2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Unley Park

Code SSC40743 (SSC)
People 1,402
Male 681
Female 721
Median age 43
Families 382
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 609
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $2,396
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,250
Median weekly rent $300
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 Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,402 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 681 48.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 721 51.4 809,354 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 1,402 people in Unley Park (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 78 5.6 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 92 6.6 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 93 6.6 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 96 6.8 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 86 6.1 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 75 5.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 50 3.6 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 69 4.9 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 87 6.2 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 106 7.6 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 98 7.0 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 107 7.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 121 8.6 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 82 5.8 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 63 4.5 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 28 2.0 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 36 2.6 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 35 2.5 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Unley Park (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 683 60.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 16 1.4 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 60 5.3 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 53 4.7 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 321 28.3 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Unley Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.3% were married and 6.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 63 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Unley Park (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 628 60.4 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 43 4.1 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 369 35.5 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Unley Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Unley Park (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 23 5.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 37 8.5 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12 2.8 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 83 19.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 14 3.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 1.8 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 83 19.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 3.2 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 97 22.2 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 65 14.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 436 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Unley Park (State Suburbs) 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.3% were in primary school, 24.3% in secondary school and 25.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,048 74.6 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 402 30.1 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 107 8.0 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 71 5.3 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 756 56.6 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Unley Park (State Suburbs), 56.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 383 52.5 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 274 37.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 50 6.9 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 22 3.0 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 729 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 729 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Unley Park (State Suburbs). Of these 52.5% were employed full time, 37.6% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 114 16.2 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 82 11.7 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 77 11.0 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 78 11.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 307 43.7 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Unley Park (State Suburbs), 16.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Unley Park (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 940 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 2,737 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,396 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Unley Park (State Suburbs) was $940.

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

Unpaid work Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 889 78.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 386 34.0 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 182 16.1 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 288 25.4 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Unley Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.0% provided care for children and 16.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 305 26.9 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 316 27.9 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 149 13.1 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 117 10.3 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Unley Park (State Suburbs), 27.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 159 41.5 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 189 49.3 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 29 7.6 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Unley Park (State Suburbs), 49.3% were couple families with children, 41.5% were couple families without children and 7.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.7 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.3 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Unley Park (State Suburbs) 26.7% of single parents were male and 73.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,613 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,459 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Unley Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,459 and those without children was $2,613.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 42 12.1 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 24 6.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 105 30.3 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 58 16.7 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 18 5.2 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 60 17.3 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 13 3.7 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 27 7.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Unley Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.1% had both partners employed full-time, 6.9% had both employed part-time and 30.3% 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 Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 514 87.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 71 12.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Unley Park (State Suburbs), 87.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 396 76.7 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 30 5.8 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 90 17.4 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 Unley Park (State Suburbs), 76.7% were separate houses, 5.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 17.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 16 3.1 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 124 24.1 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 168 32.6 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 202 39.2 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 1.0 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 2.6 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Unley Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 24.1% had 2 bedrooms and 32.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 236 45.7 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 162 31.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 109 21.1 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.6 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 1.2 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Unley Park (State Suburbs), 45.7% were owned outright, 31.4% were owned with a mortgage and 21.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 381 73.7 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 124 24.0 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 2.3 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Unley Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.7% were family households, 24.0% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.7 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 29.6 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Unley Park (State Suburbs), 12.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 29.6% 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 Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,250 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.0 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.0 -- 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 Unley Park % South Australia % Australia %
None 25 4.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 158 30.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 206 40.0 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 118 22.9 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 1.6 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Unley Park (State Suburbs), 30.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.9% 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 Unley Park % 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 Unley Park (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 Unley 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 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 Unley Park (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 Unley Park % 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 Unley Park (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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