2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Arthurton

Code SSC40022 (SSC)
People 390
Male 205
Female 185
Median age 41
Families 102
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 177
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,089
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $92
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 3.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Total 390 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 205 52.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 185 47.4 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 2.8 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 390 people in Arthurton (State Suburbs) of these 52.6% were male and 47.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.8% of the population.

Age Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 34 8.7 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 41 10.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 27 6.9 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 18 4.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 18 4.6 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 11 2.8 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 5.6 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 16 4.1 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 38 9.7 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 38 9.7 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 40 10.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 19 4.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 6.4 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 19 4.9 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 2.6 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.8 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 2.1 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.8 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Arthurton (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 167 58.0 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 2.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 23 8.0 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 3.8 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 81 28.1 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Arthurton (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.0% were married and 9.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Arthurton (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 150 57.7 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 39 15.0 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 71 27.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Arthurton (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 10 8.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 40 33.3 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 14 11.7 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 20 16.7 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 5.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 7.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 3.3 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 10 8.3 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 7 5.8 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 120 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Arthurton (State Suburbs) 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 46.6% were in primary school, 22.4% in secondary school and 7.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 365 94.1 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 18 4.8 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 7 1.9 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 14 3.8 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 333 89.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), 89.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 4.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 122 61.6 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 60 30.3 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 6 3.0 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 10 5.1 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 198 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 198 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Arthurton (State Suburbs). Of these 61.6% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 17 9.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 19 10.1 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 24 12.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 14 7.4 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 104 55.0 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Arthurton (State Suburbs), 9.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Arthurton (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 658 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,520 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,089 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Arthurton (State Suburbs) was $658.

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

Unpaid work Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 222 77.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 109 38.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 38 13.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 114 39.3 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 38.1% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 39.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 75 26.1 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 71 24.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 41 14.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 32 11.1 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Arthurton (State Suburbs), 24.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 40 39.2 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 56 54.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 5.9 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 Arthurton (State Suburbs), 54.9% were couple families with children, 39.2% were couple families without children and 5.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 42.9 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 57.1 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Arthurton (State Suburbs) 42.9% of single parents were male and 57.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,949 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,687 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,687 and those without children was $1,949.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 20 21.3 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.2 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 29 30.9 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 15 16.0 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.2 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 16 17.0 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 5 5.3 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 3.2 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 30.9% 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 Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 135 78.5 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 37 21.5 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), 78.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 136 100.0 494,471 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 0 0.0 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Arthurton (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 7.4 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 76 55.9 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 50 36.8 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 2.7 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 7.4% had 2 bedrooms and 55.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 74 54.4 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 25 18.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 33 24.3 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 2.9 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Arthurton (State Suburbs), 54.4% were owned outright, 18.4% were owned with a mortgage and 24.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 99 73.3 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 36 26.7 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.3% were family households, 26.7% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.3 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.6 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), 21.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.6% 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 Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 92 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.0 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.0 -- 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 Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 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 Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
None 3 2.2 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 26 18.8 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 47 34.1 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 62 44.9 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), 18.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 44.9% 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 Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 40.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 6 60.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 43 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Arthurton (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 40.0%) were male and 6 (or 60.0%) were female. The median age was 43 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Arthurton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Arthurton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Arthurton % 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 1,222 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Arthurton (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 $1,222.

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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