2011 Census QuickStats

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Menzies (SA)

Code SSC40423 (SSC)
People 259
Male 137
Female 122
Median age 47
Families 78
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 173
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,075
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,144
Median weekly rent $160
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 259 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 137 52.9 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 122 47.1 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 1.5 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 259 people in Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs) of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 16 6.2 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 14 5.4 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 22 8.5 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 14 5.4 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 10 3.8 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 15 5.8 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 6 2.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 18 6.9 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 9 3.5 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 19 7.3 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 30 11.5 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 35 13.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 30 11.5 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 10 3.8 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 3 1.2 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 1.5 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.9 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 136 64.5 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 4.7 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 12 5.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 6 2.8 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 47 22.3 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 64.5% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 57 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 115 66.9 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 21 12.2 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 36 20.9 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 52 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 52 years.

Education Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 3 3.8 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 24 30.8 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 20 25.6 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 0 0.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 7.7 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 5.1 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 21 26.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 78 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs) 29.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.8% were in primary school, 26.9% in secondary school and 11.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 213 81.9 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 28 12.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 18 7.7 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 10 4.3 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 178 76.1 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), 76.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 86 57.0 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 47 31.1 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 9.3 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 2.6 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 151 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 151 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.0% were employed full time, 31.1% were employed part-time and 2.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 14 9.5 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 20 13.6 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 15 10.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 11 7.5 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 75 51.0 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), 9.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 51 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 54 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and for people who were employed part-time was 54 years.

Occupation Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 563 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 991 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,075 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs) was $563.

Travel to work, top responses Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 166 78.7 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 70 33.0 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 22 10.4 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 79 37.3 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.0% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 37.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 38 18.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 62 29.4 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 38 18.0 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 29 13.7 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), 29.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 45 57.7 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 30 38.5 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 3 3.8 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 Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), 38.5% were couple families with children, 57.7% were couple families without children and 3.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,199 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,678 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,678 and those without children was $1,199.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 18 24.3 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 8.1 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 22 29.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 10.8 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 4.1 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 5 6.8 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 3 4.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 12.2 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.3% had both partners employed full-time, 8.1% had both employed part-time and 29.7% 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 Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 89 57.1 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 67 42.9 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), 57.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 42.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 89 100.0 494,471 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 0 0.0 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 Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 15 17.0 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 46 52.3 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 27 30.7 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 17.0% had 2 bedrooms and 52.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 48 52.7 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 30 33.0 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 10 11.0 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 3.3 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), 52.7% were owned outright, 33.0% were owned with a mortgage and 11.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 74 80.4 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 15 16.3 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 3.3 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.4% were family households, 16.3% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.3 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.4 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), 25.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.4% 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 Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,144 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.0 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.0 -- 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 Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
None 3 3.4 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 13 14.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 42 47.2 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 31 34.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), 14.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.8% 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 Menzies (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

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

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Menzies (SA) % 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 0 -- 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 Menzies (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Menzies (SA) % 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 Menzies (SA) (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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