2006 Census QuickStats

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Gungahlin-Hall

Code 80540 (SSD)
People 31,656
Male 15,447
Female 16,209
Median age 31
Australian citizenship 28,340
People born overseas 7,381
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 153
Families 8,629
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 11,832
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,676
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,600
Median weekly rent $275
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People — demographics
People Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Total 31,656 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 15,447 48.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 16,209 51.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 275 0.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 31,656 people were usually resident in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions): of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Of the total population 0.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3,018 9.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 5,104 16.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 4,032 12.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 15,752 49.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 2,330 7.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,421 4.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 31 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 25.7% of people usually resident in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions) were children aged 0-14 years, and 11.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 31 years.

Selected characteristics Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Australian citizenship 28,340 89.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 7,381 23.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 153 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.5% of people usually resident in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions) were Australian citizens, 23.3% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 13,343 56.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 2,293 9.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 496 2.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 7,405 31.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 56.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions) were married, 9.7% were either separated or divorced, 2.1% were widowed and 31.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Australia 22,662 71.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 12,322 68.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 4,098 22.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 783 4.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 348 1.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 459 2.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 4,478 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 18,010 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 18,010 people aged 15 years and over in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions) were in the labour force. Of these 68.4% worked full-time, 22.8% worked part-time, 4.3% were away from work, 1.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.5% were unemployed. 4,478 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 813 -- 466 --
Family 1,836 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,676 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $813, the median family income was $1,836 and the median household income was $1,676.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,786 32.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 4,667 54.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 1,057 12.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 119 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 8,629 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 8,629 families in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions): of these 32.3% were couple families without children, 54.1% were couple families with children, 12.2% were one parent families and 1.4% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 11,100 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 11,832 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 11,100 occupied private dwellings were counted in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions).

Dwelling structure Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 7,840 70.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,878 25.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 358 3.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 24 0.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions), 70.6% were separate houses, 25.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,024 18.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 5,584 50.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 2,938 26.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 27 0.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 531 4.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions), 18.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 50.3% were owned with a mortgage and 26.5% were rented.

Landlord type Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 1,363 46.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 377 12.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 1,175 40.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 27 0.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 46.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 40.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Median weekly rent 275 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,600 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions), the median weekly rent was $275. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,600. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gungahlin-Hall % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 8,516 76.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 1,699 15.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 401 3.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Gungahlin-Hall (Statistical Subdivisions), 76.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.3% were single (or lone) person households and 3.6% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2006 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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