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In 2016, 4% of people in Steventon Ward, 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 Steventon Ward. 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, Steventon Ward'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
Steventon Ward - Overseas born (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
United Kingdom
2,11112.910.32,22114.111.7-110
map this data in atlas.idGermany1350.80.81460.91.0-11
map this data in atlas.idItaly860.51.2920.61.2-6
New Zealand
820.50.6950.60.7-13
China
620.41.1320.20.7+30
India
590.41.5380.20.8+21
Netherlands
580.40.5850.50.6-27
South Africa
550.30.5890.60.5-34
Philippines
460.30.6370.20.4+9
Ireland
460.30.2590.40.2-13
United States of America
400.20.2310.20.2+9
Poland
330.20.4410.30.5-8
Canada
240.10.1180.10.1+6
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Steventon Ward - 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 born3,07818.723.83,43221.823.9-354
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds7204.411.89195.810.4-199
Main English speaking countries
2,35814.412.02,51316.013.6-155
Australia
12,52176.372.111,77574.872.9+746
Not stated
8195.04.05423.43.2+277

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% Italy, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.2% New Zealand, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% China, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.1% India, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.5% Netherlands, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% South Africa, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% Philippines, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% Ireland, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.2% United Kingdom, Steventon Ward: 12.9% Germany, Steventon Ward: 0.8% Italy, Steventon Ward: 0.5% New Zealand, Steventon Ward: 0.5% China, Steventon Ward: 0.4% India, Steventon Ward: 0.4% Netherlands, Steventon Ward: 0.4% South Africa, Steventon Ward: 0.3% Philippines, Steventon Ward: 0.3% Ireland, Steventon Ward: 0.3%
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, Steventon Ward: -110 Germany, Steventon Ward: -11 Italy, Steventon Ward: -6 New Zealand, Steventon Ward: -13 China, Steventon Ward: +30 India, Steventon Ward: +21 Netherlands, Steventon Ward: -27 South Africa, Steventon Ward: -34 Philippines, Steventon Ward: +9 Ireland, Steventon Ward: -13
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 Steventon Ward 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 4.4% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 23.8% and 11.8% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Steventon Ward and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (12.9% compared to 10.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in India (0.4% compared to 1.5%)

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people born overseas decreased by 354 or 10.3%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 199 or 21.7%.

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

  • United Kingdom (-110 persons)

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