2011 Census QuickStats

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Myponga

Code SSC40477 (SSC)
People 595
Male 296
Female 299
Median age 44
Families 170
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 334
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $990
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $92
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Total 595 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 296 49.7 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 299 50.3 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 595 people in Myponga (State Suburbs) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 37 6.2 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 30 5.1 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 40 6.7 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 39 6.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 24 4.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 17 2.9 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 24 4.0 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 31 5.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 53 8.9 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 56 9.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 60 10.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 44 7.4 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 33 5.6 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 41 6.9 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 24 4.0 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 24 4.0 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 2.2 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.5 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Myponga (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 257 53.0 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 18 3.7 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 66 13.6 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 14 2.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 130 26.8 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Myponga (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.0% were married and 17.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Myponga (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 234 53.4 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 62 14.2 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 142 32.4 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Myponga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Myponga (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 9 6.2 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 39 26.9 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 15 10.3 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 20 13.8 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.1 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 4.8 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 8.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 14 9.7 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.1 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 23 15.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 145 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Myponga (State Suburbs) 24.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.2% were in primary school, 20.7% in secondary school and 17.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 476 79.9 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 125 22.3 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 49 8.8 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 32 5.7 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 354 63.2 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Myponga (State Suburbs), 63.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 164 53.9 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 109 35.9 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 2.6 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 23 7.6 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 304 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 304 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Myponga (State Suburbs). Of these 53.9% were employed full time, 35.9% were employed part-time and 7.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 29 10.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 30 10.6 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 46 16.3 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 41 14.5 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 129 45.7 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Myponga (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Myponga (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 497 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,109 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 990 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Myponga (State Suburbs) was $497.

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

Unpaid work Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 370 75.8 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 140 28.8 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 69 14.2 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 130 26.9 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Myponga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.8% provided care for children and 14.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 93 19.1 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 126 25.9 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 72 14.8 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 77 15.8 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Myponga (State Suburbs), 25.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 81 47.4 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 72 42.1 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 18 10.5 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 Myponga (State Suburbs), 42.1% were couple families with children, 47.4% were couple families without children and 10.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Myponga (State Suburbs) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,437 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,791 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Myponga (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,791 and those without children was $1,437.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 24 15.9 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 2.6 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 45 29.8 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 11.3 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 9.9 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 34 22.5 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 4 2.6 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 5.3 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Myponga (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.9% had both partners employed full-time, 2.6% had both employed part-time and 29.8% 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 Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 225 71.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 91 28.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Myponga (State Suburbs), 71.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 28.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 225 100.0 494,471 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 Myponga (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 Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 2.2 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 39 17.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 114 50.4 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 65 28.8 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.3 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Myponga (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.2% had 1 bedroom, 17.3% had 2 bedrooms and 50.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 76 33.6 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 113 50.0 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 28 12.4 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 2.7 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Myponga (State Suburbs), 33.6% were owned outright, 50.0% were owned with a mortgage and 12.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 167 73.9 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 56 24.8 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.3 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Myponga (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.9% were family households, 24.8% were single person households and 1.3% were group households.

Household income Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.8 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.9 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Myponga (State Suburbs), 26.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.9% 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 Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 92 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.7 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.3 -- 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 Myponga % South Australia % Australia %
None 7 3.1 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 55 24.3 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 92 40.7 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 69 30.5 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.3 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Myponga (State Suburbs), 24.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.5% 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 Myponga % 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 56 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Myponga (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 56 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Myponga % 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 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Myponga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Myponga % 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 Myponga (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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