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Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC)

Code LGA41140 (LGA)
People 8,749
Male 4,340
Female 4,409
Median age 43
Families 2,418
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 4,222
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $945
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 8,749 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,340 49.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,409 50.4 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 86 1.0 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,749 people in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 567 6.5 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 561 6.4 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 574 6.6 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 504 5.8 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 406 4.6 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 416 4.8 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 404 4.6 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 482 5.5 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 641 7.3 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 615 7.0 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 641 7.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 696 8.0 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 619 7.1 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 550 6.3 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 362 4.1 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 271 3.1 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 229 2.6 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 212 2.4 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,960 56.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 209 3.0 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 570 8.1 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 470 6.7 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,830 26.0 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 56.3% were married and 11.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,522 56.5 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 628 10.1 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,085 33.4 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 112 4.9 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 534 23.6 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 204 9.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 99 4.4 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 458 20.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 0.4 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 67 3.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 165 7.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 103 4.6 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 46 2.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 467 20.6 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,263 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas) 25.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.9% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 11.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 7,590 86.7 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,054 12.6 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 376 4.5 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 348 4.2 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,592 78.8 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), 78.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,509 57.4 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,445 33.1 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 267 6.1 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 147 3.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,368 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 4,368 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas). Of these 57.4% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 526 12.5 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 445 10.5 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 474 11.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 549 13.0 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,963 46.5 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

Occupation Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 523 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,193 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 945 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas) was $523.

Travel to work, top responses Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,323 75.6 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,983 28.2 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 848 12.0 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,532 36.0 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 36.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,374 19.5 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,911 27.1 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,065 15.1 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 973 13.8 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,218 50.4 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 923 38.2 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 259 10.7 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 18 0.7 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), 38.2% were couple families with children, 50.4% were couple families without children and 10.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.2 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.8 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas) 19.2% of single parents were male and 80.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,538 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,837 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,837 and those without children was $1,538.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 416 19.4 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 100 4.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 536 25.0 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 258 12.0 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 129 6.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 409 19.1 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 129 6.0 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 165 7.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 19.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 25.0% 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 Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,398 83.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 688 16.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), 83.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,217 94.6 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 65 1.9 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 81 2.4 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 31 0.9 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), 94.6% were separate houses, 1.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 112 3.3 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 572 16.8 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,744 51.3 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 922 27.1 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 51 1.5 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 16.8% had 2 bedrooms and 51.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,351 39.7 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,134 33.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 820 24.1 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 23 0.7 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 72 2.1 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), 39.7% were owned outright, 33.4% were owned with a mortgage and 24.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 2,398 70.5 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 916 26.9 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 86 2.5 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 70.5% were family households, 26.9% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.3 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.6 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), 29.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.6% 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 Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.5 -- 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 Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
None 159 4.7 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,037 30.5 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,318 38.8 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 815 24.0 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 71 2.1 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), 30.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.0% 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 Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 88 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 49 55.7 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 39 44.3 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), there were 88 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 49 (or 55.7%) were male and 39 (or 44.3%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Clare and Gilbert Valleys (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 3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 833 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $833.

Mortgage and rent Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 180 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $180 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,000.

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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