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Tyabb Structure Plan

Households without children

In Tyabb Structure Plan, older couples without children account for 7% 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 Tyabb Structure Plan, 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, Tyabb Structure Plan'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
Tyabb Structure Plan20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children17925.529.013028.129.1+49
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children537.64.3408.64.7+13
Middle-aged couples without children
7510.710.46213.511.4+13
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children517.314.3286.013.0+23
Lone person households
14921.225.110021.524.5+49
Young lone persons
426.04.2367.74.9+6
Middle-aged lone persons
608.58.2388.27.8+22
Older lone persons
486.812.6265.711.8+21
Group households
213.02.340.92.2+17
Total households without children
34949.856.423450.555.7+115

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, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.3% Older lone persons, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 12.6% Middle-aged lone persons, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 8.2% Young lone persons, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 4.2% Older couples without children, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 14.3% Middle-aged couples without children, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 10.4% Young couples without children, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 4.3% Group households, Tyabb Structure Plan: 3.0% Older lone persons, Tyabb Structure Plan: 6.8% Middle-aged lone persons, Tyabb Structure Plan: 8.5% Young lone persons, Tyabb Structure Plan: 6.0% Older couples without children, Tyabb Structure Plan: 7.3% Middle-aged couples without children, Tyabb Structure Plan: 10.7% Young couples without children, Tyabb Structure Plan: 7.6%
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, Tyabb Structure Plan: +17 Older lone persons, Tyabb Structure Plan: +21 Middle-aged lone persons, Tyabb Structure Plan: +22 Young lone persons, Tyabb Structure Plan: +6 Older couples without children, Tyabb Structure Plan: +23 Middle-aged couples without children, Tyabb Structure Plan: +13 Young couples without children, Tyabb Structure Plan: +13
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 Tyabb Structure Plan in 2011 compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire shows that there was a larger proportion of young couples without children, a similar proportion of middle-aged couples without children, and a smaller proportion of older couples without children.

In addition, there were a larger proportion of young lone person households, a similar proportion of middle-aged lone person households, and a smaller proportion of older lone person households.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of households without children increased by 115.

There were no major differences in Tyabb Structure Plan between 2006 and 2011.