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Kingscote

Code UCL415017 (UCL)
People 1,763
Male 884
Female 879
Median age 48
Families 476
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 1,002
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $793
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,116
Median weekly rent $165
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,763 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 884 50.1 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 879 49.9 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 1.4 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,763 people in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 96 5.4 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 95 5.4 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 96 5.4 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 65 3.7 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 78 4.4 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 87 4.9 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 90 5.1 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 85 4.8 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 107 6.1 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 125 7.1 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 155 8.8 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 146 8.3 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 132 7.5 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 115 6.5 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 84 4.8 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 77 4.4 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 56 3.2 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 75 4.3 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 767 51.7 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 47 3.2 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 149 10.0 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 125 8.4 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 395 26.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 51.7% were married and 13.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 644 50.8 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 154 12.2 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 469 37.0 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 17 4.6 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 123 33.2 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 9 2.4 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 59 15.9 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 7 1.9 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 35 9.4 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 16 4.3 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 10 2.7 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 95 25.6 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 371 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities) 21.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.6% were in primary school, 17.8% in secondary school and 13.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,426 80.9 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 298 17.8 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 84 5.0 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 77 4.6 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,216 72.6 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), 72.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 433 49.5 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 344 39.4 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 57 6.5 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 40 4.6 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 874 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 874 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 49.5% were employed full time, 39.4% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 115 13.9 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 107 12.9 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 121 14.6 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 158 19.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 279 33.7 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 33.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 478 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 996 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 793 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities) was $478.

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

Unpaid work Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,132 76.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 386 26.0 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 188 12.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 526 35.4 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), 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, 26.0% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 35.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 279 18.8 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 403 27.1 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 245 16.5 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 208 14.0 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 254 53.5 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 155 32.6 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 61 12.8 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 1.1 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.6% were couple families with children, 53.5% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 8.8 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 91.2 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities) 8.8% of single parents were male and 91.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,511 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,511 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 63 15.5 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 27 6.6 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 94 23.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 40 9.8 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 35 8.6 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 87 21.4 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 33 8.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 28 6.9 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 15.5% had both partners employed full-time, 6.6% had both employed part-time and 23.1% 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 764 78.8 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 205 21.2 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), 78.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 683 89.6 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 12 1.6 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 67 8.8 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 Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.6% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.4 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 44 5.8 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 155 20.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 421 55.2 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 127 16.6 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 1.7 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 5.8% had 1 bedroom, 20.3% had 2 bedrooms and 55.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 265 34.8 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 213 28.0 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 257 33.8 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 1.1 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 2.4 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.8% were owned outright, 28.0% were owned with a mortgage and 33.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 473 62.0 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 265 34.7 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 25 3.3 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 62.0% were family households, 34.7% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.4 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.4% 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 165 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.3 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.7 -- 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,116 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.5 -- 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
None 75 9.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 310 40.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 270 35.5 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 87 11.4 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 2.5 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.4% 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 22 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 36.4 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 14 63.6 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 22 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 36.4%) were male and 14 (or 63.6%) 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 115 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Kingscote (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $115 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $867.

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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