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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Marree

Code SSC40409 (SSC)
People 634
Male 450
Female 184
Median age 42
Families 79
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 402
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $857
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $40
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Total 634 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 450 71.0 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 184 29.0 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 128 20.1 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 634 people in Marree (State Suburbs) of these 71.0% were male and 29.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 20.1% of the population.

Age Marree % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 23 3.6 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 21 3.3 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 21 3.3 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 27 4.2 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 39 6.1 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 56 8.8 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 41 6.4 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 60 9.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 58 9.1 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 67 10.5 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 75 11.8 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 76 11.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 34 5.3 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 18 2.8 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 1.6 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 0.9 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.6 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Marree (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Marree % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 220 38.8 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 31 5.5 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 54 9.5 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 12 2.1 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 250 44.1 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Marree (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 38.8% were married and 14.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Marree % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 34 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Marree (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 34 years.

Social marital status Marree % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 78 32.2 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 56 23.1 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 108 44.6 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Marree (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 32.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 23.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Marree % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Marree (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 4 3.1 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 19 15.0 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 3.1 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.4 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 15 11.8 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 3 2.4 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 13 10.2 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 10 7.9 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 56 44.1 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 127 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Marree (State Suburbs) 19.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.3% were in primary school, 13.4% in secondary school and 17.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 503 79.0 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 96 16.8 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 5.1 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 17 3.0 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 430 75.2 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Marree (State Suburbs), 75.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Marree % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 364 79.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 40 8.8 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 36 7.9 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 16 3.5 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 456 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 456 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Marree (State Suburbs). Of these 79.8% were employed full time, 8.8% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 19 4.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 3.0 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 9 2.0 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 24 5.5 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 335 76.1 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Marree (State Suburbs), 4.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 3.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 76.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Marree (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Marree % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,094 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,237 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 857 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Marree (State Suburbs) was $1,094.

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

Unpaid work Marree % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 265 46.7 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 118 20.8 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 42 7.4 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 138 24.3 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Marree (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.8% provided care for children and 7.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Marree % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 97 17.1 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 99 17.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 30 5.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 36 6.4 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Marree (State Suburbs), 17.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 5.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 35 43.2 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 33 40.7 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 9 11.1 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 4.9 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Marree (State Suburbs), 40.7% were couple families with children, 43.2% were couple families without children and 11.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 55.6 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 44.4 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Marree (State Suburbs) 55.6% of single parents were male and 44.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,957 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,312 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Marree (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,312 and those without children was $1,957.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 36 52.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6 8.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3 4.3 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 12 17.4 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 6 8.7 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 8.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Marree (State Suburbs), of couple families, 52.2% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 8.7% 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 Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 130 70.7 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 54 29.3 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Marree (State Suburbs), 70.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 29.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 114 87.7 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 12 9.2 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 Marree (State Suburbs), 87.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 3.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 10.6 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 15 11.4 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 40 30.3 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 52 39.4 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 5.3 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Marree (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 10.6% had 1 bedroom, 11.4% had 2 bedrooms and 30.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 36 27.5 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 9 6.9 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 72 55.0 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 5.3 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 5.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Marree (State Suburbs), 27.5% were owned outright, 6.9% were owned with a mortgage and 55.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 82 62.1 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 44 33.3 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 4.5 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Marree (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.1% were family households, 33.3% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

Household income Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.8 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Marree (State Suburbs), 31.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.8% 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 Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 40 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Marree % South Australia % Australia %
None 15 11.4 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 43 32.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 29 22.0 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 38 28.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 5.3 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Marree (State Suburbs), 32.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.8% 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 Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 126 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 74 58.7 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 52 41.3 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 34 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Marree (State Suburbs), there were 126 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 74 (or 58.7%) were male and 52 (or 41.3%) were female. The median age was 34 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 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 Marree (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $633.

Mortgage and rent Marree % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 52 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Marree (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $52 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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