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Households without children

In Casey Farm, older couples without children account for 12% 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 Casey Farm, 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, Casey Farm'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
Casey Farm20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children16027.421.815227.221.5+8
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children152.67.4213.77.6-6
Middle-aged couples without children
7512.88.08114.58.3-6
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children7011.96.4519.05.6+19
Lone person households
9115.515.37313.015.5+19
Young lone persons
233.94.8234.15.60
Middle-aged lone persons
376.35.5295.25.4+8
Older lone persons
315.45.0213.74.5+11
Group households
71.22.181.52.2-1
Total households without children
25944.139.223341.739.2+25

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, City of Casey: 2.1% Older lone persons, City of Casey: 5.0% Middle-aged lone persons, City of Casey: 5.5% Young lone persons, City of Casey: 4.8% Older couples without children, City of Casey: 6.4% Middle-aged couples without children, City of Casey: 8.0% Young couples without children, City of Casey: 7.4% Group households, Casey Farm: 1.2% Older lone persons, Casey Farm: 5.4% Middle-aged lone persons, Casey Farm: 6.3% Young lone persons, Casey Farm: 3.9% Older couples without children, Casey Farm: 11.9% Middle-aged couples without children, Casey Farm: 12.8% Young couples without children, Casey Farm: 2.6%
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, Casey Farm: -1 Older lone persons, Casey Farm: +11 Middle-aged lone persons, Casey Farm: +8 Young lone persons, Casey Farm: 0 Older couples without children, Casey Farm: +19 Middle-aged couples without children, Casey Farm: -6 Young couples without children, Casey Farm: -6
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 Casey Farm in 2011 compared to the City of Casey shows that there was a smaller 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 larger 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 26.

There were no major differences in Casey Farm between 2006 and 2011.