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Keith

Code SSC40331 (SSC)
People 1,320
Male 676
Female 644
Median age 41
Families 332
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 669
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $917
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,003
Median weekly rent $133
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,320 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 676 51.2 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 644 48.8 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.2 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,320 people in Keith (State Suburbs) of these 51.2% were male and 48.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Keith % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 93 7.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 85 6.4 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 99 7.5 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 70 5.3 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 64 4.9 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 65 4.9 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 76 5.8 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 85 6.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 79 6.0 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 80 6.1 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 107 8.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 88 6.7 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 89 6.7 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 57 4.3 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 46 3.5 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 47 3.6 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 44 3.3 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 45 3.4 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Keith (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Keith % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 562 53.9 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 32 3.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 82 7.9 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 82 7.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 284 27.3 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Keith (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.9% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Keith % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Keith (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Keith % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 477 53.2 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 103 11.5 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 317 35.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Keith (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Keith % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Keith (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 20 6.5 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 126 40.9 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 71 23.1 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 2.6 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 17 5.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 3.9 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 7 2.3 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 47 15.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 308 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Keith (State Suburbs) 23.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 41.0% were in primary school, 26.1% in secondary school and 9.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,193 90.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 103 8.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 47 3.7 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 50 3.9 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,080 84.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Keith (State Suburbs), 84.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Keith % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 410 60.2 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 189 27.8 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 70 10.3 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 1.8 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 681 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 681 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Keith (State Suburbs). Of these 60.2% were employed full time, 27.8% were employed part-time and 1.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 54 8.1 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 55 8.2 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 79 11.8 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 106 15.8 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 303 45.3 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Keith (State Suburbs), 8.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Keith (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Keith % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 548 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,237 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 917 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Keith (State Suburbs) was $548.

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

Unpaid work Keith % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 812 77.9 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 306 29.4 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 85 8.1 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 411 39.4 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Keith (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.4% provided care for children and 8.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 39.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Keith % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 203 19.5 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 292 28.0 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 163 15.6 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 154 14.8 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Keith (State Suburbs), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 159 48.0 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 137 41.4 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 35 10.6 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Keith (State Suburbs), 41.4% were couple families with children, 48.0% were couple families without children and 10.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.3 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.7 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Keith (State Suburbs) 30.3% of single parents were male and 69.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,531 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,433 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Keith (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,433 and those without children was $1,531.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 59 19.9 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 4.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 91 30.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 33 11.1 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 2.7 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 49 16.6 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 28 9.5 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 4.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Keith (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 30.7% 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 Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 524 81.0 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 123 19.0 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Keith (State Suburbs), 81.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 485 92.6 494,471 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 30 5.7 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 1.7 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Keith (State Suburbs), 92.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.7% were flats, units or apartments and 1.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 3.8 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 41 7.9 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 293 56.1 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 158 30.3 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 1.9 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Keith (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 7.9% had 2 bedrooms and 56.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 204 39.1 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 163 31.2 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 135 25.9 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 1.1 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 14 2.7 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Keith (State Suburbs), 39.1% were owned outright, 31.2% were owned with a mortgage and 25.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 331 63.4 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 175 33.5 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 16 3.1 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Keith (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.4% were family households, 33.5% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.8 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.5 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Keith (State Suburbs), 27.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.5% 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 Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 133 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 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 Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,003 -- 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 Keith % South Australia % Australia %
None 30 5.7 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 182 34.8 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 210 40.2 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 89 17.0 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 2.3 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Keith (State Suburbs), 34.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.0% 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 Keith % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 57.1 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 42.9 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Keith (State Suburbs), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 57.1%) were male and 3 (or 42.9%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Keith % 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 1,750 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Keith (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 $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Keith % 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 1,517 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Keith (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 $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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