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In 2011, 15% of people in Hyde Park, 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 Hyde Park. 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, Hyde Park'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
Hyde Park - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom
1247.15.51076.35.7+17
India
382.21.3181.10.6+20
map this data in atlas.idGreece342.01.8261.52.0+8
Italy
231.31.3181.11.5+5
Malaysia
231.30.9221.30.8+1
map this data in atlas.idChina211.22.180.51.2+13

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

Birthplace - Summary
Hyde Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born42924.623.133419.720.8+95
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds26915.515.319011.213.1+79
Main English speaking countries
1599.27.81448.57.7+15
Australia
1,25872.272.21,25273.973.6+6
Not stated
553.14.71096.45.6-54

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 Unley: 5.5% India, City of Unley: 1.3% Greece, City of Unley: 1.8% Malaysia, City of Unley: 0.9% Italy, City of Unley: 1.3% China, City of Unley: 2.1% United Kingdom, Hyde Park: 7.1% India, Hyde Park: 2.2% Greece, Hyde Park: 2.0% Malaysia, Hyde Park: 1.3% Italy, Hyde Park: 1.3% China, Hyde Park: 1.2%
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, Hyde Park: +17 India, Hyde Park: +20 Greece, Hyde Park: +8 Malaysia, Hyde Park: +1 Italy, Hyde Park: +5 China, Hyde Park: +13
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 Hyde Park in 2011 compared to the City of Unley shows that there was a larger proportion of people born overseas, and a larger proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 24.6% of the population was born overseas, and 15.5% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 23.1% and 15.3% respectively for the City of Unley.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Hyde Park and the City of Unley was:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (7.1% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 95 or 28.4%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 79 or 41.6%.

There were no major differences in Hyde Park between 2006 and 2011.

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