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In Kings Park, 23% of households were made up of couples with children in 2016, compared with 28% in City of Unley.

Kings Park'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, Kings Park'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
Kings Park - Total households (Enumerated)20162011Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children5623.127.85623.727.10
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children6426.424.46226.324.0+2
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families156.27.8145.97.5+1
Other families
00.01.362.51.3-6
map this data in atlas.idGroup household00.05.383.45.9-8
map this data in atlas.idLone person10141.729.08033.930.4+21
Other not classifiable household
62.53.273.02.7-1
Visitor only households
00.01.131.31.1-3

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 Unley: 29.0% Group household, City of Unley: 5.3% Other families, City of Unley: 1.3% One parent families, City of Unley: 7.8% Couples without children, City of Unley: 24.4% Couples with children, City of Unley: 27.8% Lone person, Kings Park: 41.7% Group household, Kings Park: 0.0% Other families, Kings Park: 0.0% One parent families, Kings Park: 6.2% Couples without children, Kings Park: 26.4% Couples with children, Kings Park: 23.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in household type, 2011 to 2016
Change in household type, 2011 to 2016 Lone person, Kings Park: +21 Group household, Kings Park: -8 Other families, Kings Park: -6 One parent families, Kings Park: +1 Couples without children, Kings Park: +2 Couples with children, Kings Park: 0
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 Kings Park in 2016 compared to City of Unley shows that there was a lower proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a lower proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 23.1% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 6.2% were one-parent families, compared with 27.8% and 7.8% respectively for City of Unley.

There were a higher proportion of lone person households and a higher proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 41.7% compared to 29.0% in City of Unley while the proportion of couples without children was 26.4% compared to 24.4% in City of Unley.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Kings Park increased by 6 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major differences in Kings Park between 2011 and 2016.

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