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Aldinga

Code SSC40007 (SSC)
People 448
Male 227
Female 221
Median age 48
Families 122
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 234
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $789
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,192
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Total 448 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 227 50.7 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 221 49.3 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 2.0 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 448 people in Aldinga (State Suburbs) of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 27 6.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 23 5.2 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 29 6.5 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 18 4.0 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 14 3.1 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 21 4.7 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 4.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 22 4.9 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 41 9.2 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 45 10.1 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 27 6.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 40 9.0 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 49 11.0 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 24 5.4 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 19 4.3 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 14 3.1 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 1.6 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.9 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Aldinga (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 163 44.1 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 2.4 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 63 17.0 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 20 5.4 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 115 31.1 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Aldinga (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.1% were married and 19.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 64 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Aldinga (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 156 46.4 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 38 11.3 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 142 42.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Aldinga (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 6 5.4 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 11 9.9 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 10 9.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 20 18.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 6 5.4 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 13 11.7 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 6.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 10.8 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 26 23.4 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 111 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Aldinga (State Suburbs) 25.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.8% were in primary school, 16.7% in secondary school and 17.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 330 73.7 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 125 29.7 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 47 11.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 3.6 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 234 55.6 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), 55.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 82 41.6 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 83 42.1 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 20 10.2 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 6.1 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 197 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 197 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Aldinga (State Suburbs). Of these 41.6% were employed full time, 42.1% were employed part-time and 6.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 31 16.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 28 14.7 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 31 16.3 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 16 8.4 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 63 33.2 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Aldinga (State Suburbs), 16.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 14.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 33.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Aldinga (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 454 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,071 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 789 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Aldinga (State Suburbs) was $454.

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

Unpaid work Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 287 78.0 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 109 29.4 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 50 13.6 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 104 28.0 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.4% provided care for children and 13.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 78 21.2 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 107 29.1 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 56 15.2 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 47 12.8 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Aldinga (State Suburbs), 29.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 53 43.4 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 47 38.5 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 22 18.0 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Aldinga (State Suburbs), 38.5% were couple families with children, 43.4% were couple families without children and 18.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.6 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.4 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Aldinga (State Suburbs) 13.6% of single parents were male and 86.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,218 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,833 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,833 and those without children was $1,218.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 3 2.9 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 11.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 18.4 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 12.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 12.6 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 28 27.2 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 7 6.8 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 7.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), of couple families, 2.9% had both partners employed full-time, 11.7% had both employed part-time and 18.4% 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 Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 199 89.6 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 23 10.4 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), 89.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 127 63.2 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 35 17.4 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 39 19.4 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Aldinga (State Suburbs), 63.2% were separate houses, 17.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 19.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.5 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 32 15.8 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 72 35.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 65 32.2 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 27 13.4 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.5 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 15.8% had 1 bedroom, 35.6% had 2 bedrooms and 32.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 83 40.9 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 68 33.5 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 48 23.6 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 2.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Aldinga (State Suburbs), 40.9% were owned outright, 33.5% were owned with a mortgage and 23.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 119 59.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 80 40.2 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), of all households, 59.8% were family households, 40.2% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.6 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), 38.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.6% 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 Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,192 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
None 9 4.5 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 85 42.3 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 77 38.3 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 25 12.4 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 2.5 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), 42.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.4% 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 Aldinga % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 8 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 62.5 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 37.5 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 55 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Aldinga (State Suburbs), there were 8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 62.5%) were male and 3 (or 37.5%) were female. The median age was 55 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Aldinga % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Aldinga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Aldinga % 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 Aldinga (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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