Marion (C)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Local Government Areas
Area code LGA44060
People 88,618
Male 48.1%
Female 51.9%
Median age 39
Families 23,720
Average children per family
for families with children 1.7
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 39,764
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,263
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,625
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

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People

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Demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 42,609 48.1 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 46,003 51.9 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 1,025 1.2 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 88,618 people in Marion (C). Of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

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Age Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 39 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 5,239 5.9 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 4,809 5.4 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 4,329 4.9 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 5,029 5.7 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 6,372 7.2 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 6,464 7.3 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 6,617 7.5 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 6,063 6.8 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 5,716 6.5 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 5,557 6.3 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 5,663 6.4 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 5,853 6.6 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 5,472 6.2 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 4,640 5.2 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 3,313 3.7 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 2,595 2.9 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 2,124 2.4 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 2,760 3.1 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Marion (C) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.4% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Married 34,376 46.3 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 2,128 2.9 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 7,138 9.6 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 4,447 6.0 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 26,140 35.2 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Marion (C) aged 15 years and over, 46.3% were married and 12.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 31,001 45.8 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 6,664 9.9 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 29,956 44.3 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Marion (C), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 1,050 4.2 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 4,581 18.4 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 1,395 5.6 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 859 3.4 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 2,704 10.9 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 1,059 4.3 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 821 3.3 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 1,744 7.0 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 5,801 23.3 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 641 2.6 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 4,247 17.1 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Marion (C) 28.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.5% were in primary school, 18.4% in secondary school and 30.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 16,409 22.1 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 7,095 9.6 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 2,490 3.4 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 9,732 13.1 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 12,656 17.0 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 6,046 8.1 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 6,293 8.5 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 41 0.1 1,077 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 3 0.0 174 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 5,275 7.1 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 443 0.6 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 5,714 7.7 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Marion (C), 17.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 16.5% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.6% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
English 34,292 28.8 639,350 28.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 28,025 23.5 560,374 25.0 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 8,270 6.9 134,437 6.0 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 7,891 6.6 140,424 6.3 2,023,470 6.4
German 6,015 5.0 129,923 5.8 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Marion (C) were English 28.8%, Australian 23.5%, Irish 6.9%, Scottish 6.6% and German 5.0%.

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Marion (C) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 60,239 68.0 1,192,546 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 5,846 6.6 97,392 5.8 907,570 3.9
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2,198 2.5 24,610 1.5 509,555 2.2
India 1,878 2.1 27,594 1.6 455,389 1.9
Philippines 880 1.0 12,465 0.7 232,386 1.0
Scotland 871 1.0 11,991 0.7 119,417 0.5

In Marion (C), 68.0% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 6.6%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.5%, India 2.1%, Philippines 1.0% and Scotland 1.0%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 30,592 34.5 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 5,931 6.7 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 4,253 4.8 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 43,417 49.0 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Marion (C), 49.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 47,867 54.0 954,233 56.9 12,231,150 52.3
England 8,091 9.1 144,172 8.6 1,403,096 6.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2,800 3.2 31,646 1.9 704,658 3.0
India 2,487 2.8 35,854 2.1 616,939 2.6
Scotland 1,570 1.8 25,390 1.5 276,038 1.2

In Marion (C), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 54.0%, England 9.1%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 3.2%, India 2.8% and Scotland 1.8%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 49,674 56.1 985,020 58.7 12,643,365 54.0
England 7,815 8.8 140,701 8.4 1,302,147 5.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2,802 3.2 31,453 1.9 699,074 3.0
India 2,459 2.8 35,249 2.1 605,777 2.6
Scotland 1,458 1.6 23,476 1.4 245,915 1.1

