2011 Census QuickStats

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Spalding (SA)

Code SSC40681 (SSC)
People 382
Male 196
Female 186
Median age 42
Families 113
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 201
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $988
Median monthly mortgage repayments $715
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 382 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 196 51.3 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 186 48.7 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 1.0 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 382 people in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs) of these 51.3% were male and 48.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 32 8.3 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 21 5.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 27 7.0 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 24 6.2 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 7 1.8 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 17 4.4 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 32 8.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 26 6.8 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 29 7.5 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 26 6.8 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 29 7.5 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 23 6.0 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 34 8.8 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 23 6.0 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 13 3.4 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 2.3 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 2.1 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.3 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 181 59.5 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 2.0 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 26 8.6 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 5.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 75 24.7 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.5% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 65 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 179 62.6 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 34 11.9 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 73 25.5 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 50 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 50 years.

Education Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 8 8.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 19 19.8 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 11 11.5 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 3.1 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 30 31.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 7.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 3.1 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.1 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 12 12.5 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 96 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs) 24.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.0% were in primary school, 30.9% in secondary school and 11.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 362 94.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 23 6.1 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 14 3.7 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 8 2.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 332 88.1 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), 88.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 139 68.5 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 46 22.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 9 4.4 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 4.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 203 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 203 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs). Of these 68.5% were employed full time, 22.7% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 18 9.1 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 10.7 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 10 5.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 9.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 119 60.4 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), 9.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 60.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 554 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,171 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 988 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs) was $554.

Travel to work, top responses Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 237 78.0 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 107 35.3 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 43 14.1 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 134 44.1 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.3% provided care for children and 14.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 44.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 54 17.9 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 74 24.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 54 17.9 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 51 16.9 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.9% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 54 48.2 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 50 44.6 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 8 7.1 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), 44.6% were couple families with children, 48.2% were couple families without children and 7.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,833 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,675 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,675 and those without children was $1,833.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 32 29.9 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.8 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 24 22.4 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 19 17.8 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 7.5 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 13.1 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 4 3.7 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 2.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 29.9% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 22.4% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 148 74.0 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 52 26.0 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), 74.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 26.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 145 100.0 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 16.8 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 85 57.0 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 33 22.1 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.0 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 16.8% had 2 bedrooms and 57.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 70 47.0 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 48 32.2 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 25 16.8 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), 47.0% were owned outright, 32.2% were owned with a mortgage and 16.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 112 76.7 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 34 23.3 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.7% were family households, 23.3% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.2 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), 29.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.9 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.1 -- 9.3 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 715 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 8.8 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
None 8 5.4 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 40 26.8 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 50 33.6 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 48 32.2 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.0 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), 26.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 32.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 34 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 34 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Spalding (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Spalding (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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