2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Findon

Code SSC40200 (SSC)
People 5,718
Male 2,782
Female 2,936
Median age 39
Families 1,452
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,634
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $833
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $220
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Total 5,718 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,782 48.7 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,936 51.3 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 74 1.3 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,718 people in Findon (State Suburbs) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Findon % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 323 5.6 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 290 5.1 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 295 5.2 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 324 5.7 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 390 6.8 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 420 7.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 443 7.7 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 388 6.8 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 404 7.1 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 397 6.9 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 334 5.8 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 259 4.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 263 4.6 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 242 4.2 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 254 4.4 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 258 4.5 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 228 4.0 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 207 3.6 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Findon (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Findon % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,241 46.6 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 153 3.2 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 417 8.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 434 9.0 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,567 32.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Findon (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.6% were married and 11.9% were either divorced or separated.

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

The median age of married people in Findon (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Findon % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,977 45.9 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 254 5.9 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,074 48.2 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Findon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Findon % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Findon (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 61 3.5 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 215 12.3 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 162 9.3 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 17 1.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 150 8.6 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 96 5.5 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 21 1.2 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 142 8.1 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 228 13.1 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 62 3.6 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 590 33.8 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,744 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Findon (State Suburbs) 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.6% were in primary school, 15.4% in secondary school and 21.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 3,302 57.7 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,676 51.9 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 337 6.5 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 174 3.4 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,971 38.2 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Findon (State Suburbs), 38.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 51.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Findon % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,354 55.7 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 793 32.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 134 5.5 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 149 6.1 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,430 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,430 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Findon (State Suburbs). Of these 55.7% were employed full time, 32.6% were employed part-time and 6.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 276 12.1 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 257 11.2 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 263 11.5 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 543 23.8 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 809 35.4 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Findon (State Suburbs), 12.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Findon (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Findon % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 425 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,073 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 833 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Findon (State Suburbs) was $425.

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

Unpaid work Findon % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,008 62.5 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,110 23.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 576 12.0 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 552 11.5 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Findon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.1% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Findon % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 924 19.2 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,122 23.3 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 545 11.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 416 8.6 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Findon (State Suburbs), 23.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 563 38.8 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 571 39.3 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 294 20.2 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 24 1.7 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Findon (State Suburbs), 39.3% were couple families with children, 38.8% were couple families without children and 20.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.2 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.8 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Findon (State Suburbs) 13.2% of single parents were male and 86.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,937 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,807 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Findon (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,807 and those without children was $1,937.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 195 17.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 54 4.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 203 17.9 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 148 13.0 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 73 6.4 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 338 29.7 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 55 4.8 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 71 6.2 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Findon (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 17.9% 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 Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,297 92.6 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 184 7.4 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Findon (State Suburbs), 92.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,699 74.0 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 362 15.8 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 236 10.3 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 Findon (State Suburbs), 74.0% were separate houses, 15.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 0.4 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 68 3.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 614 26.7 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,290 56.2 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 262 11.4 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 54 2.4 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Findon (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 26.7% had 2 bedrooms and 56.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 769 33.5 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 565 24.6 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 864 37.6 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.2 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 95 4.1 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Findon (State Suburbs), 33.5% were owned outright, 24.6% were owned with a mortgage and 37.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,430 62.3 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 764 33.3 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 103 4.5 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Findon (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.3% were family households, 33.3% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

Household income Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.7 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Findon (State Suburbs), 36.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.6% 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 Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.9 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.1 -- 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 Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 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 Findon % South Australia % Australia %
None 347 15.1 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 936 40.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 668 29.1 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 235 10.2 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 113 4.9 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Findon (State Suburbs), 40.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.2% 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 Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 72 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 41 56.9 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 31 43.1 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Findon (State Suburbs), there were 72 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 41 (or 56.9%) were male and 31 (or 43.1%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Findon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Findon % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 99 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,040 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Findon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $99 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,040.

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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