2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Littlehampton

Code SSC40370 (SSC)
People 2,748
Male 1,324
Female 1,424
Median age 37
Families 780
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,045
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,545
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,683
Median weekly rent $290
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,748 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,324 48.2 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,424 51.8 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 0.5 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,748 people in Littlehampton (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 202 7.3 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 234 8.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 242 8.8 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 200 7.3 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 135 4.9 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 121 4.4 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 158 5.7 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 228 8.3 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 249 9.1 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 186 6.8 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 194 7.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 178 6.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 150 5.5 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 118 4.3 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 65 2.4 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 42 1.5 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 30 1.1 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 17 0.6 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Littlehampton (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,152 55.6 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 49 2.4 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 200 9.6 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 75 3.6 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 597 28.8 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Littlehampton (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.6% were married and 12.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Littlehampton (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,074 55.7 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 236 12.2 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 617 32.0 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Littlehampton (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 45 5.0 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 224 24.7 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 59 6.5 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 103 11.4 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 73 8.1 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 29 3.2 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 86 9.5 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 54 6.0 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 109 12.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 15 1.7 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 109 12.0 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 906 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs) 33.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.6% were in primary school, 20.5% in secondary school and 18.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,281 83.0 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 509 19.2 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 226 8.5 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 150 5.7 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,761 66.6 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), 66.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 846 56.7 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 512 34.3 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 71 4.8 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 64 4.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,493 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,493 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Littlehampton (State Suburbs). Of these 56.7% were employed full time, 34.3% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 199 13.9 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 167 11.7 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 148 10.4 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 243 17.0 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 602 42.2 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Littlehampton (State Suburbs), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 659 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,735 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,545 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Littlehampton (State Suburbs) was $659.

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

Unpaid work Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,689 81.5 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 811 39.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 231 11.1 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 568 27.4 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 39.1% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 478 23.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 635 30.6 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 309 14.9 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 269 13.0 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Littlehampton (State Suburbs), 30.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 264 33.8 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 414 52.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 101 12.9 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.4 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Littlehampton (State Suburbs), 52.9% were couple families with children, 33.8% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.7 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.3 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs) 12.7% of single parents were male and 87.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,164 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,146 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,146 and those without children was $2,164.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 157 23.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 33 4.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 198 29.2 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 97 14.3 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 4.3 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 87 12.8 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 33 4.9 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 44 6.5 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 29.2% 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 Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 944 92.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 72 7.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), 92.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 888 94.1 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 16 1.7 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 40 4.2 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 Littlehampton (State Suburbs), 94.1% were separate houses, 1.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 1.2 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 78 8.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 452 47.9 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 390 41.3 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 1.4 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.2% had 1 bedroom, 8.3% had 2 bedrooms and 47.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 280 29.7 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 495 52.5 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 151 16.0 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 1.7 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Littlehampton (State Suburbs), 29.7% were owned outright, 52.5% were owned with a mortgage and 16.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 768 81.3 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 167 17.7 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 1.1 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.3% were family households, 17.7% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.8 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.9 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), 15.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.9% 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 Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 290 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.4 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.6 -- 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 Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,683 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.8 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.2 -- 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 Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
None 15 1.6 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 278 29.5 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 426 45.3 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 205 21.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 17 1.8 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), 29.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.8% 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 Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 41.7 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 7 58.3 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Littlehampton (State Suburbs), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 41.7%) were male and 7 (or 58.3%) 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 Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Littlehampton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Littlehampton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 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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