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One Tree Hill - Rural East

Households without children

In One Tree Hill - Rural East, older couples without children account for 12% of total households in 2011.

Households without Children include couples without children and lone person households. They require different services depending on the age of the people in the households. For example young couples who have not had children (yet) compared to older "empty nester" couples whose children may have left home.

For Households without Children in One Tree Hill - Rural East, life stage is based on the age of the household reference person (usually person 1 on the Census form):

  • Young: Aged 15-44
  • Middle-aged: Aged 45-64
  • Older: Aged 65 and over

To continue building the story, One Tree Hill - Rural East's Household data should be viewed in conjunction with 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

Households without children by life stage
One Tree Hill - Rural East20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children29433.122.625529.722.7+39
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children343.96.3313.65.5+4
Middle-aged couples without children
15217.18.414917.48.7+3
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children10812.27.8758.88.4+33
Lone person households
11713.224.2799.224.5+38
Young lone persons
293.37.5293.38.2+1
Middle-aged lone persons
475.38.8333.88.4+14
Older lone persons
414.67.9182.18.0+23
Group households
40.43.060.72.2-2
Total households without children
41446.749.834039.649.4+74

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

Households without children, 2011
Households without children, 2011 Group households, City of Playford: 3.0% Older lone persons, City of Playford: 7.9% Middle-aged lone persons, City of Playford: 8.8% Young lone persons, City of Playford: 7.5% Older couples without children, City of Playford: 7.8% Middle-aged couples without children, City of Playford: 8.4% Young couples without children, City of Playford: 6.3% Group households, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 0.4% Older lone persons, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 4.6% Middle-aged lone persons, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 5.3% Young lone persons, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 3.3% Older couples without children, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 12.2% Middle-aged couples without children, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 17.1% Young couples without children, One Tree Hill - Rural East: 3.9%
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 households without children, 2006 to 2011
Change in households without children, 2006 to 2011 Group households, One Tree Hill - Rural East: -2 Older lone persons, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +23 Middle-aged lone persons, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +14 Young lone persons, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +1 Older couples without children, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +33 Middle-aged couples without children, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +3 Young couples without children, One Tree Hill - Rural East: +4
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 households without children in One Tree Hill - Rural East in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a smaller proportion of young couples without children, a larger proportion of middle-aged couples without children, and a larger proportion of older couples without children.

In addition, there were a smaller proportion of young lone person households, a smaller proportion of middle-aged lone person households, and a smaller proportion of older lone person households.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of households without children increased by 74.

There were no major differences in One Tree Hill - Rural East between 2006 and 2011.