2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | Local Government Areas

Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC)

Code LGA40250 (LGA)
People 2,230
Male 1,102
Female 1,128
Median age 26
Australian citizenship 2,186
People born overseas 40
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10
Families 495
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 741
Average people per household 4.0
Median weekly household income $891
Median monthly mortgage repayment $0
Median weekly rent $20
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People — demographics
People Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Total 2,230 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,102 49.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,128 50.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,885 84.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,230 people were usually resident in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Of the total population 84.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 203 9.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 408 18.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 432 19.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 927 41.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 145 6.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 115 5.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 26 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 27.4% of people usually resident in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 11.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 26 years.

Selected characteristics Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,186 98.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 40 1.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 98.0% of people usually resident in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 1.8% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 868 53.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 143 8.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 92 5.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 519 32.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas) were married, 8.8% were either separated or divorced, 5.7% were widowed and 32.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Australia 2,156 96.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 298 35.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 453 53.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 14 1.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 38 4.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 41 4.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 692 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 844 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 844 people aged 15 years and over in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 35.3% worked full-time, 53.7% worked part-time, 1.7% were away from work, 4.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.9% were unemployed. 692 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 219 -- 466 --
Family 553 -- 1,171 --
Household 891 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $219, the median family income was $553 and the median household income was $891.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Couple family without children 120 24.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 216 43.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 149 30.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 10 2.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 495 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 495 families in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas): of these 24.2% were couple families without children, 43.6% were couple families with children, 30.1% were one parent families and 2.0% 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 Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 541 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 741 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 541 occupied private dwellings were counted in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 428 79.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 66 12.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 47 8.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas), 79.1% were separate houses, 12.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 8.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 38 7.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 0 0.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 437 80.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 14 2.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 55 10.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas), 7.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 80.8% were rented.

Landlord type Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 82 18.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 334 76.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 19 4.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 18.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 76.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 20 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 0 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 4.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.7 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $20. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $0. The average people per household was 4.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.7.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 349 64.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 134 24.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 8 1.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC) (Local Government Areas), 64.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.8% 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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