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Para Hills - Gulf View Heights

Households without children

In Para Hills - Gulf View Heights, older couples without children account for 12% 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 Para Hills - Gulf View Heights, 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, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights'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
Para Hills - Gulf View Heights20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children14932.029.313930.228.4+10
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children347.36.5265.66.8+8
Middle-aged couples without children
6113.111.57817.012.3-17
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children5411.611.4357.69.3+19
Lone person households
9219.821.17917.219.9+13
Young lone persons
316.75.7286.16.5+3
Middle-aged lone persons
337.17.1265.76.2+7
Older lone persons
286.08.3255.47.2+3
Group households
61.32.191.91.9-3
Total households without children
24753.152.622749.350.2+21

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, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 1.3% Older lone persons, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 6.0% Middle-aged lone persons, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 7.1% Young lone persons, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 6.7% Older couples without children, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 11.6% Middle-aged couples without children, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 13.1% Young couples without children, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 7.3%
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 households without children, 2006 to 2011
Change in households without children, 2006 to 2011 Group households, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: -3 Older lone persons, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +3 Middle-aged lone persons, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +7 Young lone persons, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +3 Older couples without children, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +19 Middle-aged couples without children, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: -17 Young couples without children, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +8
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 households without children in Para Hills - Gulf View Heights in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a larger proportion of young couples without children, a larger proportion of middle-aged couples without children, and a similar proportion of older couples without children.

In addition, there were a larger 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 20.

There were no major differences in Para Hills - Gulf View Heights between 2006 and 2011.