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Grange - Henley Beach

Households with children

There are 710 couples with young children in Grange - Henley Beach in 2011, comprising 15% of households.

Households with Children require different services and facilities than other household types, and their needs change as both adults and children age. When many families in an area are at the same stage in their individual lifecycles, it creates a suburb lifecycle. Knowing where a suburb is in a cycle of change helps planners make evidence-based decisions about the demand for services both now and in the future.

For Households with Children in Grange - Henley Beach, life stage is based on the age of children in the household. The age of the parent(s) is not taken into account.

  • Young children: Children aged under 15 only
  • Mixed age children: One or more children under 15 and one or more children over 15 (must have 2 or more children)
  • Older children: Children aged 15 and over only

To continue building the story, Grange - Henley Beach'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 with children by life stage
Grange - Henley Beach20112006Change
Households with childrenNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children1,34327.926.41,24927.226.1+94
map this data in atlas.idCouples with young children71014.713.365514.312.9+55
Couples with mixed-age children
1833.83.51623.53.5+21
Couples with older children
4509.39.64329.49.8+18
map this data in atlas.idSingle parents with children4128.610.93808.310.9+32
map this data in atlas.idSingle parents with young children1362.83.81342.94.0+2
Single parents with mixed-age children
471.01.1461.01.2+1
Single parents with older children
2294.86.02004.45.7+29
Total households with children
1,75536.437.31,62935.537.1+126

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

Households with children, 2011
Households with children, 2011 Single parents with older children, City of Charles Sturt: 6.0% Single parents with mixed-age children, City of Charles Sturt: 1.1% Single parents with young children, City of Charles Sturt: 3.8% Couples with older children, City of Charles Sturt: 9.6% Couples with mixed-age children, City of Charles Sturt: 3.5% Couples with young children, City of Charles Sturt: 13.3% Single parents with older children, Grange - Henley Beach: 4.8% Single parents with mixed-age children, Grange - Henley Beach: 1.0% Single parents with young children, Grange - Henley Beach: 2.8% Couples with older children, Grange - Henley Beach: 9.3% Couples with mixed-age children, Grange - Henley Beach: 3.8% Couples with young children, Grange - Henley Beach: 14.7%
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 with children, 2006 to 2011
Change in households with children, 2006 to 2011 Single parents with older children, Grange - Henley Beach: +29 Single parents with mixed-age children, Grange - Henley Beach: +1 Single parents with young children, Grange - Henley Beach: +2 Couples with older children, Grange - Henley Beach: +18 Couples with mixed-age children, Grange - Henley Beach: +21 Couples with young children, Grange - Henley Beach: +55
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 families with children in Grange - Henley Beach in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a larger proportion of couples with young children, and a similar proportion of couples with older children.

Overall, 14.7% of total households with children were couple with young children, and 9.3% were couples with older children, compared with 13.3% and 9.6% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

There were a smaller proportion of single parent households with young children and a smaller proportion of single parent households with older children. Overall, the proportion of single parent households with young children was 2.8% compared to 3.8% in the City of Charles Sturt while the proportion of single parent households with older children was 4.8% compared to 6.0% in the City of Charles Sturt.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of households with children increased by 126 households or 7.7%.

The largest change in households with children in this area between 2006 and 2011 was:

  • Couples with young children (+55 households)