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Quorn

Code UCL415035 (UCL)
People 1,206
Male 604
Female 602
Median age 44
Families 340
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 635
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $875
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,000
Median weekly rent $145
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,206 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 604 50.1 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 602 49.9 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 130 10.8 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,206 people in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 10.8% of the population.

Age Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 59 4.9 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 74 6.1 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 102 8.5 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 67 5.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 55 4.6 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 31 2.6 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 61 5.1 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 71 5.9 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 84 7.0 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 101 8.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 75 6.2 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 83 6.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 102 8.5 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 74 6.1 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 59 4.9 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 43 3.6 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 32 2.7 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 32 2.7 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 470 48.6 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 37 3.8 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 91 9.4 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 89 9.2 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 281 29.0 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 48.6% were married and 13.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 422 50.0 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 102 12.1 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 320 37.9 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 19 5.8 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 119 36.1 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 6 1.8 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 70 21.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 2.4 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 24 7.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 2.7 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 75 22.7 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 330 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities) 27.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.2% were in primary school, 23.3% in secondary school and 10.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,071 88.8 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 84 7.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 36 3.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 39 3.5 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 962 85.8 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 307 57.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 144 27.1 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 49 9.2 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 31 5.8 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 531 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 531 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 57.8% were employed full time, 27.1% were employed part-time and 5.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 48 9.6 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 37 7.4 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 58 11.6 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 83 16.7 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 228 45.8 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), 9.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 462 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,125 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 875 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities) was $462.

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

Unpaid work Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 645 66.7 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 256 26.5 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 121 12.5 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 291 30.1 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.5% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 154 15.9 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 239 24.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 107 11.1 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 145 15.0 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 166 48.8 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 112 32.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 62 18.2 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 Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.9% were couple families with children, 48.8% were couple families without children and 18.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,150 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,150 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 46 16.5 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 2.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 37 13.3 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 33 11.9 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 23 8.3 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 68 24.5 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 25 9.0 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 38 13.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 16.5% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 13.3% 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 Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 484 83.3 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 97 16.7 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 449 92.8 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10 2.1 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 21 4.3 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.8 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.8% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.6 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 2.7 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 92 19.0 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 240 49.5 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 125 25.8 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 2.5 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 19.0% had 2 bedrooms and 49.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 181 37.4 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 195 40.3 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 92 19.0 172,727 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 16 3.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.4% were owned outright, 40.3% were owned with a mortgage and 19.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 335 69.4 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 143 29.6 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 1.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 69.4% were family households, 29.6% were single person households and 1.0% were group households.

Household income Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.8 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.5 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.5% 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 Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 145 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.2 -- 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 Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.9 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.1 -- 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 Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
None 26 5.4 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 145 30.0 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 184 38.0 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 100 20.7 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 29 6.0 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.7% 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 Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 130 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 62 47.7 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 68 52.3 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 130 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 62 (or 47.7%) were male and 68 (or 52.3%) 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 Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 919 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $919.

Mortgage and rent Quorn % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 101 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Quorn (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $101 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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