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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Aldinga Beach

Code SSC40008 (SSC)
People 9,697
Male 4,751
Female 4,946
Median age 32
Families 2,671
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 4,498
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,018
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,612
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Total 9,697 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,751 49.0 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,946 51.0 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 170 1.8 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,697 people in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 947 9.8 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 807 8.3 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 678 7.0 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 620 6.4 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 656 6.8 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 789 8.1 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 698 7.2 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 760 7.8 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 654 6.7 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 633 6.5 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 520 5.4 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 464 4.8 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 421 4.3 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 346 3.6 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 271 2.8 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 167 1.7 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 132 1.4 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 132 1.4 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,261 44.9 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 307 4.2 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 781 10.8 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 286 3.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,624 36.1 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.9% were married and 15.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,993 45.4 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,128 17.1 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,465 37.4 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 188 6.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 705 23.7 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 196 6.6 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 215 7.2 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 364 12.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 53 1.8 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 126 4.2 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 224 7.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 204 6.9 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 62 2.1 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 635 21.4 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,972 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs) 30.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.6% were in primary school, 18.3% in secondary school and 14.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 7,243 74.7 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,506 27.8 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 817 9.1 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 608 6.7 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,093 56.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), 56.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,475 54.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,467 32.5 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 258 5.7 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 319 7.1 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,519 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,519 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 54.8% were employed full time, 32.5% were employed part-time and 7.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 526 12.5 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 408 9.7 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 532 12.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 873 20.8 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,602 38.2 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

Occupation Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 535 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,166 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,018 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs) was $535.

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

Unpaid work Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,452 75.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,612 36.0 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 808 11.1 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,153 15.9 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 36.0% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,516 20.9 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,085 28.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 987 13.6 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 860 11.9 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), 28.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 966 36.2 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,141 42.7 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 542 20.3 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 22 0.8 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), 42.7% were couple families with children, 36.2% were couple families without children and 20.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.3 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.7 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs) 18.3% of single parents were male and 81.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,720 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,770 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,770 and those without children was $1,720.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 382 18.1 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 84 4.0 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 467 22.2 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 371 17.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 131 6.2 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 409 19.4 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 135 6.4 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 127 6.0 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 22.2% 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 Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,512 80.6 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 845 19.4 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), 80.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,262 93.0 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 201 5.7 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 23 0.7 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 22 0.6 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), 93.0% were separate houses, 5.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.1 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 47 1.3 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 393 11.2 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,900 54.2 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,108 31.6 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 55 1.6 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.3% had 1 bedroom, 11.2% had 2 bedrooms and 54.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 709 20.2 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,639 46.7 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,054 30.0 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 34 1.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 72 2.1 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), 20.2% were owned outright, 46.7% were owned with a mortgage and 30.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 2,643 75.3 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 756 21.5 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 111 3.2 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.3% were family households, 21.5% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.3 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.9 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), 25.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.9% 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 Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.4 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.6 -- 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 Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,612 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.1 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.9 -- 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 Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
None 160 4.6 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,284 36.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,479 42.1 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 494 14.1 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 93 2.6 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), 36.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.1% 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 Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 170 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 79 46.5 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 91 53.5 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), there were 170 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 79 (or 46.5%) were male and 91 (or 53.5%) 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 Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 854 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $854.

Mortgage and rent Aldinga Beach % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 240 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,511 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Aldinga Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,511.

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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