Largs Bay

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC40743
People 4,081
Male 47.8%
Female 52.2%
Median age 45
Families 1,074
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 1,744
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,489
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

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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
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 1,949 47.8 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,130 52.2 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 84 2.1 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 4,081 people in Largs Bay. Of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

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Age Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 45 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 195 4.8 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 219 5.4 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 196 4.8 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 248 6.1 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 206 5.0 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 216 5.3 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 222 5.4 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 233 5.7 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 273 6.7 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 300 7.3 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 354 8.7 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 318 7.8 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 289 7.1 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 222 5.4 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 147 3.6 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 105 2.6 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 107 2.6 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 234 5.7 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Largs Bay was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.0% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Married 1,527 44.1 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 96 2.8 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 351 10.1 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 311 9.0 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,180 34.1 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Largs Bay aged 15 years and over, 44.1% were married and 13.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,364 45.6 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 386 12.9 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,242 41.5 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Largs Bay, of people aged 15 years and over, 45.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 45 4.2 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 182 16.8 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 103 9.5 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 38 3.5 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 86 8.0 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 106 9.8 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 34 3.1 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 80 7.4 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 168 15.5 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 14 1.3 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 225 20.8 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Largs Bay 26.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.8% were in primary school, 20.7% in secondary school and 22.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 687 19.9 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 300 8.7 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 120 3.5 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 474 13.7 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 560 16.2 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 315 9.1 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 344 9.9 138,607 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 271 7.8 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 5 0.1 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 285 8.2 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Largs Bay, 16.2% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.3% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.7% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
English 1,768 30.8 639,350 28.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,564 27.2 560,374 25.0 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 520 9.0 134,437 6.0 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 492 8.6 140,424 6.3 2,023,470 6.4
German 277 4.8 129,923 5.8 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Largs Bay were English 30.8%, Australian 27.2%, Irish 9.0%, Scottish 8.6% and German 4.8%.

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 Largs Bay (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 3,235 80.0 1,192,546 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 272 6.7 97,392 5.8 907,570 3.9
Scotland 50 1.2 11,991 0.7 119,417 0.5
New Zealand 36 0.9 12,937 0.8 518,466 2.2
Italy 27 0.7 18,544 1.1 174,042 0.7
Germany 24 0.6 10,119 0.6 102,595 0.4

In Largs Bay, 80.0% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 6.7%, Scotland 1.2%, New Zealand 0.9%, Italy 0.7% and Germany 0.6%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 879 21.5 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 310 7.6 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 230 5.6 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,422 59.3 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Largs Bay, 59.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 2,664 65.6 954,233 56.9 12,231,150 52.3
England 376 9.3 144,172 8.6 1,403,096 6.0
Scotland 102 2.5 25,390 1.5 276,038 1.2
Italy 90 2.2 51,307 3.1 470,138 2.0
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 50 1.2 17,790 1.1 177,536 0.8

In Largs Bay, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 65.6%, England 9.3%, Scotland 2.5%, Italy 2.2% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 1.2%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 2,754 67.9 985,020 58.7 12,643,365 54.0
England 383 9.4 140,701 8.4 1,302,147 5.6
Scotland 98 2.4 23,476 1.4 245,915 1.1
Italy 69 1.7 43,864 2.6 395,775 1.7
Germany 54 1.3 17,624 1.1 169,618 0.7

