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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Oakden

Code SSC40519 (SSC)
People 3,665
Male 1,743
Female 1,922
Median age 40
Families 977
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,488
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,230
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,625
Median weekly rent $202
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 Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Total 3,665 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,743 47.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,922 52.4 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 0.7 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,665 people in Oakden (State Suburbs) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 215 5.9 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 201 5.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 202 5.5 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 200 5.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 218 5.9 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 243 6.6 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 252 6.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 266 7.3 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 317 8.6 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 283 7.7 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 268 7.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 230 6.3 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 228 6.2 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 166 4.5 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 115 3.1 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 99 2.7 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 95 2.6 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 67 1.8 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Oakden (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,480 48.5 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 105 3.4 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 310 10.2 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 167 5.5 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 991 32.5 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Oakden (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.5% were married and 13.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Oakden (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,367 51.0 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 194 7.2 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,117 41.7 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Oakden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Oakden (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 49 4.8 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 119 11.6 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 100 9.8 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 82 8.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 72 7.0 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 66 6.4 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 54 5.3 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 89 8.7 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 194 18.9 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 32 3.1 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 167 16.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,024 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Oakden (State Suburbs) 27.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.4% were in primary school, 18.7% in secondary school and 27.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,501 68.3 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,461 42.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 251 7.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 159 4.6 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,605 46.2 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Oakden (State Suburbs), 46.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 42.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,082 59.3 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 557 30.5 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 104 5.7 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 81 4.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,824 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,824 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Oakden (State Suburbs). Of these 59.3% were employed full time, 30.5% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 198 11.4 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 166 9.5 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 195 11.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 393 22.6 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 687 39.4 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Oakden (State Suburbs), 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Oakden (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 520 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,539 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,230 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

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

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

Unpaid work Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,156 70.6 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 860 28.2 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 372 12.2 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 528 17.3 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Oakden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 719 23.5 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 855 28.0 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 342 11.2 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 243 8.0 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Oakden (State Suburbs), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 401 41.0 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 400 40.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 162 16.6 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 15 1.5 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Oakden (State Suburbs), 40.9% were couple families with children, 41.0% were couple families without children and 16.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 9.3 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 90.7 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Oakden (State Suburbs) 9.3% of single parents were male and 90.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,174 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,284 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oakden (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,284 and those without children was $2,174.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 186 23.1 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 31 3.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 177 22.0 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 124 15.4 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 43 5.3 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 144 17.9 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 52 6.5 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 47 5.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Oakden (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 22.0% 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 Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,380 94.1 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 87 5.9 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Oakden (State Suburbs), 94.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,154 83.6 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 162 11.7 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 65 4.7 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 Oakden (State Suburbs), 83.6% were separate houses, 11.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 17 1.2 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 209 15.1 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 840 60.7 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 300 21.7 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 17 1.2 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Oakden (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.2% had 1 bedroom, 15.1% had 2 bedrooms and 60.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 358 25.9 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 513 37.1 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 478 34.6 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.9 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 21 1.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Oakden (State Suburbs), 25.9% were owned outright, 37.1% were owned with a mortgage and 34.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 956 69.2 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 371 26.9 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 54 3.9 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Oakden (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.2% were family households, 26.9% were single person households and 3.9% were group households.

Household income Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.6 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oakden (State Suburbs), 26.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.6% 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 Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 202 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
None 134 9.7 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 525 38.0 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 532 38.6 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 154 11.2 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 35 2.5 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Oakden (State Suburbs), 38.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.2% 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 Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 26 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 50.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 13 50.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 45 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Oakden (State Suburbs), there were 26 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 50.0%) were male and 13 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 45 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Oakden % 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 1,056 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Oakden (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 $1,056.

Mortgage and rent Oakden % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 235 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 650 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Oakden (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $235 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $650.

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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