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Burnside (C)

Code LGA40700 (LGA)
People 42,192
Male 19,921
Female 22,271
Median age 44
Families 11,263
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 18,925
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,472
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $290
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 42,192 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 19,921 47.2 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 22,271 52.8 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 134 0.3 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 42,192 people in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas) of these 47.2% were male and 52.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,696 4.0 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 2,364 5.6 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 2,646 6.3 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 2,990 7.1 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 2,946 7.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 2,049 4.9 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,735 4.1 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 2,230 5.3 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 2,836 6.7 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 3,043 7.2 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 3,194 7.6 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 2,927 6.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 2,965 7.0 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 2,379 5.6 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,768 4.2 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 1,441 3.4 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 1,427 3.4 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 1,556 3.7 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 18,640 52.5 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 753 2.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 2,703 7.6 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 2,587 7.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 10,808 30.5 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 52.5% were married and 9.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 16,857 52.6 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,947 6.1 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 13,248 41.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 481 3.6 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 2,044 15.3 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 685 5.1 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 929 7.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,013 7.6 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 556 4.2 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 1,311 9.8 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 609 4.6 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3,414 25.6 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 253 1.9 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 2,058 15.4 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 13,353 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas) 31.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.4% were in primary school, 21.6% in secondary school and 30.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 28,887 68.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 14,606 36.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 3,043 7.6 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 2,172 5.4 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 20,210 50.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), 50.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 11,650 54.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 7,535 35.5 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 1,117 5.3 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 942 4.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 21,244 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 21,244 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas). Of these 54.8% were employed full time, 35.5% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 3,002 14.8 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 2,214 10.9 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 2,323 11.4 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 2,998 14.8 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 8,645 42.6 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), 14.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 715 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 2,123 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,472 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas) was $715.

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

Unpaid work Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 26,721 75.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 9,566 27.0 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 4,502 12.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 8,706 24.5 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.0% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 8,680 24.5 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 9,922 28.0 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 4,859 13.7 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 3,262 9.2 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,620 41.0 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 5,076 45.1 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,367 12.1 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 199 1.8 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), 45.1% were couple families with children, 41.0% were couple families without children and 12.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.3 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.7 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas) 17.3% of single parents were male and 82.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,453 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,119 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,119 and those without children was $2,453.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,803 18.6 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 450 4.6 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 2,309 23.8 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,364 14.1 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 644 6.6 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,935 20.0 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 519 5.4 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 673 6.9 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 18.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 23.8% 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 Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 16,593 90.4 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,755 9.6 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), 90.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 11,397 68.7 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,228 13.4 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,956 17.8 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 12 0.1 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), 68.7% were separate houses, 13.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 17.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 27 0.2 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 795 4.8 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 4,453 26.8 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 6,600 39.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 4,495 27.1 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 225 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 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 4.8% had 1 bedroom, 26.8% had 2 bedrooms and 39.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 7,232 43.6 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 5,038 30.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 3,600 21.7 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 352 2.1 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 375 2.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), 43.6% were owned outright, 30.4% were owned with a mortgage and 21.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 11,180 67.4 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 4,886 29.4 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 531 3.2 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 67.4% were family households, 29.4% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 19.3 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), 19.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 19.3% 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 Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 290 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.0 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.0 -- 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 Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.0 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.0 -- 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 Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
None 1,154 7.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 6,216 37.5 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 6,323 38.1 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 2,548 15.4 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 355 2.1 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), 37.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.4% 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 Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 136 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 65 47.8 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 71 52.2 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), there were 136 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 65 (or 47.8%) were male and 71 (or 52.2%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,196 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,196.

Mortgage and rent Burnside (C) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 275 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,750 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Burnside (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $275 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,750.

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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