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Households without children

In Milperra, older couples without children account for 13% 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 Milperra, 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, Milperra'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
Milperra20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children38229.918.535327.519.6+29
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children695.44.7564.44.9+13
Middle-aged couples without children
14111.05.620015.66.2-59
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children17213.58.2977.68.5+75
Lone person households
14911.719.214211.119.7+7
Young lone persons
383.03.7312.44.2+7
Middle-aged lone persons
483.86.3725.65.9-24
Older lone persons
634.99.2393.09.6+24
Group households
151.21.9131.01.9+2
Total households without children
54642.739.650839.641.2+38

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, Milperra: 1.2% Older lone persons, Milperra: 4.9% Middle-aged lone persons, Milperra: 3.8% Young lone persons, Milperra: 3.0% Older couples without children, Milperra: 13.5% Middle-aged couples without children, Milperra: 11.0% Young couples without children, Milperra: 5.4%
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, Milperra: +2 Older lone persons, Milperra: +24 Middle-aged lone persons, Milperra: -24 Young lone persons, Milperra: +7 Older couples without children, Milperra: +75 Middle-aged couples without children, Milperra: -59 Young couples without children, Milperra: +13
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 Milperra in 2011 compared to Bankstown City shows that there was a larger proportion of young couples without children, a larger proportion of middle-aged couples without children, and a larger proportion of older couples without children.

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

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of households without children increased by 38.

The largest changes in households without children in Milperra, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Older couples without children (+75 persons)
  • Middle-aged couples without children (-59 persons)