2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Glen Innes Severn (A)

Code LGA13010 (LGA)
People 8,780
Male 4,331
Female 4,449
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 8,039
People born overseas 468
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6
Families 2,355
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,101
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $613
Median monthly mortgage repayment $780
Median weekly rent $110
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People — demographics
People Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Total 8,780 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 4,331 49.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 4,449 50.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 467 5.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 8,780 people were usually resident in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Of the total population 5.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 556 6.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,241 14.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 853 9.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 3,156 35.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,247 14.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,726 19.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.5% of people usually resident in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 33.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 8,039 91.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 468 5.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6 0.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.6% of people usually resident in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 5.3% were born overseas and 0.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,621 51.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 898 12.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 606 8.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,861 26.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) were married, 12.9% were either separated or divorced, 8.7% were widowed and 26.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Australia 7,830 89.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,997 55.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,072 29.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 139 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 99 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 277 7.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 3,051 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,584 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 3,584 people aged 15 years and over in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 55.7% worked full-time, 29.9% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.7% were unemployed. 3,051 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 337 -- 466 --
Family 765 -- 1,171 --
Household 613 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $337, the median family income was $765 and the median household income was $613.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,081 45.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 850 36.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 386 16.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 38 1.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,355 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,355 families in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 45.9% were couple families without children, 36.1% were couple families with children, 16.4% were one parent families and 1.6% 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 Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,529 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,101 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 3,529 occupied private dwellings were counted in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,260 92.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 27 0.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 180 5.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 50 1.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 12 0.3 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 92.4% were separate houses, 0.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,607 45.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 858 24.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 825 23.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 30 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 208 5.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 45.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.3% were owned with a mortgage and 23.4% were rented.

Landlord type Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 370 44.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 100 12.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 298 36.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 55 6.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 44.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 110 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 780 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $110. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $780. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glen Innes Severn (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,322 65.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 998 28.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 64 1.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 65.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.3% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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