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

In 2016, 12% of people in the City of Tea Tree Gully, came from countries where English was not their first language.

Country of Birth data identifies where people were born and is indicative of the level of cultural diversity in the City of Tea Tree Gully. The mix of Country of Birth groups is also indicative of historical settlement patterns, as source countries for Australia's immigration program have varied significantly over time.

To get a more complete picture of cultural and ethnic characteristics, the City of Tea Tree Gully's Country of Birth data should be viewed together with Ancestry, Language Spoken at Home and Religion.

Please note: Due to changes in ABS rules around perturbation and additivity of data to protect the confidentiality of individuals in 2016, counts of individual birthplace 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:

'In which country was the person born?'

Total population

Birthplace - Ranked by size
City of Tea Tree Gully - Overseas born (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%Greater Adelaide %Number%Greater Adelaide %2011 to 2016
United Kingdom
10,10310.37.411,21011.78.3-1,107
India
1,4681.52.07690.81.4+699
map this data in atlas.idItaly1,1481.21.31,1861.21.6-38
China
1,0411.11.86690.71.3+372
map this data in atlas.idGermany8170.80.69881.00.8-171
New Zealand
5920.60.86500.70.8-58
Philippines
5400.60.83550.40.6+185
South Africa
5000.50.45020.50.4-2
Netherlands
4720.50.45560.60.4-84
Poland
4180.40.44490.50.4-31
Malaysia
3650.40.63000.30.5+65
Sri Lanka
3210.30.31370.10.2+184
Iran
2910.30.31790.20.2+112
South Korea
2640.30.31370.10.3+127
United States of America
2390.20.32230.20.3+16
Ireland
2320.20.22350.20.2-3
Greece
2190.20.61950.20.7+24
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
1840.20.21760.20.3+8
Vietnam
1710.21.11790.21.0-8
Croatia
1320.10.21390.10.2-7
Lebanon
1300.10.11350.10.1-5
Hong Kong
1290.10.3970.10.2+32
Nepal
1250.10.2440.00.1+81
Singapore
1160.10.2980.10.2+18
Austria
1130.10.11280.10.1-15
Indonesia
1110.10.21030.10.1+8
Canada
1070.10.21150.10.2-8
Kenya
1030.10.1830.10.1+20
Iraq
1020.10.1730.10.1+29
Malta
1020.10.11140.10.1-12
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
City of Tea Tree Gully - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%Greater Adelaide %Number%Greater Adelaide %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born23,28523.826.322,83523.925.3+450
Non-English speaking backgrounds
11,51211.817.09,90010.415.1+1,612
Main English speaking countries
11,77312.09.212,93513.610.2-1,162
Australia
70,50872.168.269,54272.970.2+966
Not stated
3,9494.05.53,0823.24.5+867

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

Birthplace, 2016
Birthplace, 2016 United Kingdom, Greater Adelaide: 7.4% India, Greater Adelaide: 2.0% Italy, Greater Adelaide: 1.3% China, Greater Adelaide: 1.8% Germany, Greater Adelaide: 0.6% New Zealand, Greater Adelaide: 0.8% Philippines, Greater Adelaide: 0.8% South Africa, Greater Adelaide: 0.4% Netherlands, Greater Adelaide: 0.4% Poland, Greater Adelaide: 0.4% United Kingdom, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.3% India, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.5% Italy, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.2% China, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.1% Germany, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.8% New Zealand, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% Philippines, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% South Africa, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% Netherlands, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% Poland, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
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Change in birthplace, 2011 to 2016
Change in birthplace, 2011 to 2016 United Kingdom, City of Tea Tree Gully: -1,107 India, City of Tea Tree Gully: +699 Italy, City of Tea Tree Gully: -38 China, City of Tea Tree Gully: +372 Germany, City of Tea Tree Gully: -171 New Zealand, City of Tea Tree Gully: -58 Philippines, City of Tea Tree Gully: +185 South Africa, City of Tea Tree Gully: -2 Netherlands, City of Tea Tree Gully: -84 Poland, City of Tea Tree Gully: -31
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 country of birth of the population in the City of Tea Tree Gully in 2016 compared to Greater Adelaide shows that there was a smaller proportion of people born overseas, as well as a smaller proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 23.8% of the population was born overseas, and 11.8% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 26.3% and 17.0% respectively for Greater Adelaide.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in the City of Tea Tree Gully was India, where 1.5% of the population, or 1,468 people, were born.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in the City of Tea Tree Gully and Greater Adelaide was:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (10.3% compared to 7.4%)

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people born overseas increased by 450 or 2.0%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 1,612 or 16.3%.

The largest changes in birthplace countries of the population in this area between 2011 and 2016 were for those born in:

  • United Kingdom (-1,107 persons)
  • India (+699 persons)
  • China (+372 persons)
  • Philippines (+185 persons)

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