2011 Census QuickStats

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Milikapiti (L)

Code UCL722017 (UCL)
People 447
Male 229
Female 218
Median age 28
Families 100
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 121
Average people per household 3.7
Median weekly household income $718
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $40
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Total 447 -- 211,945 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 229 51.2 109,517 51.7 10,634,013 49.4
Female 218 48.8 102,428 48.3 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 404 90.4 56,776 26.8 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 447 people in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 51.2% were male and 48.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 90.4% of the population.

Age Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 52 11.6 17,119 8.1 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 47 10.5 16,415 7.7 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 38 8.5 15,608 7.4 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 35 7.8 14,820 7.0 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 35 7.8 16,839 7.9 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 40 8.9 19,213 9.1 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 27 6.0 17,345 8.2 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 38 8.5 16,829 7.9 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 35 7.8 16,331 7.7 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 30 6.7 14,799 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 32 7.2 13,775 6.5 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 19 4.3 11,632 5.5 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 4 0.9 9,121 4.3 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 10 2.2 5,286 2.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 0 0.0 3,280 1.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 1.1 1,726 0.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 1,112 0.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 694 0.3 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 28 -- 31 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 28 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 30.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 89 28.4 70,154 43.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 2.2 5,526 3.4 529,280 3.0
Divorced 7 2.2 13,273 8.2 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 21 6.7 5,202 3.2 949,634 5.5
Never married 189 60.4 68,647 42.2 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 28.4% were married and 4.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 40 -- 44 -- 50 --
Separated 0 -- 47 -- 49 --
Divorced 39 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 38 -- 65 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 27 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 18.6 54,563 41.5 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 90 30.9 19,532 14.9 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 147 50.5 57,233 43.6 6,413,399 41.3

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 18.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 30.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 38 -- 44 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 38 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 7 5.7 3,339 4.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 69 56.6 15,171 20.7 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 5 4.1 2,586 3.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 2,150 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 8 6.6 8,003 10.9 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 1,780 2.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 6.6 2,823 3.9 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 2,726 3.7 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 4.1 6,682 9.1 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.5 1,627 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 17 13.9 26,242 35.9 1,511,694 23.2
Total 122 -- 73,129 -- 6,503,580 --

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 27.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 60.2% were in primary school, 13.0% in secondary school and 5.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Australia 448 100.0 158,031 74.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 15 3.4 42,606 22.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 4 0.9 10,807 5.8 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 5 1.1 9,131 4.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 421 94.6 125,126 66.7 10,757,087 53.7

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 3.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 74 43.5 69,544 66.9 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 59 34.7 20,878 20.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 4.7 8,056 7.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 29 17.1 5,489 5.3 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 170 -- 103,967 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 170 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 43.5% were employed full time, 34.7% were employed part-time and 17.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 20 13.9 6,588 6.7 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 32 22.2 6,344 6.4 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 8 5.6 7,952 8.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 28 19.4 19,470 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 46 31.9 50,076 50.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 22.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 31.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 37 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

Occupation Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 262 -- 745 -- 577 --
Family 587 -- 1,759 -- 1,481 --
Household 718 -- 1,674 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $262.

Travel to work, top responses Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 255 81.7 108,531 66.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 135 43.4 49,616 30.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 58 18.8 14,566 8.9 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 24 7.7 27,050 16.6 3,090,874 17.8

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 43.4% provided care for children and 18.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 7.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 111 35.6 37,795 23.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 64 20.5 42,817 26.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 52 16.7 16,605 10.2 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 27 8.7 11,314 6.9 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 17 17.2 16,310 34.0 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 52 52.5 22,245 46.3 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 27 27.3 8,610 17.9 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 3.0 866 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 52.5% were couple families with children, 17.2% were couple families without children and 27.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.5 -- 19.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.5 -- 80.5 -- 82.4

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 12.5% of single parents were male and 87.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Families without children 2,583 -- 2,300 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,483 -- 2,475 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,483 and those without children was $2,583.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 7 9.7 12,591 32.7 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 8.3 1,326 3.4 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 11 15.3 5,984 15.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 19.4 5,205 13.5 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 18.1 1,552 4.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 18 25.0 4,773 12.4 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 3,327 8.6 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 4.2 3,801 9.9 314,529 6.7

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 9.7% had both partners employed full-time, 8.3% had both employed part-time and 15.3% 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 Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 105 92.1 60,889 87.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 9 7.9 8,595 12.4 934,470 10.7

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 102 93.6 41,186 67.6 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 2.8 6,880 11.3 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 3.7 10,087 16.6 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 2,471 4.1 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.6% were separate houses, 2.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 4.7 999 1.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 4,536 7.4 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 21 19.6 13,275 21.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 74 69.2 27,268 44.8 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 7 6.5 12,789 21.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 2,024 3.3 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 2.8 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 19.6% had 2 bedrooms and 69.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 3.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 0 0.0 9,530 15.7 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 18,630 30.6 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 110 100.0 29,903 49.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 580 1.0 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 2,248 3.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 0.0% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 100.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Family households 91 82.7 44,046 72.3 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 16 14.5 13,317 21.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.7 3,528 5.8 321,007 4.1

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 82.7% were family households, 14.5% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 45.7 -- 14.6 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.8 -- 16.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 45.7% 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 Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median rent 40 -- 225 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 91.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 9.0 -- 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 Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,058 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 92.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 7.7 -- 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 Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
None 67 62.6 7,153 11.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 31 29.0 20,289 33.3 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 9 8.4 20,488 33.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 0 0.0 10,184 16.7 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 2,776 4.6 234,292 3.0

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 29.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 8.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 0.0% 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 Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 406 -- 56,776 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 204 50.2 28,035 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 202 49.8 28,741 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 23 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 406 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 204 (or 50.2%) were male and 202 (or 49.8%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.1 -- 4.2 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.6 -- 1.7 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 687 -- 1,099 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.1, with 1.6 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $687.

Mortgage and rent Milikapiti (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 40 -- 75 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,963 -- 1,647 --

In Milikapiti (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $40 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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