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Flagstaff Hill

Household type

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In Flagstaff Hill, 41% of households were made up of couples with children in 2016, compared with 29% in the City of Onkaparinga.

Flagstaff Hill's household and family structure is one of the most important demographic indicators. It reveals the area's residential role and function, era of settlement and provides key insights into the level of demand for services and facilities as most are related to age and household types.

To continue building the story, Flagstaff Hill's Household Summary should be viewed in conjunction with Households with Children, Households without Children, 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

Household type
Flagstaff Hill - Total households (Enumerated)20162011Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children1,42340.729.41,48241.930.9-59
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children1,12732.326.51,13832.227.5-10
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families2918.412.72938.312.4-1
Other families
351.00.9250.70.9+10
map this data in atlas.idGroup household361.02.5431.22.6-7
map this data in atlas.idLone person49214.123.847713.523.0+15
Other not classifiable household
681.93.6471.32.2+21
Visitor only households
210.60.7270.80.5-7

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

Household type, 2016
Household type, 2016 Lone person, City of Onkaparinga: 23.8% Group household, City of Onkaparinga: 2.5% Other families, City of Onkaparinga: 0.9% One parent families, City of Onkaparinga: 12.7% Couples without children, City of Onkaparinga: 26.5% Couples with children, City of Onkaparinga: 29.4% Lone person, Flagstaff Hill: 14.1% Group household, Flagstaff Hill: 1.0% Other families, Flagstaff Hill: 1.0% One parent families, Flagstaff Hill: 8.4% Couples without children, Flagstaff Hill: 32.3% Couples with children, Flagstaff Hill: 40.7%
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 household type, 2011 to 2016
Change in household type, 2011 to 2016 Lone person, Flagstaff Hill: +15 Group household, Flagstaff Hill: -7 Other families, Flagstaff Hill: +10 One parent families, Flagstaff Hill: -1 Couples without children, Flagstaff Hill: -10 Couples with children, Flagstaff Hill: -59
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 household/family types in Flagstaff Hill in 2016 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a higher proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a lower proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 40.7% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 8.4% were one-parent families, compared with 29.4% and 12.7% respectively for the City of Onkaparinga.

There were a lower proportion of lone person households and a higher proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 14.1% compared to 23.8% in the City of Onkaparinga while the proportion of couples without children was 32.3% compared to 26.5% in the City of Onkaparinga.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Flagstaff Hill decreased by 38 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in family/household types in Flagstaff Hill between 2011 and 2016 was:

  • Couples with children (-59 households)

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