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Aranda

Code SSC80004 (SSC)
People 2,483
Male 1,200
Female 1,283
Median age 41
Families 634
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 969
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $2,312
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $370
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Total 2,483 -- 357,222 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,200 48.3 176,746 49.5 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,283 51.7 180,476 50.5 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 0.4 5,185 1.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,483 people in Aranda (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 156 6.3 23,843 6.7 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 152 6.1 21,411 6.0 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 143 5.8 21,089 5.9 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 173 7.0 23,999 6.7 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 155 6.2 30,750 8.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 136 5.5 30,535 8.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 115 4.6 27,708 7.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 160 6.4 26,960 7.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 155 6.2 25,973 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 177 7.1 24,602 6.9 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 190 7.7 23,405 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 139 5.6 20,408 5.7 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 151 6.1 18,373 5.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 151 6.1 12,672 3.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 112 4.5 8,994 2.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 76 3.1 6,591 1.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 71 2.9 5,074 1.4 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 71 2.9 4,835 1.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 34 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Aranda (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,040 51.1 137,508 47.3 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 41 2.0 7,536 2.6 529,280 3.0
Divorced 151 7.4 23,093 7.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 121 5.9 11,350 3.9 949,634 5.5
Never married 683 33.5 111,389 38.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Aranda (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.1% were married and 9.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 48 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Aranda (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 892 52.0 124,924 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 201 11.7 27,591 10.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 624 36.3 105,845 41.0 6,413,399 41.3

In Aranda (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 48 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 30 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Aranda (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 38 4.7 5,201 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 130 16.1 16,597 14.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 23 2.8 7,451 6.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 30 3.7 3,662 3.2 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 97 12.0 12,384 10.8 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 21 2.6 6,635 5.8 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 72 8.9 4,096 3.6 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 48 5.9 9,181 8.0 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 190 23.5 28,337 24.7 932,524 14.3
Other 6 0.7 2,807 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 154 19.0 18,506 16.1 1,511,694 23.2
Total 809 -- 114,857 -- 6,503,580 --

In Aranda (State Suburbs) 32.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.5% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 29.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Australia 1,734 69.8 255,052 71.4 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 671 29.8 108,891 32.2 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 208 9.2 27,344 8.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 187 8.3 21,036 6.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,188 52.7 180,529 53.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Aranda (State Suburbs), 52.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 750 59.6 132,040 65.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 371 29.5 51,028 25.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 103 8.2 12,821 6.3 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 35 2.8 7,316 3.6 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,259 -- 203,205 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,259 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Aranda (State Suburbs). Of these 59.6% were employed full time, 29.5% were employed part-time and 2.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 136 11.1 18,664 9.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 103 8.4 14,748 7.5 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 131 10.7 17,617 9.0 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 205 16.8 43,133 22.0 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 548 44.8 88,909 45.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Aranda (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 36 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Aranda (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,047 -- 917 -- 577 --
Family 2,639 -- 2,277 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,312 -- 1,920 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Aranda (State Suburbs) was $1,047.

Travel to work, top responses Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,626 79.9 226,730 77.9 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 610 30.0 82,139 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 232 11.4 30,889 10.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 633 31.1 61,571 21.2 3,090,874 17.8

In Aranda (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.0% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 489 24.0 75,671 26.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 659 32.4 91,161 31.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 305 15.0 37,329 12.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 174 8.5 22,571 7.8 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Aranda (State Suburbs), 32.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 265 41.9 35,150 37.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 299 47.2 43,191 46.2 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 59 9.3 13,601 14.6 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 1.6 1,452 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Aranda (State Suburbs), 47.2% were couple families with children, 41.9% were couple families without children and 9.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.4 -- 19.8 -- 17.6
Female -- 74.6 -- 80.2 -- 82.4

In Aranda (State Suburbs) 25.4% of single parents were male and 74.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Families without children 2,928 -- 2,662 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,540 -- 3,060 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aranda (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,540 and those without children was $2,928.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 139 24.5 24,454 31.2 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 18 3.2 2,579 3.3 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 121 21.3 16,099 20.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 59 10.4 10,520 13.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 32 5.6 3,301 4.2 251,191 5.4
Both not working 103 18.2 10,452 13.3 899,598 19.2
Other 56 9.9 6,140 7.8 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 39 6.9 4,800 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Aranda (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 21.3% 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 Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 844 92.8 129,423 92.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 65 7.2 10,196 7.3 934,470 10.7

In Aranda (State Suburbs), 92.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 757 89.7 94,266 72.8 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 69 8.2 18,811 14.5 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 18 2.1 16,071 12.4 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 228 0.2 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Aranda (State Suburbs), 89.7% were separate houses, 8.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.4 419 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 15 1.8 6,739 5.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 63 7.5 17,477 13.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 337 39.9 56,123 43.4 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 413 48.9 47,271 36.5 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 1.7 1,396 1.1 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Aranda (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 7.5% had 2 bedrooms and 39.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 367 43.4 36,739 28.4 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 284 33.6 50,392 38.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 168 19.9 39,592 30.6 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 1.4 816 0.6 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 14 1.7 1,886 1.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Aranda (State Suburbs), 43.4% were owned outright, 33.6% were owned with a mortgage and 19.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Family households 629 74.3 91,979 71.1 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 177 20.9 30,248 23.4 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 40 4.7 7,198 5.6 321,007 4.1

In Aranda (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.3% were family households, 20.9% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

Household income Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 9.7 -- 12.9 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 31.2 -- 23.7 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aranda (State Suburbs), 9.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 31.2% 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 Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median rent 370 -- 380 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.4 -- 92.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.6 -- 8.0 -- 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 Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 2,167 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.3 -- 92.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.7 -- 7.8 -- 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 Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None 26 3.1 7,978 6.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 314 37.2 47,517 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 357 42.3 50,278 38.8 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 131 15.5 21,104 16.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 1.8 2,548 2.0 234,292 3.0

In Aranda (State Suburbs), 37.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.5% 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 Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 9 -- 5,185 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 66.7 2,656 51.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 33.3 2,529 48.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Aranda (State Suburbs), there were 9 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 66.7%) were male and 3 (or 33.3%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,833 -- 1,666 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Aranda (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,833.

Mortgage and rent Aranda % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 503 -- 305 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,167 -- 1,647 --

In Aranda (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $503 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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