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Central South District

Household type

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In Central South District, 30% of households were made up of couples with children in 2016, compared with 29% in the City of Onkaparinga.

Central South 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 South 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 South District - Total households (Enumerated)20162011Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children2,63630.429.42,16729.030.9+469
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children2,30726.626.52,10528.227.5+202
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families1,12713.012.796913.012.4+158
Other families
740.90.9570.80.9+17
map this data in atlas.idGroup household2382.72.52182.92.6+20
map this data in atlas.idLone person1,89221.823.81,64622.023.0+246
Other not classifiable household
3363.93.62643.52.2+72
Visitor only households
570.70.7420.60.5+15

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, Central South District: 21.8% Group household, Central South District: 2.7% Other families, Central South District: 0.9% One parent families, Central South District: 13.0% Couples without children, Central South District: 26.6% Couples with children, Central South District: 30.4%
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, Central South District: +246 Group household, Central South District: +20 Other families, Central South District: +17 One parent families, Central South District: +158 Couples without children, Central South District: +202 Couples with children, Central South District: +469
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 Central South District 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 similar proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 30.4% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 13.0% 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 similar proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 21.8% compared to 23.8% in the City of Onkaparinga while the proportion of couples without children was 26.6% compared to 26.5% in the City of Onkaparinga.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Central South District increased by 1,199 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in family/household types in Central South District between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Couples with children (+469 households)
  • Lone person (+246 households)
  • Couples without children (+202 households)
  • One parent families (+158 households)

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