Kensington Gardens

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC40672
People 2,456
Male 45.8%
Female 54.2%
Median age 43
Families 639
Average children per family
for families with children 1.7
for all households (a) 0.5
All private dwellings 1,197
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,333
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,864
Median weekly rent $310
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.

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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
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 1,126 45.8 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,332 54.2 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.1 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,456 people in Kensington Gardens. Of these 45.8% were male and 54.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

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Age Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 43 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 120 4.9 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 120 4.9 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 117 4.8 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 126 5.1 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 189 7.7 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 169 6.9 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 142 5.8 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 160 6.5 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 145 5.9 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 131 5.3 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 152 6.2 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 151 6.1 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 145 5.9 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 158 6.4 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 105 4.3 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 107 4.4 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 74 3.0 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 148 6.0 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Kensington Gardens was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.1% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Married 1,018 48.6 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 45 2.1 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 198 9.5 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 181 8.6 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 653 31.2 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Kensington Gardens aged 15 years and over, 48.6% were married and 11.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 901 48.1 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 148 7.9 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 826 44.1 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Kensington Gardens, of people aged 15 years and over, 48.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 28 3.9 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 83 11.5 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 38 5.3 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 59 8.2 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 37 5.1 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 25 3.5 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 58 8.1 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 39 5.4 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 229 31.8 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 12 1.7 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 111 15.4 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Kensington Gardens 29.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.2% were in primary school, 16.9% in secondary school and 37.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 873 41.7 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 180 8.6 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 31 1.5 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 121 5.8 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 363 17.3 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 111 5.3 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 130 6.2 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 1,077 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 174 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 102 4.9 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 4 0.2 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 121 5.8 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Kensington Gardens, 17.3% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 7.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.6% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
English 788 24.3 639,350 28.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 712 21.9 560,374 25.0 7,298,243 23.3
Italian 255 7.8 96,010 4.3 1,000,006 3.2
Chinese 231 7.1 52,268 2.3 1,213,903 3.9
Scottish 214 6.6 140,424 6.3 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Kensington Gardens were English 24.3%, Australian 21.9%, Italian 7.8%, Chinese 7.1% and Scottish 6.6%.

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 Kensington Gardens (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,611 66.1 1,192,546 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 122 5.0 24,610 1.5 509,555 2.2
England 102 4.2 97,392 5.8 907,570 3.9
Italy 53 2.2 18,544 1.1 174,042 0.7
India 42 1.7 27,594 1.6 455,389 1.9
Malaysia 34 1.4 7,749 0.5 138,364 0.6

In Kensington Gardens, 66.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 5.0%, England 4.2%, Italy 2.2%, India 1.7% and Malaysia 1.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 956 38.8 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 152 6.2 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 137 5.6 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,132 45.9 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Kensington Gardens, 45.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,269 51.8 954,233 56.9 12,231,150 52.3
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 162 6.6 31,646 1.9 704,658 3.0
Italy 155 6.3 51,307 3.1 470,138 2.0
England 123 5.0 144,172 8.6 1,403,096 6.0
India 62 2.5 35,854 2.1 616,939 2.6

In Kensington Gardens, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 51.8%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 6.6%, Italy 6.3%, England 5.0% and India 2.5%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,288 52.9 985,020 58.7 12,643,365 54.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 157 6.4 31,453 1.9 699,074 3.0
England 136 5.6 140,701 8.4 1,302,147 5.6
Italy 135 5.5 43,864 2.6 395,775 1.7
India 60 2.5 35,249 2.1 605,777 2.6

In Kensington Gardens, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 52.9%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 6.4%, England 5.6%, Italy 5.5% and India 2.5%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 882 36.1 594,313 35.4 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 556 22.8 301,034 18.0 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 258 10.6 167,658 10.0 3,101,185 13.3
Uniting Church 174 7.1 118,229 7.1 870,183 3.7
Not stated 151 6.2 150,215 9.0 2,238,735 9.6

