Blair Athol (SA)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC40118
People 4,630
Male 53%
Female 47%
Median age 34
Families 1,041
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.8
All private dwellings 1,845
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,001
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $275
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6

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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
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 2,451 53.0 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,177 47.0 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 109 2.4 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 4,630 people in Blair Athol (SA). Of these 53.0% were male and 47.0% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.4% of the population.

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Age Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 34 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 295 6.4 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 290 6.3 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 264 5.7 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 265 5.7 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 402 8.7 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 399 8.6 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 433 9.3 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 340 7.3 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 332 7.2 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 298 6.4 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 303 6.5 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 270 5.8 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 195 4.2 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 159 3.4 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 105 2.3 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 92 2.0 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 75 1.6 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 116 2.5 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Blair Athol (SA) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Married 1,727 45.7 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 130 3.4 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 305 8.1 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 208 5.5 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,410 37.3 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Blair Athol (SA) aged 15 years and over, 45.7% were married and 11.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,275 37.2 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 237 6.9 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,917 55.9 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Blair Athol (SA), of people aged 15 years and over, 37.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 50 3.2 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 262 16.5 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 111 7.0 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 52 3.3 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 132 8.3 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 77 4.9 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 34 2.1 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 141 8.9 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 311 19.6 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 71 4.5 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 345 21.8 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Blair Athol (SA) 34.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.6% were in primary school, 15.2% in secondary school and 28.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 694 18.4 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 250 6.6 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 91 2.4 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 383 10.2 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 667 17.7 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 247 6.5 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 270 7.2 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 6 0.2 1,077 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 4 0.1 174 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 456 12.1 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 255 6.8 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 365 9.7 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Blair Athol (SA), 17.7% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 12.6% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.6% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australian 928 16.2 560,374 25.0 7,298,243 23.3
English 908 15.8 639,350 28.5 7,852,224 25.0
Afghan 442 7.7 6,291 0.3 53,082 0.2
Vietnamese 294 5.1 20,291 0.9 294,798 0.9
Indian 265 4.6 33,069 1.5 619,164 2.0

The most common ancestries in Blair Athol (SA) were Australian 16.2%, English 15.8%, Afghan 7.7%, Vietnamese 5.1% and Indian 4.6%.

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 Blair Athol (SA) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 2,228 48.1 1,192,546 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
Afghanistan 505 10.9 6,313 0.4 46,799 0.2
India 281 6.1 27,594 1.6 455,389 1.9
Vietnam 207 4.5 14,337 0.9 219,355 0.9
Pakistan 91 2.0 3,445 0.2 61,913 0.3
Philippines 87 1.9 12,465 0.7 232,386 1.0

In Blair Athol (SA), 48.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were Afghanistan 10.9%, India 6.1%, Vietnam 4.5%, Pakistan 2.0% and Philippines 1.9%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 2,656 57.3 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 212 4.6 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 119 2.6 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,343 29.0 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Blair Athol (SA), 29.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 57.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,471 31.8 954,233 56.9 12,231,150 52.3
Afghanistan 659 14.2 8,986 0.5 69,920 0.3
India 324 7.0 35,854 2.1 616,939 2.6
Vietnam 301 6.5 21,273 1.3 320,208 1.4
England 138 3.0 144,172 8.6 1,403,096 6.0

In Blair Athol (SA), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 31.8%, Afghanistan 14.2%, India 7.0%, Vietnam 6.5% and England 3.0%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,568 33.8 985,020 58.7 12,643,365 54.0
Afghanistan 648 14.0 8,756 0.5 68,276 0.3
India 320 6.9 35,249 2.1 605,777 2.6
Vietnam 317 6.8 21,897 1.3 335,060 1.4
England 125 2.7 140,701 8.4 1,302,147 5.6

In Blair Athol (SA), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 33.8%, Afghanistan 14.0%, India 6.9%, Vietnam 6.8% and England 2.7%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,037 22.4 594,313 35.4 6,933,708 29.6
Islam 893 19.3 28,547 1.7 604,240 2.6
Catholic 793 17.1 301,034 18.0 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 429 9.3 150,215 9.0 2,238,735 9.6
Hinduism 201 4.3 22,922 1.4 440,300 1.9

