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Renmark

Code UCL415036 (UCL)
People 4,387
Male 2,076
Female 2,311
Median age 40
Families 1,097
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,194
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $728
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,007
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Total 4,387 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,076 47.3 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,311 52.7 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 101 2.3 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,387 people in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 260 5.9 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 254 5.8 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 280 6.4 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 275 6.3 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 266 6.1 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 333 7.6 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 258 5.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 230 5.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 262 6.0 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 237 5.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 272 6.2 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 256 5.8 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 254 5.8 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 214 4.9 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 222 5.1 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 184 4.2 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 179 4.1 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 152 3.5 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,573 43.7 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 149 4.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 325 9.0 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 385 10.7 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,164 32.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 43.7% were married and 13.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,350 43.3 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 311 10.0 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,455 46.7 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 50 4.0 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 247 19.9 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 88 7.1 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 0.3 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 210 16.9 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 0 0.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 105 8.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 59 4.8 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 36 2.9 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 441 35.6 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,240 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.3% were in primary school, 16.9% in secondary school and 13.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 3,306 75.3 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 937 23.6 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 199 5.0 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 137 3.5 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,693 67.9 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 67.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 936 52.4 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 591 33.1 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 121 6.8 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 139 7.8 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,787 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,787 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 52.4% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 7.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 208 12.7 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 177 10.8 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 207 12.6 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 303 18.4 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 634 38.6 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 12.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 414 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 924 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 728 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) was $414.

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

Unpaid work Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,205 61.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 798 22.2 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 397 11.0 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 648 18.0 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.2% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 608 16.9 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 818 22.8 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 434 12.1 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 344 9.6 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 502 45.7 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 350 31.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 226 20.6 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 20 1.8 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.9% were couple families with children, 45.7% were couple families without children and 20.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.9 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.1 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) 15.9% of single parents were male and 84.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,518 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,529 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,529 and those without children was $1,518.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 140 16.5 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 44 5.2 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 144 16.9 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 95 11.2 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 56 6.6 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 255 30.0 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 52 6.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 65 7.6 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 16.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 16.9% 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 Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,801 87.7 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 253 12.3 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,448 80.4 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 104 5.8 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 233 12.9 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 14 0.8 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 80.4% were separate houses, 5.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 80 4.4 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 407 22.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 989 54.9 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 254 14.1 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 69 3.8 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 4.4% had 1 bedroom, 22.6% had 2 bedrooms and 54.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 529 29.4 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 426 23.7 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 754 41.9 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 17 0.9 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 75 4.2 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 29.4% were owned outright, 23.7% were owned with a mortgage and 41.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,083 60.1 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 663 36.8 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 56 3.1 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 60.1% were family households, 36.8% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 41.4 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.0% 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 Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.8 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.2 -- 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 Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,007 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
None 212 11.8 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 794 44.1 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 535 29.7 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 175 9.7 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 84 4.7 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.7% 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 Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 103 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 43 41.7 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 60 58.3 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 103 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 43 (or 41.7%) were male and 60 (or 58.3%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Renmark % 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 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 663 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $663.

Mortgage and rent Renmark % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 5,471 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $5,471.

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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