2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

North Brighton

Code SSC40504 (SSC)
People 2,153
Male 1,051
Female 1,102
Median age 45
Families 549
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 798
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,388
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,800
Median weekly rent $315
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,153 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,051 48.8 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,102 51.2 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 0.8 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,153 people in North Brighton (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 91 4.2 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 122 5.7 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 149 6.9 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 147 6.8 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 106 4.9 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 64 3.0 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 64 3.0 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 133 6.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 164 7.6 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 199 9.2 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 194 9.0 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 172 8.0 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 162 7.5 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 111 5.2 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 76 3.5 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 67 3.1 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 62 2.9 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 70 3.3 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in North Brighton (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.8% of the population.

Registered marital status North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 804 44.8 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 42 2.3 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 162 9.0 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 106 5.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 679 37.9 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in North Brighton (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.8% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 37 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in North Brighton (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 37 years.

Social marital status North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 761 52.2 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 119 8.2 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 578 39.6 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 36 -- 33 --

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

Education North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 24 4.1 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 135 23.2 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 17 2.9 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 27 4.6 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 110 18.9 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 23 4.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 15 2.6 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 37 6.4 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 96 16.5 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 9 1.5 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 89 15.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 582 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In North Brighton (State Suburbs) 27.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.8% were in primary school, 25.4% in secondary school and 22.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,709 79.3 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 512 25.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 125 6.1 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 106 5.2 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,309 63.8 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), 63.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 559 53.7 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 372 35.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 68 6.5 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 42 4.0 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,041 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,041 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in North Brighton (State Suburbs). Of these 53.7% were employed full time, 35.7% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 145 14.5 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 109 10.9 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 117 11.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 165 16.5 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 390 39.0 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in North Brighton (State Suburbs), 14.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in North Brighton (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 557 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,746 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,388 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in North Brighton (State Suburbs) was $557.

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

Unpaid work North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,225 68.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 528 29.4 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 195 10.9 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 351 19.6 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.4% 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, 19.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 377 21.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 472 26.3 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 243 13.5 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 136 7.6 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in North Brighton (State Suburbs), 26.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 209 38.0 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 248 45.1 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 88 16.0 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.9 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in North Brighton (State Suburbs), 45.1% were couple families with children, 38.0% were couple families without children and 16.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.1 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.9 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In North Brighton (State Suburbs) 19.1% of single parents were male and 80.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,474 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,548 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,548 and those without children was $2,474.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 88 19.5 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 1.8 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 121 26.8 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 51 11.3 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 28 6.2 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 98 21.7 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 31 6.9 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 26 5.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.5% had both partners employed full-time, 1.8% had both employed part-time and 26.8% 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 North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 732 93.4 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 52 6.6 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), 93.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 667 91.2 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 28 3.8 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 36 4.9 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 North Brighton (State Suburbs), 91.2% were separate houses, 3.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 0.8 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 101 13.8 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 433 59.3 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 183 25.1 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 1.0 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 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.8% had 1 bedroom, 13.8% had 2 bedrooms and 59.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 327 44.9 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 259 35.5 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 134 18.4 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.7 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 0.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in North Brighton (State Suburbs), 44.9% were owned outright, 35.5% were owned with a mortgage and 18.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 544 74.3 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 168 23.0 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 20 2.7 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.3% were family households, 23.0% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.6 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), 18.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.6% 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 North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 315 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,800 -- 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 North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
None 43 5.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 249 34.0 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 307 41.9 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 123 16.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 1.4 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), 34.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.8% 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 North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 57.9 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 8 42.1 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in North Brighton (State Suburbs), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 57.9%) were male and 8 (or 42.1%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

Mortgage and rent North Brighton % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In North Brighton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 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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