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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Glenelg South

Code SSC40240 (SSC)
People 2,340
Male 1,062
Female 1,278
Median age 47
Families 562
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 1,266
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $1,195
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $275
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,340 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,062 45.4 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,278 54.6 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.2 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,340 people in Glenelg South (State Suburbs) of these 45.4% were male and 54.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 66 2.8 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 93 4.0 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 73 3.1 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 121 5.2 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 179 7.7 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 159 6.8 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 148 6.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 118 5.0 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 147 6.3 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 189 8.1 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 156 6.7 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 208 8.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 159 6.8 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 118 5.0 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 90 3.8 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 60 2.6 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 89 3.8 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 166 7.1 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Glenelg South (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 9.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 845 40.1 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 45 2.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 251 11.9 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 247 11.7 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 721 34.2 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Glenelg South (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 40.1% were married and 14.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 85 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Glenelg South (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 759 42.3 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 183 10.2 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 851 47.5 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Glenelg South (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 14 2.5 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 43 7.7 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 19 3.4 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 66 11.9 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 29 5.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 30 5.4 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 43 7.7 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 30 5.4 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 174 31.3 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 13 2.3 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 95 17.1 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 556 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs) 23.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.0% were in primary school, 18.2% in secondary school and 37.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,685 72.0 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 709 31.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 172 7.6 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 110 4.9 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,260 56.0 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), 56.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 31.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 757 58.1 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 414 31.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 62 4.8 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 71 5.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,304 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,304 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Glenelg South (State Suburbs). Of these 58.1% were employed full time, 31.7% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 143 11.6 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 125 10.1 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 149 12.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 212 17.2 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 540 43.8 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Glenelg South (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Glenelg South % 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 Glenelg South (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 667 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,926 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,195 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Glenelg South (State Suburbs) was $667.

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

Unpaid work Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,499 71.0 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 439 20.8 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 229 10.9 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 437 20.7 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.8% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 556 26.4 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 590 28.0 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 209 9.9 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 143 6.8 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Glenelg South (State Suburbs), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 287 51.1 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 198 35.2 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 66 11.7 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 11 2.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Glenelg South (State Suburbs), 35.2% were couple families with children, 51.1% were couple families without children and 11.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.9 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.1 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs) 15.9% of single parents were male and 84.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,218 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,075 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,075 and those without children was $2,218.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 103 21.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 24 4.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 117 24.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 58 12.0 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 34 7.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 89 18.4 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 25 5.2 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 35 7.2 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 24.1% 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 Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,046 85.1 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 183 14.9 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), 85.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 382 36.6 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 276 26.4 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 384 36.7 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Glenelg South (State Suburbs), 36.6% were separate houses, 26.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 36.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 113 10.8 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 477 45.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 292 27.9 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 143 13.7 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 19 1.8 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 10.8% had 1 bedroom, 45.6% had 2 bedrooms and 27.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 319 30.6 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 254 24.3 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 421 40.3 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 24 2.3 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 26 2.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Glenelg South (State Suburbs), 30.6% were owned outright, 24.3% were owned with a mortgage and 40.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 559 53.4 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 429 41.0 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 58 5.5 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), of all households, 53.4% were family households, 41.0% were single person households and 5.5% were group households.

Household income Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.8 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), 23.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.0% 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 South % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 275 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.7 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.3 -- 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 South % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 South % South Australia % Australia %
None 106 10.1 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 467 44.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 327 31.3 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 116 11.1 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 30 2.9 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), 44.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.1% 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 South % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 100.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 39 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Glenelg South (State Suburbs), there were 5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 39 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Glenelg South % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 350 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $350.

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

In Glenelg South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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