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Glenelg North

Code SSC40239 (SSC)
People 5,969
Male 2,936
Female 3,033
Median age 40
Families 1,570
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 3,142
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,192
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $253
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Total 5,969 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,936 49.2 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,033 50.8 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 34 0.6 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,969 people in Glenelg North (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 302 5.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 270 4.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 244 4.1 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 276 4.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 459 7.7 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 563 9.4 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 411 6.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 388 6.5 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 411 6.9 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 418 7.0 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 437 7.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 400 6.7 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 399 6.7 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 265 4.4 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 200 3.4 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 176 2.9 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 151 2.5 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 197 3.3 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Glenelg North (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,340 45.4 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 150 2.9 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 522 10.1 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 312 6.1 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,825 35.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Glenelg North (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.4% were married and 13.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Glenelg North (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,128 45.2 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 493 10.5 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,087 44.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Glenelg North (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 67 4.2 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 154 9.7 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 118 7.4 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 93 5.8 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 83 5.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 49 3.1 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 91 5.7 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 119 7.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 340 21.3 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 52 3.3 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 428 26.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,594 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs) 26.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.0% were in primary school, 14.1% in secondary school and 28.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 4,260 71.4 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,742 31.1 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 414 7.4 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 309 5.5 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,132 56.0 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), 56.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 31.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,044 60.7 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 991 29.4 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 165 4.9 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 166 4.9 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,366 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,366 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Glenelg North (State Suburbs). Of these 60.7% were employed full time, 29.4% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 313 9.8 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 276 8.6 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 395 12.4 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 639 20.0 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,410 44.1 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Glenelg North (State Suburbs), 9.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Glenelg North (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 704 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,764 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,192 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Glenelg North (State Suburbs) was $704.

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

Unpaid work Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,769 73.2 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,236 24.0 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 583 11.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 916 17.8 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.0% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,344 26.1 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,454 28.2 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 567 11.0 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 403 7.8 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Glenelg North (State Suburbs), 28.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 754 48.0 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 592 37.7 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 191 12.2 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 33 2.1 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Glenelg North (State Suburbs), 37.7% were couple families with children, 48.0% were couple families without children and 12.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.4 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.6 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs) 22.4% of single parents were male and 77.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,218 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,442 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,442 and those without children was $2,218.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 309 22.9 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 46 3.4 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 322 23.9 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 186 13.8 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 75 5.6 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 254 18.9 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 78 5.8 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 77 5.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 23.9% 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 Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,670 89.1 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 326 10.9 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), 89.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,283 48.1 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 590 22.1 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 793 29.7 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Glenelg North (State Suburbs), 48.1% were separate houses, 22.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 29.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.1 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 190 7.1 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 947 35.5 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,125 42.2 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 359 13.5 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 42 1.6 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.1% had 1 bedroom, 35.5% had 2 bedrooms and 42.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 845 31.7 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 799 29.9 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 942 35.3 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 24 0.9 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 58 2.2 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Glenelg North (State Suburbs), 31.7% were owned outright, 29.9% were owned with a mortgage and 35.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,559 58.4 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 955 35.8 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 156 5.8 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), of all households, 58.4% were family households, 35.8% were single person households and 5.8% were group households.

Household income Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), 24.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.0% 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 Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 253 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.2 -- 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 Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
None 265 9.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,114 41.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 919 34.4 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 306 11.5 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 65 2.4 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), 41.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.5% 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 Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 32 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 18 56.2 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 14 43.8 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Glenelg North (State Suburbs), there were 32 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 18 (or 56.2%) were male and 14 (or 43.8%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,562 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,562.

Mortgage and rent Glenelg North % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 4,671 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Glenelg North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $4,671.

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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