The most common responses for religion in Blair Athol (SA) were No Religion, so described 22.4%, Islam 19.3%, Catholic 17.1%, Not stated 9.3% and Hinduism 4.3%. In Blair Athol (SA), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (42.3%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Hazaraghi 325 7.0 3,922 0.2 22,272 0.1
Vietnamese 277 6.0 19,017 1.1 277,400 1.2
Dari 243 5.3 3,408 0.2 30,437 0.1
Arabic 104 2.2 9,292 0.6 321,728 1.4
Mandarin 104 2.2 28,780 1.7 596,711 2.5
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English only spoken at home 2,071 44.8 1,311,533 78.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 746 44.2 117,512 17.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Blair Athol (SA) 44.8% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Hazaraghi 7.0%, Vietnamese 6.0%, Dari 5.3%, Arabic 2.2% and Mandarin 2.2%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 977 48.4 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 635 31.4 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 103 5.1 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 305 15.1 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 2,020 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Blair Athol (SA). Of these 48.4% were employed full time, 31.4% were employed part-time and 15.1% 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
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 237 13.8 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 167 9.7 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 230 13.4 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 423 24.7 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 553 32.3 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Blair Athol (SA), 13.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 32.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 317 18.5 151,091 20.3 2,370,966 22.2
Labourers 305 17.8 82,850 11.1 1,011,520 9.5
Technicians and Trades Workers 272 15.9 100,142 13.4 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 189 11.1 89,625 12.0 1,157,003 10.8
Clerical and Administrative Workers 168 9.8 99,540 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 162 9.5 71,761 9.6 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 130 7.6 45,515 6.1 670,106 6.3
Managers 129 7.5 94,075 12.6 1,390,047 13.0

The most common occupations in Blair Athol (SA) included Professionals 18.5%, Labourers 17.8%, Technicians and Trades Workers 15.9%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.1%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 9.8%, Sales Workers 9.5%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 7.6% and Managers 7.5%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Cafes and Restaurants 60 3.7 15,530 2.1 253,385 2.4
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 59 3.7 30,463 4.1 411,808 3.9
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 56 3.5 21,632 2.9 254,275 2.4
Aged Care Residential Services 55 3.4 22,642 3.0 211,621 2.0
Other Social Assistance Services 47 2.9 13,552 1.8 158,230 1.5

Of the employed people in Blair Athol (SA), the most common responses for industry of employment included Cafes and Restaurants 3.7%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.7%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 3.5%, Aged Care Residential Services 3.4% and Other Social Assistance Services 2.9%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 454 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,175 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,001 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Blair Athol (SA) was $454.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,120 65.5 492,357 66.0 6,574,571 61.5
Bus 159 9.3 29,592 4.0 323,201 3.0
Car, as passenger 93 5.4 34,003 4.6 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 42 2.5 32,679 4.4 503,582 4.7
Walked only 30 1.8 20,697 2.8 370,427 3.5
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People who travelled to work by public transport 187 10.9 53,457 7.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,241 72.2 539,409 72.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Blair Athol (SA), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 65.5%, Bus 9.3%, Car, as passenger 5.4%, Worked at home 2.5% and Walked only 1.8%. On the day, 10.9% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 72.2% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,372 62.8 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 901 23.9 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 488 12.9 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 576 15.3 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Blair Athol (SA), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.9% provided care for children and 12.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.3% 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
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 843 22.3 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 844 22.3 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 355 9.4 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 332 8.8 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Blair Athol (SA), 22.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 306 29.5 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 477 46.0 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 231 22.3 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 23 2.2 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Blair Athol (SA), 46.0% were couple families with children, 29.5% were couple families without children and 22.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 17.9 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.1 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Blair Athol (SA), 17.9% of single parents were male and 82.1% 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
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 122 15.8 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 45 5.8 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 130 16.8 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 135 17.5 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 68 8.8 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 186 24.1 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 42 5.4 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 45 5.8 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Blair Athol (SA), of couple families with children, 15.8% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 16.8% 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 Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,595 90.7 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 164 9.3 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Blair Athol (SA), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,262 79.1 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 229 14.4 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 83 5.2 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 12 0.8 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Blair Athol (SA), 79.1% were separate houses, 14.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.2% were flats or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.3 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 58 3.7 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 329 20.8 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 927 58.6 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 229 14.5 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 34 2.2 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Blair Athol (SA), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 20.8% had 2 bedrooms and 58.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.7 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 409 25.6 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 414 26.0 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 711 44.6 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 22 1.4 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 39 2.4 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Blair Athol (SA), 25.6% were owned outright, 26.0% were owned with a mortgage and 44.6% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 1,003 63.0 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 441 27.7 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 147 9.2 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Blair Athol (SA), of all households, 63.0% were family households, 27.7% were single person households and 9.2% were group households.

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Household income Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 30.4 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.2 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Blair Athol (SA), 30.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 6.2% 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 Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 275 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.9 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 17.1 -- 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 Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None 185 11.5 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 618 38.5 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 488 30.4 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 244 15.2 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 69 4.3 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Blair Athol (SA), 38.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 337 21.2 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,204 75.9 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 45 2.8 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Blair Athol (SA), 75.9% 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.
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 47 42.7 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 63 57.3 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 23 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Blair Athol (SA), 42.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 57.3% 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
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 939 -- 1,014 -- 1,203 --

In Blair Athol (SA), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $939.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Blair Athol (SA) % Blair Athol (SA) South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 210 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Blair Athol (SA), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $210 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,625.

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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.