2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Banksia Park

Code SSC40034 (SSC)
People 3,238
Male 1,630
Female 1,608
Median age 40
Families 995
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,311
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,309
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $290
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Total 3,238 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,630 50.3 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,608 49.7 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 26 0.8 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,238 people in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 188 5.8 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 196 6.1 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 198 6.1 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 220 6.8 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 198 6.1 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 182 5.6 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 186 5.7 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 223 6.9 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 233 7.2 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 202 6.2 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 204 6.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 207 6.4 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 243 7.5 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 245 7.6 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 135 4.2 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 88 2.7 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 42 1.3 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 46 1.4 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,524 57.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 58 2.2 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 191 7.2 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 115 4.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 772 29.0 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.3% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,452 57.6 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 231 9.2 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 836 33.2 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 37 4.6 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 185 23.2 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 61 7.6 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 44 5.5 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 115 14.4 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 24 3.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 35 4.4 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 69 8.6 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 109 13.7 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 22 2.8 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 97 12.2 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 798 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs) 24.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.5% were in primary school, 21.7% in secondary school and 22.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,475 76.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 925 29.4 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 269 8.5 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 189 6.0 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,764 56.1 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 56.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,033 59.3 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 529 30.4 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 104 6.0 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 75 4.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,741 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,741 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Banksia Park (State Suburbs). Of these 59.3% were employed full time, 30.4% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 200 12.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 161 9.7 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 171 10.3 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 394 23.7 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 632 38.0 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 602 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,490 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,309 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) was $602.

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

Unpaid work Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,119 79.6 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 881 33.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 313 11.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 543 20.4 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.1% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 594 22.3 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 813 30.6 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 414 15.6 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 296 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 Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 30.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.6% 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 442 44.4 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 424 42.6 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 123 12.4 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 0.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 42.6% were couple families with children, 44.4% were couple families without children and 12.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 27.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs) 27.0% of single parents were male and 73.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,042 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,096 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,096 and those without children was $2,042.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 165 19.1 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 33 3.8 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 209 24.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 103 11.9 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 48 5.5 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 208 24.0 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 51 5.9 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 49 5.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 24.1% 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,225 94.4 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 73 5.6 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 94.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,227 100.0 494,471 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 Banksia Park (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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 0.6 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 39 3.2 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 817 66.5 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 357 29.1 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 0.7 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 3.2% had 2 bedrooms and 66.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 512 41.7 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 584 47.5 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 107 8.7 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.6 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 1.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 41.7% were owned outright, 47.5% were owned with a mortgage and 8.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 982 80.0 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 216 17.6 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 30 2.4 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.0% were family households, 17.6% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.9 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 16.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.9% 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 290 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.2 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.8 -- 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
None 37 3.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 365 29.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 563 45.8 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 252 20.5 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 1.0 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 29.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.5% 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 Banksia Park % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 25 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 36.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 16 64.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), there were 25 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 36.0%) were male and 16 (or 64.0%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Banksia 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 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Banksia Park (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 $2,250.

Mortgage and rent Banksia Park % 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 1,300 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Banksia Park (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 $1,300.

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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