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Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill

Households without children

In Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill, older couples without children account for 9% of total households in 2011.

Households without Children include couples without children and lone person households. They require different services depending on the age of the people in the households. For example young couples who have not had children (yet) compared to older "empty nester" couples whose children may have left home.

For Households without Children in Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill, life stage is based on the age of the household reference person (usually person 1 on the Census form):

  • Young: Aged 15-44
  • Middle-aged: Aged 45-64
  • Older: Aged 65 and over

To continue building the story, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill's Household data should be viewed in conjunction with Household Size, Age Structure and Dwelling Type.

Derived from the Census question:

‘What is the person’s relationship (to each other person in the household)?’

Households

Households without children by life stage
Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children18816.818.519217.619.6-4
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children443.94.7292.74.9+15
Middle-aged couples without children
494.35.6524.86.2-4
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children958.58.211110.28.5-16
Lone person households
20618.419.220719.019.7-1
Young lone persons
494.33.7323.04.2+16
Middle-aged lone persons
585.26.3534.95.9+5
Older lone persons
998.89.212111.19.6-22
Group households
353.11.9161.51.9+19
Total households without children
42938.339.641538.141.2+14

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Households without children, 2011
Households without children, 2011 Group households, Bankstown City: 1.9% Older lone persons, Bankstown City: 9.2% Middle-aged lone persons, Bankstown City: 6.3% Young lone persons, Bankstown City: 3.7% Older couples without children, Bankstown City: 8.2% Middle-aged couples without children, Bankstown City: 5.6% Young couples without children, Bankstown City: 4.7% Group households, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: 3.1% Older lone persons, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: 8.8% Middle-aged lone persons, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: 5.2% Young lone persons, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: 4.3% Older couples without children, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: 8.5% Middle-aged couples without children, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: 4.3% Young couples without children, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: 3.9%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in households without children, 2006 to 2011
Change in households without children, 2006 to 2011 Group households, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: +19 Older lone persons, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: -22 Middle-aged lone persons, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: +5 Young lone persons, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: +16 Older couples without children, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: -16 Middle-aged couples without children, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: -4 Young couples without children, Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill: +15
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the households without children in Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill in 2011 compared to Bankstown City shows that there was a smaller proportion of young couples without children, a smaller proportion of middle-aged couples without children, and a similar proportion of older couples without children.

In addition, there were a larger proportion of young lone person households, a smaller proportion of middle-aged lone person households, and a similar proportion of older lone person households.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of households without children increased by 14.

There were no major differences in Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill between 2006 and 2011.