Larrakeyah

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC70159
People 3,729
Male 55.2%
Female 44.8%
Median age 33
Families 861
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.5
All private dwellings 1,783
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $2,435
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,253
Median weekly rent $450
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
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Male 2,061 55.2 118,570 51.8 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,670 44.8 110,266 48.2 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 89 2.4 58,248 25.5 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 3,729 people in Larrakeyah. Of these 55.2% were male and 44.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.4% of the population.

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Age Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Median age 33 -- 32 -- 38 --
0-4 years 216 5.8 17,630 7.7 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 176 4.7 16,822 7.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 125 3.4 15,029 6.6 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 124 3.3 14,077 6.2 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 312 8.4 16,644 7.3 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 527 14.1 21,707 9.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 483 12.9 21,329 9.3 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 300 8.0 18,012 7.9 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 256 6.9 16,615 7.3 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 240 6.4 16,456 7.2 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 282 7.6 14,854 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 204 5.5 12,886 5.6 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 179 4.8 10,407 4.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 145 3.9 7,364 3.2 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 65 1.7 4,300 1.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 47 1.3 2,516 1.1 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 27 0.7 1,258 0.5 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 22 0.6 938 0.4 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Larrakeyah was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Married 1,409 44.1 78,333 43.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 78 2.4 6,046 3.4 608,059 3.2
Divorced 270 8.5 13,442 7.5 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 49 1.5 5,622 3.1 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,388 43.5 75,917 42.3 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Larrakeyah aged 15 years and over, 44.1% were married and 11.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,083 43.6 58,583 41.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 420 16.9 22,537 15.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 983 39.5 60,345 42.7 7,024,973 41.9

In Larrakeyah, of people aged 15 years and over, 43.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Preschool 41 3.5 3,707 4.6 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 150 12.9 15,160 18.6 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 29 2.5 2,632 3.2 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 49 4.2 2,570 3.2 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 73 6.3 8,233 10.1 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 9 0.8 2,070 2.5 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 27 2.3 2,911 3.6 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 48 4.1 3,045 3.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 205 17.6 8,054 9.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 43 3.7 1,655 2.0 198,383 2.8
Not stated 491 42.1 31,342 38.5 1,707,023 23.7

In Larrakeyah 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 19.6% were in primary school, 9.7% in secondary school and 21.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,010 31.6 30,711 17.1 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 294 9.2 12,854 7.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 108 3.4 6,391 3.6 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 336 10.5 23,200 12.9 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 485 15.2 22,743 12.7 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 131 4.1 10,854 6.1 941,531 4.9
Year 10 147 4.6 17,509 9.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 226 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 128 0.1 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 71 2.2 15,473 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 4 0.1 1,870 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 529 16.5 33,298 18.6 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Larrakeyah, 15.2% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 13.9% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.2% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
English 1,148 23.5 54,967 18.8 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 917 18.8 65,433 22.4 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 466 9.5 18,469 6.3 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 333 6.8 14,971 5.1 2,023,470 6.4
German 154 3.2 8,737 3.0 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Larrakeyah were English 23.5%, Australian 18.8%, Irish 9.5%, Scottish 6.8% and German 3.2%.

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 Larrakeyah (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 2,027 54.9 157,531 68.8 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 157 4.3 5,583 2.4 907,570 3.9
Philippines 148 4.0 5,914 2.6 232,386 1.0
New Zealand 100 2.7 4,636 2.0 518,466 2.2
India 73 2.0 3,598 1.6 455,389 1.9
Nepal 63 1.7 1,126 0.5 54,754 0.2

In Larrakeyah, 54.9% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 4.3%, Philippines 4.0%, New Zealand 2.7%, India 2.0% and Nepal 1.7%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,367 36.6 54,687 23.9 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 178 4.8 10,761 4.7 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 211 5.7 9,473 4.1 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,488 39.9 124,021 54.2 11,070,538 47.3

