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Onkaparinga Hills

Code SSC40527 (SSC)
People 2,534
Male 1,270
Female 1,264
Median age 39
Families 735
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 862
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,626
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,534 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,270 50.1 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,264 49.9 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 0.4 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,534 people in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 129 5.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 183 7.2 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 207 8.2 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 240 9.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 156 6.2 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 89 3.5 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 103 4.1 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 176 6.9 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 229 9.0 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 247 9.7 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 229 9.0 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 189 7.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 144 5.7 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 116 4.6 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 54 2.1 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 25 1.0 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 0.4 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 9 0.4 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,256 62.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 34 1.7 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 114 5.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 46 2.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 567 28.1 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.3% were married and 7.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 62 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,185 62.4 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 138 7.3 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 577 30.4 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 23 2.9 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 155 19.8 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 34 4.4 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 81 10.4 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 105 13.4 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 24 3.1 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 91 11.7 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 66 8.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 77 9.9 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 14 1.8 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 111 14.2 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 781 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs) 30.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.6% were in primary school, 28.3% in secondary school and 18.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,945 76.8 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 688 28.4 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 221 9.1 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 167 6.9 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,343 55.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), 55.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 28.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 844 57.6 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 464 31.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 102 7.0 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 55 3.8 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,465 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,465 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs). Of these 57.6% were employed full time, 31.7% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 170 12.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 136 9.6 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 155 11.0 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 274 19.4 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 569 40.3 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 628 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,708 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,626 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs) was $628.

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

Unpaid work Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,617 80.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 725 35.9 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 218 10.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 422 20.9 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.9% provided care for children and 10.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 477 23.6 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 619 30.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 310 15.4 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 210 10.4 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), 30.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 250 34.0 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 427 58.1 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 55 7.5 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 Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), 58.1% were couple families with children, 34.0% were couple families without children and 7.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.9 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.1 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs) 30.9% of single parents were male and 69.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,952 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,199 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,199 and those without children was $1,952.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 149 22.0 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 183 27.0 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 103 15.2 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 22 3.2 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 92 13.6 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 57 8.4 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 38 5.6 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 27.0% 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 Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 817 96.3 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 31 3.7 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), 96.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 804 98.3 494,471 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 Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), 98.3% 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 Onkaparinga Hills % 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 19 2.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 329 40.3 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 469 57.4 134,862 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 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 2.3% had 2 bedrooms and 40.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 272 33.3 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 494 60.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 40 4.9 172,727 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 12 1.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), 33.3% were owned outright, 60.4% were owned with a mortgage and 4.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 725 88.7 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 84 10.3 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 1.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.7% were family households, 10.3% were single person households and 1.0% were group households.

Household income Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.0 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.8 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), 12.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.8% 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 Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.5 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.5 -- 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 Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.4 -- 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 Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
None 6 0.7 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 135 16.5 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 358 43.8 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 312 38.1 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 0.9 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), 16.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.1% 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 Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 13 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 61.5 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 5 38.5 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), there were 13 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 61.5%) were male and 5 (or 38.5%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Onkaparinga Hills % 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 1,125 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Onkaparinga Hills (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 $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Onkaparinga Hills % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 295 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Onkaparinga Hills (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $295 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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