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Two Wells

Code UCL415043 (UCL)
People 1,764
Male 897
Female 867
Median age 38
Families 497
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 701
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,130
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,451
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,764 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 897 50.9 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 867 49.1 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 38 2.2 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,764 people in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 103 5.8 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 116 6.6 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 144 8.2 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 133 7.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 93 5.3 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 115 6.5 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 94 5.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 137 7.8 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 152 8.6 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 142 8.0 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 112 6.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 110 6.2 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 111 6.3 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 78 4.4 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 62 3.5 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 29 1.6 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 16 0.9 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 17 1.0 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 720 51.5 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 52 3.7 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 121 8.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 46 3.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 458 32.8 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 51.5% were married and 12.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 48 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 671 51.9 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 164 12.7 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 458 35.4 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 27 5.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 101 19.8 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 33 6.5 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 48 9.4 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 49 9.6 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 28 5.5 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 43 8.4 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 28 5.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 27 5.3 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.2 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 121 23.7 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 511 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.8% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 10.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,407 79.8 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 396 23.9 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 138 8.3 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 98 5.9 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,024 61.8 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), 61.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 548 61.4 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 237 26.5 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 67 7.5 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 41 4.6 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 893 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 893 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 61.4% were employed full time, 26.5% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 68 8.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 70 8.2 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 98 11.5 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 172 20.2 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 378 44.5 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), 8.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 539 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,343 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,130 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities) was $539.

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

Unpaid work Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 987 70.5 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 435 31.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 163 11.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 251 18.0 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.1% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 254 18.2 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 395 28.3 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 173 12.4 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 156 11.2 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 201 40.4 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 231 46.4 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 66 13.3 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 Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), 46.4% were couple families with children, 40.4% were couple families without children and 13.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 24.2 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.8 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities) 24.2% of single parents were male and 75.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,769 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,924 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,924 and those without children was $1,769.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 87 20.1 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 20 4.6 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 93 21.5 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 67 15.5 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 26 6.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 73 16.9 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 37 8.6 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 29 6.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 20.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 21.5% 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 Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 620 92.0 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 54 8.0 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 602 97.3 494,471 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 9 1.5 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 1.3 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 3.2 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 54 8.8 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 303 49.1 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 234 37.9 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 1.0 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 2.7 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 8.8% had 2 bedrooms and 49.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 178 28.8 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 337 54.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 95 15.3 172,727 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 9 1.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.8% were owned outright, 54.4% were owned with a mortgage and 15.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 490 79.4 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 111 18.0 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 16 2.6 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 79.4% were family households, 18.0% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.4 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.7 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.7% 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 Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,451 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.7 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.3 -- 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 Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
None 18 2.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 151 24.5 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 249 40.4 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 187 30.3 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 1.9 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.3% 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 Two Wells % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 40 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 20 50.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 20 50.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 40 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 20 (or 50.0%) were male and 20 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Two Wells % 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 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,100 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,100.

Mortgage and rent Two Wells % 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 2,167 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Two Wells (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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