2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Randwick (C)

Code LGA16550 (LGA)
People 119,884
Male 59,150
Female 60,734
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 90,347
People born overseas 42,852
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 2,492
Families 28,378
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 53,033
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,185
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,150
Median weekly rent $310
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Randwick (C) % Australia %
Total 119,884 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 59,150 49.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 60,734 50.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,474 1.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 119,884 people were usually resident in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Randwick (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 6,514 5.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 10,851 9.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 19,237 16.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 56,021 46.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 11,389 9.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 15,871 13.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 14.5% of people usually resident in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Randwick (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 90,347 75.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 42,852 35.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 2,492 2.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 75.4% of people usually resident in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 35.7% were born overseas and 2.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Randwick (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 40,603 39.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 10,192 9.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 5,459 5.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 46,268 45.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 39.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas) were married, 9.9% were either separated or divorced, 5.3% were widowed and 45.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Randwick (C) % Australia %
Australia 65,540 54.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Randwick (C) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Randwick (C) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Randwick (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 39,805 64.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 15,967 25.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 2,079 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 1,384 2.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 2,763 4.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 31,139 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 61,998 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 61,998 people aged 15 years and over in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 64.2% worked full-time, 25.8% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.5% were unemployed. 31,139 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Randwick (C) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Randwick (C) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Randwick (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 593 -- 466 --
Family 1,579 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,185 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $593, the median family income was $1,579 and the median household income was $1,185.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Randwick (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 10,670 37.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 12,096 42.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 4,396 15.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 1,216 4.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 28,378 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 28,378 families in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 37.6% were couple families without children, 42.6% were couple families with children, 15.5% were one parent families and 4.3% 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 Randwick (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 48,958 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 53,033 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 48,958 occupied private dwellings were counted in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Randwick (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 15,830 32.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7,200 14.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 25,530 52.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 333 0.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 65 0.1 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas), 32.3% were separate houses, 14.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 52.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Randwick (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 13,310 27.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 9,889 20.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 20,686 42.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 278 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4,795 9.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas), 27.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.2% were owned with a mortgage and 42.3% were rented.

Landlord type Randwick (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 13,122 63.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3,164 15.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 3,991 19.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 409 2.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 63.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 15.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 19.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Randwick (C) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 310 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,150 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $310. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,150. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Randwick (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 27,834 56.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 12,690 25.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4,326 8.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (C) (Local Government Areas), 56.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.9% were single (or lone) person households and 8.8% 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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