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Copley (SA)

Code SSC40132 (SSC)
People 103
Male 52
Female 51
Median age 40
Families 23
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 64
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $383
Median monthly mortgage repayments $488
Median weekly rent $63
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 103 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 52 50.5 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 51 49.5 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 46 44.7 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 103 people in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 44.7% of the population.

Age Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 6 5.9 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 4 3.9 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 8 7.8 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 10 9.8 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 9 8.8 105,586 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 4 3.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 9 8.8 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 3 2.9 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 12 11.8 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 9 8.8 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 9 8.8 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 6 5.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 6 5.9 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 0 0.0 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 3.9 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 2.9 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 40 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 22 27.2 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 7.4 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 5 6.2 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3 3.7 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 45 55.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 27.2% were married and 13.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 58 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 68 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 0 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 34 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 34 years.

Social marital status Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 15 24.2 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 8 12.9 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 39 62.9 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 24.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 3 10.7 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 11 39.3 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 7 25.0 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 3 10.7 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 4 14.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 28 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs) 26.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.3% were in primary school, 25.0% in secondary school and 10.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 87 84.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4 4.2 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 3 3.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 3 3.2 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 85 89.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), 89.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 4.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 17 45.9 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 8 21.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 21.6 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 10.8 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 37 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 37 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs). Of these 45.9% were employed full time, 21.6% were employed part-time and 10.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 3 8.8 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 3 8.8 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 3 8.8 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 7 20.6 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 15 44.1 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), 8.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 323 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 566 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 383 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs) was $323.

Travel to work, top responses Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 39 49.4 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 20 24.7 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 18 22.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 13 16.5 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.7% provided care for children and 22.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 6 7.4 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 22 27.2 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 8 9.9 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 6 7.4 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), 27.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 5 21.7 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 10 43.5 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 8 34.8 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 Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), 43.5% were couple families with children, 21.7% were couple families without children and 34.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Copley (SA) % 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 Copley (SA) (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 Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,125 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 0 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $0 and those without children was $1,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 3 23.1 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 0 0.0 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 0 0.0 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 4 30.8 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 3 23.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 23.1 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.1% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 0.0% 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 Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 36 83.7 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 7 16.3 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), 83.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 34 91.9 494,471 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 3 8.1 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), 91.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 8.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 7.9 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 7.9 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 26.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 18 47.4 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 4 10.5 134,862 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 2.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.9% had 1 bedroom, 26.3% had 2 bedrooms and 47.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 12 31.6 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 7 18.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 19 50.0 172,727 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 0 0.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), 31.6% were owned outright, 18.4% were owned with a mortgage and 50.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 19 50.0 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 19 50.0 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 50.0% were family households, 50.0% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 56.0 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), 56.0% 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 Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 63 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 488 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
None 12 30.8 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 15 38.5 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 7 17.9 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 5 12.8 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 Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), 38.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 17.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.8% 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 Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 47 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 24 51.1 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 23 48.9 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 34 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), there were 47 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 24 (or 51.1%) were male and 23 (or 48.9%) were female. The median age was 34 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Copley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 68 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Copley (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $68 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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