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The three largest ancestries in Holden Hill in 2016 were English, Australian and Italian.

Ancestry defines the cultural association and ethnic background of an individual going back three generations. Ancestry is a good measure of the total size of cultural groups in Holden Hill regardless of where they were born or what language they speak.

Ancestry data, should be combined with data on Birthplace, Language Spoken at Home and Religion for a more complete picture of Holden Hill's ethnic characteristics.

Please note that the "Australian Aboriginal" and "Torres Strait Islander" categories in this topic are not considered to be a reliable estimate of the indigenous peoples of Australia. For information on this group, please use the "Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Population" found on the Population page.

Please note: Due to changes in ABS rules around perturbation and additivity of data to protect the confidentiality of individuals in 2016, counts of ancestry groups and totals derived from them may differ slightly from those published by the ABS. For more information see notes on data confidentiality.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's ancestry?'

Multi-response

Total population

Ancestry - Ranked by size
Holden Hill - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
AncestryNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
English
86831.843.286933.342.3-1
Australian
80729.533.973328.135.2+74
Italian
27210.07.12429.36.9+30
Irish
2067.58.11806.97.3+26
map this data in atlas.idScottish1836.78.81857.18.1-2
map this data in atlas.idGerman1736.38.11535.97.8+20
Indian
1525.61.9602.30.9+92
Chinese
953.52.1923.51.5+3
Greek
792.91.4672.61.4+12
Other Central Asian
542.00.3471.80.3+7
Polish
501.81.5351.31.6+15
Sinhalese
441.60.4170.70.2+27
Dutch
371.42.1261.02.1+11
Filipino
261.00.7261.00.50
Hungarian
220.80.5190.70.5+3
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Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Holden Hill - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Not stated1375.03.91295.03.8+8

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Ancestry, 2016
Ancestry, 2016 English, City of Tea Tree Gully: 43.2% Australian, City of Tea Tree Gully: 33.9% Italian, City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.1% Irish, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.1% Scottish, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.8% German, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.1% Indian, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.9% Chinese, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.1% Greek, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.4% Other Central Asian, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.3% English, Holden Hill: 31.8% Australian, Holden Hill: 29.5% Italian, Holden Hill: 10.0% Irish, Holden Hill: 7.5% Scottish, Holden Hill: 6.7% German, Holden Hill: 6.3% Indian, Holden Hill: 5.6% Chinese, Holden Hill: 3.5% Greek, Holden Hill: 2.9% Other Central Asian, Holden Hill: 2.0%
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.
Change in ancestry, 2011 to 2016
Change in ancestry, 2011 to 2016 English, Holden Hill: -1 Australian, Holden Hill: +74 Italian, Holden Hill: +30 Irish, Holden Hill: +26 Scottish, Holden Hill: -2 German, Holden Hill: +20 Indian, Holden Hill: +92 Chinese, Holden Hill: +3 Greek, Holden Hill: +12 Other Central Asian, Holden Hill: +7
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the ancestry responses of the population in Holden Hill in 2016 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (868 people or 31.8%)
  • Australian (807 people or 29.5%)
  • Italian (272 people or 10.0%)
  • Irish (206 people or 7.5%)
  • Scottish (183 people or 6.7%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 2,336 responses in total, or 85.51% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in Holden Hill and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of people with Indian ancestry (5.6% compared to 1.9%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Italian ancestry (10.0% compared to 7.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with English ancestry (31.8% compared to 43.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Australian ancestry (29.5% compared to 33.9%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the reported ancestries of the population in this area between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Indian (+92 persons)
  • Australian (+74 persons)

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