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Karoonda (L)

Code UCL422026 (UCL)
People 330
Male 168
Female 162
Median age 52
Families 91
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 181
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $713
Median monthly mortgage repayments $663
Median weekly rent $125
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 330 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 168 50.9 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 162 49.1 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 1.5 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 330 people in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 20 6.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 22 6.7 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 4.9 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 11 3.4 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 11 3.4 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 4 1.2 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 15 4.6 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 19 5.8 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 9 2.7 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 25 7.6 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 18 5.5 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 28 8.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 26 7.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 18 5.5 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 19 5.8 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 24 7.3 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 19 5.8 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 24 7.3 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 52 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 31.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 161 59.9 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 3.3 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 18 6.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 36 13.4 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 45 16.7 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 59.9% were married and 10.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 141 59.5 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 8 3.4 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 88 37.1 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 56 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 4 5.6 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 29 40.3 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 3 4.2 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 10 13.9 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 6 8.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 3 4.2 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 17 23.6 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 72 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 21.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 45.8% were in primary school, 13.9% in secondary school and 8.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 287 86.7 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 23 7.6 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 16 5.3 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 11 3.7 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 251 83.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 78 57.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 42 31.1 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 15 11.1 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 0 0.0 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 135 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 135 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 57.8% were employed full time, 31.1% were employed part-time and 0.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 18 13.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 12 8.9 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 9 6.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 19 14.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 62 45.9 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 51 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 51 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 51 years and for people who were employed part-time was 51 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 410 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 924 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 713 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $410.

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

Unpaid work Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 191 71.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 63 23.4 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 32 12.0 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 110 41.0 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.4% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 41.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 41 15.4 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 68 25.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 39 14.6 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 42 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 Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 53 58.9 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 27 30.0 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 11.1 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 Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.0% were couple families with children, 58.9% were couple families without children and 11.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 38.5 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 61.5 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 38.5% of single parents were male and 61.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,562 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,916 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,916 and those without children was $1,562.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 11 14.3 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 14 18.2 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 4 5.2 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 7.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 24 31.2 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 8 10.4 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 9.1 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 14.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 18.2% 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 146 81.1 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 34 18.9 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 81.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 141 97.9 494,471 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 0 0.0 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 2.1 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.1 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.1 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 21 14.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 92 63.9 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 22 15.3 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.1 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 Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 14.6% had 2 bedrooms and 63.9% 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 64 44.1 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 36 24.8 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 33 22.8 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 4.1 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 4.1 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.1% were owned outright, 24.8% were owned with a mortgage and 22.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 86 59.7 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 52 36.1 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 4.2 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 59.7% were family households, 36.1% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

Household income Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 43.6 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.8 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.8% 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 125 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 663 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.7 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.3 -- 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
None 6 4.2 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 50 34.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 53 36.8 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 32 22.2 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.1 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.2% 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 Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 4 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 4 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Karoonda (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 5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,250 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,250.

Mortgage and rent Karoonda (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 54 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Karoonda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $54 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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