2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Waitpinga

Code SSC40757 (SSC)
People 222
Male 111
Female 111
Median age 51
Families 68
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 122
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $921
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,000
Median weekly rent $233
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Total 222 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 111 50.0 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 111 50.0 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.3 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 222 people in Waitpinga (State Suburbs) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 4.5 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 11 5.0 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 7 3.2 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 6 2.7 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 10 4.5 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 3 1.4 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 3 1.4 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 12 5.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 15 6.8 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 21 9.5 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 18 8.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 24 10.8 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 22 9.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 31 14.0 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 20 9.0 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 1.4 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.4 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.4 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 51 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Waitpinga (State Suburbs) was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 27.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 133 68.2 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 3.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 13 6.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 13 6.7 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 30 15.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Waitpinga (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 68.2% were married and 10.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 38 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 85 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Waitpinga (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 112 67.5 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 14 8.4 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 40 24.1 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Waitpinga (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 6 13.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 10 22.2 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 6.7 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 0 0.0 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 6 13.3 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 6.7 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 20.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 8 17.8 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 45 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs) 19.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.9% were in primary school, 13.3% in secondary school and 26.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 173 77.9 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 49 22.6 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 10 4.6 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 12 5.5 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 146 67.3 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs), 67.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 44 40.7 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 53 49.1 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 7.4 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 2.8 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 108 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 108 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Waitpinga (State Suburbs). Of these 40.7% were employed full time, 49.1% were employed part-time and 2.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 15 14.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 24 22.4 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 12 11.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 14 13.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 30 28.0 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Waitpinga (State Suburbs), 14.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 22.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 28.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Waitpinga (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 522 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,192 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 921 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Waitpinga (State Suburbs) was $522.

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

Unpaid work Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 156 79.2 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 47 24.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 32 16.2 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 81 41.5 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.1% provided care for children and 16.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 41.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 37 19.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 49 25.1 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 32 16.4 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 36 18.5 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Waitpinga (State Suburbs), 25.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 47 68.1 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 16 23.2 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 8.7 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 Waitpinga (State Suburbs), 23.2% were couple families with children, 68.1% were couple families without children and 8.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Waitpinga % 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 Waitpinga (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 Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,300 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,666 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,666 and those without children was $1,300.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 11 17.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 9 14.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3 4.7 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 7.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 20 31.2 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 8 12.5 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 7.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 14.1% 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 Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 82 70.1 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 35 29.9 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs), 70.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 29.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 83 100.0 494,471 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 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 Waitpinga (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 5 6.0 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 42 50.0 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 37 44.0 134,862 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 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 6.0% had 2 bedrooms and 50.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 49 59.0 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 22 26.5 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 12 14.5 172,727 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 Waitpinga (State Suburbs), 59.0% were owned outright, 26.5% were owned with a mortgage and 14.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 70 85.4 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 12 14.6 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs), of all households, 85.4% were family households, 14.6% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.5 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs), 23.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.5% 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 Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 233 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 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 Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.0 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.0 -- 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 Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
None 3 3.5 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 13 15.3 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 41 48.2 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 28 32.9 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 Waitpinga (State Suburbs), 15.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 32.9% 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 Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 44 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Waitpinga (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 44 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Waitpinga % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,883 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Waitpinga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,883.

Mortgage and rent Waitpinga % 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 3,000 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Waitpinga (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 $3,000.

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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