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In Findon, 24% of households were made up of couples with children in 2016, compared with 27% in the City of Charles Sturt.

Findon's household and family structure is one of the most important demographic indicators. It reveals the area's residential role and function, era of settlement and provides key insights into the level of demand for services and facilities as most are related to age and household types.

To continue building the story, Findon's Household Summary should be viewed in conjunction with Households with Children, Households without Children, 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

Household type
Findon - Total households (Enumerated)20162011Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children64324.426.656323.026.4+80
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children58022.024.455522.724.7+24
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families34213.010.729312.010.9+49
Other families
421.61.5210.91.3+22
map this data in atlas.idGroup household1064.04.0833.44.0+22
map this data in atlas.idLone person82131.128.777431.729.3+47
Other not classifiable household
883.33.31325.42.4-44
Visitor only households
150.60.9210.90.9-6

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Household type, 2016
Household type, 2016 Lone person, City of Charles Sturt: 28.7% Group household, City of Charles Sturt: 4.0% Other families, City of Charles Sturt: 1.5% One parent families, City of Charles Sturt: 10.7% Couples without children, City of Charles Sturt: 24.4% Couples with children, City of Charles Sturt: 26.6% Lone person, Findon: 31.1% Group household, Findon: 4.0% Other families, Findon: 1.6% One parent families, Findon: 13.0% Couples without children, Findon: 22.0% Couples with children, Findon: 24.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in household type, 2011 to 2016
Change in household type, 2011 to 2016 Lone person, Findon: +47 Group household, Findon: +22 Other families, Findon: +22 One parent families, Findon: +49 Couples without children, Findon: +24 Couples with children, Findon: +80
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the household/family types in Findon in 2016 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a lower proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a higher proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 24.4% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 13.0% were one-parent families, compared with 26.6% and 10.7% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

There were a higher proportion of lone person households and a lower proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 31.1% compared to 28.7% in the City of Charles Sturt while the proportion of couples without children was 22.0% compared to 24.4% in the City of Charles Sturt.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Findon increased by 196 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in family/household types in Findon between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Couples with children (+80 households)
  • One parent families (+49 households)

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