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Para Hills - Gulf View Heights

Number of cars per household

Analysis of car ownership in 2011, indicates 63% of households in Para Hills - Gulf View Heights 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 Para Hills - Gulf View Heights 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
Para Hills - Gulf View Heights20112006Change
Number of carsNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idNo motor vehicles153.25.292.05.6+6
1 motor vehicle
13930.133.615734.233.6-18
map this data in atlas.id2 motor vehicles20343.939.720344.239.9+1
3 or more motor vehicles
8819.118.16915.117.0+19
Not stated
173.83.4214.63.9-4

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, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 3.8% 3 or more motor vehicles, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 19.1% 2 motor vehicles, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 43.9% 1 motor vehicle, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 30.1% No motor vehicles, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 3.2%
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, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: -4 3 or more motor vehicles, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +19 2 motor vehicles, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +1 1 motor vehicle, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: -18 No motor vehicles, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +6
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 Para Hills - Gulf View Heights in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that 93.0% of the households owned at least one car, while 3.2% 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 smaller proportion who owned just one car; a larger proportion who owned two cars; and a larger proportion who owned three cars or more.

Overall, 30.1% of the households owned one car; 43.9% owned two cars; and 19.1% 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 Para Hills - Gulf View Heights between 2006 and 2011.

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