2016 Census QuickStats

Australia South Australia Local Government Areas

Alexandrina (DC)

Code LGA40220 (LGA) Search for a Community Profile
People 25,873
Male 48.7%
Female 51.3%
Median age 51
Families 7,258
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 15,378
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $992
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,343
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9

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Expand People category,
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People — demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Male 12,601 48.7 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 13,271 51.3 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 397 1.5 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 25,873 people in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas). Of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

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Age Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median age 51 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 1,139 4.4 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 1,415 5.5 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 1,492 5.8 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 1,311 5.1 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 1,018 3.9 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 988 3.8 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 996 3.8 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,147 4.4 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,501 5.8 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 1,587 6.1 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 1,768 6.8 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,990 7.7 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 2,103 8.1 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 2,429 9.4 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 1,931 7.5 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 1,401 5.4 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 832 3.2 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 824 3.2 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 28.7% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Married 11,929 54.6 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 660 3.0 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 2,449 11.2 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 1,448 6.6 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 5,347 24.5 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 54.6% were married and 14.2% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Registered marriage 10,160 53.8 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 2,016 10.7 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 6,710 35.5 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Preschool 239 3.7 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 1,395 21.7 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 101 1.6 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 492 7.6 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 882 13.7 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 68 1.1 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 409 6.4 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 381 5.9 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 444 6.9 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 101 1.6 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 1,925 29.9 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 24.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.0% were in primary school, 21.1% in secondary school and 12.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 2,703 12.4 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 2,051 9.4 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 752 3.4 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 3,647 16.7 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 2,718 12.5 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 2,187 10.0 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 2,653 12.2 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 19 0.1 1,077 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 174 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 1,772 8.1 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 33 0.2 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 2,540 11.6 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 12.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 20.2% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.4% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

2011 benchmarks are not available for this data item.

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People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 19,807 76.6 1,192,546 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,144 19.9 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 1,536 5.9 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 1,150 4.4 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 16,080 62.2 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 62.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Worked full-time 5,201 48.6 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 4,231 39.5 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 644 6.0 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 623 5.8 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 10,699 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas). Of these 48.6% were employed full time, 39.5% were employed part-time and 5.8% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 1,488 14.8 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 1,257 12.5 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 1,490 14.8 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 1,590 15.8 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 3,613 35.9 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 14.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Personal 522 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,226 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 992 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas) was $522.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 16,055 73.5 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 5,619 25.7 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,937 13.5 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 6,012 27.5 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.7% provided care for children and 13.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 3,905 17.9 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 6,111 28.0 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 3,345 15.3 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 2,696 12.3 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 3,835 52.9 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 2,420 33.4 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 938 12.9 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 56 0.8 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 33.4% were couple families with children, 52.9% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Male -- 20.2 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 79.8 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 20.2% of single parents were male and 79.8% were female.

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Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 740 11.8 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 350 5.6 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,223 19.6 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 610 9.8 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 497 7.9 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 2,114 33.8 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 315 5.0 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 405 6.5 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), of couple families with children, 11.8% had both partners employed full-time, 5.6% had both employed part-time and 19.6% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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includes dwelling structure household composition mortgage & rent number of motor vehicles internet connection

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 10,225 69.3 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 4,522 30.7 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 69.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 30.7% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Separate house 9,639 94.3 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 265 2.6 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 167 1.6 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 117 1.1 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 94.3% were separate houses, 2.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.6% were flat or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 52 0.5 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 289 2.8 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 1,723 16.9 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 5,169 50.6 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 2,810 27.5 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 182 1.8 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.8% had 1 bedroom, 16.9% had 2 bedrooms and 50.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Owned outright 4,165 40.7 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 3,488 34.1 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 2,121 20.7 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 212 2.1 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 240 2.3 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 40.7% were owned outright, 34.1% were owned with a mortgage and 20.7% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 7,172 70.2 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 2,837 27.8 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 210 2.1 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 70.2% were family households, 27.8% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

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Household income Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 26.5 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 5.7 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 26.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 5.7% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,343 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.4 -- 6.6 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
None 333 3.3 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 3,575 34.9 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 3,831 37.4 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 2,157 21.1 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 335 3.3 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 34.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.1% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 1,730 16.9 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 8,291 81.1 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 208 2.0 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 81.1% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples
People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Male 192 47.9 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 209 52.1 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), 47.9% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 52.1% were female. The median age was 22 years.

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Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 989 -- 1,014 -- 1,203 --

There has been change in methodology used to calculate the average number of persons per bedroom. To compare the time series for average number of persons per bedroom please refer to Understanding the Census and Census Data

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $989.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Alexandrina (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 260 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,423 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Alexandrina (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $260 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,423.

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LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 23/10/2017

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics It contains data from the 2016 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2016 Release date of this QuickStat was 23 October 2017 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 2016 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 www.abs.gov.au/census