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Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East

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

In 2016, 5% of people in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East, 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 Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East. 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, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East'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
Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East - Overseas born (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
United Kingdom
1,21012.510.31,34513.611.7-135
map this data in atlas.idGermany610.60.8640.61.0-3
South Africa
560.60.5770.80.5-21
India
540.61.5300.30.8+24
Poland
420.40.4450.50.5-3
New Zealand
410.40.6560.60.7-15
map this data in atlas.idItaly380.41.2530.51.2-15
Netherlands
350.40.5450.50.6-10
Philippines
350.40.6130.10.4+22
Iran
230.20.390.10.2+14
El Salvador
230.20.1170.20.1+6

Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,81218.723.82,17322.023.9-361
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds4815.011.86396.510.4-158
Main English speaking countries
1,33113.712.01,53415.513.6-203
Australia
7,53877.772.17,50075.872.9+38
Not stated
3563.74.02242.33.2+132

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, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.3% Germany, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.8% South Africa, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% India, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.5% Poland, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.4% New Zealand, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% Italy, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.2% Philippines, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% Netherlands, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% Iran, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.3% United Kingdom, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 12.5% Germany, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.6% South Africa, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.6% India, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.6% Poland, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.4% New Zealand, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.4% Italy, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.4% Philippines, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.4% Netherlands, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.4% Iran, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.2%
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.
Change in birthplace, 2011 to 2016
Change in birthplace, 2011 to 2016 United Kingdom, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -135 Germany, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -3 South Africa, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -21 India, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +24 Poland, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -3 New Zealand, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -15 Italy, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -15 Philippines, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +22 Netherlands, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -10 Iran, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +14
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 Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East in 2016 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully 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, 18.7% of the population was born overseas, and 5.0% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 23.8% and 11.8% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East and the City of Tea Tree Gully was:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (12.5% compared to 10.3%)

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people born overseas decreased by 361 or 16.6%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 158 or 24.7%.

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

  • United Kingdom (-135 persons)

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