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In Andrews Farm, 37% of households were made up of couples with children in 2011, compared with 28% in the City of Playford.

Andrews Farm'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, Andrews Farm'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
Andrews Farm20112006Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children76936.628.246642.528.9+303
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children46922.322.624422.222.7+225
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families40919.517.418516.916.6+224
Other families
261.21.2131.21.0+13
map this data in atlas.idGroup household612.93.0171.52.2+44
map this data in atlas.idLone person29213.924.213812.624.5+154
Other not classifiable household
683.23.0343.13.7+34
Visitor only households
90.40.400.00.5+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 Playford: 24.2% Group household, City of Playford: 3.0% Other families, City of Playford: 1.2% One parent families, City of Playford: 17.4% Couples without children, City of Playford: 22.6% Couples with children, City of Playford: 28.2% Lone person, Andrews Farm: 13.9% Group household, Andrews Farm: 2.9% Other families, Andrews Farm: 1.2% One parent families, Andrews Farm: 19.5% Couples without children, Andrews Farm: 22.3% Couples with children, Andrews Farm: 36.6%
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, Andrews Farm: +154 Group household, Andrews Farm: +44 Other families, Andrews Farm: +13 One parent families, Andrews Farm: +224 Couples without children, Andrews Farm: +225 Couples with children, Andrews Farm: +303
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 Andrews Farm in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a higher proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a higher proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 36.6% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 19.5% were one-parent families, compared with 28.2% and 17.4% respectively for the City of Playford.

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 13.9% compared to 24.2% in the City of Playford while the proportion of couples without children was 22.3% compared to 22.6% in the City of Playford.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Andrews Farm increased by 1,007 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in family/household types in Andrews Farm between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Couples with children (+303 households)
  • Couples without children (+225 households)
  • One parent families (+224 households)
  • Lone person (+154 households)