2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Mirani (S)

Code LGA35050 (LGA)
People 5,406
Male 2,829
Female 2,577
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 4,745
People born overseas 409
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 61
Families 1,436
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,199
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,015
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,200
Median weekly rent $110
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mirani (S) % Australia %
Total 5,406 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,829 52.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,577 47.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 157 2.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,406 people were usually resident in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 52.3% were male and 47.7% were female. Of the total population 2.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mirani (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 373 6.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 916 16.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 559 10.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,341 43.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 673 12.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 546 10.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.8% of people usually resident in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Mirani (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,745 87.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 409 7.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 61 1.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.8% of people usually resident in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 7.6% were born overseas and 1.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mirani (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,381 57.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 432 10.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 194 4.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,113 27.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 10.5% were either separated or divorced, 4.7% were widowed and 27.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mirani (S) % Australia %
Australia 4,467 82.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mirani (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,633 66.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 563 22.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 72 2.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 95 3.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 99 4.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,233 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,462 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,462 people aged 15 years and over in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 66.3% worked full-time, 22.9% worked part-time, 2.9% were away from work, 3.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.0% were unemployed. 1,233 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mirani (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 429 -- 466 --
Family 1,118 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,015 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $429, the median family income was $1,118 and the median household income was $1,015.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Mirani (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 544 37.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 723 50.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 152 10.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 17 1.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,436 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,436 families in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 37.9% were couple families without children, 50.3% were couple families with children, 10.6% were one parent families and 1.2% 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 Mirani (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,946 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,199 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,946 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Mirani (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,699 87.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 45 2.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 26 1.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 176 9.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas), 87.3% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.3% were flats, units or apartments and 9.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mirani (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 767 39.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 574 29.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 380 19.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 31 1.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 195 10.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas), 39.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 29.5% were owned with a mortgage and 19.5% were rented.

Landlord type Mirani (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 33 8.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 19 5.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 289 76.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 39 10.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 8.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 5.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 76.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mirani (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 110 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,200 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $110. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,200. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mirani (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,408 72.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 311 16.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 30 1.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mirani (S) (Local Government Areas), 72.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.0% were single (or lone) person households and 1.5% 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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