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Central South District

Household type

In Central South District, 29% of households were made up of couples with children in 2011, compared with 31% 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 District20112006Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children2,16829.030.91,87430.532.7+293
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children2,10628.227.51,76028.626.6+345
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families96913.012.477212.612.6+197
Other families
570.80.9510.80.8+6
map this data in atlas.idGroup household2182.92.61512.52.3+67
map this data in atlas.idLone person1,64622.023.01,36822.322.1+278
Other not classifiable household
2643.52.21352.22.2+129
Visitor only households
420.60.5330.50.6+9

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 South District: 22.0% Group household, Central South District: 2.9% Other families, Central South District: 0.8% One parent families, Central South District: 13.0% Couples without children, Central South District: 28.2% Couples with children, Central South District: 29.0%
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 South District: +278 Group household, Central South District: +67 Other families, Central South District: +6 One parent families, Central South District: +197 Couples without children, Central South District: +345 Couples with children, Central South District: +293
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 South 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, 29.0% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 13.0% were one-parent families, compared with 30.9% and 12.4% 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 22.0% compared to 23.0% in the City of Onkaparinga while the proportion of couples without children was 28.2% compared to 27.5% in the City of Onkaparinga.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Central South District increased by 1,325 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Couples without children (+345 households)
  • Couples with children (+293 households)
  • Lone person (+278 households)
  • One parent families (+197 households)