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Households without children

In Campbelltown City, older couples without children account for 6% 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 Campbelltown City, 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, Campbelltown City'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
Campbelltown City - Households (Enumerated)20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%Greater Sydney %Number%Greater Sydney %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children9,88920.122.68,99518.822.0+894
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children2,6875.58.12,6465.57.9+41
Middle-aged couples without children
4,2738.76.94,1468.77.1+127
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children2,9296.07.62,2034.67.0+726
map this data in atlas.idLone person households8,85118.021.58,04716.821.6+804
map this data in atlas.idYoung lone persons2,4795.16.52,5685.47.0-89
Middle-aged lone persons
3,5787.36.93,2626.86.7+316
map this data in atlas.idOlder lone persons2,7945.78.02,2174.67.9+577
map this data in atlas.idGroup households1,0552.14.19241.93.9+131
Total households without children
19,79540.348.117,96637.647.5+1,829

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, Greater Sydney: 4.1% Older lone persons, Greater Sydney: 8.0% Middle-aged lone persons, Greater Sydney: 6.9% Young lone persons, Greater Sydney: 6.5% Older couples without children, Greater Sydney: 7.6% Middle-aged couples without children, Greater Sydney: 6.9% Young couples without children, Greater Sydney: 8.1% Group households, Campbelltown City: 2.1% Older lone persons, Campbelltown City: 5.7% Middle-aged lone persons, Campbelltown City: 7.3% Young lone persons, Campbelltown City: 5.1% Older couples without children, Campbelltown City: 6.0% Middle-aged couples without children, Campbelltown City: 8.7% Young couples without children, Campbelltown City: 5.5%
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, Campbelltown City: +131 Older lone persons, Campbelltown City: +577 Middle-aged lone persons, Campbelltown City: +316 Young lone persons, Campbelltown City: -89 Older couples without children, Campbelltown City: +726 Middle-aged couples without children, Campbelltown City: +127 Young couples without children, Campbelltown City: +41
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 Campbelltown City in 2011 compared to Greater Sydney shows that there was a smaller proportion of young couples without children, a larger proportion of middle-aged couples without children, and a smaller proportion of older couples without children.

In addition, there were a smaller proportion of young lone person households, a similar 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 1,829.

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

  • Older couples without children (+726 persons)
  • Older lone persons (+577 persons)
  • Middle-aged lone persons (+316 persons)
  • Group households (+131 persons)
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