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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Ceduna

Code UCL415008 (UCL)
People 2,289
Male 1,139
Female 1,150
Median age 38
Families 580
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,213
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,019
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,213
Median weekly rent $150
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 Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,289 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,139 49.8 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,150 50.2 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 473 20.7 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,289 people in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 20.7% of the population.

Age Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 134 5.9 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 151 6.6 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 181 7.9 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 151 6.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 139 6.1 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 145 6.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 125 5.5 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 165 7.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 153 6.7 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 125 5.5 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 152 6.6 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 175 7.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 158 6.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 124 5.4 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 76 3.3 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 48 2.1 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 48 2.1 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 40 1.7 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 745 40.8 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 57 3.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 134 7.3 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 130 7.1 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 758 41.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 40.8% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 619 40.0 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 280 18.1 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 648 41.9 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 40.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 37 5.8 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 210 33.1 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 0.5 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 23 3.6 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 117 18.4 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 0.9 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 41 6.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 15 2.4 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 20 3.1 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 163 25.7 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 635 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities) 27.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.1% were in primary school, 19.2% in secondary school and 9.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,959 85.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 235 11.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 109 5.1 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 74 3.5 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,719 80.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), 80.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 721 62.0 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 307 26.4 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 89 7.7 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 46 4.0 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,163 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,163 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 62.0% were employed full time, 26.4% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 102 9.1 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 82 7.3 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 125 11.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 238 21.3 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 482 43.1 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), 9.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 623 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,391 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,019 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities) was $623.

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

Unpaid work Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,225 67.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 481 26.4 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 203 11.1 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 511 28.0 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.4% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 326 17.9 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 528 28.9 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 224 12.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 148 8.1 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 267 45.9 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 203 34.9 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 97 16.7 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 15 2.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.9% were couple families with children, 45.9% were couple families without children and 16.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 24.5 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.5 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities) 24.5% of single parents were male and 75.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,855 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,060 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,060 and those without children was $1,855.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 122 25.7 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 3.2 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 100 21.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 40 8.4 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 31 6.5 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 70 14.8 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 40 8.4 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 56 11.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 25.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 21.1% 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 Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 881 83.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 178 16.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 768 87.5 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 0.5 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 74 8.4 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 29 3.3 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.5% were separate houses, 0.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.4% were flats, units or apartments and 3.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.9 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 45 5.1 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 125 14.2 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 507 57.7 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 173 19.7 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 2.3 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 5.1% had 1 bedroom, 14.2% had 2 bedrooms and 57.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 272 31.0 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 223 25.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 342 39.0 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 1.3 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 3.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.0% were owned outright, 25.4% were owned with a mortgage and 39.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 571 65.2 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 279 31.8 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 26 3.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 65.2% were family households, 31.8% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.6 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.8 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.8% 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 Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,213 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
None 87 9.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 314 35.8 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 324 36.9 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 134 15.3 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 2.2 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.9% 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 Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 472 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 217 46.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 255 54.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 472 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 217 (or 46.0%) were male and 255 (or 54.0%) 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 Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 880 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $880.

Mortgage and rent Ceduna % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,482 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Ceduna (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,482.

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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