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Hope Valley

Language spoken at home

In Hope Valley, 13% of people spoke a language other than English at home in 2011.

Hope Valley's language statistics show the proportion of the population who speak a language at home other than English. They indicate how culturally diverse a population is and the degree to which different ethnic groups and nationalities are retaining their language.

Hope Valley's language statistics should be analysed in conjunction with Country of Birth and Proficiency in English to assist in identifying specific cultural and ethnic groups in the area and the services required by the multicultural community.

Derived from the Census question:

'Does the person speak a language other than English at home?'

Total population

Language spoken at home - Ranked by size
Hope Valley - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Language (excludes English)Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idItalian2423.22.02543.32.1-12
Mandarin
650.90.690.10.3+56
map this data in atlas.idArabic610.80.5520.70.4+9
map this data in atlas.idGerman550.70.6720.90.7-17
map this data in atlas.idGreek440.60.7821.10.8-38
Polish
360.50.6350.50.5+1
Russian
340.40.2220.30.2+12
Hindi
210.30.230.00.1+18
Cantonese
210.30.3240.30.3-3
Dutch
210.30.3290.40.3-8

Excludes languages with fewer than 20 people speaking them at home, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Language spoken at home - Summary
Hope Valley - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Language summaryNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Speaks English only6,39383.786.56,56185.288.3-168
Non-English total97512.810.985411.19.0+121
Not stated2733.62.62893.82.7-16

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

Language spoken at home, 2011
Language spoken at home, 2011 Italian, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.0% Mandarin, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% Arabic, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% German, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% Greek, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.7% Polish, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% Russian, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.2% Hindi, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.2% Dutch, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.3% Cantonese, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.3% Italian, Hope Valley: 3.2% Mandarin, Hope Valley: 0.9% Arabic, Hope Valley: 0.8% German, Hope Valley: 0.7% Greek, Hope Valley: 0.6% Polish, Hope Valley: 0.5% Russian, Hope Valley: 0.4% Hindi, Hope Valley: 0.3% Dutch, Hope Valley: 0.3% Cantonese, Hope Valley: 0.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in language spoken at home, 2006 to 2011
Change in language spoken at home, 2006 to 2011 Italian, Hope Valley: -12 Mandarin, Hope Valley: +56 Arabic, Hope Valley: +9 German, Hope Valley: -17 Greek, Hope Valley: -38 Polish, Hope Valley: +1 Russian, Hope Valley: +12 Hindi, Hope Valley: +18 Dutch, Hope Valley: -8 Cantonese, Hope Valley: -3
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 language spoken at home by the population of Hope Valley in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a smaller proportion of people who spoke English only, and a larger proportion of those speaking a non-English language (either exclusively, or in addition to English).

Overall, 83.7% of the population spoke English only, and 12.8% spoke a non-English language, compared with 86.5% and 10.9% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The dominant language spoken at home, other than English, in Hope Valley was Italian, with 3.2% of the population, or 242 people speaking this language at home.

The major difference between the languages spoken at home for the population of Hope Valley and the City of Tea Tree Gully in 2011 was:

  • A larger percentage speaking Italian at home (3.2% compared to 2.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people who spoke a language other than English at home increased by 121 or 14.2%, and the number of people who spoke English only decreased by 168 or 2.6%.

The largest change in the spoken languages of the population in Hope Valley between 2006 and 2011 was for those speaking:

  • Mandarin (+56 persons)

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