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Cummins (L)

Code UCL421009 (UCL)
People 719
Male 353
Female 366
Median age 41
Families 199
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 349
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $971
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,096
Median weekly rent $120
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 719 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 353 49.1 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 366 50.9 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 1.1 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 719 people in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 60 8.4 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 38 5.3 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 45 6.3 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 50 7.0 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 34 4.7 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 38 5.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 42 5.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 38 5.3 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 50 7.0 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 40 5.6 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 41 5.7 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 44 6.1 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 37 5.2 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 37 5.2 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 31 4.3 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 38 5.3 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 32 4.5 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 22 3.1 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 309 53.6 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 16 2.8 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 33 5.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 56 9.7 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 163 28.2 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 53.6% were married and 8.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 278 55.2 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 52 10.3 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 174 34.5 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 16 8.7 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 53 28.8 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 0 0.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 37 20.1 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 4 2.2 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 20 10.9 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 4.9 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 4 2.2 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 41 22.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 184 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.8% were in primary school, 22.3% in secondary school and 14.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 656 91.4 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 45 6.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 23 3.3 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 30 4.3 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 596 85.9 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 199 59.4 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 112 33.4 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 17 5.1 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 2.1 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 335 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 335 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 59.4% were employed full time, 33.4% were employed part-time and 2.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 32 9.7 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 45 13.7 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 31 9.4 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 36 10.9 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 166 50.5 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 9.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 535 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,255 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 971 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $535.

Travel to work, top responses Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 435 75.4 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 183 31.9 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 73 12.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 250 43.4 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.9% 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, 43.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 116 20.1 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 138 23.9 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 91 15.7 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 91 15.7 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 98 49.7 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 73 37.1 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 26 13.2 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 Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.1% were couple families with children, 49.7% were couple families without children and 13.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 34.8 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 65.2 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 34.8% of single parents were male and 65.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,656 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,600 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,600 and those without children was $1,656.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 34 19.8 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 5.2 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 38 22.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 20 11.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 5.2 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 35 20.3 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 9 5.2 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 10.5 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 19.8% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 22.1% 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 Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 287 82.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 59 17.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 272 94.4 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 2.1 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 7 2.4 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.0 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.4% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 4.2 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 37 12.9 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 169 59.1 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 64 22.4 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.4 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 4.2% had 1 bedroom, 12.9% had 2 bedrooms and 59.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 108 37.6 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 92 32.1 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 74 25.8 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 3.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.6% were owned outright, 32.1% were owned with a mortgage and 25.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 198 69.0 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 82 28.6 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 2.4 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 69.0% were family households, 28.6% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.3 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.3% 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 Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 120 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,096 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.0 -- 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 Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
None 13 4.5 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 90 31.5 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 125 43.7 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 51 17.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.4 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.8% 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 Cummins (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 60.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 4 40.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 74 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 60.0%) were male and 4 (or 40.0%) were female. The median age was 74 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cummins (L) % 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 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cummins (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Cummins (L) % 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 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Cummins (L) (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 $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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