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Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park

Households without children

In Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park, older couples without children account for 17% 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 Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park, 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, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park'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
Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children1,64630.124.71,63530.924.8+11
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children3015.56.62915.56.0+10
Middle-aged couples without children
4378.07.65129.78.0-75
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children90816.610.683115.710.7+77
Lone person households
1,29923.829.31,19522.629.7+104
Young lone persons
2915.37.32675.08.4+24
Middle-aged lone persons
3506.49.92945.69.2+56
Older lone persons
65812.012.163412.012.1+24
Group households
1242.34.01302.53.4-6
Total households without children
3,06956.258.02,96056.057.8+109

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 Charles Sturt: 4.0% Older lone persons, City of Charles Sturt: 12.1% Middle-aged lone persons, City of Charles Sturt: 9.9% Young lone persons, City of Charles Sturt: 7.3% Older couples without children, City of Charles Sturt: 10.6% Middle-aged couples without children, City of Charles Sturt: 7.6% Young couples without children, City of Charles Sturt: 6.6% Group households, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 2.3% Older lone persons, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 12.0% Middle-aged lone persons, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 6.4% Young lone persons, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 5.3% Older couples without children, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 16.6% Middle-aged couples without children, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 8.0% Young couples without children, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 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, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: -6 Older lone persons, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +24 Middle-aged lone persons, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +56 Young lone persons, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +24 Older couples without children, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +77 Middle-aged couples without children, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: -75 Young couples without children, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +10
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 Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a smaller proportion of young couples without children, a similar 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 similar proportion of older lone person households.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of households without children increased by 109.

The largest changes in households without children in Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Older couples without children (+77 persons)
  • Middle-aged couples without children (-75 persons)
  • Middle-aged lone persons (+56 persons)