In Largs Bay, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 67.9%, England 9.4%, Scotland 2.4%, Italy 1.7% and Germany 1.3%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,659 40.5 594,313 35.4 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 854 20.9 301,034 18.0 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 483 11.8 167,658 10.0 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 336 8.2 150,215 9.0 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 262 6.4 118,229 7.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Largs Bay were No Religion, so described 40.5%, Catholic 20.9%, Anglican 11.8%, Not stated 8.2% and Uniting Church 6.4%. In Largs Bay, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (53.5%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Greek 39 1.0 22,993 1.4 237,588 1.0
Italian 32 0.8 29,106 1.7 271,597 1.2
Russian 29 0.7 3,289 0.2 50,314 0.2
German 25 0.6 6,453 0.4 79,353 0.3
Croatian 16 0.4 3,075 0.2 56,885 0.2
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English only spoken at home 3,621 89.1 1,311,533 78.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 137 8.6 117,512 17.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Largs Bay 89.1% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Greek 1.0%, Italian 0.8%, Russian 0.7%, German 0.6% and Croatian 0.4%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,234 58.0 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 679 31.9 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 98 4.6 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 117 5.5 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 2,128 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Largs Bay. Of these 58.0% were employed full time, 31.9% were employed part-time and 5.5% 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
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 242 12.1 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 166 8.3 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 264 13.2 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 434 21.7 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 800 39.9 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Largs Bay, 12.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 444 22.0 151,091 20.3 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 326 16.2 99,540 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 278 13.8 100,142 13.4 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 260 12.9 89,625 12.0 1,157,003 10.8
Managers 240 11.9 94,075 12.6 1,390,047 13.0
Sales Workers 181 9.0 71,761 9.6 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 158 7.8 82,850 11.1 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 93 4.6 45,515 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Largs Bay included Professionals 22.0%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 16.2%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 12.9%, Managers 11.9%, Sales Workers 9.0%, Labourers 7.8% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 4.6%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 87 4.7 30,463 4.1 411,808 3.9
State Government Administration 69 3.7 15,118 2.0 158,980 1.5
Primary Education 57 3.1 16,651 2.2 231,198 2.2
Aged Care Residential Services 46 2.5 22,642 3.0 211,621 2.0
Other Social Assistance Services 44 2.4 13,552 1.8 158,230 1.5

Of the employed people in Largs Bay, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.7%, State Government Administration 3.7%, Primary Education 3.1%, Aged Care Residential Services 2.5% and Other Social Assistance Services 2.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 687 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,945 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,489 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Largs Bay was $687.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,399 69.7 492,357 66.0 6,574,571 61.5
Train 106 5.3 9,046 1.2 488,012 4.6
Car, as passenger 88 4.4 34,003 4.6 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 61 3.0 32,679 4.4 503,582 4.7
Walked only 33 1.6 20,697 2.8 370,427 3.5
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People who travelled to work by public transport 153 7.6 53,457 7.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,519 75.6 539,409 72.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Largs Bay, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 69.7%, Train 5.3%, Car, as passenger 4.4%, Worked at home 3.0% and Walked only 1.6%. On the day, 7.6% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 75.6% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,471 71.2 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 927 26.7 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 443 12.8 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 717 20.7 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Largs Bay, of people aged 15 years and over, 71.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.7% provided care for children and 12.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.7% 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
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 753 21.7 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,052 30.3 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 433 12.5 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 239 6.9 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Largs Bay, 30.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 431 40.2 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 466 43.5 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 158 14.7 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 17 1.6 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Largs Bay, 43.5% were couple families with children, 40.2% were couple families without children and 14.7% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.1 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.9 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Largs Bay, 16.1% of single parents were male and 83.9% 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
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 206 22.9 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 34 3.8 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 236 26.3 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 108 12.0 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 50 5.6 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 156 17.4 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 50 5.6 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 58 6.5 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Largs Bay, of couple families with children, 22.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 26.3% 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

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,545 90.9 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 155 9.1 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Largs Bay, 90.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.1% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,294 83.8 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 79 5.1 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 169 10.9 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 3 0.2 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Largs Bay, 83.8% were separate houses, 5.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.9% were flats or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 48 3.1 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 357 23.2 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 795 51.6 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 321 20.8 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 1.4 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 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Largs Bay, of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 23.2% had 2 bedrooms and 51.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 528 34.4 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 624 40.6 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 344 22.4 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 17 1.1 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 24 1.6 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Largs Bay, 34.4% were owned outright, 40.6% were owned with a mortgage and 22.4% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 1,067 68.8 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 440 28.4 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 44 2.8 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Largs Bay, of all households, 68.8% were family households, 28.4% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

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Household income Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 19.9 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.4 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Largs Bay, 19.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 15.4% 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 Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 300 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.9 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.1 -- 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 Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None 118 7.7 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 526 34.1 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 593 38.5 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 266 17.3 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 39 2.5 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Largs Bay, 34.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 239 15.6 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,268 82.6 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 28 1.8 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Largs Bay, 82.6% 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.
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 45 54.9 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 37 45.1 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 25 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Largs Bay, 54.9% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 45.1% were female. The median age was 25 years.

View the data quality statements for: Place of Usual Residence (PURP) Indigenous status (INGP)

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
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.8 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,187 -- 1,014 -- 1,203 --

In Largs Bay, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8 persons, with 0.8 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,187.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Largs Bay % Largs Bay South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 235 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,409 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Largs Bay, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $235 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,409.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

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.