RDA Yorke and Mid North RegionEconomic profile
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Yorke Peninsula Council area

Market characteristics

RDA Yorke and Mid North Region has a lower proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to Regional SA.

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 RDA Yorke and Mid North Region's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about RDA Yorke and Mid North Region's resident population, including neighbourhood profiles, can be found in the Community Profile.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
Yorke Peninsula Council area20162011Change
NameNumber%Regional SA %Number%Regional SA %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents11,056100.0100.011,021100.0100.0+35
Males5,70451.650.45,62651.050.4+78
Females5,35748.549.65,39548.949.6-38
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years1,52813.817.71,70115.419.0-173
15 - 24 years7767.010.48778.011.1-101
25 - 54 years3,09428.035.33,32930.237.5-235
55 - 64 Years2,06018.614.82,02818.414.1+32
65 years and over3,59632.521.93,08628.018.3+510
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school7927.28.78858.09.2-93
Secondary school4834.45.45545.05.7-71
TAFE810.71.51221.11.9-41
University790.71.3640.61.1+15
Diversity--------------
Total overseas born1,0279.311.21,0029.111.2+25
Speaks language other than English at home1701.54.91581.44.6+12
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all110.10.8170.20.8-6
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree6917.39.35596.08.2+132
Advanced Diploma or Diploma6226.56.85105.55.7+112
Certificate level2,10822.123.01,88120.220.9+227
No qualification5,05253.148.75,43558.354.1-383
Household income--------------
Nill to $6491,44229.525.0--------
$650 to $1,4991,90439.035.7--------
$1,500 to $2,44969814.318.4--------
$2,500 or more 3346.810.4--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned2,64552.735.52,66453.536.2-19
Purchasing1,09021.729.31,00720.229.9+83
Renting93718.726.01,03320.726.7-96
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house9,13894.186.18,94094.287.5+198
Medium house2772.910.52592.79.7+18
High density00.00.130.00.3-3

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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