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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Elizabeth Vale

Code SSC40181 (SSC)
People 3,589
Male 1,720
Female 1,869
Median age 40
Families 905
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,748
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $637
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $175
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 Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Total 3,589 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,720 47.9 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,869 52.1 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 131 3.7 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,589 people in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.7% of the population.

Age Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 220 6.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 214 6.0 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 194 5.4 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 228 6.4 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 226 6.3 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 216 6.0 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 220 6.1 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 224 6.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 204 5.7 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 242 6.7 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 220 6.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 175 4.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 150 4.2 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 153 4.3 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 167 4.7 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 193 5.4 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 176 4.9 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 164 4.6 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 997 33.7 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 112 3.8 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 392 13.2 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 374 12.6 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,087 36.7 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 33.7% were married and 16.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 912 34.5 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 209 7.9 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,526 57.7 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 34.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 44 4.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 205 19.8 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 30 2.9 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 25 2.4 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 144 13.9 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 1.2 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 22 2.1 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 109 10.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 50 4.8 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 25 2.4 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 369 35.7 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,035 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) 28.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.0% were in primary school, 17.2% in secondary school and 15.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,296 64.0 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,314 40.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 207 6.3 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 170 5.2 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,595 48.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 48.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 582 50.5 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 318 27.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 85 7.4 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 167 14.5 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,152 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,152 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs). Of these 50.5% were employed full time, 27.6% were employed part-time and 14.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 103 10.5 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 78 7.9 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 138 14.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 246 25.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 336 34.2 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 372 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 786 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 637 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) was $372.

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

Unpaid work Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,788 60.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 644 21.7 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 393 13.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 351 11.9 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.7% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 479 16.2 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 630 21.3 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 348 11.7 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 331 11.2 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 21.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 318 35.1 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 256 28.3 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 302 33.4 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 29 3.2 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 28.3% were couple families with children, 35.1% were couple families without children and 33.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.7 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.3 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs) 19.7% of single parents were male and 80.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,655 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,573 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,573 and those without children was $1,655.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 58 10.1 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 2.3 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 74 12.9 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 77 13.4 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 37 6.4 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 258 44.9 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 27 4.7 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 30 5.2 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 10.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 12.9% 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 Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,559 92.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 132 7.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 92.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 852 54.6 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 580 37.2 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 129 8.3 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 Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 54.6% were separate houses, 37.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 14 0.9 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 113 7.2 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 304 19.5 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 940 60.3 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 130 8.3 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 59 3.8 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 2.1 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.2% had 1 bedroom, 19.5% had 2 bedrooms and 60.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 333 21.3 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 381 24.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 731 46.9 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 33 2.1 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 82 5.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 21.3% were owned outright, 24.4% were owned with a mortgage and 46.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 884 56.7 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 641 41.1 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 35 2.2 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), of all households, 56.7% were family households, 41.1% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 47.2 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.2 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 47.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.2% 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 Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 175 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.6 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.4 -- 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 Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
None 359 23.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 695 44.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 299 19.2 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 106 6.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 101 6.5 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), 44.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 19.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 6.8% 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 Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 130 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 65 50.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 65 50.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), there were 130 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 65 (or 50.0%) were male and 65 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 556 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $556.

Mortgage and rent Elizabeth Vale % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 185 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,441 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Elizabeth Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $185 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,441.

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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