2011 Census QuickStats

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North Moonta

Code SSC40506 (SSC)
People 547
Male 254
Female 293
Median age 61
Families 141
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 265
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $717
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,079
Median weekly rent $238
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Total 547 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 254 46.4 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 293 53.6 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 2.2 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 547 people in North Moonta (State Suburbs) of these 46.4% were male and 53.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 21 3.9 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 12 2.2 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 19 3.5 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 25 4.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 24 4.4 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 19 3.5 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 13 2.4 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 13 2.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 28 5.1 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 26 4.8 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 33 6.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 30 5.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 50 9.2 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 53 9.7 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 60 11.0 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 30 5.5 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 53 9.7 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 36 6.6 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 61 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in North Moonta (State Suburbs) was 61 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 9.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 42.9% of the population.

Registered marital status North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 278 56.0 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 14 2.8 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 45 9.1 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 66 13.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 93 18.8 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in North Moonta (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.0% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 67 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in North Moonta (State Suburbs) was 67 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 222 58.7 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 32 8.5 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 124 32.8 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 65 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in North Moonta (State Suburbs) was 65 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 4 5.2 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 17 22.1 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 0 0.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 20 26.0 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 5 6.5 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 5.2 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 10 13.0 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 17 22.1 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 77 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In North Moonta (State Suburbs) 14.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.5% were in primary school, 38.0% in secondary school and 13.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 453 83.0 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 90 17.2 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 24 4.6 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 24 4.6 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 386 73.7 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), 73.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 91 53.5 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 60 35.3 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 7 4.1 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 7.1 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 170 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 170 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in North Moonta (State Suburbs). Of these 53.5% were employed full time, 35.3% were employed part-time and 7.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 20 12.7 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 13.4 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 20 12.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 27 17.2 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 62 39.5 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in North Moonta (State Suburbs), 12.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in North Moonta (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 367 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 817 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 717 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in North Moonta (State Suburbs) was $367.

Travel to work, top responses North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 309 62.6 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 69 13.9 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 53 10.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 118 23.8 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 13.9% provided care for children and 10.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 72 14.6 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 121 24.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 57 11.6 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 12.0 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in North Moonta (State Suburbs), 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 89 63.6 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 39 27.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 12 8.6 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 North Moonta (State Suburbs), 27.9% were couple families with children, 63.6% were couple families without children and 8.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In North Moonta (State Suburbs) 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,625 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,833 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,833 and those without children was $1,625.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 10 7.8 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 3.1 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 18 14.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 15 11.7 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 6.2 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 67 52.3 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 4.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), of couple families, 7.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 14.1% 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 North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 202 78.3 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 56 21.7 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), 78.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 147 72.4 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 56 27.6 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 North Moonta (State Suburbs), 72.4% were separate houses, 27.6% 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 North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 48 23.4 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 116 56.6 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 33 16.1 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 3.9 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 North Moonta (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 23.4% had 2 bedrooms and 56.6% 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 North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 86 42.4 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 57 28.1 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 23 11.3 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 28 13.8 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 4.4 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in North Moonta (State Suburbs), 42.4% were owned outright, 28.1% were owned with a mortgage and 11.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 137 67.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 62 30.7 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.5 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.8% were family households, 30.7% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.8 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.1 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), 38.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.1% 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 North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 238 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.9 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.1 -- 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 North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,079 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.1 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.9 -- 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 North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
None 8 3.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 95 46.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 59 28.9 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 38 18.6 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.0 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), 46.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.6% 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 North Moonta % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 11 100.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in North Moonta (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 11 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics North Moonta % 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 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 633 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $633.

Mortgage and rent North Moonta % 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 758 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In North Moonta (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $758.

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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