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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Mile End

Code SSC40427 (SSC)
People 4,413
Male 2,140
Female 2,273
Median age 34
Families 1,064
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,055
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,132
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,800
Median weekly rent $264
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Total 4,413 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,140 48.5 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,273 51.5 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 58 1.3 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,413 people in Mile End (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 262 5.9 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 200 4.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 193 4.4 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 238 5.4 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 510 11.6 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 438 9.9 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 393 8.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 363 8.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 346 7.8 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 279 6.3 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 301 6.8 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 209 4.7 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 172 3.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 127 2.9 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 130 2.9 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 103 2.3 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 78 1.8 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 70 1.6 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mile End (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,281 34.1 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 105 2.8 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 332 8.8 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 183 4.9 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,860 49.5 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mile End (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 34.1% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mile End (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,181 34.0 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 442 12.7 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,846 53.2 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Mile End (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 34.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mile End (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 53 3.7 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 140 9.9 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 90 6.4 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 56 4.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 124 8.8 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 53 3.7 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 30 2.1 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 126 8.9 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 463 32.7 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 34 2.4 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 245 17.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,414 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mile End (State Suburbs) 32.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.3% were in primary school, 14.6% in secondary school and 41.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,804 63.6 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,854 44.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 322 7.7 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 230 5.5 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,756 42.2 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Mile End (State Suburbs), 42.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 44.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mile End % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,339 57.1 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 718 30.6 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 141 6.0 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 147 6.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,345 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,345 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mile End (State Suburbs). Of these 57.1% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 6.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 260 11.8 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 219 10.0 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 241 11.0 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 466 21.2 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 871 39.7 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mile End (State Suburbs), 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mile End (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 33 years.

Occupation Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 546 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,504 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,132 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mile End (State Suburbs) was $546.

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

Unpaid work Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,674 71.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 922 24.5 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 450 12.0 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 573 15.2 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Mile End (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.5% 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, 15.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 968 25.7 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,030 27.4 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 390 10.4 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 284 7.6 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mile End (State Suburbs), 27.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 422 39.7 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 407 38.3 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 183 17.2 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 52 4.9 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mile End (State Suburbs), 38.3% were couple families with children, 39.7% were couple families without children and 17.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.2 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.8 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Mile End (State Suburbs) 17.2% of single parents were male and 82.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,174 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,294 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mile End (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,294 and those without children was $2,174.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 206 24.8 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 41 4.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 172 20.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 88 10.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 47 5.7 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 169 20.3 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 52 6.3 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 56 6.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Mile End (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 20.7% 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 Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,795 90.5 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 188 9.5 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Mile End (State Suburbs), 90.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,019 56.8 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 508 28.3 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 266 14.8 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 Mile End (State Suburbs), 56.8% were separate houses, 28.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 14.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 70 3.9 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 644 35.9 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 825 46.0 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 226 12.6 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 27 1.5 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Mile End (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.9% had 1 bedroom, 35.9% had 2 bedrooms and 46.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 459 25.6 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 469 26.1 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 810 45.2 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 14 0.8 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 42 2.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mile End (State Suburbs), 25.6% were owned outright, 26.1% were owned with a mortgage and 45.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,052 58.6 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 535 29.8 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 207 11.5 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Mile End (State Suburbs), of all households, 58.6% were family households, 29.8% were single person households and 11.5% were group households.

Household income Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.1 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mile End (State Suburbs), 29.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.1% 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 Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 264 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.9 -- 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 Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,800 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
None 291 16.2 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 754 42.0 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 534 29.8 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 171 9.5 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 44 2.5 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Mile End (State Suburbs), 42.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.5% 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 Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 60 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 35 58.3 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 25 41.7 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mile End (State Suburbs), there were 60 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 35 (or 58.3%) were male and 25 (or 41.7%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 687 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mile End (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $687.

Mortgage and rent Mile End % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 162 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 979 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Mile End (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $162 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $979.

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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