2011 Census QuickStats

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Wild Dog Valley (SA)

Code SSC40800 (SSC)
People 533
Male 284
Female 249
Median age 40
Families 158
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 267
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,062
Median monthly mortgage repayments $975
Median weekly rent $0
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 Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 533 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 284 53.3 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 249 46.7 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.9 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 533 people in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs) of these 53.3% were male and 46.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

Age Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 50 9.4 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 35 6.6 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 37 7.0 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 28 5.3 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 19 3.6 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 23 4.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 25 4.7 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 35 6.6 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 39 7.3 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 45 8.5 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 57 10.7 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 43 8.1 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 38 7.1 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 25 4.7 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 3.4 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 1.1 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 1.7 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 269 65.9 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 4 1.0 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 26 6.4 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 12 2.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 97 23.8 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 65.9% were married and 7.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 75 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 64 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 65 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 246 66.7 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 44 11.9 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 79 21.4 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 12 8.5 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 40 28.4 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 14 9.9 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 26 18.4 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.1 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.1 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 21 14.9 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 4.3 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 11.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 141 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs) 26.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.0% were in primary school, 23.4% in secondary school and 18.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 492 92.7 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 33 6.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 5.8 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 3.0 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 427 84.7 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), 84.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 190 63.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 77 25.8 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 24 8.1 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 2.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 298 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 298 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs). Of these 63.8% were employed full time, 25.8% were employed part-time and 2.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 40 13.8 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 16 5.5 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 24 8.3 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 28 9.7 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 161 55.5 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), 13.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

Occupation Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 567 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,275 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,062 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs) was $567.

Travel to work, top responses Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 312 76.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 135 32.8 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 38 9.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 164 40.1 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.8% provided care for children and 9.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 40.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 86 21.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 97 23.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 70 17.1 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 60 14.7 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 79 49.7 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 74 46.5 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 3.8 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 Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), 46.5% were couple families with children, 49.7% were couple families without children and 3.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,485 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,650 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,650 and those without children was $1,485.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 39 26.0 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 4.0 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 41 27.3 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 26 17.3 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 2.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 11 7.3 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 14 9.3 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 6.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 27.3% 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 Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 192 73.6 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 69 26.4 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), 73.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 26.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 188 97.9 494,471 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 4 2.1 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), 97.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.6 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 2.1 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 9.4 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 90 46.9 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 70 36.5 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 3.6 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 2.6 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 9.4% had 2 bedrooms and 46.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 88 45.8 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 60 31.2 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 32 16.7 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 3.6 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 2.6 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), 45.8% were owned outright, 31.2% were owned with a mortgage and 16.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 155 81.2 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 32 16.8 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 2.1 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.2% were family households, 16.8% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.8 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.9 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), 24.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.9% 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 Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.4 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.6 -- 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 Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 975 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.4 -- 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 Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
None 0 0.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 29 15.1 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 85 44.3 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 71 37.0 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 3.6 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), 15.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 37.0% 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 Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 9 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 44.4 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 5 55.6 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), there were 9 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 44.4%) were male and 5 (or 55.6%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wild Dog Valley (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 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 Wild Dog Valley (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Wild Dog Valley (SA) % 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 1,600 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Wild Dog Valley (SA) (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 $1,600.

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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