2011 Census QuickStats

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Truro (L)

Code UCL422053 (UCL)
People 395
Male 208
Female 187
Median age 34
Families 114
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 149
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,125
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
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 Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 395 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 208 52.7 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 187 47.3 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 2.0 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 395 people in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 52.7% were male and 47.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 21 5.3 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 35 8.9 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 38 9.6 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 29 7.3 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 18 4.6 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 17 4.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 28 7.1 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 22 5.6 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 32 8.1 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 37 9.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 26 6.6 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 38 9.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 29 7.3 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 3.8 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 3 0.8 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.8 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 1.0 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 159 52.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 3.0 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 30 9.9 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 4 1.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 102 33.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 52.3% were married and 12.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 64 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 152 54.5 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 35 12.5 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 92 33.0 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 4 3.2 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 46 36.5 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 4.8 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 26 20.6 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 3 2.4 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 11.1 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 27 21.4 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 126 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 32.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 41.3% were in primary school, 23.0% in secondary school and 11.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 345 87.6 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 44 12.1 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 4.1 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 26 7.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 280 76.7 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 76.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 131 59.5 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 64 29.1 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 5.5 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 13 5.9 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 220 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 220 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 59.5% were employed full time, 29.1% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 10.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 18 8.6 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 27 12.9 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 28 13.4 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 104 49.8 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 31 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 31 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 533 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,305 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,125 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $533.

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

Unpaid work Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 233 75.9 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 107 35.0 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 34 11.1 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 68 22.1 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.0% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 60 19.5 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 90 29.3 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 47 15.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 37 12.1 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 29.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 48 42.5 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 51 45.1 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 14 12.4 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 Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 45.1% were couple families with children, 42.5% were couple families without children and 12.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 33.3 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 66.7 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 33.3% of single parents were male and 66.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,607 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,625 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,625 and those without children was $1,607.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 23 22.8 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.0 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 33 32.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 12.9 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 13.9 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 5 5.0 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 6.9 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 22.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 32.7% 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 Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 133 93.0 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 10 7.0 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 128 97.0 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 3.0 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 0 0.0 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.0% were separate houses, 3.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 5.2 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 17 12.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 71 52.6 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 37 27.4 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.2 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 2.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 5.2% had 1 bedroom, 12.6% had 2 bedrooms and 52.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 49 36.3 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 69 51.1 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 14 10.4 172,727 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 3 2.2 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.3% were owned outright, 51.1% were owned with a mortgage and 10.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 109 80.1 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 24 17.6 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.2 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 80.1% were family households, 17.6% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.3 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.6 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.6% 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 Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
None 3 2.2 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 29 21.5 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 58 43.0 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 39 28.9 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 4.4 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 21.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.9% 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 Truro (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 100.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 11 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 11 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Truro (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 4.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,166 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Truro (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.5, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,166.

Mortgage and rent Truro (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 840 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Truro (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 $840.

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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