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Para Hills - Gulf View Heights

Ancestry

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The three largest ancestries in Para Hills - Gulf View Heights in 2016 were English, Australian and Scottish.

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 Para Hills - Gulf View Heights 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 Para Hills - Gulf View Heights'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
Para Hills - Gulf View Heights - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
AncestryNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
English
51541.843.247339.042.3+42
Australian
41333.533.938431.635.2+29
map this data in atlas.idScottish1028.38.8857.08.1+18
Irish
927.58.1917.57.3+1
map this data in atlas.idGerman917.48.1978.07.8-5
Italian
675.47.1665.56.90
Dutch
312.62.1211.82.1+10
Lebanese
252.10.4191.60.4+7
Chinese
191.52.1121.01.5+7
Greek
161.31.4232.01.4-8
Maltese
141.10.6100.90.5+4
Croatian
131.10.4171.40.4-4
Indian
121.01.970.60.9+5
Welsh
121.01.0141.20.9-2
Sinhalese
110.90.400.00.2+11
Turkish
100.80.100.00.1+10
Albanian
100.80.130.20.1+7
Bengali
100.80.100.00.1+10
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Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Para Hills - Gulf View Heights - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Not stated514.23.9645.33.8-13

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% Scottish, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.8% Irish, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.1% German, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.1% Italian, City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.1% Dutch, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.1% Lebanese, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.4% Chinese, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.1% Greek, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.4% English, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 41.8% Australian, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 33.5% Scottish, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 8.3% Irish, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 7.5% German, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 7.4% Italian, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 5.4% Dutch, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 2.6% Lebanese, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 2.1% Chinese, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 1.5% Greek, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 1.3%
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, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +42 Australian, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +29 Scottish, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +18 Irish, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +1 German, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: -5 Italian, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 0 Dutch, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +10 Lebanese, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +7 Chinese, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +7 Greek, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: -8
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 Para Hills - Gulf View Heights in 2016 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (515 people or 41.8%)
  • Australian (413 people or 33.5%)
  • Scottish (102 people or 8.3%)
  • Irish (92 people or 7.5%)
  • German (91 people or 7.4%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 1,213 responses in total, or 98.43% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in Para Hills - Gulf View Heights and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of people with Lebanese ancestry (2.1% compared to 0.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Italian ancestry (5.4% compared to 7.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with English ancestry (41.8% compared to 43.2%)

Emerging groups

There were no major differences in Para Hills - Gulf View Heights between 2011 and 2016.

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