The most common responses for religion in Kensington Gardens were No Religion, so described 36.1%, Catholic 22.8%, Anglican 10.6%, Uniting Church 7.1% and Not stated 6.2%. In Kensington Gardens, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (54.7%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Mandarin 150 6.1 28,780 1.7 596,711 2.5
Italian 82 3.4 29,106 1.7 271,597 1.2
Cantonese 44 1.8 9,666 0.6 280,943 1.2
Greek 43 1.8 22,993 1.4 237,588 1.0
Korean 34 1.4 3,600 0.2 108,997 0.5
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English only spoken at home 1,759 72.1 1,311,533 78.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 272 25.7 117,512 17.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Kensington Gardens 72.1% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 6.1%, Italian 3.4%, Cantonese 1.8%, Greek 1.8% and Korean 1.4%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 677 54.1 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 437 34.9 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 59 4.7 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 79 6.3 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 1,252 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kensington Gardens. Of these 54.1% were employed full time, 34.9% were employed part-time and 6.3% 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
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 184 15.9 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 121 10.4 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 126 10.9 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 223 19.3 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 447 38.6 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Kensington Gardens, 15.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 429 37.1 151,091 20.3 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 170 14.7 94,075 12.6 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 169 14.6 99,540 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 127 11.0 89,625 12.0 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 104 9.0 100,142 13.4 1,447,414 13.5
Sales Workers 87 7.5 71,761 9.6 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 35 3.0 82,850 11.1 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 19 1.6 45,515 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Kensington Gardens included Professionals 37.1%, Managers 14.7%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 14.6%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 9.0%, Sales Workers 7.5%, Labourers 3.0% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 1.6%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 63 5.8 30,463 4.1 411,808 3.9
Cafes and Restaurants 47 4.3 15,530 2.1 253,385 2.4
Combined Primary and Secondary Education 37 3.4 9,842 1.3 122,286 1.1
Accounting Services 31 2.8 7,417 1.0 127,263 1.2
Computer System Design and Related Services 28 2.6 6,902 0.9 162,884 1.5

Of the employed people in Kensington Gardens, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 5.8%, Cafes and Restaurants 4.3%, Combined Primary and Secondary Education 3.4%, Accounting Services 2.8% and Computer System Design and Related Services 2.6%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 761 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,962 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,333 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kensington Gardens was $761.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 701 60.1 492,357 66.0 6,574,571 61.5
Bus 118 10.1 29,592 4.0 323,201 3.0
Car, as passenger 62 5.3 34,003 4.6 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 55 4.7 32,679 4.4 503,582 4.7
Bicycle 25 2.1 7,455 1.0 107,756 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 126 10.8 53,457 7.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 777 66.8 539,409 72.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Kensington Gardens, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 60.1%, Bus 10.1%, Car, as passenger 5.3%, Worked at home 4.7% and Bicycle 2.1%. On the day, 10.8% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 66.8% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,578 75.2 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 593 28.3 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 230 11.0 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 564 26.8 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Kensington Gardens, of people aged 15 years and over, 75.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.3% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.8% 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
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 505 24.1 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 624 29.8 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 286 13.7 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 158 7.5 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kensington Gardens, 29.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 278 44.1 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 265 42.0 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 79 12.5 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 9 1.4 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Kensington Gardens, 42.0% were couple families with children, 44.1% were couple families without children and 12.5% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 13.9 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 86.1 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Kensington Gardens, 13.9% of single parents were male and 86.1% 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
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 94 17.3 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 28 5.1 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 133 24.4 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 63 11.6 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 29 5.3 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 125 23.0 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 31 5.7 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 41 7.5 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Kensington Gardens, of couple families with children, 17.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.1% had both employed part-time and 24.4% 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 Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,035 88.8 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 131 11.2 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Kensington Gardens, 88.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.2% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 481 46.5 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 240 23.2 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 314 30.3 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Kensington Gardens, 46.5% were separate houses, 23.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 30.3% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 47 4.5 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 437 41.7 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 339 32.4 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 206 19.7 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 18 1.7 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Kensington Gardens, of occupied private dwellings 4.5% had 1 bedroom, 41.7% had 2 bedrooms and 32.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 382 36.8 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 284 27.4 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 345 33.2 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 11 1.1 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 16 1.5 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Kensington Gardens, 36.8% were owned outright, 27.4% were owned with a mortgage and 33.2% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 630 60.4 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 376 36.0 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 37 3.5 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Kensington Gardens, of all households, 60.4% were family households, 36.0% were single person households and 3.5% were group households.

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Household income Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 21.7 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 18.4 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Kensington Gardens, 21.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 18.4% 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 Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 310 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.8 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 13.2 -- 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 Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,864 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.9 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.1 -- 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 Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None 82 7.8 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 456 43.6 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 345 33.0 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 137 13.1 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 25 2.4 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Kensington Gardens, 43.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.1% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 143 13.8 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 880 84.6 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 17 1.6 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Kensington Gardens, 84.6% 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.
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 0 0.0 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 4 100.0 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 0 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Kensington Gardens, 0.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 100.0% were female. The median age was 0 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
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 0 -- 1,014 -- 1,203 --

In Kensington Gardens, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Kensington Gardens % Kensington Gardens South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Kensington Gardens, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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.