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Cape Jervis

Code SSC40093 (SSC)
People 202
Male 111
Female 91
Median age 54
Families 61
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 265
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $633
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $190
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Total 202 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 111 55.0 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 91 45.0 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 2.0 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 202 people in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs) of these 55.0% were male and 45.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3 1.5 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 8 3.9 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 13 6.4 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 11 5.4 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 6 3.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 0 0.0 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 3 1.5 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 9 4.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 20 9.9 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 14 6.9 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 21 10.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 23 11.3 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 21 10.3 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 27 13.3 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 6.9 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 2.5 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 2.5 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 54 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs) was 54 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 11.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 26.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 96 53.9 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 12 6.7 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 21 11.8 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 7 3.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 42 23.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.9% were married and 19.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 63 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 62 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 41 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs) was 63 years and the median age of people never married was 41 years.

Social marital status Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 87 55.1 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 17 10.8 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 54 34.2 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 66 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs) was 66 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 10 22.7 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 0 0.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 7 15.9 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 0 0.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 13.6 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 21 47.7 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 44 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs) 21.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.7% were in primary school, 18.2% in secondary school and 13.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 153 75.4 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 47 25.3 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 13 7.0 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7 3.8 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 119 64.0 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), 64.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 38 46.3 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 26 31.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 13 15.9 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 6.1 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 82 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 82 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs). Of these 46.3% were employed full time, 31.7% were employed part-time and 6.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 14 18.2 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 5 6.5 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 6 7.8 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 7 9.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 29 37.7 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), 18.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 52 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs) was 52 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 369 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 875 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 633 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs) was $369.

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

Unpaid work Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 128 71.9 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 36 20.5 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 21 11.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 61 34.7 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.5% 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, 34.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 29 16.3 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 40 22.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 32 18.0 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 26 14.6 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), 22.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 39 62.9 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 17 27.4 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 9.7 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 Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), 27.4% were couple families with children, 62.9% were couple families without children and 9.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,166 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,166 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 4 7.0 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6 10.5 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 5 8.8 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 8.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 18 31.6 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 9 15.8 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 17.5 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), of couple families, 7.0% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 10.5% 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 Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 99 38.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 160 61.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), 38.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 61.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 98 100.0 494,471 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 Cape Jervis (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 Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 8.2 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 19 19.4 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 49 50.0 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 22 22.4 134,862 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 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.2% had 1 bedroom, 19.4% had 2 bedrooms and 50.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 46 46.0 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 31 31.0 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 19 19.0 172,727 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 4.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), 46.0% were owned outright, 31.0% were owned with a mortgage and 19.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 64 64.6 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 32 32.3 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 3.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.6% were family households, 32.3% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 44.0 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), 44.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 190 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.1 -- 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 Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
None 4 4.1 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 32 32.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 41 41.8 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 17 17.3 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 4.1 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), 32.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.3% 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 Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cape Jervis % 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 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 483 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $483.

Mortgage and rent Cape Jervis % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 260 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Cape Jervis (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $260 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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