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Clarence Park Ward

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

In 2016, 13% of people in Clarence Park 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 Clarence Park 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, Clarence Park 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
Clarence Park Ward - Overseas born (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2011 to 2016
United Kingdom
2774.95.33995.95.5-123
map this data in atlas.idChina1442.63.21452.22.1-1
India
1031.81.8841.21.3+19
map this data in atlas.idGreece821.51.5440.71.8+38
New Zealand
310.60.9600.90.9-29
Germany
310.60.6580.90.7-27
Sri Lanka
290.50.3210.30.2+8
Italy
280.51.2400.61.3-12
Nepal
250.40.30--0.2+25
Vietnam
220.40.4330.50.3-11
Netherlands
220.40.3230.40.3-1
South Korea
200.40.5440.70.5-24
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Clarence Park Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,06518.824.71,57523.323.1-510
Non-English speaking backgrounds
72012.717.21,02115.115.3-301
Main English speaking countries
3456.17.55548.27.8-209
Australia
4,32576.570.44,90272.572.2-578
Not stated
2634.74.92884.34.7-25

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 Unley: 5.3% China, City of Unley: 3.2% India, City of Unley: 1.8% Greece, City of Unley: 1.5% New Zealand, City of Unley: 0.9% Germany, City of Unley: 0.6% Sri Lanka, City of Unley: 0.3% Italy, City of Unley: 1.2% Nepal, City of Unley: 0.3% Vietnam, City of Unley: 0.4% United Kingdom, Clarence Park Ward: 4.9% China, Clarence Park Ward: 2.6% India, Clarence Park Ward: 1.8% Greece, Clarence Park Ward: 1.5% New Zealand, Clarence Park Ward: 0.6% Germany, Clarence Park Ward: 0.6% Sri Lanka, Clarence Park Ward: 0.5% Italy, Clarence Park Ward: 0.5% Nepal, Clarence Park Ward: 0.4% Vietnam, Clarence Park Ward: 0.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in birthplace, 2011 to 2016
Change in birthplace, 2011 to 2016 United Kingdom, Clarence Park Ward: -123 China, Clarence Park Ward: -1 India, Clarence Park Ward: +19 Greece, Clarence Park Ward: +38 New Zealand, Clarence Park Ward: -29 Germany, Clarence Park Ward: -27 Sri Lanka, Clarence Park Ward: +8 Italy, Clarence Park Ward: -12 Nepal, Clarence Park Ward: +25 Vietnam, Clarence Park Ward: -11
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 Clarence Park Ward in 2016 compared to City of Unley 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, 18.8% of the population was born overseas, and 12.7% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 24.7% and 17.2% respectively for City of Unley.

There were no major differences between Clarence Park Ward and City of Unley in 2016.

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people born overseas decreased by 510 or 32.4%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 301 or 29.5%.

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

  • United Kingdom (-123 persons)

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