2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Liverpool Plains (A)

Code LGA14920 (LGA)
People 7,540
Male 3,761
Female 3,779
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 6,827
People born overseas 316
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 12
Families 2,038
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,495
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $666
Median monthly mortgage repayment $758
Median weekly rent $100
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Total 7,540 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,761 49.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,779 50.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 715 9.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 7,540 people were usually resident in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Of the total population 9.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 493 6.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,025 13.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 736 9.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,794 37.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,106 14.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,387 18.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.1% of people usually resident in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 33.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 6,827 90.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 316 4.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 12 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.5% of people usually resident in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 4.2% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,209 53.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 684 11.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 515 8.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,613 26.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas) were married, 11.4% were either separated or divorced, 8.6% were widowed and 26.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Australia 6,638 88.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,875 58.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 908 28.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 101 3.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 138 4.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 192 6.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,358 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,214 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 3,214 people aged 15 years and over in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 58.3% worked full-time, 28.3% worked part-time, 3.1% were away from work, 4.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.0% were unemployed. 2,358 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 351 -- 466 --
Family 857 -- 1,171 --
Household 666 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $351, the median family income was $857 and the median household income was $666.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 900 44.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 796 39.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 315 15.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 27 1.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,038 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,038 families in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 44.2% were couple families without children, 39.1% were couple families with children, 15.5% were one parent families and 1.3% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,045 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,495 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 3,045 occupied private dwellings were counted in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,915 95.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 11 0.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 77 2.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 42 1.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas), 95.7% were separate houses, 0.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,346 44.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 655 21.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 765 25.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 47 1.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 232 7.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas), 44.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.5% were owned with a mortgage and 25.1% were rented.

Landlord type Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 165 21.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 78 10.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 451 59.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 70 9.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 21.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 10.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 59.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 758 -- 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 Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $758. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Liverpool Plains (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,010 66.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 818 26.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 57 1.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Liverpool Plains (A) (Local Government Areas), 66.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.9% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% 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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