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Oodnadatta

Code SSC40528 (SSC)
People 166
Male 81
Female 85
Median age 29
Families 36
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 78
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $666
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $45
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Total 166 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 81 48.8 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 85 51.2 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 113 68.1 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 166 people in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 68.1% of the population.

Age Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 16 9.6 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 22 13.3 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 15 9.0 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 17 10.2 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 7 4.2 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 13 7.8 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 8 4.8 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 12 7.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 18 10.8 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 14 8.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 8 4.8 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 5 3.0 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 4 2.4 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 3 1.8 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 4 2.4 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 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 29 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) was 29 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 31.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 16 14.0 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 3 2.6 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 21 18.4 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 4 3.5 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 70 61.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 14.0% were married and 22.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 0 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 8 8.9 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 31 34.4 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 51 56.7 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 8.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 34.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 5 6.9 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 14 19.4 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 8 11.1 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 3 4.2 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 42 58.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 72 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) 42.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 19.4% were in primary school, 11.1% in secondary school and 4.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 128 78.0 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3 2.1 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 8 5.7 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 4 2.8 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 126 89.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 89.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 2.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 22 44.9 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 15 30.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 4 8.2 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 8 16.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 49 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 49 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs). Of these 44.9% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 16.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 9 19.1 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 0 0.0 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 3 6.4 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9 19.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 19 40.4 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 19.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 0.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 54 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 54 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 333 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 483 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 666 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) was $333.

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

Unpaid work Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 61 54.5 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 19 16.8 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 4 3.5 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 12 10.6 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 16.8% provided care for children and 3.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 33 29.2 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 19 16.8 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 8 7.1 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 3 2.7 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 16.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 2.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 5 14.3 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 17 48.6 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 13 37.1 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 Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 48.6% were couple families with children, 14.3% were couple families without children and 37.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 0 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 500 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $500 and those without children was $0.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 3 13.6 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 3 13.6 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 0 0.0 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 7 31.8 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 3 13.6 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 27.3 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.6% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 13.6% 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 Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 51 78.5 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 14 21.5 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 78.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 38 74.5 494,471 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 7 13.7 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 11.8 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 74.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.7% were flats, units or apartments and 11.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 23.4 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 17 36.2 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 19 40.4 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 0 0.0 134,862 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 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 23.4% had 1 bedroom, 36.2% had 2 bedrooms and 40.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.2. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 5 10.4 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 43 89.6 172,727 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 0 0.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 10.4% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 89.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 30 62.5 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 18 37.5 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.5% were family households, 37.5% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 64.3 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 64.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 45 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.2 -- 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 Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
None 22 43.1 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 15 29.4 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 6 11.8 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 3 5.9 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 9.8 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 29.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 11.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.9% 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 Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 115 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 53 46.1 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 62 53.9 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), there were 115 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 53 (or 46.1%) were male and 62 (or 53.9%) 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 Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.8 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 340 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.8 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $340.

Mortgage and rent Oodnadatta % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 45 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $45 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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