2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Royal Park

Code SSC40638 (SSC)
People 2,864
Male 1,391
Female 1,473
Median age 39
Families 772
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 1,309
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $868
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $195
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,864 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,391 48.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,473 51.4 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 44 1.5 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,864 people in Royal Park (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 157 5.5 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 156 5.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 164 5.7 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 166 5.8 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 172 6.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 241 8.4 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 200 7.0 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 195 6.8 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 202 7.1 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 175 6.1 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 192 6.7 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 170 5.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 169 5.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 106 3.7 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 116 4.1 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 101 3.5 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 96 3.4 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 84 2.9 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Royal Park (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,021 42.8 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 82 3.4 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 216 9.1 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 198 8.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 869 36.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Royal Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.8% were married and 12.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Royal Park (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 954 43.1 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 203 9.2 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,055 47.7 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Royal Park (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 33 4.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 182 23.5 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 43 5.6 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 8 1.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 96 12.4 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 28 3.6 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 1.8 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 54 7.0 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 73 9.4 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 14 1.8 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 229 29.6 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 774 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Royal Park (State Suburbs) 27.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.1% were in primary school, 17.8% in secondary school and 16.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,869 65.3 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,168 44.2 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 189 7.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 124 4.7 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,160 43.9 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), 43.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 44.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 764 58.9 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 371 28.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 85 6.5 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 78 6.0 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,298 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,298 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Royal Park (State Suburbs). Of these 58.9% were employed full time, 28.6% were employed part-time and 6.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 125 10.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 93 7.6 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 159 13.0 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 278 22.8 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 478 39.2 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Royal Park (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Royal Park (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 461 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,127 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 868 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Royal Park (State Suburbs) was $461.

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

Unpaid work Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,543 64.6 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 598 25.0 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 269 11.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 288 12.1 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.0% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 507 21.2 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 558 23.4 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 262 11.0 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 215 9.0 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Royal Park (State Suburbs), 23.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 290 37.6 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 300 38.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 166 21.5 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 2.1 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Royal Park (State Suburbs), 38.9% were couple families with children, 37.6% were couple families without children and 21.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.8 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.2 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Royal Park (State Suburbs) 16.8% of single parents were male and 83.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,934 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,010 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,010 and those without children was $1,934.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 111 18.8 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 19 3.2 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 104 17.6 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 89 15.0 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 34 5.7 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 164 27.7 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 38 6.4 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 33 5.6 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 17.6% 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 Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,201 95.8 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 53 4.2 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), 95.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,037 86.3 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 97 8.1 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 61 5.1 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 0.5 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Royal Park (State Suburbs), 86.3% were separate houses, 8.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 32 2.7 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 327 27.2 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 685 57.0 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 131 10.9 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 27 2.2 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 27.2% had 2 bedrooms and 57.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 408 34.0 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 396 33.0 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 338 28.2 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 10 0.8 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 48 4.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Royal Park (State Suburbs), 34.0% were owned outright, 33.0% were owned with a mortgage and 28.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 757 63.0 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 401 33.4 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 43 3.6 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.0% were family households, 33.4% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

Household income Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.6 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.9 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), 36.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.9% 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 Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 195 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.9 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.1 -- 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 Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.5 -- 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 Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
None 176 14.7 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 477 39.8 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 386 32.2 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 122 10.2 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 38 3.2 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), 39.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.2% 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 Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 41 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 36.6 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 26 63.4 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 34 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Royal Park (State Suburbs), there were 41 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 36.6%) were male and 26 (or 63.4%) were female. The median age was 34 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,062 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.9, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,062.

Mortgage and rent Royal Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 143 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Royal Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $143 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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