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City of Playford

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City of Playford has a total population of 89,372 and 36,310 dwellings in 2016.

Additional areas are summary profiles that present a sub-set of socio-demographic information and are designed for areas which have too small a population for detailed profiling.

Please note that these are summary tables that include selected statistics drawn from the 2016 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

City of Playford summary profile, 2016
NameNumber%Greater Adelaide %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population89,372100.0100.0
Australian citizens76,40785.584.7
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)55,01561.666.0
Indigenous population3,0923.51.4
Needs assistance due to age or disability6,8987.75.9
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)7,6438.65.9
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)9,47210.68.2
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)6,9467.86.9
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)9,38910.59.5
Young workforce (25 to 34)13,70915.313.8
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)16,25218.219.7
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)10,98712.313.1
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)7,5138.411.1
Seniors (70 to 84)6,1446.99.3
Frail aged (85 and over)1,3221.52.6
Total Population89,372100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children9,21227.428.7
Couples without children6,89820.524.8
One parent families5,75517.111.1
Lone person households8,24724.526.2
Group households1,1343.43.8
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)33,622100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school10,48011.79.7
Attending secondary school5,3045.95.6
Attending university or TAFE institution4,6485.27.7
Total persons (including those not attending)89,372100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses28,73679.273.1
Medium and high density7,34820.226.2
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)1200.30.4
Occupied private dwellings33,62292.691.5
Unoccupied Dwellings2,6727.48.4
Non private dwellings160.00.1
Total dwellings36,310100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)36,308100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $650 (low)7,99125.120.6
$650 to $1,449 (lower middle)12,02437.732.1
$1,449 to $2,499 (upper middle)6,19719.421.5
$2,500 or more (high)2,5948.116.7
Incomes not stated3,0669.69.2
Total households31,872100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Internet connection24,76473.779.3
No internet connection6,18418.415.0
Not stated2,6788.05.7
Total households33,622100.0100.0

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