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Wasleys (L)

Code UCL422055 (UCL)
People 372
Male 188
Female 184
Median age 39
Families 106
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 160
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $978
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,408
Median weekly rent $232
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 372 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 188 50.5 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 184 49.5 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 1.3 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 372 people in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 17 4.5 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 33 8.8 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 36 9.6 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 28 7.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 19 5.1 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 9 2.4 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 16 4.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 24 6.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 46 12.3 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 40 10.7 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 30 8.0 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 32 8.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 22 5.9 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 10 2.7 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 9 2.4 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.8 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 145 50.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 16 5.6 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 36 12.5 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 9 3.1 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 82 28.5 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 50.3% were married and 18.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 47 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 61 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 134 49.6 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 41 15.2 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 95 35.2 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 37 33.6 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 9 8.2 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 22 20.0 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 5.5 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 8.2 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 6.4 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 5 4.5 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 15 13.6 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 110 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.2% were in primary school, 25.7% in secondary school and 13.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 306 82.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 82 22.9 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 23 6.4 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 33 9.2 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 220 61.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 61.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 108 59.3 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 56 30.8 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 6.6 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 3.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 182 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 182 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 59.3% were employed full time, 30.8% were employed part-time and 3.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 18 10.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 16 9.1 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 16 9.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 32 18.3 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 81 46.3 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 512 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,103 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 978 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $512.

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

Unpaid work Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 230 79.9 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 116 40.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 44 15.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 52 18.1 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 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, 40.1% provided care for children and 15.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 49 17.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 93 32.3 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 55 19.1 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 33 11.5 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 19.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 42 39.6 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 52 49.1 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 12 11.3 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 49.1% were couple families with children, 39.6% were couple families without children and 11.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 33.3 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 66.7 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 33.3% of single parents were male and 66.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,166 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,725 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,725 and those without children was $2,166.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 14 15.4 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 27 29.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 15.4 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 8.8 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 16 17.6 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 4 4.4 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 8.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 15.4% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 29.7% 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 Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 143 91.7 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 13 8.3 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 139 97.9 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 2.1 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 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 Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.9% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.1 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 5.6 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 15 10.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 78 54.9 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 38 26.8 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 5.6% had 1 bedroom, 10.6% had 2 bedrooms and 54.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 35 24.8 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 92 65.2 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 14 9.9 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.8% were owned outright, 65.2% were owned with a mortgage and 9.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 102 71.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 37 26.1 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.1 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 71.8% were family households, 26.1% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.0 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 232 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.9 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.1 -- 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 Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,408 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.7 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.3 -- 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 Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
None 4 2.8 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 34 23.9 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 69 48.6 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 35 24.6 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.6% 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 Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 100.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wasleys (L) % 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 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 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 $0.

Mortgage and rent Wasleys (L) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Wasleys (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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