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Freeling

Code SSC40212 (SSC)
People 1,927
Male 981
Female 946
Median age 37
Families 531
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 716
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,160
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $220
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,927 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 981 50.9 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 946 49.1 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 28 1.5 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,927 people in Freeling (State Suburbs) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 139 7.2 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 143 7.4 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 168 8.7 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 141 7.3 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 97 5.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 112 5.8 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 113 5.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 139 7.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 130 6.7 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 166 8.6 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 155 8.0 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 115 6.0 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 107 5.5 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 61 3.2 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 43 2.2 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 22 1.1 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 24 1.2 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 53 2.7 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Freeling (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 808 54.6 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 41 2.8 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 110 7.4 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 88 5.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 432 29.2 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Freeling (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.6% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Freeling (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 745 55.3 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 145 10.8 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 456 33.9 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Freeling (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Freeling (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 29 4.8 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 192 31.8 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 13 2.2 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 28 4.6 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 103 17.1 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 18 3.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 18 3.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 56 9.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 50 8.3 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 3 0.5 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 94 15.6 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 604 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Freeling (State Suburbs) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.6% were in primary school, 23.4% in secondary school and 16.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,636 84.9 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 307 16.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 144 7.7 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 121 6.5 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,289 69.3 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 69.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 587 59.2 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 298 30.0 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 54 5.4 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 53 5.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 992 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 992 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Freeling (State Suburbs). Of these 59.2% were employed full time, 30.0% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 97 10.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 88 9.3 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 108 11.4 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 181 19.2 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 417 44.2 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Freeling (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Freeling (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 544 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,350 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,160 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Freeling (State Suburbs) was $544.

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

Unpaid work Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,116 75.5 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 506 34.2 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 185 12.5 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 314 21.2 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Freeling (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.2% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 297 20.1 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 421 28.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 201 13.6 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 196 13.3 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Freeling (State Suburbs), 28.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 194 36.6 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 265 50.0 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 68 12.8 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Freeling (State Suburbs), 50.0% were couple families with children, 36.6% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.4 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.6 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Freeling (State Suburbs) 16.4% of single parents were male and 83.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,614 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,743 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Freeling (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,743 and those without children was $1,614.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 101 22.1 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 20 4.4 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 119 26.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 87 19.1 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 20 4.4 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 54 11.8 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 33 7.2 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 22 4.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Freeling (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 26.1% 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 661 94.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 41 5.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 94.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 636 96.1 494,471 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 19 2.9 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 1.1 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Freeling (State Suburbs), 96.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.9% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 17 2.6 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 44 6.7 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 342 51.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 247 37.4 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 1.5 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Freeling (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 6.7% had 2 bedrooms and 51.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 176 26.6 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 366 55.3 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 95 14.4 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 1.1 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 2.7 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Freeling (State Suburbs), 26.6% were owned outright, 55.3% were owned with a mortgage and 14.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 520 78.7 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 129 19.5 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 1.8 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Freeling (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.7% were family households, 19.5% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.9 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.2 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 17.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.2% 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.4 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.6 -- 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
None 14 2.1 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 173 26.1 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 267 40.3 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 190 28.7 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 2.9 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 26.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.7% 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 30 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 50.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 15 50.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Freeling (State Suburbs), there were 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 50.0%) were male and 15 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,066 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Freeling (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,066.

Mortgage and rent Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 100 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Freeling (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $100 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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