2016 Census QuickStats

Australia South Australia State Suburbs

Freeling

Code SSC40460 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 2,214
Male 49.6%
Female 50.4%
Median age 35
Families 624
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all families 0.9
All private dwellings 820
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,452
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,365
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1

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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
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Male 1,096 49.6 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,112 50.4 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 33 1.5 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,214 people in Freeling (State Suburbs). Of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

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Age Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Median age 35 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 157 7.1 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 195 8.8 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 176 7.9 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 146 6.6 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 130 5.9 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 137 6.2 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 171 7.7 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 135 6.1 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 161 7.2 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 134 6.0 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 163 7.3 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 148 6.7 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 123 5.5 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 91 4.1 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 56 2.5 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 31 1.4 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 23 1.0 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 44 2.0 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Freeling (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.0% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Married 894 52.7 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 58 3.4 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 107 6.3 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 90 5.3 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 546 32.2 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Freeling (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.7% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Registered marriage 826 53.5 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 206 13.3 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 512 33.2 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Freeling (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.3% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Preschool 27 4.0 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 252 37.4 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 1.0 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 21 3.1 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 98 14.6 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 17 2.5 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 8 1.2 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 53 7.9 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 49 7.3 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 14 2.1 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 127 18.9 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 30.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.9% were in primary school, 19.9% in secondary school and 15.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 131 7.8 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 126 7.5 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 77 4.6 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 326 19.4 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 242 14.4 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 211 12.6 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 207 12.3 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 4 0.2 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 176 10.5 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 4 0.2 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 142 8.4 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Freeling (State Suburbs), 14.4% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 24.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.5% 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 Freeling % 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 Freeling (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,856 83.7 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 331 15.0 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 157 7.1 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 125 5.7 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,487 67.3 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 67.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Freeling % South Australia % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Freeling % South Australia % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Freeling % South Australia % Australia %

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

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Worked full-time 659 60.2 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 332 30.3 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 53 4.8 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 50 4.6 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 1,094 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Freeling (State Suburbs). Of these 60.2% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 4.6% 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
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 97 9.3 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 93 8.9 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 141 13.5 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 221 21.2 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 441 42.2 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Freeling (State Suburbs), 9.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Personal 662 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,632 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,452 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Freeling (State Suburbs) was $662.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,261 74.7 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 596 35.2 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 228 13.4 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 399 23.6 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Freeling (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.2% provided care for children and 13.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.6% 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
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 338 20.1 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 479 28.4 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 243 14.4 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 198 11.8 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Freeling (State Suburbs), 28.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.8% 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 239 37.8 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 294 46.5 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 93 14.7 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 6 0.9 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Freeling (State Suburbs), 46.5% were couple families with children, 37.8% were couple families without children and 14.7% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Male -- 15.6 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 84.4 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% 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
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 126 23.9 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 26 4.9 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 111 21.0 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 100 18.9 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 30 5.7 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 80 15.2 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 26 4.9 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 29 5.5 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Freeling (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 23.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 21.0% 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 744 94.3 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 45 5.7 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Separate house 734 98.7 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 0.9 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 3 0.4 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Freeling (State Suburbs), 98.7% were separate houses, 0.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flat or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 12 1.6 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 57 7.6 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 343 45.9 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 328 43.9 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 1.1 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Freeling (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 7.6% had 2 bedrooms and 45.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Owned outright 155 20.8 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 458 61.4 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 116 15.5 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 3 0.4 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 14 1.9 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Freeling (State Suburbs), 20.8% were owned outright, 61.4% were owned with a mortgage and 15.5% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 612 82.0 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 127 17.0 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 7 0.9 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Freeling (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.0% were family households, 17.0% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

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Household income Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 15.9 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 6.0 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 15.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 6.0% 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,365 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.4 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.6 -- 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 Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
None 9 1.2 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 192 25.6 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 330 44.0 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 207 27.6 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 1.6 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 25.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 92 12.3 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 644 86.0 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 13 1.7 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 86.0% 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.
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Male 21 63.6 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 12 36.4 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 14 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Freeling (State Suburbs), 63.6% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 36.4% were female. The median age was 14 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
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,531 -- 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 Freeling (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,531.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Freeling % South Australia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 348 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,986 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Freeling (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $348 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,986.

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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