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Port Hughes

Code SSC40589 (SSC)
People 456
Male 217
Female 239
Median age 47
Families 132
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 490
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $859
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,842
Median weekly rent $170
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Total 456 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 217 47.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 239 52.4 809,354 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 456 people in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 30 6.6 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 23 5.1 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 29 6.4 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 23 5.1 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 14 3.1 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 10 2.2 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 26 5.7 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 18 4.0 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 36 7.9 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 26 5.7 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 21 4.6 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 34 7.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 58 12.7 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 61 13.4 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 26 5.7 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 2.9 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.9 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.7 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 258 68.4 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 16 4.2 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 27 7.2 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 19 5.0 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 57 15.1 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 68.4% were married and 11.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 62 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 210 66.0 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 36 11.3 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 72 22.6 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 50 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 50 years.

Education Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 8 8.4 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 30 31.6 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 3.2 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 23 24.2 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 5 5.3 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 3.2 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 4.2 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 19 20.0 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 95 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs) 20.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.0% were in primary school, 29.8% in secondary school and 6.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 375 82.4 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 91 20.4 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 22 4.9 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 16 3.6 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 316 71.0 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), 71.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 85 48.0 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 60 33.9 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 27 15.3 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 2.8 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 177 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 177 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Port Hughes (State Suburbs). Of these 48.0% were employed full time, 33.9% were employed part-time and 2.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 20 11.9 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 16 9.5 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 22 13.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 10.7 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 64 38.1 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Port Hughes (State Suburbs), 11.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 423 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,012 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 859 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) was $423.

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

Unpaid work Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 275 73.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 113 30.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 52 13.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 112 29.8 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.1% provided care for children and 13.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 29.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 64 17.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 87 23.1 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 61 16.2 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 62 16.5 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Port Hughes (State Suburbs), 23.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 84 64.1 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 41 31.3 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 4.6 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 Hughes (State Suburbs), 31.3% were couple families with children, 64.1% were couple families without children and 4.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Port Hughes % 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 Hughes (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 Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,562 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,772 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,772 and those without children was $1,562.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 15 11.7 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 21 16.4 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11 8.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 7.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 50 39.1 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 15 11.7 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 5.5 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.7% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% 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 Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 170 36.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 299 63.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), 36.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 63.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 164 97.0 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 3.0 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 Hughes (State Suburbs), 97.0% were separate houses, 3.0% 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 Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.8 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 27 16.0 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 81 47.9 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 58 34.3 134,862 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 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 16.0% had 2 bedrooms and 47.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 88 52.7 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 45 26.9 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 34 20.4 172,727 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 Port Hughes (State Suburbs), 52.7% were owned outright, 26.9% were owned with a mortgage and 20.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 132 77.6 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 38 22.4 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.6% were family households, 22.4% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.3 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.9 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), 33.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.9% 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 Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 170 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,842 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.9 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.1 -- 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 Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
None 3 1.8 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 52 30.8 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 71 42.0 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 43 25.4 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), 30.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.4% 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 Hughes % 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 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Port Hughes (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 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Port Hughes % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Port Hughes (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Port Hughes % 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 Hughes (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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