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City of Burnside

Market characteristics

The City of Burnside has a higher proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to South Australia.

The people who live in an area are one of the most important resources that an economy draws upon, both as a market that consumes goods and services and as a source of labour.

This table provides an overview of the City of Burnside's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about the City of Burnside's resident population, including neighbourhood profiles, can be found in the Community Profile.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
City of Burnside20112006Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2006 to 2011
Population summary--------------
Total residents42,190100.0100.041,957100.0100.0+233
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years6,70515.918.06,68315.918.5+22
15 - 24 years5,94014.113.15,99114.313.3-51
25 - 54 years15,09735.840.315,64037.341.1-543
55 - 64 Years5,89414.012.55,66813.511.7+226
65 years and over8,55420.316.17,95919.015.4+595
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school3,6588.78.63,3448.09.2+314
Secondary school2,8836.85.72,9877.15.8-104
Overseas born--------------
Total overseas born11,45527.222.010,28824.520.3+1,167
Non-English speaking backgrounds7,60718.012.66,42215.310.7+1,185
Speaks another language and English well or very well3,8489.19.43,8669.29.6-18
Bachelor or higher degree13,22637.315.911,52332.713.0+1,703
Certificate level3,3419.418.83,4049.717.2-63
No qualification12,40735.048.113,13037.251.7-723
Household income--------------
Nil to $5992,95917.725.1--------
$600 to $1,2493,63321.727.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 2,67816.018.4--------
$2,000 or more 5,80234.619.8--------
Housing tenure--------------
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house12,65166.878.912,66767.978.8-16
Medium house5,63529.818.65,53329.718.7+102
High density6243.31.64272.31.4+197

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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