Renmark

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC41235
People 4,634
Male 48%
Female 52%
Median age 43
Families 1,187
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 2,285
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $883
Median monthly mortgage repayments $991
Median weekly rent $178
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

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
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 2,225 48.0 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,412 52.0 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 183 3.9 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 4,634 people in Renmark. Of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.9% of the population.

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Age Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 43 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 256 5.5 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 236 5.1 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 283 6.1 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 271 5.8 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 283 6.1 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 305 6.6 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 287 6.2 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 237 5.1 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 240 5.2 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 262 5.6 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 228 4.9 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 290 6.2 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 308 6.6 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 304 6.5 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 245 5.3 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 233 5.0 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 162 3.5 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 213 4.6 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Renmark was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.9% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Married 1,693 43.8 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 169 4.4 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 359 9.3 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 372 9.6 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,272 32.9 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Renmark aged 15 years and over, 43.8% were married and 13.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,391 42.1 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 374 11.3 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,538 46.6 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Renmark, of people aged 15 years and over, 42.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 52 4.2 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 267 21.4 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 90 7.2 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 11 0.9 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 247 19.8 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 3 0.2 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 72 5.8 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 43 3.5 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 30 2.4 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 431 34.6 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In Renmark 26.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.3% were in primary school, 20.3% in secondary school and 9.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 293 7.6 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 235 6.1 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 95 2.4 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 471 12.1 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 446 11.5 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 432 11.1 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 560 14.4 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 3 0.1 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 579 14.9 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 80 2.1 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 591 15.2 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Renmark, 11.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 14.6% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australian 1,757 29.1 560,374 25.0 7,298,243 23.3
English 1,653 27.4 639,350 28.5 7,852,224 25.0
German 546 9.1 129,923 5.8 982,226 3.1
Scottish 301 5.0 140,424 6.3 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 291 4.8 134,437 6.0 2,388,058 7.6

The most common ancestries in Renmark were Australian 29.1%, English 27.4%, German 9.1%, Scottish 5.0% and Irish 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 Renmark (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 3,497 75.2 1,192,546 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
India 124 2.7 27,594 1.6 455,389 1.9
England 111 2.4 97,392 5.8 907,570 3.9
Greece 83 1.8 8,682 0.5 93,743 0.4
Afghanistan 82 1.8 6,313 0.4 46,799 0.2
Italy 40 0.9 18,544 1.1 174,042 0.7

In Renmark, 75.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were India 2.7%, England 2.4%, Greece 1.8%, Afghanistan 1.8% and Italy 0.9%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 972 21.0 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 207 4.5 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 136 2.9 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,860 61.7 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Renmark, 61.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 3,028 65.3 954,233 56.9 12,231,150 52.3
England 189 4.1 144,172 8.6 1,403,096 6.0
India 176 3.8 35,854 2.1 616,939 2.6
Greece 157 3.4 21,892 1.3 226,920 1.0
Afghanistan 103 2.2 8,986 0.5 69,920 0.3

In Renmark, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 65.3%, England 4.1%, India 3.8%, Greece 3.4% and Afghanistan 2.2%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 3,093 66.7 985,020 58.7 12,643,365 54.0
India 178 3.8 35,249 2.1 605,777 2.6
England 173 3.7 140,701 8.4 1,302,147 5.6
Greece 142 3.1 19,793 1.2 206,674 0.9
Afghanistan 110 2.4 8,756 0.5 68,276 0.3

