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In 2011, 13% of people in Modbury North, 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 Modbury North. 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, Modbury North's Country of Birth data should be viewed together with Ancestry, Language Spoken at Home and Religion.

Derived from the Census question:

'In which country was the person born?'

Total population

Birthplace - Ranked by size
Modbury North - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom
64711.611.775113.512.3-104
China
791.40.7130.20.4+66
map this data in atlas.idItaly541.01.2541.01.30
Poland
510.90.5420.80.5+9
India
500.90.8270.50.3+23
New Zealand
430.80.7250.40.6+18
map this data in atlas.idGermany400.71.0460.81.1-6
Netherlands
340.60.6390.70.7-5
Philippines
310.60.4240.40.3+7
South Africa
250.40.590.20.4+16
Croatia
240.40.1250.40.2-1
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
230.40.280.10.2+15
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Modbury North - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,43925.923.91,37224.622.9+67
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds70412.710.455510.08.9+149
Main English speaking countries
73513.213.681714.714.0-82
Australia
3,95371.172.94,01172.073.0-58
Not stated
1653.03.21913.44.2-26

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Birthplace, 2011
Birthplace, 2011 United Kingdom, City of Tea Tree Gully: 11.7% China, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.7% Italy, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.2% Poland, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% India, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.8% New Zealand, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.7% Germany, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.0% Netherlands, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% Philippines, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.4% South Africa, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% United Kingdom, Modbury North: 11.6% China, Modbury North: 1.4% Italy, Modbury North: 1.0% Poland, Modbury North: 0.9% India, Modbury North: 0.9% New Zealand, Modbury North: 0.8% Germany, Modbury North: 0.7% Netherlands, Modbury North: 0.6% Philippines, Modbury North: 0.6% South Africa, Modbury North: 0.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 United Kingdom, Modbury North: -104 China, Modbury North: +66 Italy, Modbury North: 0 Poland, Modbury North: +9 India, Modbury North: +23 New Zealand, Modbury North: +18 Germany, Modbury North: -6 Netherlands, Modbury North: -5 Philippines, Modbury North: +7 South Africa, Modbury North: +16
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (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 Modbury North in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a larger proportion of people born overseas, as well as a larger proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 25.9% of the population was born overseas, and 12.7% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 23.9% and 10.4% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

There were no major differences between Modbury North and City of Tea Tree Gully in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 67 or 4.9%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 149 or 26.8%.

The largest changes in birthplace countries of the population in this area between 2006 and 2011 were for those born in:

  • United Kingdom (-104 persons)
  • China (+66 persons)

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