In Larrakeyah, 39.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 1,702 45.7 134,515 58.8 12,231,150 52.3
England 205 5.5 9,028 3.9 1,403,096 6.0
Philippines 149 4.0 6,443 2.8 270,177 1.2
New Zealand 96 2.6 5,712 2.5 617,331 2.6
India 85 2.3 4,735 2.1 616,939 2.6

In Larrakeyah, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 45.7%, England 5.5%, Philippines 4.0%, New Zealand 2.6% and India 2.3%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 1,674 45.1 135,595 59.3 12,643,365 54.0
England 208 5.6 8,560 3.7 1,302,147 5.6
Philippines 157 4.2 7,492 3.3 325,049 1.4
New Zealand 114 3.1 5,569 2.4 608,329 2.6
India 87 2.3 4,661 2.0 605,777 2.6

In Larrakeyah, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 45.1%, England 5.6%, Philippines 4.2%, New Zealand 3.1% and India 2.3%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,184 31.8 67,176 29.4 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 876 23.5 45,843 20.0 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 571 15.3 36,642 16.0 2,238,735 9.6
Anglican 369 9.9 19,234 8.4 3,101,185 13.3
Uniting Church 127 3.4 12,976 5.7 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Larrakeyah were No Religion, so described 31.8%, Catholic 23.5%, Not stated 15.3%, Anglican 9.9% and Uniting Church 3.4%. In Larrakeyah, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (53.2%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Mandarin 83 2.2 2,163 0.9 596,711 2.5
Greek 71 1.9 3,245 1.4 237,588 1.0
Nepali 71 1.9 1,219 0.5 62,005 0.3
Tagalog 70 1.9 2,994 1.3 111,273 0.5
Filipino 51 1.4 2,045 0.9 71,220 0.3
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English only spoken at home 2,442 66.0 132,634 58.0 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 345 22.7 19,395 24.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Larrakeyah 66.0% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 2.2%, Greek 1.9%, Nepali 1.9%, Tagalog 1.9% and Filipino 1.4%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,681 73.7 74,100 67.1 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 422 18.5 21,493 19.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 101 4.4 7,112 6.4 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 77 3.4 7,685 7.0 787,452 6.9

There were 2,281 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Larrakeyah. Of these 73.7% were employed full time, 18.5% were employed part-time and 3.4% 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
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 120 5.4 6,735 6.6 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 144 6.5 6,327 6.2 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 152 6.9 8,431 8.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 391 17.8 22,238 21.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,286 58.4 51,864 50.5 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Larrakeyah, 5.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 58.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Professionals 531 24.1 20,654 20.1 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 431 19.5 12,515 12.2 1,390,047 13.0
Technicians and Trades Workers 332 15.0 16,189 15.8 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 294 13.3 14,102 13.7 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 251 11.4 14,178 13.8 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 149 6.8 7,021 6.8 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 134 6.1 9,642 9.4 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 49 2.2 5,880 5.7 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Larrakeyah included Professionals 24.1%, Managers 19.5%, Technicians and Trades Workers 15.0%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.3%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.4%, Sales Workers 6.8%, Labourers 6.1% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.2%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Defence 304 14.1 4,796 4.7 75,462 0.7
State Government Administration 145 6.7 6,335 6.2 158,980 1.5
Cafes and Restaurants 89 4.1 1,558 1.5 253,385 2.4
Accommodation 62 2.9 2,349 2.3 113,377 1.1
Legal Services 51 2.4 693 0.7 104,051 1.0

Of the employed people in Larrakeyah, the most common responses for industry of employment included Defence 14.1%, State Government Administration 6.7%, Cafes and Restaurants 4.1%, Accommodation 2.9% and Legal Services 2.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Personal 1,241 -- 871 -- 662 --
Family 2,859 -- 2,105 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,435 -- 1,983 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Larrakeyah was $1,241.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,264 57.5 61,874 60.3 6,574,571 61.5
Walked only 232 10.6 8,683 8.5 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 133 6.1 6,947 6.8 489,922 4.6
Bicycle 115 5.2 2,552 2.5 107,756 1.0
Bus 89 4.0 4,872 4.7 323,201 3.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 133 6.0 6,555 6.4 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,444 65.6 70,991 69.1 7,305,271 68.4

