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Langwarrin South

Number of cars per household

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Analysis of car ownership in 2016, indicates 84% of households in Langwarrin South had access to two or more motor vehicles, compared to 53% in Frankston City.

The ability of the population to access services and employment is strongly influenced by access to transport. The number of motor vehicles per household in Langwarrin South quantifies access to private transport and will be influenced by Age Structure and Household Type, which determine the number of adults present; access to Public Transport; distance to shops, services, employment and education; and Household Income. Depending on these factors, car ownership can be seen as a measure of advantage or disadvantage, or a neutral socio-economic measure, which impacts on the environment and quality of life.

Derived from the Census question:

'How many registered motor vehicles owned or used by residents of this dwelling were garaged or parked at or near this dwelling on the night of Tuesday, 9 August 2016?'

Households

Car ownership
Langwarrin South - Households (Enumerated)20162011Change
Number of carsNumber%Frankston City %Number%Frankston City %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idNo motor vehicles00.05.730.86.8-3
1 motor vehicle
4010.932.55415.234.5-14
map this data in atlas.id2 motor vehicles11731.836.613136.836.5-14
3 or more motor vehicles
19352.416.515944.715.6+34
Not stated
184.98.792.56.5+9

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

Car ownership, 2016
Car ownership, 2016 Not stated, Frankston City: 8.7% 3 or more motor vehicles, Frankston City: 16.5% 2 motor vehicles, Frankston City: 36.6% 1 motor vehicle, Frankston City: 32.5% No motor vehicles, Frankston City: 5.7% Not stated, Langwarrin South: 4.9% 3 or more motor vehicles, Langwarrin South: 52.4% 2 motor vehicles, Langwarrin South: 31.8% 1 motor vehicle, Langwarrin South: 10.9% No motor vehicles, Langwarrin South: 0.0%
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 car ownership, 2011 to 2016
Change in car ownership, 2011 to 2016 Not stated, Langwarrin South: +9 3 or more motor vehicles, Langwarrin South: +34 2 motor vehicles, Langwarrin South: -14 1 motor vehicle, Langwarrin South: -14 No motor vehicles, Langwarrin South: -3
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 car ownership of the households in Langwarrin South in 2016 compared to Frankston City shows that 95.1% of the households owned at least one car, while 0.0% did not, compared with 85.6% and 5.7% respectively in Frankston City.

Of those that owned at least one vehicle, there was a smaller proportion who owned just one car; a smaller proportion who owned two cars; and a larger proportion who owned three cars or more.

Overall, 10.9% of the households owned one car; 31.8% owned two cars; and 52.4% owned three cars or more, compared with 32.5%; 36.6% and 16.5% respectively for Frankston City.

Emerging groups

There were no major differences in Langwarrin South between 2011 and 2016.

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