2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Bauhinia (S)

Code LGA30500 (LGA)
People 2,189
Male 1,209
Female 980
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 2,070
People born overseas 84
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 49
Families 572
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,277
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,056
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $34
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People — demographics
People Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
Total 2,189 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,209 55.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 980 44.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 57 2.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,189 people were usually resident in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 55.2% were male and 44.8% were female. Of the total population 2.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 170 7.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 339 15.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 243 11.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,002 45.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 204 9.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 232 10.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.3% of people usually resident in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 19.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,070 94.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 84 3.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 49 2.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.6% of people usually resident in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 3.8% were born overseas and 2.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,003 59.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 125 7.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 87 5.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 472 28.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 7.4% were either separated or divorced, 5.2% were widowed and 28.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
Australia 2,033 92.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 965 74.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 221 17.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 35 2.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 43 3.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 24 1.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 336 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,288 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,288 people aged 15 years and over in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 74.9% worked full-time, 17.2% worked part-time, 2.7% were away from work, 3.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.9% were unemployed. 336 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 557 -- 466 --
Family 1,175 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,056 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $557, the median family income was $1,175 and the median household income was $1,056.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 229 40.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 287 50.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 47 8.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 9 1.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 572 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 572 families in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 40.0% were couple families without children, 50.2% were couple families with children, 8.2% 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 Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,006 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,277 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,006 occupied private dwellings were counted in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 757 75.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 36 3.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 213 21.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas), 75.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.6% were flats, units or apartments and 21.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 382 38.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 164 16.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 359 35.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 34 3.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 68 6.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas), 38.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 16.3% were owned with a mortgage and 35.7% were rented.

Landlord type Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 36 10.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 33 9.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 229 63.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 60 16.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 10.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 9.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 63.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 34 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $34. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bauhinia (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 570 56.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 207 20.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 23 2.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Bauhinia (S) (Local Government Areas), 56.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.3% 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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