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Modbury North

Number of cars per household

Analysis of car ownership in 2011, indicates 58% of households in Modbury North had access to two or more motor vehicles, compared to 58% in the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The ability of the population to access services and employment is strongly influenced by access to transport. The number of motor vehicles per household in Modbury North quantifies access to private transport and will be influenced by Age Structure and Household Type, which determine the number of adults present; access to Public Transport; distance to shops, services, employment and education; and Household Income. Depending on these factors, car ownership can be seen as a measure of advantage or disadvantage, or a neutral socio-economic measure, which impacts on the environment and quality of life.

Derived from the Census question:

'How many registered motor vehicles owned or used by residents of this dwelling were garaged or parked at or near this dwelling on the night of Tuesday, 9 August 2011?'

Households

Car ownership
Modbury North20112006Change
Number of carsNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idNo motor vehicles763.65.2783.75.6-2
1 motor vehicle
73535.133.671333.933.6+22
map this data in atlas.id2 motor vehicles85040.639.786140.939.9-11
3 or more motor vehicles
36117.218.136317.217.0-2
Not stated
733.53.4914.33.9-18

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

Car ownership, 2011
Car ownership, 2011 Not stated, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.4% 3 or more motor vehicles, City of Tea Tree Gully: 18.1% 2 motor vehicles, City of Tea Tree Gully: 39.7% 1 motor vehicle, City of Tea Tree Gully: 33.6% No motor vehicles, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.2% Not stated, Modbury North: 3.5% 3 or more motor vehicles, Modbury North: 17.2% 2 motor vehicles, Modbury North: 40.6% 1 motor vehicle, Modbury North: 35.1% No motor vehicles, Modbury North: 3.6%
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 car ownership, 2006 to 2011
Change in car ownership, 2006 to 2011 Not stated, Modbury North: -18 3 or more motor vehicles, Modbury North: -2 2 motor vehicles, Modbury North: -11 1 motor vehicle, Modbury North: +22 No motor vehicles, Modbury North: -2
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 car ownership of the households in Modbury North in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that 92.9% of the households owned at least one car, while 3.6% did not, compared with 91.4% and 5.2% respectively in the City of Tea Tree Gully.

Of those that owned at least one vehicle, there was a larger proportion who owned just one car; a larger proportion who owned two cars; and a smaller proportion who owned three cars or more.

Overall, 35.1% of the households owned one car; 40.6% owned two cars; and 17.2% owned three cars or more, compared with 33.6%; 39.7% and 18.1% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

Emerging groups

There were no major differences in Modbury North between 2006 and 2011.

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