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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Woodcroft (SA)

Code SSC40818 (SSC)
People 10,852
Male 5,296
Female 5,556
Median age 37
Families 3,102
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 4,077
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,344
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 10,852 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,296 48.8 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,556 51.2 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 70 0.6 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,852 people in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 710 6.5 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 789 7.3 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 869 8.0 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 878 8.1 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 599 5.5 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 580 5.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 638 5.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 747 6.9 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 892 8.2 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 914 8.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 792 7.3 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 619 5.7 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 551 5.1 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 400 3.7 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 307 2.8 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 237 2.2 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 174 1.6 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 155 1.4 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,723 55.6 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 216 2.5 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 735 8.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 392 4.6 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,424 28.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.6% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,468 56.1 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 691 8.7 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,807 35.2 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 181 5.5 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 861 26.3 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 167 5.1 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 187 5.7 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 512 15.6 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 118 3.6 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 225 6.9 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 247 7.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 321 9.8 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 68 2.1 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 387 11.8 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,274 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs) 30.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.1% were in primary school, 26.1% in secondary school and 17.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 8,416 77.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,901 27.8 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 858 8.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 564 5.4 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,103 58.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), 58.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,293 56.2 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,978 33.8 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 328 5.6 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 259 4.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,858 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,858 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs). Of these 56.2% were employed full time, 33.8% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 693 12.4 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 606 10.8 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 677 12.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,190 21.3 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,103 37.6 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), 12.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 605 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,531 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,344 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs) was $605.

Travel to work, top responses Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,553 77.2 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,940 34.6 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 976 11.5 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,425 16.8 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.6% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,038 24.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,510 29.6 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,156 13.6 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 848 10.0 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), 29.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,055 34.0 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,577 50.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 432 13.9 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 36 1.2 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), 50.9% were couple families with children, 34.0% were couple families without children and 13.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,915 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,076 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,076 and those without children was $1,915.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 546 20.7 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 86 3.3 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 796 30.2 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 363 13.8 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 108 4.1 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 436 16.6 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 173 6.6 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 125 4.7 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 30.2% 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 Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,814 94.8 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 208 5.2 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), 94.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,661 96.0 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 34 0.9 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 0.1 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 112 2.9 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), 96.0% were separate houses, 0.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.1% were flats, units or apartments and 2.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 0.2 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 41 1.1 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 332 8.7 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,937 50.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,447 37.9 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 47 1.2 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 8.7% had 2 bedrooms and 50.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,094 28.7 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,027 53.1 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 527 13.8 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 92 2.4 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 75 2.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), 28.7% were owned outright, 53.1% were owned with a mortgage and 13.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 3,062 80.3 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 693 18.2 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 58 1.5 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.3% were family households, 18.2% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.4 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), 18.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.0% 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 Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.4 -- 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 Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
None 118 3.1 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,231 32.3 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,642 43.1 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 756 19.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 66 1.7 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), 32.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.8% 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 Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 69 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 38 55.1 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 31 44.9 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), there were 69 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 38 (or 55.1%) were male and 31 (or 44.9%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,208 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,208.

Mortgage and rent Woodcroft (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 280 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,383 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Woodcroft (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $280 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,383.

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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