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Karoonda East Murray (DC)

Code LGA43080 (LGA)
People 1,033
Male 537
Female 496
Median age 46
Families 288
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 586
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $761
Median monthly mortgage repayments $802
Median weekly rent $88
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,033 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 537 52.0 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 496 48.0 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 1.2 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,033 people in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas) of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 62 6.0 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 59 5.7 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 72 7.0 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 67 6.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 33 3.2 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 23 2.2 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 41 4.0 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 69 6.7 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 66 6.4 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 91 8.8 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 84 8.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 80 7.7 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 98 9.5 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 47 4.5 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 38 3.7 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 48 4.6 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 33 3.2 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 22 2.1 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 496 59.1 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 24 2.9 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 58 6.9 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 55 6.6 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 206 24.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 59.1% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 58 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 452 59.2 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 46 6.0 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 266 34.8 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 18 6.9 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 89 34.4 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 2.3 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 59 22.8 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 6 2.3 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 4.6 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 1.2 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.3 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 60 23.2 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 259 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas) 24.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.7% were in primary school, 25.1% in secondary school and 5.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 904 87.4 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 84 8.7 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 33 3.4 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 35 3.6 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 810 84.2 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), 84.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 316 62.3 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 145 28.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 33 6.5 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 13 2.6 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 507 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 507 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas). Of these 62.3% were employed full time, 28.6% were employed part-time and 2.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 54 11.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 42 8.6 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 45 9.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 42 8.6 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 273 55.6 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), 11.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 389 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 887 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 761 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas) was $389.

Travel to work, top responses Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 592 70.7 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 219 26.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 107 12.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 300 35.8 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.1% 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, 35.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 165 19.7 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 179 21.4 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 116 13.9 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 132 15.8 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), 21.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 141 48.8 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 117 40.5 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 25 8.7 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 2.1 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), 40.5% were couple families with children, 48.8% were couple families without children and 8.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 41.7 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 58.3 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas) 41.7% of single parents were male and 58.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,125 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,354 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,354 and those without children was $1,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 55 21.3 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 5.0 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 60 23.3 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 30 11.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 5.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 49 19.0 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 20 7.8 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 6.2 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 21.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 23.3% 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 Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 414 72.6 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 156 27.4 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), 72.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 27.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 401 97.1 494,471 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 12 2.9 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), 97.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.7 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 2.7 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 52 12.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 247 59.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 88 21.3 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 2.9 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 Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 12.6% had 2 bedrooms and 59.8% 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 Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 201 48.8 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 103 25.0 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 86 20.9 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 1.7 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 3.6 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), 48.8% were owned outright, 25.0% were owned with a mortgage and 20.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 284 69.1 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 116 28.2 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 2.7 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 69.1% were family households, 28.2% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.8 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), 39.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.8% 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 Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 88 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.7 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.3 -- 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 Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 802 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.3 -- 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 Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
None 8 1.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 102 24.8 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 132 32.0 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 151 36.7 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 4.6 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), 24.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 36.7% 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 Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 75.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 25.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 75.0%) were male and 3 (or 25.0%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Karoonda East Murray (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 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,100 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,100.

Mortgage and rent Karoonda East Murray (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 54 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Karoonda East Murray (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $54 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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