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In Woodville West, 28% of households were made up of couples with children in 2011, compared with 26% in the City of Charles Sturt.

Woodville West'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, Woodville West'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
Woodville West20112006Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children31928.226.429324.326.1+26
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children23120.524.725321.024.8-22
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families14512.810.916813.910.9-23
Other families
181.61.3141.21.3+4
map this data in atlas.idGroup household453.94.0413.43.4+4
map this data in atlas.idLone person35331.229.337631.229.7-23
Other not classifiable household
70.62.4584.83.0-51
Visitor only households
131.10.930.20.8+10

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

Household type, 2011
Household type, 2011 Lone person, City of Charles Sturt: 29.3% Group household, City of Charles Sturt: 4.0% Other families, City of Charles Sturt: 1.3% One parent families, City of Charles Sturt: 10.9% Couples without children, City of Charles Sturt: 24.7% Couples with children, City of Charles Sturt: 26.4% Lone person, Woodville West: 31.2% Group household, Woodville West: 3.9% Other families, Woodville West: 1.6% One parent families, Woodville West: 12.8% Couples without children, Woodville West: 20.5% Couples with children, Woodville West: 28.2%
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 household type, 2006 to 2011
Change in household type, 2006 to 2011 Lone person, Woodville West: -23 Group household, Woodville West: +4 Other families, Woodville West: +4 One parent families, Woodville West: -23 Couples without children, Woodville West: -22 Couples with children, Woodville West: +26
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 household/family types in Woodville West in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a higher proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a higher proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 28.2% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 12.8% were one-parent families, compared with 26.4% and 10.9% 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 31.2% compared to 29.3% in the City of Charles Sturt while the proportion of couples without children was 20.5% compared to 24.7% in the City of Charles Sturt.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Woodville West decreased by 75 between 2006 and 2011.

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