National Regional Profile: Alice Springs (T) (Local Government Area)  
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Population POPULATION/PEOPLE


2007
2008
2009
2010
2011


ESTIMATED RESIDENT POPULATION - at 30 June

Population by Sex

Males no.
13 449
14 075
14 682
14 877
14 746
Females no.
13 695
13 731
13 788
13 777
13 703
Persons no.
27 144
27 806
28 470
28 654
28 449

Population by Age group

Persons - 0 to 14 years %
22.0
21.8
21.5
21.4
21.3
Persons - 15 years to 24 years %
14.6
14.5
14.5
14.2
13.8
Persons - 25 years to 34 years %
15.9
16.4
16.8
16.9
17.1
Persons - 35 years to 44 years %
17.0
16.5
16.3
16.0
15.5
Persons - 45 years to 54 years %
15.8
15.8
15.7
15.5
15.5
Persons - 55 years to 64 years %
9.4
9.6
9.8
10.3
10.8
Persons - 65 years to 74 years %
3.4
3.6
3.7
3.9
4.1
Persons - 75 years to 84 years %
1.5
1.5
1.4
1.4
1.5
Persons - 85 years and over %
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4

ESTIMATED RESIDENT POPULATION BY AGE AND SEX - at 30 June

Working Age Population (15-64 years) %
72.7
72.8
73.0
72.9
72.7

Median Age - Usual Residents, ERP at June 30 years
33.4
33.3
33.2
33.4
33.6

BIRTHS AND DEATHS - year ended 31 December

Births no.
425
493
498
495
464
Total fertility rate rate
2.0
2.0
2.1
2.2
2.2
Deaths no.
118
106
120
115
137
Standardised death rate rate
9.7
8.3
8.2
7.9
8.5

POPULATION DENSITY (ESTIMATED RESIDENT POPULATION) - at 30 June

Population density persons/km2
-
-
-
-
86.9

ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER PEOPLES - Census 2011

Proportion of total population %
-
-
-
-
18.6

OVERSEAS BORN POPULATION: PERCENTAGE OF TOTAL POPULATION - Census 2011

Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) %
-
-
-
-
3.3
Born in North-West Europe %
-
-
-
-
5.2
Born in Southern and Eastern Europe %
-
-
-
-
0.7
Born in North Africa and the Middle East %
-
-
-
-
0.5
Born in South-East Asia %
-
-
-
-
2.3
Born in North-East Asia %
-
-
-
-
1.0
Born in Southern and Central Asia %
-
-
-
-
2.2
Born in Americas %
-
-
-
-
2.9
Born in Sub-Saharan Africa %
-
-
-
-
1.8
Total born overseas %
-
-
-
-
29.0

SPEAKS A LANGUAGE OTHER THAN ENGLISH AT HOME - Census 2011

Percentage of total population %
-
-
-
-
16.1

PERSONS WITH POST SCHOOL QUALIFICATIONS - Census 2011

Percentage of total population aged 15 years and over %
-
-
-
-
61.4

OCCUPATION OF EMPLOYED PERSONS: PERCENTAGE OF TOTAL EMPLOYED PERSONS - Census 2011

Managers %
-
-
-
-
11.8
Professionals %
-
-
-
-
23.5
Technicians and Trades Workers %
-
-
-
-
14.1
Community and Personal Service Workers %
-
-
-
-
14.3
Clerical and Administrative Workers %
-
-
-
-
15.5
Sales Workers %
-
-
-
-
7.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers %
-
-
-
-
4.4
Labourers %
-
-
-
-
7.2
Inadequately Described/Not Stated %
-
-
-
-
2.0

METHOD OF TRAVEL TO WORK - Census 2011

Used one method

Train of tram no.
-
-
-
-
5
Bus no.
-
-
-
-
374
Car (as driver or passenger) no.
-
-
-
-
9 049
Motor bike/scooter no.
-
-
-
-
206
Bicycle no.
-
-
-
-
597
Other (inc. taxis) no.
-
-
-
-
275
Walked only no.
-
-
-
-
832
Total used one method no.
-
-
-
-
11 338

Used more than one method

Total - used more than one method no.
-
-
-
-
185

Other

Worked from home no.
-
-
-
-
327
Employed but did not go to work no.
-
-
-
-
1 148
Method of travel not stated no.
-
-
-
-
197

Total Employed no.
-
-
-
-
13 195

HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE - Census 2011

Total households no.
-
-
-
-
8 401

Average Household Size no.
-
-
-
-
2.6

FAMILIES BY TYPE - Census 2011

Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students no.
-
-
-
-
2 305
One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students no.
-
-
-
-
766
Total families no.
-
-
-
-
5 917

Average Family Size no.
-
-
-
-
3.1

INTERNAL MIGRATION - Census 2011

Persons who lived at different address 1 year ago %
-
-
-
-
19.4
Persons who lived at different address 5 years ago %
-
-
-
-
36.7

UNPAID WORK: PERCENTAGE OF TOTAL POPULATION AGED 15 YEARS AND OVER - Census 2011

Persons undertaking voluntary work for an organisation or group %
-
-
-
-
21.9
Persons caring for own children without pay %
-
-
-
-
19.3
Persons caring for other children without pay %
-
-
-
-
6.9
Persons caring for own children and other children without pay %
-
-
-
-
1.4
Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family members or others %
-
-
-
-
7.8

ACCESS TO INTERNET AT HOME: PROPORTION OF OCCUPIED PRIVATE DWELLINGS - Census 2011

Proportion of all occupied private dwellings %
-
-
-
-
70.5