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Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs

Households without children

In Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs, older couples without children account for 6% 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 Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs, 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, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs'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
Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children31622.227.522820.526.6+88
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children1258.86.3635.66.1+62
Middle-aged couples without children
1027.211.31059.511.8-3
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children896.39.9605.48.7+29
Lone person households
41829.423.032729.422.1+91
Young lone persons
1097.76.312811.66.8-19
Middle-aged lone persons
19713.98.813011.78.0+67
Older lone persons
1127.98.0686.27.4+44
Group households
453.22.6292.62.3+17
Total households without children
77954.853.158352.551.1+196

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, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 3.2% Older lone persons, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 7.9% Middle-aged lone persons, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 13.9% Young lone persons, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 7.7% Older couples without children, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 6.3% Middle-aged couples without children, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 7.2% Young couples without children, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 8.8%
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, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +17 Older lone persons, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +44 Middle-aged lone persons, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +67 Young lone persons, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: -19 Older couples without children, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +29 Middle-aged couples without children, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: -3 Young couples without children, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +62
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 Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs 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 larger proportion of middle-aged lone person households, and a similar proportion of older lone person households.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of households without children increased by 196.

The largest changes in households without children in Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Middle-aged lone persons (+67 persons)
  • Young couples without children (+62 persons)