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Barunga West (DC)

Code LGA40430 (LGA)
People 2,456
Male 1,262
Female 1,194
Median age 51
Families 681
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,866
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $714
Median monthly mortgage repayments $867
Median weekly rent $145
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,456 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,262 51.4 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,194 48.6 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 43 1.8 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,456 people in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 109 4.4 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 120 4.9 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 155 6.3 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 115 4.7 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 64 2.6 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 86 3.5 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 80 3.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 127 5.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 154 6.3 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 179 7.3 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 196 8.0 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 197 8.0 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 247 10.1 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 201 8.2 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 121 4.9 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 124 5.0 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 88 3.6 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 93 3.8 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 51 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,182 57.1 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 58 2.8 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 209 10.1 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 199 9.6 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 422 20.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 57.1% were married and 12.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,021 57.3 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 158 8.9 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 604 33.9 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 51 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 26 4.8 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 158 29.2 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 0.6 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 17 3.1 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 103 19.0 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 1.1 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 3.1 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 21 3.9 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 16 3.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 7 1.3 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 167 30.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 541 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas) 22.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.9% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 7.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,151 87.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 233 10.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 85 3.6 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 77 3.3 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,938 83.1 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), 83.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 556 57.1 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 323 33.2 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 50 5.1 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 45 4.6 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 974 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 974 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas). Of these 57.1% were employed full time, 33.2% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 127 13.7 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 96 10.3 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 103 11.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 86 9.3 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 471 50.8 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), 13.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 404 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 918 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 714 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas) was $404.

Travel to work, top responses Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,388 67.0 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 468 22.6 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 265 12.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 719 34.7 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.6% provided care for children and 12.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 34.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 313 15.1 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 478 23.1 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 275 13.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 325 15.7 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), 23.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 394 57.9 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 211 31.0 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 69 10.1 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 0.9 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), 31.0% were couple families with children, 57.9% were couple families without children and 10.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas) 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,591 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,951 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,951 and those without children was $1,591.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 86 14.1 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 17 2.8 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 128 21.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 66 10.9 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 41 6.7 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 208 34.2 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 19 3.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 43 7.1 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 14.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 21.1% 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 Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,029 57.3 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 767 42.7 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), 57.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 42.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 967 93.9 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.3 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 43 4.2 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 12 1.2 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), 93.9% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 40 3.9 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 206 20.0 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 541 52.5 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 229 22.2 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 1.4 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.9% had 1 bedroom, 20.0% had 2 bedrooms and 52.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 575 55.9 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 208 20.2 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 193 18.8 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 28 2.7 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 24 2.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), 55.9% were owned outright, 20.2% were owned with a mortgage and 18.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 678 65.9 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 330 32.1 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 21 2.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 65.9% were family households, 32.1% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 42.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.9 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), 42.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.9% 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 Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 145 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
None 49 4.8 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 396 38.4 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 371 36.0 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 188 18.2 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 2.6 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), 38.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.2% 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 Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 43 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 24 55.8 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 19 44.2 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), there were 43 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 24 (or 55.8%) were male and 19 (or 44.2%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Barunga West (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,550 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,550.

Mortgage and rent Barunga West (DC) % 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 867 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Barunga West (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $867.

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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