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City of Port Adelaide Enfield

Market characteristics

The City of Port Adelaide Enfield has a lower 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 Port Adelaide Enfield's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about the City of Port Adelaide Enfield'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 Port Adelaide Enfield20112006Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2006 to 2011
Population summary--------------
Total residents112,812100.0100.0102,931100.0100.0+9,881
Males56,13949.849.350,68149.249.2+5,458
Females56,67350.250.752,25050.850.8+4,423
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years19,40317.218.017,70317.218.5+1,700
15 - 24 years14,57312.913.113,48113.113.3+1,092
25 - 54 years49,48143.940.343,88742.641.1+5,594
55 - 64 Years12,47011.112.510,83410.511.7+1,636
65 years and over16,88515.016.117,00716.515.4-122
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school8,6517.78.68,3278.19.2+324
Secondary school5,7225.15.74,9244.85.8+798
TAFE3,1212.82.22,6132.52.2+508
University5,0154.44.13,6973.63.5+1,318
Overseas born--------------
Total overseas born34,28230.422.026,83126.120.3+7,451
Non-English speaking backgrounds26,67023.612.619,38118.810.7+7,289
Speaks another language and English well or very well7,6126.79.47,4507.29.6+162
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree14,79415.815.99,34711.013.0+5,447
Certificate level15,85817.018.813,82716.217.2+2,031
No qualification45,41648.648.145,23653.151.7+180
Household income--------------
Nil to $59912,91728.725.1--------
$600 to $1,24912,29427.327.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 7,96317.718.4--------
$2,000 or more 7,62817.019.8--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned12,22126.432.012,63529.133.7-414
Purchasing14,38231.034.112,65529.133.5+1,727
Renting16,50735.627.314,52933.425.6+1,978
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house36,26172.178.933,74472.378.8+2,517
Medium house13,23926.318.612,33826.418.7+901
High density5661.11.63710.81.4+195

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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