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Woodville West

Households without children

In Woodville West, older couples without children account for 8% 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 Woodville West, 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, Woodville West'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
Woodville West20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children23120.524.725321.024.8-22
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children817.26.6796.56.0+2
Middle-aged couples without children
564.97.6635.28.0-7
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children958.410.61129.310.7-17
Lone person households
35331.229.337631.229.7-23
Young lone persons
756.77.3947.88.4-18
Middle-aged lone persons
11710.49.91179.79.20
Older lone persons
16014.212.116613.712.1-5
Group households
453.94.0413.43.4+4
Total households without children
62955.658.067055.657.8-41

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, Woodville West: 3.9% Older lone persons, Woodville West: 14.2% Middle-aged lone persons, Woodville West: 10.4% Young lone persons, Woodville West: 6.7% Older couples without children, Woodville West: 8.4% Middle-aged couples without children, Woodville West: 4.9% Young couples without children, Woodville West: 7.2%
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, Woodville West: +4 Older lone persons, Woodville West: -5 Middle-aged lone persons, Woodville West: 0 Young lone persons, Woodville West: -18 Older couples without children, Woodville West: -17 Middle-aged couples without children, Woodville West: -7 Young couples without children, Woodville West: +2
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 Woodville West in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a larger proportion of young couples without children, a smaller 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 larger proportion of older lone person households.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of households without children decreased by 41.

There were no major differences in Woodville West between 2006 and 2011.