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Elizabeth Vale

Household type

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In Elizabeth Vale, 18% of households were made up of couples with children in 2016, compared with 27% in the City of Playford.

Elizabeth Vale'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, Elizabeth Vale'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
Elizabeth Vale - Total households (Enumerated)20162011Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children26117.927.423916.428.2+22
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children21614.820.529920.522.6-83
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families26017.817.128419.517.4-25
Other families
231.61.2261.81.2-2
map this data in atlas.idGroup household523.63.4292.03.0+22
map this data in atlas.idLone person52536.024.552636.124.2-1
Other not classifiable household
1077.35.2463.23.0+60
Visitor only households
141.00.770.50.4+7

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 Playford: 24.5% Group household, City of Playford: 3.4% Other families, City of Playford: 1.2% One parent families, City of Playford: 17.1% Couples without children, City of Playford: 20.5% Couples with children, City of Playford: 27.4% Lone person, Elizabeth Vale: 36.0% Group household, Elizabeth Vale: 3.6% Other families, Elizabeth Vale: 1.6% One parent families, Elizabeth Vale: 17.8% Couples without children, Elizabeth Vale: 14.8% Couples with children, Elizabeth Vale: 17.9%
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, Elizabeth Vale: -1 Group household, Elizabeth Vale: +22 Other families, Elizabeth Vale: -2 One parent families, Elizabeth Vale: -25 Couples without children, Elizabeth Vale: -83 Couples with children, Elizabeth Vale: +22
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 Elizabeth Vale in 2016 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a lower proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a higher proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 17.9% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 17.8% were one-parent families, compared with 27.4% and 17.1% respectively for the City of Playford.

There were a higher proportion of lone person households and a lower proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 36.0% compared to 24.5% in the City of Playford while the proportion of couples without children was 14.8% compared to 20.5% in the City of Playford.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Elizabeth Vale increased by 1 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in family/household types in Elizabeth Vale between 2011 and 2016 was:

  • Couples without children (-83 households)

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