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PHIDU - Birthplace - Non-English Speaking Residents (PHA) 2016

This dataset, released August 2017, contains the Australian residents population by their birthplace divided into English speaking (ES) and non-English speaking (NES) countries, 2016. The following countries are designated as ES: Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa, United Kingdom and the United States of America; the remaining countries are designated as NES. The dataset also includes the population people born overseas and report poor proficiency in English. The data is by Population Health Area (PHA) 2016 geographic boundaries based on the 2016 Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS). Population Health Areas: http://phidu.torrens.edu.au/help-and-information/about-our-data/geographical-structures/pha-overview, developed by PHIDU, are comprised of a combination of whole SA2s and multiple (aggregates of) SA2s, where the SA2 is an area in the ABS structure.

For more information please see the data source notes: http://phidu.torrens.edu.au/data-archive/sha-aust/2015-onwards/phidu_data_sources_notes_2017.pdf on the data.

Source: Compiled by PHIDU based on the ABS Census of Population and Housing, August 2016.

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Source https://portal.aurin.org.au
Last Updated July 28, 2020, 06:47 (UTC)
Created July 6, 2018, 05:49 (UTC)
License Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Australia (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 AU)
AURIN Open API ID aurin:datasource-TUA_PHIDU-UoM_AURIN_DB_1_phidu_birthplace_and_non_english_speaking_residents_pha_2016
Aggregation Level pha2016
Attribute List Australian-Born Population 2016 Usual Resident Population % Australian born, Australian-Born Population 2016 Usual Resident Population People born in Australia, Australian-Born Population 2016 Usual Resident Population Total population, Geometry Field, PHA Code, PHA Name, People Born (Overseas) In Predominantly English Speaking Countries 2016 Usual Resident Population % born overseas in English speaking countries, People Born (Overseas) In Predominantly English Speaking Countries 2016 Usual Resident Population People born (overseas) in English speaking countries, People Born (Overseas) In Predominantly English Speaking Countries 2016 Usual Resident Population Total population, People Born In A Predominantly Non-English Speaking (Nes) Country Resident In Australia For Five Years Or More 2016 Usual Resident Population % born in a NES country resident in Australia for five years or more, People Born In A Predominantly Non-English Speaking (Nes) Country Resident In Australia For Five Years Or More 2016 Usual Resident Population People born in a NES country resident in Australia for five years or more, People Born In A Predominantly Non-English Speaking (Nes) Country Resident In Australia For Five Years Or More 2016 Usual Resident Population Total population, People Born In A Predominantly Non-English Speaking (Nes) Country Resident In Australia For Less Than Five Years 2016 Usual Resident Population % born in a NES country resident in Australia for less than five years, People Born In A Predominantly Non-English Speaking (Nes) Country Resident In Australia For Less Than Five Years 2016 Usual Resident Population People born in a NES country resident in Australia for less than five years, People Born In A Predominantly Non-English Speaking (Nes) Country Resident In Australia For Less Than Five Years 2016 Usual Resident Population Total population, People Born In Predominantly Non-English Speaking Countries 2016 Usual Resident Population % born in non-English speaking countries, People Born In Predominantly Non-English Speaking Countries 2016 Usual Resident Population People born in non-English speaking countries, People Born In Predominantly Non-English Speaking Countries 2016 Usual Resident Population Total population, People Born Overseas Reporting Poor Proficiency In English 2016 Usual Resident Population % born overseas who speak English not well or not at all, People Born Overseas Reporting Poor Proficiency In English 2016 Usual Resident Population People aged 5 years and over, People Born Overseas Reporting Poor Proficiency In English 2016 Usual Resident Population People born overseas who speak English not well or not at all
Attribution Torrens University Australia - Public Health Information Development Unit, (2018): PHIDU - Birthplace - Non-English Speaking Residents (PHA) 2016; accessed from AURIN on [date of access].
Coordinate Ref. System EPSG:4283 (GDA_1994)
Copyright Notice © Torrens University Australia - Public Health Information Development Unit 2018
Geometry Field wkb_geometry
Key pha_code
Type dataset
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