2011 Census QuickStats

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Coobowie

Code SSC40127 (SSC)
People 220
Male 107
Female 113
Median age 57
Families 62
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 239
Average people per household 1.8
Median weekly household income $659
Median monthly mortgage repayments $450
Median weekly rent $140
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Total 220 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 107 48.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 113 51.4 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 220 people in Coobowie (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 11 5.0 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 13 5.9 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 8 3.6 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 6 2.7 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 11 5.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 9 4.1 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 5 2.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 9 4.1 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 15 6.8 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 13 5.9 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 14 6.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 14 6.3 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 24 10.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 25 11.3 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 17 7.7 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 19 8.6 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.4 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 2.3 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 57 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Coobowie (State Suburbs) was 57 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 32.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 101 54.9 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 4.9 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 19 10.3 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 8.7 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 39 21.2 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Coobowie (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.9% were married and 15.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 65 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 65 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 34 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Coobowie (State Suburbs) was 65 years and the median age of people never married was 34 years.

Social marital status Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 90 54.9 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 18 11.0 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 56 34.1 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Coobowie (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 65 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Coobowie (State Suburbs) was 65 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 19 46.3 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 0 0.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 4 9.8 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 14.6 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 12 29.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 41 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Coobowie (State Suburbs) 20.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 46.3% were in primary school, 9.8% in secondary school and 14.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 176 80.0 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 39 18.3 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 13 6.1 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 11 5.2 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 150 70.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Coobowie (State Suburbs), 70.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 35 44.9 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 35 44.9 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 3 3.8 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 6.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 78 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 78 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Coobowie (State Suburbs). Of these 44.9% were employed full time, 44.9% were employed part-time and 6.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 9 12.2 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 14 18.9 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 11 14.9 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 3 4.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 29 39.2 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Coobowie (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 18.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Coobowie (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 398 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 811 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 659 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Coobowie (State Suburbs) was $398.

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

Unpaid work Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 146 78.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 43 23.2 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 15 8.0 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 68 36.8 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Coobowie (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.2% provided care for children and 8.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 36.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 28 15.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 48 25.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 25 13.4 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 45 24.1 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Coobowie (State Suburbs), 25.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 24.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 38 60.3 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 18 28.6 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 4 6.3 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 4.8 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Coobowie (State Suburbs), 28.6% were couple families with children, 60.3% were couple families without children and 6.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Coobowie (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,458 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 4,500 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coobowie (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $4,500 and those without children was $1,458.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 6 10.9 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 10.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 8 14.5 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 4 7.3 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 27 49.1 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 4 7.3 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Coobowie (State Suburbs), of couple families, 10.9% had both partners employed full-time, 10.9% had both employed part-time and 14.5% 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 Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 100 44.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 126 55.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Coobowie (State Suburbs), 44.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 55.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 94 94.0 494,471 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 6 6.0 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Coobowie (State Suburbs), 94.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 6.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.9 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.9 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 24 23.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 55 53.4 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 15 14.6 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.9 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Coobowie (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 23.3% had 2 bedrooms and 53.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 1.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 53 52.0 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 16 15.7 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 30 29.4 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 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 Coobowie (State Suburbs), 52.0% were owned outright, 15.7% were owned with a mortgage and 29.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 59 59.0 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 41 41.0 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Coobowie (State Suburbs), of all households, 59.0% were family households, 41.0% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 50.0 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.3 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coobowie (State Suburbs), 50.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.3% 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 Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 140 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.2 -- 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 Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 450 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
None 10 9.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 37 36.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 40 39.6 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 14 13.9 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 Coobowie (State Suburbs), 36.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.9% 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 Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

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

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Coobowie % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 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 Coobowie (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Coobowie % 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 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Coobowie (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 $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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