2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Oaklands Park

Code SSC42206 (SSC)
People 3,126
Male 1,493
Female 1,633
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 2,671
People born overseas 629
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11
Families 789
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,660
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $645
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $118
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People — demographics
People Oaklands Park % Australia %
Total 3,126 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,493 47.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,633 52.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 52 1.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,126 people were usually resident in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs): of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Of the total population 1.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Oaklands Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 118 3.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 276 8.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 404 12.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,178 37.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 353 11.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 796 25.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 12.6% of people usually resident in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 36.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Oaklands Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,671 85.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 629 20.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.4% of people usually resident in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 20.1% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Oaklands Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,086 39.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 397 14.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 325 11.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 926 33.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 39.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs) were married, 14.5% were either separated or divorced, 11.9% were widowed and 33.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Oaklands Park % Australia %
Australia 2,235 71.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Oaklands Park % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Oaklands Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 739 56.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 405 30.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 51 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 34 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 89 6.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,240 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,318 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,318 people aged 15 years and over in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.1% worked full-time, 30.7% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.8% were unemployed. 1,240 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Oaklands Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 386 -- 466 --
Family 966 -- 1,171 --
Household 645 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $386, the median family income was $966 and the median household income was $645.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Oaklands Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 379 48.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 219 27.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 179 22.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 12 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 789 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 789 families in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs): of these 48.0% were couple families without children, 27.8% were couple families with children, 22.7% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Oaklands Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,540 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,660 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,540 occupied private dwellings were counted in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Oaklands Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 737 47.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 463 30.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 337 21.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.2 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs), 47.9% were separate houses, 30.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 21.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Oaklands Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 436 28.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 340 22.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 653 42.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 7 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 104 6.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs), 28.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 22.1% were owned with a mortgage and 42.4% were rented.

Landlord type Oaklands Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 156 23.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 334 51.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 153 23.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 1.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 23.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 51.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 23.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Oaklands Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 118 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $118. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 1.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Oaklands Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 783 50.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 631 41.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 65 4.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Oaklands Park (State Suburbs), 50.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 41.0% were single (or lone) person households and 4.2% 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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