In Marion (C), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 56.1%, England 8.8%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 3.2%, India 2.8% and Scotland 1.6%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 32,899 37.1 594,313 35.4 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 16,144 18.2 301,034 18.0 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 8,837 10.0 167,658 10.0 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 7,119 8.0 150,215 9.0 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 5,509 6.2 118,229 7.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Marion (C) were No Religion, so described 37.1%, Catholic 18.2%, Anglican 10.0%, Not stated 8.0% and Uniting Church 6.2%. In Marion (C), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (51.2%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Mandarin 2,522 2.8 28,780 1.7 596,711 2.5
Arabic 1,276 1.4 9,292 0.6 321,728 1.4
Greek 1,112 1.3 22,993 1.4 237,588 1.0
Cantonese 818 0.9 9,666 0.6 280,943 1.2
Italian 694 0.8 29,106 1.7 271,597 1.2
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English only spoken at home 68,154 77.0 1,311,533 78.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 7,122 19.4 117,512 17.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Marion (C) 77.0% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 2.8%, Arabic 1.4%, Greek 1.3%, Cantonese 0.9% and Italian 0.8%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 24,137 53.6 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 15,498 34.4 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 2,228 4.9 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 3,164 7.0 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 45,027 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Marion (C). Of these 53.6% were employed full time, 34.4% were employed part-time and 7.0% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 5,384 12.9 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 4,454 10.6 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 5,651 13.5 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 9,378 22.4 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 14,763 35.3 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Marion (C), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 9,467 22.6 151,091 20.3 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 6,283 15.0 99,540 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 5,787 13.8 100,142 13.4 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 5,729 13.7 89,625 12.0 1,157,003 10.8
Managers 4,319 10.3 94,075 12.6 1,390,047 13.0
Sales Workers 4,230 10.1 71,761 9.6 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 3,687 8.8 82,850 11.1 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 1,784 4.3 45,515 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Marion (C) included Professionals 22.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 15.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 13.7%, Managers 10.3%, Sales Workers 10.1%, Labourers 8.8% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 4.3%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 2,321 5.6 30,463 4.1 411,808 3.9
Aged Care Residential Services 1,566 3.7 22,642 3.0 211,621 2.0
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 1,164 2.8 21,632 2.9 254,275 2.4
Cafes and Restaurants 1,005 2.4 15,530 2.1 253,385 2.4
State Government Administration 1,003 2.4 15,118 2.0 158,980 1.5

Of the employed people in Marion (C), the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 5.6%, Aged Care Residential Services 3.7%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.8%, Cafes and Restaurants 2.4% and State Government Administration 2.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 628 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,625 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,263 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Marion (C) was $628.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 27,100 64.8 492,357 66.0 6,574,571 61.5
Train 1,737 4.2 9,046 1.2 488,012 4.6
Car, as passenger 1,734 4.1 34,003 4.6 489,922 4.6
Bus 1,362 3.3 29,592 4.0 323,201 3.0
Worked at home 1,204 2.9 32,679 4.4 503,582 4.7
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People who travelled to work by public transport 4,756 11.4 53,457 7.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 29,851 71.3 539,409 72.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Marion (C), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 64.8%, Train 4.2%, Car, as passenger 4.1%, Bus 3.3% and Worked at home 2.9%. On the day, 11.4% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 71.3% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 53,996 72.7 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 20,222 27.2 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 9,014 12.1 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 14,377 19.4 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Marion (C), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.2% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 17,586 23.7 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 21,463 28.9 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 8,952 12.1 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 5,998 8.1 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Marion (C), 28.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 9,230 38.9 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 10,068 42.4 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 3,903 16.5 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 520 2.2 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Marion (C), 42.4% were couple families with children, 38.9% were couple families without children and 16.5% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 18.5 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 81.5 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Marion (C), 18.5% of single parents were male and 81.5% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 3,758 19.5 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 910 4.7 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 4,635 24.0 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 2,453 12.7 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 1,218 6.3 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 4,173 21.6 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 1,068 5.5 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 1,072 5.6 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Marion (C), of couple families with children, 19.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 24.0% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Dwellings

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 35,273 91.8 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 3,131 8.2 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Marion (C), 91.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.2% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 24,419 69.2 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8,312 23.6 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 2,414 6.8 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 17 0.0 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Marion (C), 69.2% were separate houses, 23.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.8% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 34 0.1 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 1,076 3.1 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 7,052 20.0 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 19,333 54.8 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 7,073 20.1 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 703 2.0 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Marion (C), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 20.0% had 2 bedrooms and 54.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 10,540 29.9 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 12,754 36.2 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 10,740 30.4 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 413 1.2 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 833 2.4 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Marion (C), 29.9% were owned outright, 36.2% were owned with a mortgage and 30.4% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 23,363 66.2 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 10,259 29.1 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 1,655 4.7 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Marion (C), of all households, 66.2% were family households, 29.1% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

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Household income Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 23.4 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.0 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Marion (C), 23.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 10.0% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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Mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 300 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.9 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 11.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.7 -- 6.6 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None 3,100 8.8 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 13,351 37.9 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 12,653 35.9 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 5,175 14.7 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 993 2.8 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Marion (C), 37.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 5,604 15.9 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 28,883 81.9 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 785 2.2 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Marion (C), 81.9% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 506 49.4 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 518 50.6 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 23 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Marion (C), 49.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.6% were female. The median age was 23 years.

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Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,141 -- 1,014 -- 1,203 --

In Marion (C), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,141.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Marion (C) % Marion (C) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 270 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,760 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Marion (C), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $270 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,760.

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Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.