2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Aldgate

Code SSC40006 (SSC)
People 3,200
Male 1,586
Female 1,614
Median age 44
Families 938
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,203
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,887
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $325
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Total 3,200 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,586 49.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,614 50.4 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 0.3 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,200 people in Aldgate (State Suburbs) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 170 5.3 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 219 6.8 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 207 6.5 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 242 7.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 182 5.7 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 67 2.1 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 104 3.2 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 192 6.0 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 232 7.2 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 251 7.8 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 299 9.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 286 8.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 288 9.0 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 216 6.7 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 112 3.5 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 43 1.3 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 48 1.5 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 43 1.3 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Aldgate (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,582 60.8 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 40 1.5 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 149 5.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 103 4.0 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 728 28.0 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Aldgate (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.8% were married and 7.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Aldgate (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,451 60.5 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 183 7.6 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 764 31.9 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Aldgate (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 43 4.4 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 182 18.6 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 41 4.2 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 120 12.2 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 84 8.6 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 39 4.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 107 10.9 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 65 6.6 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 211 21.5 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 19 1.9 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 69 7.0 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 980 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Aldgate (State Suburbs) 30.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.9% were in primary school, 23.4% in secondary school and 28.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,523 78.8 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 811 26.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 264 8.5 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 183 5.9 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,859 59.6 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), 59.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 933 52.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 683 38.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 97 5.5 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 53 3.0 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,766 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,766 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Aldgate (State Suburbs). Of these 52.8% were employed full time, 38.7% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 286 16.7 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 186 10.9 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 208 12.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 208 12.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 724 42.3 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Aldgate (State Suburbs), 16.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Aldgate (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 740 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 2,068 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,887 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Aldgate (State Suburbs) was $740.

Travel to work, top responses Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,174 83.5 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 877 33.7 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 380 14.6 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 855 32.8 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.7% provided care for children and 14.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 599 23.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 828 31.8 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 423 16.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 322 12.4 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Aldgate (State Suburbs), 31.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 356 37.9 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 482 51.3 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 89 9.5 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 1.3 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Aldgate (State Suburbs), 51.3% were couple families with children, 37.9% were couple families without children and 9.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Aldgate (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,343 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,948 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,948 and those without children was $2,343.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 155 18.5 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 40 4.8 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 236 28.2 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 113 13.5 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 65 7.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 131 15.6 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 51 6.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 47 5.6 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 28.2% 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 Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,086 91.4 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 102 8.6 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), 91.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,079 99.4 494,471 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 7 0.6 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Aldgate (State Suburbs), 99.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 17 1.6 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 101 9.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 476 43.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 480 44.2 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.1 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 9.3% had 2 bedrooms and 43.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 468 43.1 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 510 46.9 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 94 8.6 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.3 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 1.1 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Aldgate (State Suburbs), 43.1% were owned outright, 46.9% were owned with a mortgage and 8.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 922 84.9 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 143 13.2 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 21 1.9 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.9% were family households, 13.2% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 10.2 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 21.8 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), 10.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 21.8% 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 Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 325 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.4 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.6 -- 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 Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.5 -- 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 Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
None 18 1.7 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 246 22.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 524 48.3 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 284 26.2 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 13 1.2 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), 22.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.2% 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 Aldgate % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 63.6 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 4 36.4 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Aldgate (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 63.6%) were male and 4 (or 36.4%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Aldgate % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

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

In Aldgate (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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