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Hyde Park

Language spoken at home

In Hyde Park, 18% of people spoke a language other than English at home in 2011.

Hyde Park'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.

Hyde Park'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
Hyde Park - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Language (excludes English)Number%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idGreek683.94.1744.44.6-6
Italian
402.32.1402.42.50
map this data in atlas.idMandarin362.12.3181.11.4+18
Cantonese
211.20.8110.60.9+10
Hindi
201.10.590.50.2+11

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
Hyde Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Language summaryNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
Speaks English only1,38479.578.31,35580.080.0+29
Non-English total30817.717.424314.415.4+65
Not stated492.84.3955.64.6-46

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 Greek, City of Unley: 4.1% Italian, City of Unley: 2.1% Mandarin, City of Unley: 2.3% Cantonese, City of Unley: 0.8% Hindi, City of Unley: 0.5% Greek, Hyde Park: 3.9% Italian, Hyde Park: 2.3% Mandarin, Hyde Park: 2.1% Cantonese, Hyde Park: 1.2% Hindi, Hyde Park: 1.1%
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 Greek, Hyde Park: -6 Italian, Hyde Park: 0 Mandarin, Hyde Park: +18 Cantonese, Hyde Park: +10 Hindi, Hyde Park: +11
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 Hyde Park in 2011 compared to the City of Unley shows that there was a larger proportion of people who spoke English only, and a similar proportion of those speaking a non-English language (either exclusively, or in addition to English).

Overall, 79.5% of the population spoke English only, and 17.7% spoke a non-English language, compared with 78.3% and 17.4% respectively for the City of Unley.

The dominant language spoken at home, other than English, in Hyde Park was Greek, with 3.9% of the population, or 68 people speaking this language at home.

There were no major differences between Hyde Park and City of Unley in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people who spoke a language other than English at home increased by 65 or 26.7%, and the number of people who spoke English only increased by 29 or 2.1%.

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

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