2011 Census QuickStats

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Port Flinders

Code SSC40587 (SSC)
People 225
Male 124
Female 101
Median age 53
Families 72
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 175
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $653
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,040
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Total 225 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 124 55.1 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 101 44.9 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 6.2 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 225 people in Port Flinders (State Suburbs) of these 55.1% were male and 44.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.2% of the population.

Age Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 8 3.6 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 9 4.0 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 9 4.0 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 19 8.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 3 1.3 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 4 1.8 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 8 3.6 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 12 5.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 9 4.0 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 20 8.9 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 20 8.9 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 35 15.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 14 6.2 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 25 11.2 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 7.1 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 4.5 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.3 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 53 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Port Flinders (State Suburbs) was 53 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 115 56.4 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 3.4 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 19 9.3 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 10 4.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 53 26.0 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Port Flinders (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.4% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 63 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Port Flinders (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 105 56.8 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 24 13.0 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 56 30.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Port Flinders (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 8 14.0 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 6 10.5 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 12.3 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 5.3 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 10.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 3 5.3 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 24 42.1 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 57 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs) 25.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 13.8% were in primary school, 27.6% in secondary school and 12.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 193 85.8 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 36 16.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 11 5.0 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 5 2.3 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 166 76.1 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), 76.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 58 56.9 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 32 31.4 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 9 8.8 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 2.9 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 102 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 102 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Port Flinders (State Suburbs). Of these 56.9% were employed full time, 31.4% were employed part-time and 2.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 14 14.1 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 13.1 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 12 12.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 20.2 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 36 36.4 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Port Flinders (State Suburbs), 14.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 51 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Port Flinders (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 51 years.

Occupation Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 368 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,083 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 653 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Port Flinders (State Suburbs) was $368.

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

Unpaid work Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 154 75.9 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 38 18.6 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 25 12.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 72 35.6 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 18.6% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 35.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 25 12.3 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 53 26.1 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 30 14.8 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 44 21.7 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Port Flinders (State Suburbs), 26.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 21.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 51 71.8 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 16 22.5 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 4 5.6 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 Port Flinders (State Suburbs), 22.5% were couple families with children, 71.8% were couple families without children and 5.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 37.5 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 62.5 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs) 37.5% of single parents were male and 62.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,833 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,750 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,750 and those without children was $1,833.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 7 10.4 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.5 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 11 16.4 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 11.9 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 7.5 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 17 25.4 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 4 6.0 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 12 17.9 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), of couple families, 10.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 16.4% 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 Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 99 58.6 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 70 41.4 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), 58.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 41.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 100 100.0 494,471 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 Port Flinders (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 Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 8.9 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 17.8 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 48 47.5 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 26 25.7 134,862 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 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.9% had 1 bedroom, 17.8% had 2 bedrooms and 47.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 47 47.5 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 30 30.3 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 17 17.2 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 5.1 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 Port Flinders (State Suburbs), 47.5% were owned outright, 30.3% were owned with a mortgage and 17.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 74 75.5 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 24 24.5 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.5% were family households, 24.5% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), 37.5% 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 Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.3 -- 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 Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,040 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.5 -- 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 Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
None 0 0.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 36 36.0 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 35 35.0 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 26 26.0 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 3.0 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), 36.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.0% 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 Port Flinders % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 28.6 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 10 71.4 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Port Flinders (State Suburbs), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 28.6%) were male and 10 (or 71.4%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Port Flinders % 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 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Port Flinders (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Port Flinders % 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 Port Flinders (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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