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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Flinders Park

Code SSC40208 (SSC)
People 4,631
Male 2,267
Female 2,364
Median age 39
Families 1,313
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,002
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,027
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $280
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 Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Total 4,631 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,267 49.0 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,364 51.0 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 0.6 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,631 people in Flinders Park (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 272 5.9 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 284 6.1 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 254 5.5 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 275 5.9 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 309 6.7 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 296 6.4 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 299 6.5 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 354 7.6 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 326 7.0 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 324 7.0 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 297 6.4 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 212 4.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 211 4.6 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 235 5.1 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 235 5.1 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 174 3.8 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 155 3.3 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 118 2.5 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Flinders Park (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,994 52.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 106 2.8 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 258 6.8 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 258 6.8 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,197 31.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Flinders Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.3% were married and 9.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Flinders Park (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,882 51.6 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 259 7.1 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,507 41.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Flinders Park (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 77 6.0 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 208 16.2 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 178 13.9 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 29 2.3 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 111 8.7 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 103 8.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 19 1.5 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 102 8.0 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 224 17.5 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 34 2.7 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 195 15.2 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,280 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs) 27.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.4% were in primary school, 18.3% in secondary school and 25.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 3,345 72.2 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,806 40.3 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 323 7.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 187 4.2 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,165 48.3 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), 48.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,278 56.2 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 745 32.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 130 5.7 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 122 5.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,275 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,275 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Flinders Park (State Suburbs). Of these 56.2% were employed full time, 32.7% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 257 11.9 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 232 10.8 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 252 11.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 466 21.7 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 811 37.7 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Flinders Park (State Suburbs), 11.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Flinders Park (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 520 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,288 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,027 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Flinders Park (State Suburbs) was $520.

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

Unpaid work Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,761 72.4 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,080 28.3 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 501 13.1 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 577 15.1 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.3% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 874 22.9 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 998 26.2 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 505 13.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 382 10.0 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Flinders Park (State Suburbs), 26.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 526 40.1 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 567 43.2 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 197 15.0 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 23 1.8 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Flinders Park (State Suburbs), 43.2% were couple families with children, 40.1% were couple families without children and 15.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.7 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.3 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs) 18.7% of single parents were male and 81.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,087 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,194 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,194 and those without children was $2,087.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 190 17.4 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 42 3.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 244 22.4 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 131 12.0 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 57 5.2 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 302 27.7 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 63 5.8 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 60 5.5 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 22.4% 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 Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,825 92.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 154 7.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), 92.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,613 88.3 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 149 8.2 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 64 3.5 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 Flinders Park (State Suburbs), 88.3% were separate houses, 8.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 30 1.6 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 345 18.9 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,135 62.1 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 291 15.9 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 23 1.3 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 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 18.9% had 2 bedrooms and 62.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 793 43.4 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 528 28.9 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 457 25.0 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 45 2.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Flinders Park (State Suburbs), 43.4% were owned outright, 28.9% were owned with a mortgage and 25.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,294 70.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 468 25.6 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 66 3.6 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.8% were family households, 25.6% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

Household income Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.2 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), 27.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.2% 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 Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
None 154 8.4 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 680 37.2 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 650 35.6 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 304 16.6 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 38 2.1 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), 37.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.6% 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 Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 30 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 43.3 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 17 56.7 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Flinders Park (State Suburbs), there were 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 43.3%) were male and 17 (or 56.7%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 941 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $941.

Mortgage and rent Flinders Park % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 80 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Flinders Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $80 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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