2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | Local Government Areas

Tatiara (DC)

Code LGA47630 (LGA)
People 6,556
Male 3,371
Female 3,185
Median age 40
Families 1,763
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 3,107
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $946
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,000
Median weekly rent $132
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 6,556 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,371 51.4 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,185 48.6 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 49 0.7 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,556 people in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 441 6.7 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 432 6.6 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 542 8.3 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 439 6.7 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 298 4.5 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 337 5.1 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 390 5.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 413 6.3 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 505 7.7 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 477 7.3 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 435 6.6 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 434 6.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 397 6.1 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 282 4.3 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 232 3.5 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 192 2.9 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 144 2.2 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 165 2.5 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,888 56.2 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 141 2.7 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 365 7.1 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 318 6.2 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,431 27.8 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 56.2% were married and 9.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,585 56.1 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 461 10.0 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,558 33.8 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 87 5.1 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 687 40.0 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 10 0.6 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 435 25.3 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 5 0.3 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 20 1.2 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 88 5.1 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 53 3.1 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 47 2.7 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 286 16.6 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,718 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas) 26.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.5% were in primary school, 26.7% in secondary school and 8.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 5,696 86.9 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 757 11.9 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 231 3.6 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 185 2.9 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,167 81.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), 81.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,066 59.2 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 964 27.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 363 10.4 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 94 2.7 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,487 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,487 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas). Of these 59.2% were employed full time, 27.6% were employed part-time and 2.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 352 10.4 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 267 7.9 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 341 10.0 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 446 13.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,624 47.8 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), 10.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 528 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,152 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 946 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas) was $528.

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

Unpaid work Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,853 74.9 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,560 30.3 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 507 9.9 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,971 38.3 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.3% provided care for children and 9.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 38.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,053 20.5 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,364 26.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 753 14.6 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 684 13.3 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), 26.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 791 44.9 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 767 43.5 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 188 10.7 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 17 1.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), 43.5% were couple families with children, 44.9% were couple families without children and 10.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 28.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 72.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas) 28.0% of single parents were male and 72.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,441 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,476 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,476 and those without children was $1,441.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 362 23.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 61 3.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 417 26.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 191 12.2 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 59 3.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 237 15.2 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 150 9.6 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 85 5.4 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 23.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 26.7% 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 Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,469 82.0 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 542 18.0 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), 82.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,347 95.0 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 64 2.6 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 28 1.1 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 31 1.3 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), 95.0% were separate houses, 2.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 0.4 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 66 2.7 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 250 10.1 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,346 54.5 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 765 31.0 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 34 1.4 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 10.1% had 2 bedrooms and 54.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 944 38.2 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 819 33.2 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 593 24.0 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 68 2.8 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 1.9 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), 38.2% were owned outright, 33.2% were owned with a mortgage and 24.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,750 70.9 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 655 26.5 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 65 2.6 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 70.9% were family households, 26.5% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.4 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), 26.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.4% 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 Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 132 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
None 99 4.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 720 29.1 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 987 39.9 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 618 25.0 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 47 1.9 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), 29.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.0% 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 Tatiara (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 50 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 27 54.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 23 46.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), there were 50 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 27 (or 54.0%) were male and 23 (or 46.0%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tatiara (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 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,449 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tatiara (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,449.

Mortgage and rent Tatiara (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 1,097 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Tatiara (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 $1,097.

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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