2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Vale Park

Code SSC42716 (SSC)
People 2,023
Male 985
Female 1,038
Australian citizenship 1,899
People born overseas 470
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27
Families 616
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 913
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Vale Park % Australia %
Total 2,023 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 985 48.7 9,270,466 49.4
Female 1,038 51.3 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 0.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 2,023 people were counted in Vale Park (State Suburbs): of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Vale Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 97 4.8 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 204 10.1 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 243 12.0 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 795 39.3 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 262 13.0 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 432 21.4 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Vale Park (State Suburbs) there were 301 children aged 0-14 years and 694 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Vale Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,899 93.9 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 470 23.2 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27 1.3 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Vale Park (State Suburbs), 1,899 people were Australian citizens, 470 were born overseas and 27 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Vale Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,036 59.8 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 119 6.9 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 116 6.7 919,904 6.2
Never married 466 26.9 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Vale Park (State Suburbs), 59.8% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 6.9% were separated or divorced, 6.7% were widowed and 26.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Vale Park % Australia %
Australia 1,515 74.9 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Vale Park % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Vale Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 534 57.2 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 326 34.9 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 19 2.0 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 55 5.9 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 763 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 934 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 934 people aged 15 years and over in Vale Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.2% worked full-time, 34.9% worked part-time, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.9% were unemployed. 763 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Vale Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 288 46.8 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 242 39.3 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 74 12.0 762,632 15.4
Other family 12 1.9 88,864 1.8
Total families 616 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Vale Park (State Suburbs), 616 families were counted: of these, 46.8% were couple families without children, 39.3% were couple families with children, 12.0% were one parent families and 1.9% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household type

Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Vale Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 852 93.3 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 913 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Vale Park (State Suburbs), 852 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Vale Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 757 88.8 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 1.1 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 32 3.8 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 51 6.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.4 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Vale Park (State Suburbs), 88.8% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.8% were flats, units or apartments and 6.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Vale Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 523 61.4 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 161 18.9 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 117 13.7 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 25 2.9 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 24 2.8 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Vale Park (State Suburbs), 61.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.9% were being purchased and 13.7% were rented.

Landlord type Vale Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 28 23.9 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 5 4.3 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 80 68.4 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 2.6 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Vale Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 23.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 4.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 68.4% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Vale Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 612 71.8 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 174 20.4 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 23 2.7 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Vale Park (State Suburbs), 71.8% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.4% were single (or lone) person households and 2.7% 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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