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Households without children

In Aldinga Beach, older couples without children account for 8% 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 Aldinga Beach, 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, Aldinga Beach'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
Aldinga Beach20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children91325.127.558424.926.6+329
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children3048.46.31697.26.1+135
Middle-aged couples without children
3188.811.32068.811.8+112
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children2918.09.92088.98.7+83
Lone person households
75720.823.053022.622.1+227
Young lone persons
2486.86.31667.16.8+82
Middle-aged lone persons
3018.38.82048.78.0+97
Older lone persons
2085.78.01606.87.4+48
Group households
1193.32.6622.62.3+57
Total households without children
1,78949.353.11,17550.151.1+614

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, City of Onkaparinga: 2.6% Older lone persons, City of Onkaparinga: 8.0% Middle-aged lone persons, City of Onkaparinga: 8.8% Young lone persons, City of Onkaparinga: 6.3% Older couples without children, City of Onkaparinga: 9.9% Middle-aged couples without children, City of Onkaparinga: 11.3% Young couples without children, City of Onkaparinga: 6.3% Group households, Aldinga Beach: 3.3% Older lone persons, Aldinga Beach: 5.7% Middle-aged lone persons, Aldinga Beach: 8.3% Young lone persons, Aldinga Beach: 6.8% Older couples without children, Aldinga Beach: 8.0% Middle-aged couples without children, Aldinga Beach: 8.8% Young couples without children, Aldinga Beach: 8.4%
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, Aldinga Beach: +57 Older lone persons, Aldinga Beach: +48 Middle-aged lone persons, Aldinga Beach: +97 Young lone persons, Aldinga Beach: +82 Older couples without children, Aldinga Beach: +83 Middle-aged couples without children, Aldinga Beach: +112 Young couples without children, Aldinga Beach: +135
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 Aldinga Beach in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a larger proportion of young couples without children, a smaller 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 614.

The largest changes in households without children in Aldinga Beach, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Young couples without children (+135 persons)
  • Middle-aged couples without children (+112 persons)
  • Middle-aged lone persons (+97 persons)
  • Older couples without children (+83 persons)