2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Aramac (S)

Code LGA30150 (LGA)
People 727
Male 390
Female 337
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 648
People born overseas 26
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 182
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 406
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $707
Median monthly mortgage repayment $325
Median weekly rent $42
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Aramac (S) % Australia %
Total 727 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 390 53.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 337 46.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 3.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 727 people were usually resident in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 53.6% were male and 46.4% were female. Of the total population 3.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Aramac (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 59 8.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 109 15.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 67 9.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 304 41.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 90 12.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 97 13.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.1% of people usually resident in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Aramac (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 648 89.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 26 3.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.1% of people usually resident in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 3.6% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Aramac (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 290 52.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 48 8.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 38 6.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 183 32.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 8.6% were either separated or divorced, 6.8% were widowed and 32.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Aramac (S) % Australia %
Australia 644 88.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Aramac (S) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Aramac (S) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Aramac (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 264 72.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 62 17.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 2.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 13 3.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 15 4.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 151 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 362 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 362 people aged 15 years and over in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 72.9% worked full-time, 17.1% worked part-time, 2.2% were away from work, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.1% were unemployed. 151 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Aramac (S) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Aramac (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 417 -- 466 --
Family 1,038 -- 1,171 --
Household 707 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $417, the median family income was $1,038 and the median household income was $707.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Aramac (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 68 37.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 93 51.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 21 11.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 182 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 182 families in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 37.4% were couple families without children, 51.1% were couple families with children, 11.5% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Aramac (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 310 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 406 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 310 occupied private dwellings were counted in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Aramac (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 276 89.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 2.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 25 8.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas), 89.0% were separate houses, 2.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 8.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Aramac (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 150 48.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 38 12.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 87 28.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 9 2.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 7.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas), 48.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 12.3% were owned with a mortgage and 28.1% were rented.

Landlord type Aramac (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 3.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 10 11.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 60 69.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 14 16.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 3.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 11.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 69.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Aramac (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 42 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 325 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $42. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $325. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Aramac (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 184 59.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 90 29.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 6 1.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Aramac (S) (Local Government Areas), 59.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.0% 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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