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Athol Park

Code SSC40028 (SSC)
People 1,664
Male 826
Female 838
Median age 31
Families 414
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 667
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $995
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,560
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,664 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 826 49.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 838 50.4 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 45 2.7 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,664 people in Athol Park (State Suburbs) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 143 8.6 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 133 8.0 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 122 7.3 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 110 6.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 106 6.4 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 177 10.6 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 132 7.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 136 8.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 126 7.6 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 89 5.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 88 5.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 75 4.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 56 3.4 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 40 2.4 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 36 2.2 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 1.9 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 35 2.1 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 28 1.7 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Athol Park (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 556 44.0 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 46 3.6 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 101 8.0 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 68 5.4 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 493 39.0 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Athol Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.0% were married and 11.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 37 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Athol Park (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 483 41.4 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 98 8.4 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 586 50.2 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Athol Park (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 26 4.1 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 86 13.7 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 55 8.8 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 0.5 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 63 10.0 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 26 4.1 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 15 2.4 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 58 9.2 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 68 10.8 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 25 4.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 203 32.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 628 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Athol Park (State Suburbs) 37.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.1% were in primary school, 16.7% in secondary school and 19.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 726 43.6 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,068 71.7 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 76 5.1 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 36 2.4 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 310 20.8 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), 20.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 71.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 384 58.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 167 25.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 39 6.0 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 63 9.6 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 653 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 653 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Athol Park (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 25.6% were employed part-time and 9.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 76 13.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 42 7.2 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 48 8.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 162 27.6 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 220 37.5 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Athol Park (State Suburbs), 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Athol Park (State Suburbs) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 406 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,029 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 995 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Athol Park (State Suburbs) was $406.

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

Unpaid work Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 708 55.9 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 343 27.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 152 12.0 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 100 7.9 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.1% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 7.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 229 18.1 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 273 21.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 113 8.9 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 93 7.3 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Athol Park (State Suburbs), 21.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 103 24.8 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 192 46.3 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 113 27.2 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 1.7 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Athol Park (State Suburbs), 46.3% were couple families with children, 24.8% were couple families without children and 27.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.6 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.4 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Athol Park (State Suburbs) 12.6% of single parents were male and 87.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,722 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,583 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,583 and those without children was $1,722.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 60 20.4 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 4.1 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 47 16.0 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 49 16.7 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 20 6.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 84 28.6 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 9 3.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 4.4 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 16.0% 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 Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 557 88.4 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 73 11.6 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), 88.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 475 85.3 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 22 3.9 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 57 10.2 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.5 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Athol Park (State Suburbs), 85.3% were separate houses, 3.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.5 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 109 19.5 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 323 57.9 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 106 19.0 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 17 3.0 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 19.5% had 2 bedrooms and 57.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 150 26.9 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 208 37.3 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 177 31.7 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.5 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 3.6 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Athol Park (State Suburbs), 26.9% were owned outright, 37.3% were owned with a mortgage and 31.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 404 72.7 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 126 22.7 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 26 4.7 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.7% were family households, 22.7% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

Household income Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.7 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.2 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), 27.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.2% 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 Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.6 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.4 -- 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 Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,560 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.4 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.6 -- 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 Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
None 51 9.2 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 230 41.4 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 191 34.4 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 60 10.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 23 4.1 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), 41.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.8% 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 Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 48 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 22 45.8 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 26 54.2 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Athol Park (State Suburbs), there were 48 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 22 (or 45.8%) were male and 26 (or 54.2%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Athol Park % 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 1,458 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), 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 $1,458.

Mortgage and rent Athol Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,059 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Athol Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,059.

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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