2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Athol Park

Code SSC41081 (SSC)
People 1,307
Male 657
Female 650
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 1,032
People born overseas 522
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 322
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 582
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $493
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $120
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Athol Park % Australia %
Total 1,307 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 657 50.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 650 49.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 55 4.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,307 people were usually resident in Athol Park (State Suburbs): of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Of the total population 4.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Athol Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 100 7.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 210 16.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 163 12.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 494 37.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 136 10.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 204 15.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.7% of people usually resident in Athol Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Athol Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,032 79.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 522 39.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 79.0% of people usually resident in Athol Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 39.9% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Athol Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 409 41.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 146 14.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 81 8.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 363 36.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 41.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Athol Park (State Suburbs) were married, 14.6% were either separated or divorced, 8.1% were widowed and 36.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Athol Park % Australia %
Australia 626 47.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Athol Park % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Athol Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 183 50.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 91 24.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 9 2.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 14 3.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 69 18.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 518 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 366 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 366 people aged 15 years and over in Athol Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 50.0% worked full-time, 24.9% worked part-time, 2.5% were away from work, 3.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 18.9% were unemployed. 518 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Athol Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 248 -- 466 --
Family 592 -- 1,171 --
Household 493 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Athol Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $248, the median family income was $592 and the median household income was $493.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Athol Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 95 29.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 115 35.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 104 32.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 8 2.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 322 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 322 families in Athol Park (State Suburbs): of these 29.5% were couple families without children, 35.7% were couple families with children, 32.3% were one parent families and 2.5% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Athol Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 514 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 582 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 514 occupied private dwellings were counted in Athol Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Athol Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 302 58.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 176 34.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 36 7.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Athol Park (State Suburbs), 58.8% were separate houses, 34.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Athol Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 165 32.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 83 16.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 199 38.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 67 13.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Athol Park (State Suburbs), 32.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 16.1% were owned with a mortgage and 38.7% were rented.

Landlord type Athol Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 16 8.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 133 66.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 38 19.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 4.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Athol Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 8.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 66.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 19.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Athol Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Athol Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Athol Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 312 60.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 142 27.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 15 2.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Athol Park (State Suburbs), 60.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.9% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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