2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Elizabeth Vale

Code SSC41436 (SSC)
People 3,667
Male 1,766
Female 1,901
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 2,979
People born overseas 1,055
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 909
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,815
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $550
Median monthly mortgage repayment $721
Median weekly rent $122
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People — demographics
People Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
Total 3,667 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,766 48.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,901 51.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 97 2.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,667 people were usually resident in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs): of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Of the total population 2.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
People
0-4 years 219 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 439 12.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 452 12.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,268 34.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 352 9.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 938 25.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.9% of people usually resident in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 35.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,979 81.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,055 28.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 81.2% of people usually resident in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 28.8% were born overseas and 0.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,144 38.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 498 16.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 394 13.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 980 32.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 38.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) were married, 16.5% were either separated or divorced, 13.1% were widowed and 32.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
Australia 2,263 61.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Elizabeth Vale % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 618 55.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 317 28.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 30 2.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 30 2.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 120 10.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,609 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,115 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,115 people aged 15 years and over in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 55.4% worked full-time, 28.4% worked part-time, 2.7% were away from work, 2.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 10.8% were unemployed. 1,609 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 313 -- 466 --
Family 642 -- 1,171 --
Household 550 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $313, the median family income was $642 and the median household income was $550.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
Couple family without children 370 40.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 276 30.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 248 27.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 15 1.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 909 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 909 families in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs): of these 40.7% were couple families without children, 30.4% were couple families with children, 27.3% were one parent families and 1.7% 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 Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,684 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,815 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,684 occupied private dwellings were counted in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 912 54.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 716 42.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 56 3.3 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 Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 54.2% were separate houses, 42.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 427 25.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 393 23.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 678 40.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 35 2.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 151 9.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 25.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 23.3% were owned with a mortgage and 40.3% were rented.

Landlord type Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 131 19.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 341 50.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 191 28.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 18 2.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 19.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 50.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 28.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
Median weekly rent 122 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 721 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $122. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $721. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Elizabeth Vale % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 897 53.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 651 38.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 39 2.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 53.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 38.7% were single (or lone) person households and 2.3% 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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