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Australia | South Australia | Local Government Areas

Walkerville (M)

Code LGA48260 (LGA)
People 7,000
Male 3,403
Female 3,597
Median age 44
Families 1,796
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,215
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,451
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $261
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 Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 7,000 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,403 48.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,597 51.4 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 0.4 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,000 people in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 284 4.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 355 5.1 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 389 5.6 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 460 6.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 490 7.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 360 5.1 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 300 4.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 381 5.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 509 7.3 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 451 6.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 504 7.2 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 500 7.1 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 508 7.3 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 358 5.1 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 345 4.9 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 260 3.7 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 274 3.9 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 273 3.9 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,059 51.2 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 121 2.0 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 438 7.3 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 477 8.0 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,875 31.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 51.2% were married and 9.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,736 52.2 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 291 5.5 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,219 42.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 77 3.5 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 251 11.5 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 74 3.4 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 213 9.8 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 70 3.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 88 4.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 293 13.4 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 97 4.4 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 535 24.5 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 43 2.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 440 20.2 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,181 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas) 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.6% were in primary school, 20.7% in secondary school and 29.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 4,847 69.2 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,325 35.4 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 474 7.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 388 5.9 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,384 51.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), 51.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 35.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,900 55.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,178 34.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 170 5.0 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 154 4.5 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,402 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,402 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas). Of these 55.8% were employed full time, 34.6% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 482 14.8 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 316 9.7 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 376 11.6 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 475 14.6 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,429 44.0 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), 14.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 699 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 2,118 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,451 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas) was $699.

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

Unpaid work Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,347 72.8 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,516 25.4 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 735 12.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,488 24.9 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.4% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,431 24.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,633 27.4 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 739 12.4 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 549 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 Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), 27.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% 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 Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 785 43.7 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 771 42.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 199 11.1 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 43 2.4 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), 42.9% were couple families with children, 43.7% were couple families without children and 11.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.8 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.2 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas) 19.8% of single parents were male and 80.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,409 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,198 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,198 and those without children was $2,409.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 309 19.9 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 74 4.8 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 353 22.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 210 13.5 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 108 7.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 325 20.9 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 69 4.4 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 104 6.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 19.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 22.7% 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 Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,740 90.1 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 301 9.9 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,070 75.5 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 316 11.5 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 324 11.8 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 26 0.9 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), 75.5% were separate houses, 11.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.2 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 152 5.5 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 657 24.0 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,143 41.7 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 706 25.8 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 76 2.8 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 5.5% had 1 bedroom, 24.0% had 2 bedrooms and 41.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,180 43.1 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 708 25.8 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 710 25.9 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 43 1.6 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 99 3.6 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), 43.1% were owned outright, 25.8% were owned with a mortgage and 25.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,776 64.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 841 30.7 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 123 4.5 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 64.8% were family households, 30.7% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

Household income Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.6 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 19.6 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), 22.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 19.6% 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 Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 261 -- 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 Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 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 Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
None 247 9.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 992 36.2 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,007 36.7 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 407 14.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 88 3.2 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), 36.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.8% 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 Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 26 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 53.8 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 12 46.2 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), there were 26 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 53.8%) were male and 12 (or 46.2%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Walkerville (M) % 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 -- 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 Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $833.

Mortgage and rent Walkerville (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 233 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Walkerville (M) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $233 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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