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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Kingscote

Code SSC40345 (SSC)
People 2,034
Male 1,018
Female 1,016
Median age 48
Families 557
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 1,202
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $835
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,170
Median weekly rent $162
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,034 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,018 50.0 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,016 50.0 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 1.5 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,034 people in Kingscote (State Suburbs) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 115 5.7 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 112 5.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 120 5.9 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 77 3.8 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 77 3.8 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 91 4.5 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 101 5.0 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 106 5.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 134 6.6 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 155 7.6 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 186 9.1 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 174 8.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 145 7.1 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 131 6.4 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 95 4.7 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 75 3.7 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 58 2.9 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 81 4.0 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kingscote (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 918 54.4 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 46 2.7 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 165 9.8 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 121 7.2 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 436 25.9 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kingscote (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.4% were married and 12.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kingscote (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 769 52.9 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 182 12.5 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 502 34.5 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kingscote (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 20 4.5 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 156 34.8 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 9 2.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 72 16.1 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 0.9 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 40 8.9 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 21 4.7 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 10 2.2 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 116 25.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 448 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kingscote (State Suburbs) 22.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.7% were in primary school, 16.9% in secondary school and 13.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,666 81.9 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 325 16.8 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 102 5.3 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 90 4.6 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,423 73.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), 73.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 507 49.0 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 414 40.0 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 69 6.7 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 45 4.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,035 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,035 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kingscote (State Suburbs). Of these 49.0% were employed full time, 40.0% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 142 14.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 133 13.4 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 144 14.5 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 183 18.5 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 319 32.2 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kingscote (State Suburbs), 14.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 32.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kingscote (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 498 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,066 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 835 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kingscote (State Suburbs) was $498.

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

Unpaid work Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,316 78.0 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 455 26.9 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 203 12.0 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 615 36.4 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.9% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 36.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 313 18.6 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 469 27.8 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 294 17.4 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 239 14.2 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kingscote (State Suburbs), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 302 54.2 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 189 33.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 60 10.8 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.1 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kingscote (State Suburbs), 33.9% were couple families with children, 54.2% were couple families without children and 10.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.5 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.5 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Kingscote (State Suburbs) 11.5% of single parents were male and 88.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,420 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,439 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,439 and those without children was $1,420.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 82 16.7 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 38 7.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 120 24.4 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 46 9.4 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 43 8.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 97 19.8 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 37 7.5 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 28 5.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.7% had both partners employed full-time, 7.7% had both employed part-time and 24.4% 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 865 74.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 290 25.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), 74.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 25.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 786 91.0 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14 1.6 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 61 7.1 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kingscote (State Suburbs), 91.0% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 43 5.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 172 19.9 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 478 55.4 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 155 18.0 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.7 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 Kingscote (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.0% had 1 bedroom, 19.9% had 2 bedrooms and 55.4% 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 329 38.1 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 245 28.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 262 30.3 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 1.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 2.2 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kingscote (State Suburbs), 38.1% were owned outright, 28.4% were owned with a mortgage and 30.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 551 63.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 288 33.3 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 25 2.9 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.8% were family households, 33.3% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 35.2 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.1 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), 35.2% 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 162 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,170 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.4 -- 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
None 77 8.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 330 38.2 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 326 37.7 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 109 12.6 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 22 2.5 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), 38.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.6% 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 Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 28 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 35.7 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 18 64.3 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kingscote (State Suburbs), there were 28 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 35.7%) were male and 18 (or 64.3%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 185 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $185.

Mortgage and rent Kingscote % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 115 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Kingscote (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $115 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $867.

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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