In Renmark, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 66.7%, India 3.8%, England 3.7%, Greece 3.1% and Afghanistan 2.4%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,549 33.5 594,313 35.4 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 564 12.2 301,034 18.0 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 494 10.7 150,215 9.0 2,238,735 9.6
Anglican 451 9.8 167,658 10.0 3,101,185 13.3
Uniting Church 401 8.7 118,229 7.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Renmark were No Religion, so described 33.5%, Catholic 12.2%, Not stated 10.7%, Anglican 9.8% and Uniting Church 8.7%. In Renmark, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (53.3%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Greek 168 3.6 22,993 1.4 237,588 1.0
Punjabi 152 3.3 9,306 0.6 132,496 0.6
Italian 62 1.3 29,106 1.7 271,597 1.2
Dari 57 1.2 3,408 0.2 30,437 0.1
Hazaraghi 51 1.1 3,922 0.2 22,272 0.1
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English only spoken at home 3,592 77.3 1,311,533 78.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 308 15.1 117,512 17.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Renmark 77.3% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Greek 3.6%, Punjabi 3.3%, Italian 1.3%, Dari 1.2% and Hazaraghi 1.1%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 954 51.3 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 618 33.3 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 98 5.3 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 188 10.1 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 1,858 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Renmark. Of these 51.3% were employed full time, 33.3% were employed part-time and 10.1% 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
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 196 11.8 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 173 10.4 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 241 14.5 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 338 20.3 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 611 36.8 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Renmark, 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Labourers 405 24.4 82,850 11.1 1,011,520 9.5
Managers 217 13.1 94,075 12.6 1,390,047 13.0
Professionals 194 11.7 151,091 20.3 2,370,966 22.2
Sales Workers 188 11.3 71,761 9.6 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 184 11.1 89,625 12.0 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 177 10.7 100,142 13.4 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 143 8.6 99,540 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Machinery Operators and Drivers 117 7.1 45,515 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Renmark included Labourers 24.4%, Managers 13.1%, Professionals 11.7%, Sales Workers 11.3%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.1%, Technicians and Trades Workers 10.7%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 8.6% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 7.1%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 69 4.3 21,632 2.9 254,275 2.4
Packaging Services 62 3.9 1,836 0.2 8,958 0.1
Accommodation 57 3.6 7,544 1.0 113,377 1.1
Takeaway Food Services 55 3.5 12,955 1.7 189,447 1.8
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 54 3.4 30,463 4.1 411,808 3.9

Of the employed people in Renmark, the most common responses for industry of employment included Supermarket and Grocery Stores 4.3%, Packaging Services 3.9%, Accommodation 3.6%, Takeaway Food Services 3.5% and Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 494 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 1,109 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 883 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Renmark was $494.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,217 73.5 492,357 66.0 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 105 6.3 34,003 4.6 489,922 4.6
Walked only 83 5.0 20,697 2.8 370,427 3.5
Worked at home 36 2.2 32,679 4.4 503,582 4.7
Truck 10 0.6 4,513 0.6 85,892 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 8 0.5 53,457 7.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,333 80.2 539,409 72.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Renmark, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 73.5%, Car, as passenger 6.3%, Walked only 5.0%, Worked at home 2.2% and Truck 0.6%. On the day, 0.5% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 80.2% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,379 61.4 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 875 22.6 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 428 11.1 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 736 19.0 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In Renmark, of people aged 15 years and over, 61.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.6% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.0% 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
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 718 18.6 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 864 22.4 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 440 11.4 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 349 9.0 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Renmark, 22.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 539 45.4 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 365 30.8 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 261 22.0 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 21 1.8 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Renmark, 30.8% were couple families with children, 45.4% were couple families without children and 22.0% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 23.3 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 76.7 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Renmark, 23.3% of single parents were male and 76.7% 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
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 138 15.2 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 53 5.8 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 166 18.3 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 102 11.2 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 48 5.3 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 307 33.8 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 38 4.2 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 57 6.3 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In Renmark, of couple families with children, 15.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 18.3% 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 Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,872 88.6 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 241 11.4 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Renmark, 88.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,541 82.3 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 146 7.8 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 166 8.9 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 8 0.4 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Renmark, 82.3% were separate houses, 7.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.9% were flats or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.4 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 63 3.4 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 407 21.7 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,033 55.1 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 302 16.1 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 63 3.4 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 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Renmark, of occupied private dwellings 3.4% had 1 bedroom, 21.7% had 2 bedrooms and 55.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 584 31.2 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 439 23.4 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 748 39.9 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 29 1.5 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 74 3.9 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Renmark, 31.2% were owned outright, 23.4% were owned with a mortgage and 39.9% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 1,165 62.1 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 657 35.0 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 55 2.9 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In Renmark, of all households, 62.1% were family households, 35.0% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

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Household income Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 32.0 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.2 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In Renmark, 32.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 4.2% 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 Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 178 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.3 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.7 -- 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 Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 991 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None 154 8.2 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 782 41.6 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 612 32.6 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 234 12.5 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 97 5.2 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In Renmark, 41.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.5% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 526 28.1 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,277 68.3 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 68 3.6 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In Renmark, 68.3% 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.
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 81 45.5 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 97 54.5 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 19 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Renmark, 45.5% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 54.5% were female. The median age was 19 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
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.2 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 912 -- 1,014 -- 1,203 --

In Renmark, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4 persons, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $912.

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
Renmark % Renmark South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 165 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 888 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In Renmark, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $165 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $888.

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.