2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Dalrymple (S)

Code LGA32700 (LGA)
People 3,504
Male 1,811
Female 1,693
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 3,201
People born overseas 197
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 43
Families 972
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,750
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $873
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,000
Median weekly rent $4
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
Total 3,504 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,811 51.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,693 48.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 109 3.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,504 people were usually resident in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 51.7% were male and 48.3% were female. Of the total population 3.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 282 8.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 560 16.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 364 10.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,477 42.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 455 13.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 368 10.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.0% of people usually resident in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,201 91.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 197 5.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 43 1.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.4% of people usually resident in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 5.6% were born overseas and 1.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,580 59.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 285 10.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 106 4.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 689 25.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 10.7% were either separated or divorced, 4.0% were widowed and 25.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
Australia 3,046 86.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,167 67.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 322 18.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 63 3.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 86 5.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 85 4.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 778 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,723 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,723 people aged 15 years and over in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 67.7% worked full-time, 18.7% worked part-time, 3.7% were away from work, 5.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.9% were unemployed. 778 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 434 -- 466 --
Family 1,046 -- 1,171 --
Household 873 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $434, the median family income was $1,046 and the median household income was $873.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 406 41.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 457 47.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 99 10.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 10 1.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 972 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 972 families in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 41.8% were couple families without children, 47.0% were couple families with children, 10.2% were one parent families and 1.0% 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 Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,397 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,750 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,397 occupied private dwellings were counted in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,136 81.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 101 7.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 14 1.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 146 10.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas), 81.3% were separate houses, 7.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flats, units or apartments and 10.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 597 42.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 376 26.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 240 17.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 34 2.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 150 10.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas), 42.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.9% were owned with a mortgage and 17.2% were rented.

Landlord type Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 23 9.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 8 3.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 150 62.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 62 25.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 9.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 62.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 4 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,000 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $4. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,000. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dalrymple (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 956 68.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 249 17.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 29 2.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Dalrymple (S) (Local Government Areas), 68.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.8% were single (or lone) person households and 2.1% 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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