2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Devon Park

Code SSC41341 (SSC)
People 775
Male 372
Female 403
Australian citizenship 687
People born overseas 227
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 174
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 408
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Devon Park % Australia %
Total 775 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 372 48.0 9,270,466 49.4
Female 403 52.0 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 1.8 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 775 people were counted in Devon Park (State Suburbs): of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Of the total population 1.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Devon Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 57 7.4 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 83 10.7 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 93 12.0 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 339 43.7 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 67 8.6 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 138 17.8 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Devon Park (State Suburbs) there were 140 children aged 0-14 years and 205 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Devon Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 687 88.6 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 227 29.3 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.4 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Devon Park (State Suburbs), 687 people were Australian citizens, 227 were born overseas and 3 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Devon Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 226 35.5 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 118 18.5 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 74 11.6 919,904 6.2
Never married 235 36.9 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Devon Park (State Suburbs), 35.5% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 18.5% were separated or divorced, 11.6% were widowed and 36.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Devon Park % Australia %
Australia 511 65.9 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Devon Park % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Devon Park % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Devon Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 175 51.6 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 116 34.2 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 6 1.8 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 42 12.4 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 285 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 339 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 339 people aged 15 years and over in Devon Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 51.6% worked full-time, 34.2% worked part-time, 1.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 12.4% were unemployed. 285 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Devon Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Devon Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Devon Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 56 32.2 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 65 37.4 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 44 25.3 762,632 15.4
Other family 9 5.2 88,864 1.8
Total families 174 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Devon Park (State Suburbs), 174 families were counted: of these, 32.2% were couple families without children, 37.4% were couple families with children, 25.3% were one parent families and 5.2% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | household type

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Devon Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 392 96.1 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 408 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Devon Park (State Suburbs), 392 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Devon Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 195 49.7 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 92 23.5 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 102 26.0 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 3 0.8 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Devon Park (State Suburbs), 49.7% were separate houses, 23.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 26.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Devon Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 94 24.0 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 68 17.3 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 220 56.1 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 9 2.3 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 12 3.1 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Devon Park (State Suburbs), 24.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 17.3% were being purchased and 56.1% were rented.

Landlord type Devon Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 24 10.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 118 53.6 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 71 32.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 1.4 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Devon Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 10.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 53.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 32.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Devon Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 172 43.9 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 186 47.4 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 23 5.9 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Devon Park (State Suburbs), 43.9% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 47.4% were single (or lone) person households and 5.9% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 9/03/2006

Data for this Quickstats has been sourced from the 2001 Basic Community Profile catalogue No. 2001.0 and the 2001 Indigenous Profile catalogue No. 2002.0. Indigenous Statistics are only available for selected geographic areas. The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2001 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070. www.abs.gov.au/census

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