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Eastern Region Alliance area

Household type

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In Eastern Region Alliance area, 30% of households were made up of couples with children in 2016, compared with 33% in the City of Tea Tree Gully.

Eastern Region Alliance area'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, Eastern Region Alliance area'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
Eastern Region Alliance area - Total households (Enumerated)20162011Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children35,49330.332.634,09729.733.7+1,396
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children30,29025.928.930,20626.329.3+84
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families10,8909.311.110,6269.311.0+264
Other families
1,2851.10.81,4011.20.8-116
map this data in atlas.idGroup household4,1923.62.04,3733.82.1-181
map this data in atlas.idLone person30,74826.322.030,75526.821.1-7
Other not classifiable household
3,0952.62.22,5182.21.6+577
Visitor only households
1,0160.90.58790.80.4+137

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 Tea Tree Gully: 22.0% Group household, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.0% Other families, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.8% One parent families, City of Tea Tree Gully: 11.1% Couples without children, City of Tea Tree Gully: 28.9% Couples with children, City of Tea Tree Gully: 32.6% Lone person, Eastern Region Alliance area: 26.3% Group household, Eastern Region Alliance area: 3.6% Other families, Eastern Region Alliance area: 1.1% One parent families, Eastern Region Alliance area: 9.3% Couples without children, Eastern Region Alliance area: 25.9% Couples with children, Eastern Region Alliance area: 30.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Enumerated data)
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Change in household type, 2011 to 2016
Change in household type, 2011 to 2016 Lone person, Eastern Region Alliance area: -7 Group household, Eastern Region Alliance area: -181 Other families, Eastern Region Alliance area: -116 One parent families, Eastern Region Alliance area: +264 Couples without children, Eastern Region Alliance area: +84 Couples with children, Eastern Region Alliance area: +1,396
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 Eastern Region Alliance area in 2016 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a lower proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a lower proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 30.3% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 9.3% were one-parent families, compared with 32.6% and 11.1% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

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 26.3% compared to 22.0% in the City of Tea Tree Gully while the proportion of couples without children was 25.9% compared to 28.9% in the City of Tea Tree Gully.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Eastern Region Alliance area increased by 2,154 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in family/household types in Eastern Region Alliance area between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Couples with children (+1,396 households)
  • One parent families (+264 households)
  • Group household (-181 households)
  • Other families (-116 households)

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