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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Sellicks Beach

Code SSC40662 (SSC)
People 2,339
Male 1,165
Female 1,174
Median age 36
Families 665
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,260
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $957
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,313
Median weekly rent $257
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 Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,339 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,165 49.8 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,174 50.2 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 32 1.4 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,339 people in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs) of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 183 7.8 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 155 6.6 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 143 6.1 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 175 7.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 141 6.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 157 6.7 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 153 6.5 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 179 7.7 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 199 8.5 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 199 8.5 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 153 6.5 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 135 5.8 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 139 6.0 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 101 4.3 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 53 2.3 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 1.3 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 26 1.1 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 14 0.6 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 781 42.1 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 76 4.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 212 11.4 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 53 2.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 732 39.5 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.1% were married and 15.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 65 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 710 41.9 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 316 18.7 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 668 39.4 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 29 4.5 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 144 22.3 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 28 4.3 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 54 8.4 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 102 15.8 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 1.9 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 28 4.3 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 45 7.0 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 49 7.6 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 20 3.1 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 135 20.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 646 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs) 27.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.0% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 14.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,677 71.8 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 702 31.9 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 203 9.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 145 6.6 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,151 52.3 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), 52.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 31.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 613 51.3 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 405 33.9 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 77 6.4 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 100 8.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,195 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,195 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 51.3% were employed full time, 33.9% were employed part-time and 8.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 141 12.9 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 112 10.2 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 151 13.8 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 202 18.5 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 416 38.1 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 503 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,184 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 957 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs) was $503.

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

Unpaid work Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,459 78.7 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 605 32.6 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 235 12.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 317 17.1 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.6% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 421 22.7 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 589 31.8 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 242 13.0 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 207 11.2 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), 31.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 273 41.1 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 257 38.6 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 131 19.7 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), 38.6% were couple families with children, 41.1% were couple families without children and 19.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs) 18.0% of single parents were male and 82.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,701 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,701 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 90 17.0 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 27 5.1 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 134 25.4 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 63 11.9 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 43 8.1 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 98 18.6 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 35 6.6 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 38 7.2 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.0% had both partners employed full-time, 5.1% had both employed part-time and 25.4% 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 Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 908 73.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 320 26.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), 73.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 26.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 883 97.1 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 12 1.3 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 14 1.5 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 Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), 97.1% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 16 1.8 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 142 15.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 480 52.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 256 28.2 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.3 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 15.6% had 2 bedrooms and 52.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 220 24.2 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 460 50.5 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 206 22.6 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.4 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 2.2 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), 24.2% were owned outright, 50.5% were owned with a mortgage and 22.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 653 71.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 225 24.8 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 31 3.4 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.8% were family households, 24.8% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.7 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.2 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), 28.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.2% 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 Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 257 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 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 Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,313 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.8 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.2 -- 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 Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
None 31 3.4 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 315 34.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 390 42.9 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 159 17.5 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 1.5 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), 34.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.5% 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 Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 34 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 20 58.8 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 14 41.2 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), there were 34 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 20 (or 58.8%) were male and 14 (or 41.2%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,042 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,042.

Mortgage and rent Sellicks Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 280 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,718 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Sellicks Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $280 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,718.

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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