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Aberfoyle Park

Number of cars per household

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

Analysis of car ownership in 2016, indicates 64% of households in Aberfoyle Park had access to two or more motor vehicles, compared to 55% in the City of Onkaparinga.

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 Aberfoyle Park 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
Aberfoyle Park - Households (Enumerated)20162011Change
Number of carsNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idNo motor vehicles1273.15.21122.85.9+15
1 motor vehicle
1,18929.333.91,23930.534.6-50
map this data in atlas.id2 motor vehicles1,67341.236.71,73942.837.9-66
3 or more motor vehicles
91422.517.889522.017.1+19
Not stated
1543.86.4751.84.4+79

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, City of Onkaparinga: 6.4% 3 or more motor vehicles, City of Onkaparinga: 17.8% 2 motor vehicles, City of Onkaparinga: 36.7% 1 motor vehicle, City of Onkaparinga: 33.9% No motor vehicles, City of Onkaparinga: 5.2% Not stated, Aberfoyle Park: 3.8% 3 or more motor vehicles, Aberfoyle Park: 22.5% 2 motor vehicles, Aberfoyle Park: 41.2% 1 motor vehicle, Aberfoyle Park: 29.3% No motor vehicles, Aberfoyle Park: 3.1%
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, Aberfoyle Park: +79 3 or more motor vehicles, Aberfoyle Park: +19 2 motor vehicles, Aberfoyle Park: -66 1 motor vehicle, Aberfoyle Park: -50 No motor vehicles, Aberfoyle Park: +15
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 Aberfoyle Park in 2016 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that 93.1% of the households owned at least one car, while 3.1% did not, compared with 88.5% and 5.2% respectively in the City of Onkaparinga.

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

Overall, 29.3% of the households owned one car; 41.2% owned two cars; and 22.5% owned three cars or more, compared with 33.9%; 36.7% and 17.8% respectively for the City of Onkaparinga.

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the household car ownership in Aberfoyle Park between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 2 motor vehicles (-66 households)
  • 1 motor vehicle (-50 households)

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