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Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East

Households without children

In Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East, older couples without children account for 7% 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 Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury 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, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury 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
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Households without childrenNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children88725.129.386324.728.4+24
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children2477.06.53018.66.8-54
Middle-aged couples without children
39511.211.537510.712.3+20
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children2456.911.41875.39.3+58
Lone person households
57116.121.157216.319.9-1
Young lone persons
1855.25.72467.06.5-61
Middle-aged lone persons
2356.67.11945.56.2+41
Older lone persons
1514.38.31323.87.2+19
Group households
651.82.1451.31.9+20
Total households without children
1,52343.152.61,48042.350.2+43

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 Tea Tree Gully: 2.1% Older lone persons, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.3% Middle-aged lone persons, City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.1% Young lone persons, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.7% Older couples without children, City of Tea Tree Gully: 11.4% Middle-aged couples without children, City of Tea Tree Gully: 11.5% Young couples without children, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.5% Group households, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 1.8% Older lone persons, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 4.3% Middle-aged lone persons, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 6.6% Young lone persons, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 5.2% Older couples without children, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 6.9% Middle-aged couples without children, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 11.2% Young couples without children, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 7.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
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Change in households without children, 2006 to 2011
Change in households without children, 2006 to 2011 Group households, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +20 Older lone persons, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +19 Middle-aged lone persons, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +41 Young lone persons, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -61 Older couples without children, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +58 Middle-aged couples without children, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +20 Young couples without children, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -54
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the households without children in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a similar proportion of young couples without children, a similar proportion of middle-aged couples without children, and a smaller proportion of older couples without children.

In addition, there were a similar proportion of young lone person households, a similar 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 43.

The largest changes in households without children in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Young lone persons (-61 persons)
  • Older couples without children (+58 persons)
  • Young couples without children (-54 persons)