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Clarence Park Ward

Birthplace

In 2011, 15% 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.

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)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom
3995.95.53695.65.7+30
map this data in atlas.idChina1452.22.1771.21.2+69
Malaysia
851.30.9821.30.8+3
India
841.21.3270.40.6+57
New Zealand
600.90.9711.10.8-11
Germany
580.90.7470.70.7+11
map this data in atlas.idGreece440.71.8590.92.0-15
South Korea
440.70.5300.50.3+14
Italy
400.61.3540.81.5-13
Iran
390.60.4110.20.2+27
Vietnam
330.50.390.10.2+23
United States of America
280.40.5200.30.4+8
South Africa
280.40.4120.20.4+17
Singapore
270.40.3400.60.3-13
Netherlands
230.40.3160.30.3+7
Philippines
220.30.3180.30.2+5
Ireland
210.30.3150.20.2+6
Sri Lanka
210.30.280.10.1+14
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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)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,57523.323.11,29019.620.8+285
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds1,02115.115.379112.013.1+230
Main English speaking countries
5548.27.84997.67.7+55
Australia
4,90272.572.24,66970.973.6+234
Not stated
2884.34.76309.65.6-342

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% China, City of Unley: 2.1% Malaysia, City of Unley: 0.9% India, City of Unley: 1.3% New Zealand, City of Unley: 0.9% Germany, City of Unley: 0.7% South Korea, City of Unley: 0.5% Greece, City of Unley: 1.8% Italy, City of Unley: 1.3% Iran, City of Unley: 0.4% United Kingdom, Clarence Park Ward: 5.9% China, Clarence Park Ward: 2.2% Malaysia, Clarence Park Ward: 1.3% India, Clarence Park Ward: 1.2% New Zealand, Clarence Park Ward: 0.9% Germany, Clarence Park Ward: 0.9% South Korea, Clarence Park Ward: 0.7% Greece, Clarence Park Ward: 0.7% Italy, Clarence Park Ward: 0.6% Iran, Clarence Park Ward: 0.6%
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 birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 United Kingdom, Clarence Park Ward: +30 China, Clarence Park Ward: +69 Malaysia, Clarence Park Ward: +3 India, Clarence Park Ward: +57 New Zealand, Clarence Park Ward: -11 Germany, Clarence Park Ward: +11 South Korea, Clarence Park Ward: +14 Greece, Clarence Park Ward: -15 Italy, Clarence Park Ward: -13 Iran, Clarence Park Ward: +27
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 Clarence Park Ward in 2011 compared to City of Unley shows that there was a similar proportion of people born overseas, as well as a similar proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 23.3% of the population was born overseas, and 15.1% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 23.1% and 15.3% respectively for City of Unley.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Clarence Park Ward was China, where 2.2% of the population, or 145 people, were born.

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

  • A smaller percentage of people born in Greece (0.7% compared to 1.8%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 285 or 22.1%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 230 or 29.1%.

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

  • China (+69 persons)
  • India (+57 persons)

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