2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Verdun

Code SSC40751 (SSC)
People 662
Male 330
Female 332
Median age 43
Families 188
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 259
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,757
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Total 662 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 330 49.8 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 332 50.2 809,354 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 662 people in Verdun (State Suburbs) of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 32 4.8 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 42 6.3 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 61 9.2 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 55 8.3 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 31 4.7 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 19 2.9 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 2.7 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 35 5.3 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 56 8.4 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 53 8.0 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 62 9.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 58 8.7 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 57 8.6 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 31 4.7 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 21 3.2 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 15 2.3 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 15 2.3 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.6 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Verdun (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 327 61.4 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 1.3 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 31 5.8 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 3.0 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 152 28.5 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Verdun (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.4% were married and 7.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 0 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Verdun (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 302 61.8 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 37 7.6 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 150 30.7 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Verdun (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 49 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Verdun (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 49 years.

Education Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 9 4.1 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 28 12.9 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 4.1 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 34 15.7 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 20 9.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 2.8 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 33 15.2 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 3.7 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 32 14.7 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 9 4.1 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 29 13.4 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 217 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Verdun (State Suburbs) 32.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.6% were in primary school, 27.1% in secondary school and 19.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 547 82.3 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 120 18.9 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 63 9.9 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 25 3.9 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 426 67.2 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Verdun (State Suburbs), 67.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Verdun % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 174 50.7 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 136 39.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 28 8.2 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 1.5 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 343 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 343 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Verdun (State Suburbs). Of these 50.7% were employed full time, 39.7% were employed part-time and 1.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 45 13.4 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 44 13.1 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 44 13.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 30 8.9 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 145 43.0 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Verdun (State Suburbs), 13.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Verdun (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 633 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,922 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,757 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Verdun (State Suburbs) was $633.

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

Unpaid work Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 431 80.9 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 178 33.3 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 78 14.6 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 171 32.1 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Verdun (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.3% provided care for children and 14.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 130 24.3 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 145 27.2 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 87 16.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 72 13.5 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Verdun (State Suburbs), 27.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 75 39.9 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 101 53.7 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 9 4.8 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Verdun (State Suburbs), 53.7% were couple families with children, 39.9% were couple families without children and 4.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Verdun (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,083 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,772 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Verdun (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,772 and those without children was $2,083.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 20 11.4 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 17 9.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 46 26.3 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 30 17.1 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 5.1 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 31 17.7 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 11 6.3 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 11 6.3 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Verdun (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.4% had both partners employed full-time, 9.7% had both employed part-time and 26.3% 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 Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 222 88.4 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 29 11.6 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Verdun (State Suburbs), 88.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 218 98.6 494,471 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 3 1.4 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 Verdun (State Suburbs), 98.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 1.8 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 27 12.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 100 45.5 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 89 40.5 134,862 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 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Verdun (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 12.3% had 2 bedrooms and 45.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 91 41.4 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 101 45.9 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 24 10.9 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.8 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 Verdun (State Suburbs), 41.4% were owned outright, 45.9% were owned with a mortgage and 10.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 183 83.9 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 35 16.1 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Verdun (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.9% were family households, 16.1% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.0 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 19.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Verdun (State Suburbs), 14.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 19.0% 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 Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.6 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.4 -- 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 Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Verdun % South Australia % Australia %
None 0 0.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 36 16.2 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 104 46.8 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 79 35.6 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.4 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Verdun (State Suburbs), 16.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 35.6% 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 Verdun % 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 Verdun (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 Verdun % 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 Verdun (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 Verdun % 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 1,690 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Verdun (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 $1,690.

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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