2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Cooltong

Code SSC40128 (SSC)
People 317
Male 176
Female 141
Median age 41
Families 88
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 127
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $909
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,248
Median weekly rent $140
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Total 317 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 176 55.5 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 141 44.5 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 2.2 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 317 people in Cooltong (State Suburbs) of these 55.5% were male and 44.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 17 5.3 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 23 7.2 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 22 6.9 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 25 7.8 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 15 4.7 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 18 5.6 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 14 4.4 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 23 7.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 23 7.2 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 23 7.2 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 33 10.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 26 8.2 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 21 6.6 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 19 6.0 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 2.2 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 2.2 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.9 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 41 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cooltong (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 142 55.9 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 12 4.7 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 14 5.5 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 6 2.4 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 80 31.5 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cooltong (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.9% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 51 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cooltong (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 131 57.5 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 18 7.9 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 79 34.6 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Cooltong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cooltong (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 4 4.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 28 30.1 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 26 28.0 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 0 0.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 4 4.3 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 31 33.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 93 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cooltong (State Suburbs) 29.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.1% were in primary school, 26.9% in secondary school and 0.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 236 74.4 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 107 35.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 19 6.3 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 11 3.7 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 164 54.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Cooltong (State Suburbs), 54.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 35.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 85 48.9 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 57 32.8 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 10.9 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 13 7.5 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 174 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 174 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cooltong (State Suburbs). Of these 48.9% were employed full time, 32.8% were employed part-time and 7.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 20 12.2 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 12.8 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 20 12.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 11.0 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 72 43.9 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cooltong (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cooltong (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 455 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,273 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 909 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cooltong (State Suburbs) was $455.

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

Unpaid work Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 164 64.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 66 26.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 16 6.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 54 21.4 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Cooltong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.1% provided care for children and 6.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 32 12.5 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 68 26.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 34 13.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 30 11.8 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cooltong (State Suburbs), 26.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 31 34.8 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 45 50.6 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 13 14.6 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 Cooltong (State Suburbs), 50.6% were couple families with children, 34.8% were couple families without children and 14.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.1 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.9 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Cooltong (State Suburbs) 23.1% of single parents were male and 76.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,281 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,916 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cooltong (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,916 and those without children was $1,281.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 13 17.3 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 10.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 16 21.3 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 4 5.3 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 9.3 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 18.7 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 10 13.3 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 4.0 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Cooltong (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.3% had both partners employed full-time, 10.7% had both employed part-time and 21.3% 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 Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 106 87.6 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 15 12.4 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Cooltong (State Suburbs), 87.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 106 100.0 494,471 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 Cooltong (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 Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 3.7 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 9.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 53 49.5 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 34 31.8 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 5.6 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Cooltong (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 9.3% had 2 bedrooms and 49.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 44 41.5 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 36 34.0 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 23 21.7 172,727 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 3 2.8 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cooltong (State Suburbs), 41.5% were owned outright, 34.0% were owned with a mortgage and 21.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 86 79.6 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 19 17.6 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.8 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Cooltong (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.6% were family households, 17.6% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.3 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cooltong (State Suburbs), 31.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.3% 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 Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 140 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.9 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.1 -- 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 Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,248 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.4 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.6 -- 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 Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
None 3 2.8 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 18 16.8 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 36 33.6 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 44 41.1 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 5.6 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Cooltong (State Suburbs), 16.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 41.1% 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 Cooltong % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 8 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 62.5 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 37.5 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 41 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cooltong (State Suburbs), there were 8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 62.5%) were male and 3 (or 37.5%) were female. The median age was 41 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cooltong % 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 1 -- 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 Cooltong (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Cooltong % 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 Cooltong (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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