows that there was a smaller proportion of people who arrived before 2001, and a larger proportion of recent overseas arrivals (those who arrived between 2011 to 9 Aug 2016).

Overall, 78.6% of the overseas born population arrived before 2001, and 6.6% arrived during or after 2011, compared with 79.5% and 4.6% respectively for Milton.

The major differences in year of arrival data in the population between Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds and Milton are:

  • A larger percentage of arrivals between 2001 and 2005 (4.9% compared to 1.4%)
  • A larger percentage of arrivals between 2006 and 9 Aug 2011 (7.1% compared to 5.0%)
  • A larger percentage of arrivals between 2011 to 9 Aug 2016 (6.6% compared to 4.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of arrivals between 1981 and 1990 (11.3% compared to 14.2%)

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