In Larrakeyah, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 57.5%, Walked only 10.6%, Car, as passenger 6.1%, Bicycle 5.2% and Bus 4.0%. On the day, 6.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 65.6% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,066 64.4 115,473 64.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 637 19.9 52,717 29.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 157 4.9 16,056 9.0 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 581 18.1 30,716 17.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Larrakeyah, of people aged 15 years and over, 64.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 19.9% provided care for children and 4.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.1% 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
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 923 28.8 40,921 22.8 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 747 23.3 46,081 25.7 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 243 7.6 17,083 9.5 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 153 4.8 11,386 6.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Larrakeyah, 23.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 460 53.1 18,138 35.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 329 37.9 23,815 46.2 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 63 7.3 8,558 16.6 959,543 15.8
Other family 15 1.7 1,014 2.0 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Larrakeyah, 37.9% were couple families with children, 53.1% were couple families without children and 7.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Male -- 34.3 -- 20.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 65.7 -- 79.5 -- 81.8

In Larrakeyah, 34.3% of single parents were male and 65.7% 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
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 294 37.1 13,833 33.0 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 35 4.4 1,215 2.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 134 16.9 6,638 15.8 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 150 18.9 6,174 14.7 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 14 1.8 1,677 4.0 302,037 6.0
Both not working 45 5.7 6,100 14.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 39 4.9 2,884 6.9 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 82 10.3 3,429 8.2 311,381 6.2

In Larrakeyah, of couple families with children, 37.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 16.9% 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 Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,327 83.4 65,053 85.9 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 265 16.6 10,717 14.1 1,039,874 11.2

In Larrakeyah, 83.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.6% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Separate house 295 22.2 43,100 66.3 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 164 12.4 7,844 12.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 840 63.3 11,374 17.5 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 3 0.2 2,166 3.3 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Larrakeyah, 22.2% were separate houses, 12.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 63.3% were flats or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 9 0.7 874 1.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 89 6.7 4,871 7.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 520 39.4 14,306 22.0 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 431 32.6 27,598 42.4 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 243 18.4 15,039 23.1 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 29 2.2 2,369 3.6 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 2.9 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Larrakeyah, of occupied private dwellings 6.7% had 1 bedroom, 39.4% had 2 bedrooms and 32.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Owned outright 174 13.2 9,957 15.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 253 19.2 19,247 29.6 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 853 64.6 32,737 50.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 3 0.2 575 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 38 2.9 2,545 3.9 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Larrakeyah, 13.2% were owned outright, 19.2% were owned with a mortgage and 64.6% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Family households 849 64.3 47,400 72.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 349 26.4 14,228 21.9 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 123 9.3 3,438 5.3 354,917 4.3

In Larrakeyah, of all households, 64.3% were family households, 26.4% were single person households and 9.3% were group households.

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Household income Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 7.1 -- 12.6 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 38.4 -- 25.8 -- 16.4

In Larrakeyah, 7.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 38.4% 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 Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Median rent 450 -- 315 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.6 -- 90.9 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 12.4 -- 9.1 -- 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 Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,253 -- 2,167 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.9 -- 94.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.1 -- 5.5 -- 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 Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
None 71 5.4 6,948 10.7 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 548 41.5 20,562 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 484 36.7 22,357 34.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 174 13.2 11,813 18.2 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 43 3.3 3,389 5.2 285,197 3.4

In Larrakeyah, 41.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 129 9.8 10,972 16.9 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,159 87.8 51,392 79.0 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 32 2.4 2,698 4.1 221,494 2.7

In Larrakeyah, 87.8% 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.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling internet connection (NEDD)

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.
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Male 45 46.4 29,129 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 52 53.6 29,118 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 35 -- 25 -- 23 --

In Larrakeyah, 46.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 53.6% were female. The median age was 35 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
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 4 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1.5 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 2,892 -- 1,225 -- 1,203 --

In Larrakeyah, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,892.

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
Larrakeyah % Larrakeyah Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 470 -- 97 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,733 -- 2,167 -- 1,660 --

In Larrakeyah, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $470 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,733.

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.