2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Port Vincent (L)

Code UCL422600 (UCL)
People 472
Male 229
Female 243
Median age 61
Australian citizenship 437
People born overseas 55
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 134
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 549
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $514
Median monthly mortgage repayment $661
Median weekly rent $120
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Total 472 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 229 48.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 243 51.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 472 people were usually resident in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 11 2.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 40 8.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 26 5.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 105 22.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 93 19.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 197 41.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 61 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 10.8% of people usually resident in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 61.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 61 years.

Selected characteristics Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 437 92.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 55 11.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.6% of people usually resident in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 11.7% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 284 67.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 45 10.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 43 10.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 54 12.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 67.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.7% were either separated or divorced, 10.2% were widowed and 12.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Australia 392 83.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Port Vincent (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Port Vincent (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 70 48.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 49 33.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 4 2.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 18 12.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 256 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 145 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 145 people aged 15 years and over in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 48.3% worked full-time, 33.8% worked part-time, 2.8% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 12.4% were unemployed. 256 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 263 -- 466 --
Family 575 -- 1,171 --
Household 514 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $263, the median family income was $575 and the median household income was $514.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 88 65.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 33 24.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 13 9.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 134 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 134 families in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 65.7% were couple families without children, 24.6% were couple families with children, 9.7% were one parent families and 0.0% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 220 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 549 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 220 occupied private dwellings were counted in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 192 87.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 13 5.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 15 6.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.9% were flats, units or apartments and 6.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 123 55.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 36 16.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 43 19.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 1.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 7.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 55.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 16.4% were owned with a mortgage and 19.5% were rented.

Landlord type Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 11 25.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 8 18.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 25 58.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 25.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 18.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 58.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 661 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $661. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Port Vincent (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 137 62.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 62 28.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 1.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Port Vincent (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.2% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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