2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Collinswood

Code SSC40121 (SSC)
People 1,312
Male 630
Female 682
Median age 34
Families 329
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 667
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,171
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,894
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,312 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 630 48.0 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 682 52.0 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 0.6 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,312 people in Collinswood (State Suburbs) of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 74 5.6 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 83 6.3 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 65 5.0 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 64 4.9 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 121 9.2 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 158 12.1 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 102 7.8 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 94 7.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 100 7.6 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 84 6.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 81 6.2 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 75 5.7 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 64 4.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 38 2.9 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 31 2.4 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 26 2.0 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 24 1.8 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 27 2.1 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Collinswood (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 494 45.2 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 24 2.2 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 90 8.2 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 55 5.0 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 430 39.3 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Collinswood (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.2% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Collinswood (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 459 44.9 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 79 7.7 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 484 47.4 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 28 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Collinswood (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 28 years.

Education Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 16 3.8 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 59 14.1 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 27 6.4 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 26 6.2 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 15 3.6 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 14 3.3 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 32 7.6 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 28 6.7 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 112 26.7 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 19 4.5 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 71 16.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 419 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Collinswood (State Suburbs) 31.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.7% were in primary school, 14.6% in secondary school and 32.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 905 69.1 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 483 38.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 98 7.8 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 69 5.5 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 603 48.1 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), 48.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 454 59.4 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 243 31.8 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 41 5.4 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 26 3.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 764 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 764 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Collinswood (State Suburbs). Of these 59.4% were employed full time, 31.8% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 81 11.1 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 75 10.3 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 82 11.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 148 20.2 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 306 41.9 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Collinswood (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 31 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Collinswood (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 31 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 709 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,720 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,171 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Collinswood (State Suburbs) was $709.

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

Unpaid work Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 836 76.4 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 290 26.6 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 128 11.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 228 20.8 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.6% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 282 25.8 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 323 29.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 135 12.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 97 8.9 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Collinswood (State Suburbs), 29.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 135 41.2 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 144 43.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 35 10.7 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 14 4.3 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Collinswood (State Suburbs), 43.9% were couple families with children, 41.2% were couple families without children and 10.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 8.3 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 91.7 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Collinswood (State Suburbs) 8.3% of single parents were male and 91.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,097 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,013 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,013 and those without children was $2,097.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 72 25.9 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 4.3 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 71 25.5 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 47 16.9 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 5.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 31 11.2 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 17 6.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 12 4.3 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.3% had both employed part-time and 25.5% 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 Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 583 89.7 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 67 10.3 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), 89.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 299 51.2 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 33 5.7 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 249 42.6 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 Collinswood (State Suburbs), 51.2% were separate houses, 5.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 42.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.9 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 43 7.4 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 279 47.9 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 152 26.1 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 91 15.6 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 2.2 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.4% had 1 bedroom, 47.9% had 2 bedrooms and 26.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 158 27.1 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 170 29.2 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 229 39.3 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 1.9 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 2.6 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Collinswood (State Suburbs), 27.1% were owned outright, 29.2% were owned with a mortgage and 39.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 327 56.1 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 217 37.2 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 39 6.7 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), of all households, 56.1% were family households, 37.2% were single person households and 6.7% were group households.

Household income Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.0 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), 25.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.0% 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 Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.2 -- 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 Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,894 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.5 -- 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 Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
None 62 10.6 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 254 43.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 199 34.1 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 54 9.3 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 2.4 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), 43.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.3% 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 Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 9 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 66.7 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 33.3 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 53 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Collinswood (State Suburbs), there were 9 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 66.7%) were male and 3 (or 33.3%) were female. The median age was 53 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 350 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $350.

Mortgage and rent Collinswood % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Collinswood (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 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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