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Highbury - Paracombe

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In 2016, 12% of people in Highbury - Paracombe, 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 Highbury - Paracombe. 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, Highbury - Paracombe'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
Highbury - Paracombe - Overseas born (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
United Kingdom
4737.310.35558.311.7-82
map this data in atlas.idItaly1762.71.21752.61.2+1
map this data in atlas.idGermany681.00.8911.41.0-23
India
641.01.5340.50.8+30
China
570.91.1270.40.7+30
New Zealand
560.90.6350.50.7+21
Poland
550.80.4430.60.5+12
South Africa
460.70.5420.60.5+4
Malaysia
370.60.4290.40.3+8
Netherlands
280.40.5530.80.6-25
Philippines
270.40.6270.40.40
South Korea
210.30.3170.30.1+4
Greece
180.30.2170.30.2+1
Ireland
150.20.2190.30.2-4
Iran
140.20.360.10.2+8
Sri Lanka
130.20.360.10.1+7
Hong Kong
110.20.1100.20.1+1
Iraq
110.20.140.10.1+7
Turkey
100.20.060.10.0+4
United States of America
100.20.2290.40.2-19
Afghanistan
100.20.10--0.1+10
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Highbury - Paracombe - 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 born1,35420.923.81,46822.123.9-114
Non-English speaking backgrounds
75111.611.878211.810.4-31
Main English speaking countries
6039.312.068610.313.6-83
Australia
4,90675.772.14,96774.772.9-61
Not stated
2173.44.02143.23.2+3

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% Italy, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.2% Germany, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.8% India, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.5% China, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.1% New Zealand, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% Poland, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.4% South Africa, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% Malaysia, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.4% Netherlands, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% United Kingdom, Highbury - Paracombe: 7.3% Italy, Highbury - Paracombe: 2.7% Germany, Highbury - Paracombe: 1.0% India, Highbury - Paracombe: 1.0% China, Highbury - Paracombe: 0.9% New Zealand, Highbury - Paracombe: 0.9% Poland, Highbury - Paracombe: 0.8% South Africa, Highbury - Paracombe: 0.7% Malaysia, Highbury - Paracombe: 0.6% Netherlands, Highbury - Paracombe: 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, Highbury - Paracombe: -82 Italy, Highbury - Paracombe: +1 Germany, Highbury - Paracombe: -23 India, Highbury - Paracombe: +30 China, Highbury - Paracombe: +30 New Zealand, Highbury - Paracombe: +21 Poland, Highbury - Paracombe: +12 South Africa, Highbury - Paracombe: +4 Malaysia, Highbury - Paracombe: +8 Netherlands, Highbury - Paracombe: -25
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 Highbury - Paracombe in 2016 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a smaller proportion of people born overseas, and a smaller proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 20.9% of the population was born overseas, and 11.6% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 23.8% and 11.8% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Highbury - Paracombe was Italy, where 2.7% of the population, or 176 people, were born.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Highbury - Paracombe and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in Italy (2.7% compared to 1.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (7.3% compared to 10.3%)

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people born overseas decreased by 114 or 7.8%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 31 or 4.0%.

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

  • United Kingdom (-82 persons)

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