2016 Census QuickStats

Australia South Australia Local Government Areas

Port Pirie City and Dists (M)

Code LGA46450 (LGA) Search for a Community Profile
People 17,364
Male 49%
Female 51%
Median age 44
Families 4,502
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 8,416
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $901
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,001
Median weekly rent $170
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

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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
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Male 8,501 49.0 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 8,861 51.0 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 631 3.6 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 17,364 people in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas). Of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.6% of the population.

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Age Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Median age 44 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 943 5.4 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 1,066 6.1 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 1,092 6.3 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 1,149 6.6 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 950 5.5 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 915 5.3 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 874 5.0 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 863 5.0 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,032 6.0 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 1,167 6.7 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 1,268 7.3 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,202 6.9 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 1,110 6.4 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 1,073 6.2 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 947 5.5 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 708 4.1 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 488 2.8 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 496 2.9 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.4% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Married 6,412 45.0 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 573 4.0 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 1,316 9.2 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 1,203 8.4 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 4,750 33.3 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 45.0% were married and 13.3% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Registered marriage 5,602 45.2 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 1,273 10.3 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 5,520 44.5 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.3% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Preschool 202 4.4 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 974 21.2 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 431 9.4 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 114 2.5 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 567 12.3 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 393 8.5 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 105 2.3 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 297 6.5 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 197 4.3 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 67 1.5 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 1,252 27.2 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 26.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.9% were in primary school, 23.0% in secondary school and 10.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,017 7.1 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 769 5.4 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 394 2.8 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 2,375 16.7 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,719 12.1 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 1,863 13.1 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 2,050 14.4 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 15 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 2,138 15.0 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 47 0.3 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,553 10.9 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 12.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 5.4% 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 Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % 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 Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 14,857 85.8 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 Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,903 11.0 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 808 4.7 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 517 3.0 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 12,894 74.2 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 74.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Worked full-time 3,671 50.4 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 2,441 33.5 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 397 5.4 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 781 10.7 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 7,290 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas). Of these 50.4% were employed full time, 33.5% were employed part-time and 10.7% 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
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 859 13.2 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 740 11.4 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 832 12.8 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 1,056 16.2 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 2,621 40.3 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Personal 481 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,229 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 901 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas) was $481.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 9,335 65.5 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,612 25.3 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,784 12.5 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 3,206 22.5 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.3% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.5% 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
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 2,324 16.3 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 3,387 23.8 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,892 13.3 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 1,732 12.2 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 23.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.2% 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 Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,905 42.4 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,638 36.4 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 894 19.9 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 57 1.3 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 36.4% were couple families with children, 42.4% were couple families without children and 19.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Male -- 20.1 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 79.9 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 20.1% of single parents were male and 79.9% 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
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 494 13.9 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 126 3.6 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 767 21.6 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 399 11.3 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 231 6.5 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 1,088 30.7 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 186 5.2 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 252 7.1 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), of couple families with children, 13.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 21.6% 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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Expand Dwellings category,
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 Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 6,902 86.6 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,068 13.4 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 86.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Separate house 5,907 85.6 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 806 11.7 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 112 1.6 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 41 0.6 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 85.6% were separate houses, 11.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.6% were flat or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 16 0.2 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 214 3.1 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 976 14.1 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 4,023 58.2 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,498 21.7 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 184 2.7 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 14.1% had 2 bedrooms and 58.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Owned outright 2,372 34.3 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 2,181 31.6 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 2,102 30.4 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 54 0.8 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 201 2.9 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 34.3% were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 30.4% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 4,468 64.7 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 2,308 33.4 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 125 1.8 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 64.7% were family households, 33.4% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

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Household income Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 33.1 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 6.1 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 33.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 6.1% 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 Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 170 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,001 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.4 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.6 -- 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 Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
None 654 9.5 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 2,572 37.3 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 2,184 31.6 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 1,226 17.8 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 268 3.9 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 37.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.8% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 1,937 28.0 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 4,785 69.3 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 187 2.7 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 69.3% 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.
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Male 297 46.9 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 336 53.1 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 17 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), 46.9% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 53.1% were female. The median age was 17 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
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 787 -- 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 Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $787.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Port Pirie City and Dists (M) % South Australia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 170 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 923 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Port Pirie City and Dists (M) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $170 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $923.

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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