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Central North District

Household type

In Central North District, 26% of households were made up of couples with children in 2011, compared with 31% in the City of Onkaparinga.

Central North District'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, Central North District'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
Central North District20112006Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children7,62726.430.97,94528.632.7-319
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children7,38825.627.56,89824.826.6+490
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families4,12314.312.43,95614.212.6+168
Other families
3091.10.92881.00.8+21
map this data in atlas.idGroup household8753.02.67532.72.3+122
map this data in atlas.idLone person7,75626.823.07,07125.522.1+685
Other not classifiable household
6812.42.27202.62.2-39
Visitor only households
1300.50.51500.50.6-20

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Household type, 2011
Household type, 2011 Lone person, City of Onkaparinga: 23.0% Group household, City of Onkaparinga: 2.6% Other families, City of Onkaparinga: 0.9% One parent families, City of Onkaparinga: 12.4% Couples without children, City of Onkaparinga: 27.5% Couples with children, City of Onkaparinga: 30.9% Lone person, Central North District: 26.8% Group household, Central North District: 3.0% Other families, Central North District: 1.1% One parent families, Central North District: 14.3% Couples without children, Central North District: 25.6% Couples with children, Central North District: 26.4%
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 household type, 2006 to 2011
Change in household type, 2006 to 2011 Lone person, Central North District: +685 Group household, Central North District: +122 Other families, Central North District: +21 One parent families, Central North District: +168 Couples without children, Central North District: +490 Couples with children, Central North District: -319
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 household/family types in Central North District in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a lower proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a higher proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 26.4% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 14.3% were one-parent families, compared with 30.9% and 12.4% respectively for the City of Onkaparinga.

There were a higher proportion of lone person households and a lower proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 26.8% compared to 23.0% in the City of Onkaparinga while the proportion of couples without children was 25.6% compared to 27.5% in the City of Onkaparinga.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Central North District increased by 1,109 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in family/household types in Central North District between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Lone person (+685 households)
  • Couples without children (+490 households)
  • Couples with children (-319 households)
  • One parent families (+168 households)