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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Millicent

Code SSC40429 (SSC)
People 5,024
Male 2,449
Female 2,575
Median age 42
Families 1,335
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,403
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $786
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,000
Median weekly rent $130
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 Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Total 5,024 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,449 48.7 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,575 51.3 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 116 2.3 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,024 people in Millicent (State Suburbs) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 302 6.0 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 334 6.6 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 356 7.1 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 326 6.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 226 4.5 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 218 4.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 274 5.5 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 272 5.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 378 7.5 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 359 7.1 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 372 7.4 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 328 6.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 305 6.1 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 239 4.8 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 218 4.3 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 187 3.7 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 167 3.3 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 165 3.3 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Millicent (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,987 49.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 106 2.6 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 390 9.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 374 9.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,176 29.2 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Millicent (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.3% were married and 12.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Millicent (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,766 49.5 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 372 10.4 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,431 40.1 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Millicent (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Millicent (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 69 5.0 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 344 24.7 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 158 11.3 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 0.5 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 207 14.9 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 95 6.8 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 0.3 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 134 9.6 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 48 3.4 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 21 1.5 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 306 22.0 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,393 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Millicent (State Suburbs) 27.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.7% were in primary school, 22.0% in secondary school and 12.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 4,300 85.6 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 687 14.5 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 252 5.3 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 193 4.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,608 76.1 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Millicent (State Suburbs), 76.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,116 50.7 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 734 33.3 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 178 8.1 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 175 7.9 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,203 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,203 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Millicent (State Suburbs). Of these 50.7% were employed full time, 33.3% were employed part-time and 7.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 317 15.6 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 205 10.1 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 217 10.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 365 18.0 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 747 36.8 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Millicent (State Suburbs), 15.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Millicent (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 420 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,055 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 786 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Millicent (State Suburbs) was $420.

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

Unpaid work Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,806 69.6 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,129 28.0 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 503 12.5 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,063 26.4 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Millicent (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.0% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 684 17.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,017 25.2 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 556 13.8 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 547 13.6 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Millicent (State Suburbs), 25.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 577 43.3 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 515 38.6 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 229 17.2 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Millicent (State Suburbs), 38.6% were couple families with children, 43.3% were couple families without children and 17.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.6 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.4 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Millicent (State Suburbs) 20.6% of single parents were male and 79.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,640 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,872 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Millicent (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,872 and those without children was $1,640.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 146 13.4 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 3.6 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 268 24.6 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 156 14.3 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 55 5.1 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 290 26.7 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 71 6.5 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 63 5.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Millicent (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 24.6% 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 Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,016 85.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 330 14.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Millicent (State Suburbs), 85.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,776 88.1 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 87 4.3 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 144 7.1 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 0.3 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Millicent (State Suburbs), 88.1% were separate houses, 4.3% 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 Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 40 2.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 288 14.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,300 64.5 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 352 17.5 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 32 1.6 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Millicent (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 14.3% had 2 bedrooms and 64.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 725 35.9 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 693 34.3 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 529 26.2 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.5 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 60 3.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Millicent (State Suburbs), 35.9% were owned outright, 34.3% were owned with a mortgage and 26.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,328 65.9 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 646 32.0 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 42 2.1 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Millicent (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.9% were family households, 32.0% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.3 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Millicent (State Suburbs), 38.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.3% 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 Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 130 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.1 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.9 -- 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 Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
None 168 8.3 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 732 36.3 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 749 37.2 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 309 15.3 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 58 2.9 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Millicent (State Suburbs), 36.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.3% 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 Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 114 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 60 52.6 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 54 47.4 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Millicent (State Suburbs), there were 114 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 60 (or 52.6%) were male and 54 (or 47.4%) 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 Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 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 Millicent (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $854.

Mortgage and rent Millicent % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 98 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 975 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Millicent (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $98 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $975.

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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