2011 Census QuickStats

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Santa Teresa

Code SSC70169 (SSC)
People 555
Male 285
Female 270
Median age 24
Families 116
Average children per family 2.4
All private dwellings 148
Average people per household 4.2
Median weekly household income $772
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $20
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Total 555 -- 211,945 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 285 51.4 109,517 51.7 10,634,013 49.4
Female 270 48.6 102,428 48.3 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 502 90.5 56,776 26.8 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 555 people in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 90.5% of the population.

Age Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 56 10.0 17,119 8.1 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 73 13.1 16,415 7.7 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 60 10.8 15,608 7.4 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 44 7.9 14,820 7.0 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 40 7.2 16,839 7.9 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 63 11.3 19,213 9.1 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 45 8.1 17,345 8.2 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 37 6.6 16,829 7.9 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 4.8 16,331 7.7 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 23 4.1 14,799 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 31 5.6 13,775 6.5 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 26 4.7 11,632 5.5 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 16 2.9 9,121 4.3 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 4 0.7 5,286 2.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 3 0.5 3,280 1.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 1.3 1,726 0.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 1,112 0.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.5 694 0.3 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 24 -- 31 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs) was 24 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 33.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 127 34.2 70,154 43.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 15 4.0 5,526 3.4 529,280 3.0
Divorced 9 2.4 13,273 8.2 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 14 3.8 5,202 3.2 949,634 5.5
Never married 206 55.5 68,647 42.2 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 34.2% were married and 6.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 33 -- 44 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 47 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 60 -- 65 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 27 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs) was 33 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 75 21.6 54,563 41.5 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 72 20.7 19,532 14.9 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 200 57.6 57,233 43.6 6,413,399 41.3

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 21.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 20.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 34 -- 44 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs) was 34 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 9 4.6 3,339 4.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 4 2.1 15,171 20.7 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 76 39.2 2,586 3.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 2,150 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 3 1.5 8,003 10.9 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 21 10.8 1,780 2.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 2.1 2,823 3.9 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 2,726 3.7 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 1.5 6,682 9.1 932,524 14.3
Other 13 6.7 1,627 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 61 31.4 26,242 35.9 1,511,694 23.2
Total 194 -- 73,129 -- 6,503,580 --

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs) 35.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 41.2% were in primary school, 13.9% in secondary school and 1.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Australia 556 100.0 158,031 74.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 9 1.7 42,606 22.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 3 0.6 10,807 5.8 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 0 0.0 9,131 4.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 526 97.8 125,126 66.7 10,757,087 53.7

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), 97.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 1.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 59 38.3 69,544 66.9 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 67 43.5 20,878 20.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 10.4 8,056 7.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 7.8 5,489 5.3 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 154 -- 103,967 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 154 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs). Of these 38.3% were employed full time, 43.5% were employed part-time and 7.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 27 19.6 6,588 6.7 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 15.2 6,344 6.4 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 16 11.6 7,952 8.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 34 24.6 19,470 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 24 17.4 50,076 50.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), 19.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 15.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 17.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 37 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 263 -- 745 -- 577 --
Family 574 -- 1,759 -- 1,481 --
Household 772 -- 1,674 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs) was $263.

Travel to work, top responses Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 188 50.8 108,531 66.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 147 39.7 49,616 30.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 40 10.8 14,566 8.9 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 41 11.1 27,050 16.6 3,090,874 17.8

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 39.7% provided care for children and 10.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 81 21.8 37,795 23.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 59 15.9 42,817 26.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 15 4.0 16,605 10.2 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 38 10.2 11,314 6.9 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), 15.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 4.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 12 10.3 16,310 34.0 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 61 52.6 22,245 46.3 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 39 33.6 8,610 17.9 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 3.4 866 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), 52.6% were couple families with children, 10.3% were couple families without children and 33.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 7.9 -- 19.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 92.1 -- 80.5 -- 82.4

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs) 7.9% of single parents were male and 92.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,300 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,166 -- 2,475 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,166 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 4 5.7 12,591 32.7 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 11.4 1,326 3.4 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 9 12.9 5,984 15.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 4 5.7 5,205 13.5 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 21.4 1,552 4.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 20 28.6 4,773 12.4 899,598 19.2
Other 5 7.1 3,327 8.6 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 7.1 3,801 9.9 314,529 6.7

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), of couple families, 5.7% had both partners employed full-time, 11.4% had both employed part-time and 12.9% 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 Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 121 85.8 60,889 87.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 20 14.2 8,595 12.4 934,470 10.7

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), 85.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 108 90.0 41,186 67.6 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 6,880 11.3 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 12 10.0 10,087 16.6 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 2,471 4.1 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), 90.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 999 1.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 10.0 4,536 7.4 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 35 29.2 13,275 21.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 42 35.0 27,268 44.8 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 5 4.2 12,789 21.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 26 21.7 2,024 3.3 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 2.8 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 4.2 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 10.0% had 1 bedroom, 29.2% had 2 bedrooms and 35.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 4.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3 2.5 9,530 15.7 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 18,630 30.6 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 90 74.4 29,903 49.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.5 580 1.0 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 20.7 2,248 3.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), 2.5% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 74.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Family households 94 77.7 44,046 72.3 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 21 17.4 13,317 21.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 5.0 3,528 5.8 321,007 4.1

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.7% were family households, 17.4% were single person households and 5.0% were group households.

Household income Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.0 -- 14.6 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.8 -- 16.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), 38.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.8% 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 Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median rent 20 -- 225 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 91.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 9.0 -- 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 Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,058 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 92.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 7.7 -- 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 Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
None 51 42.5 7,153 11.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 33 27.5 20,289 33.3 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 11 9.2 20,488 33.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 0 0.0 10,184 16.7 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 25 20.8 2,776 4.6 234,292 3.0

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), 27.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 9.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 0.0% 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 Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 502 -- 56,776 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 255 50.8 28,035 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 247 49.2 28,741 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 23 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), there were 502 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 255 (or 50.8%) were male and 247 (or 49.2%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.8 -- 4.2 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2.1 -- 1.7 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 711 -- 1,099 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.8, with 2.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $711.

Mortgage and rent Santa Teresa % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 20 -- 75 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,963 -- 1,647 --

In Santa Teresa (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $20 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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