2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Abbotsbury

Code SSC11003 (SSC)
People 4,190
Male 2,080
Female 2,110
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 3,943
People born overseas 1,383
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10
Families 1,108
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,188
Average people per household 3.7
Median weekly household income $1,603
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,733
Median weekly rent $300
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People — demographics
People Abbotsbury % Australia %
Total 4,190 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,080 49.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,110 50.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 0.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,190 people were usually resident in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs): of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Abbotsbury % Australia %
People
0-4 years 217 5.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 759 18.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 787 18.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,888 45.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 320 7.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 219 5.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.3% of people usually resident in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 12.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Abbotsbury % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,943 94.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,383 33.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.1% of people usually resident in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 33.0% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Abbotsbury % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,887 58.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 194 6.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 67 2.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,066 33.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 58.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs) were married, 6.0% were either separated or divorced, 2.1% were widowed and 33.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Abbotsbury % Australia %
Australia 2,685 64.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Abbotsbury % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Abbotsbury % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Abbotsbury % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,467 62.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 642 27.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 56 2.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 94 4.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 100 4.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 790 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,359 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,359 people aged 15 years and over in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.2% worked full-time, 27.2% worked part-time, 2.4% were away from work, 4.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.2% were unemployed. 790 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Abbotsbury % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Abbotsbury % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Abbotsbury % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 528 -- 466 --
Family 1,596 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,603 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $528, the median family income was $1,596 and the median household income was $1,603.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Abbotsbury % Australia %
Couple family without children 200 18.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 774 69.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 127 11.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 7 0.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,108 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,108 families in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs): of these 18.1% were couple families without children, 69.9% were couple families with children, 11.5% were one parent families and 0.6% 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 Abbotsbury % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,148 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,188 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,148 occupied private dwellings were counted in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Abbotsbury % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,135 98.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 13 1.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Abbotsbury % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 462 40.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 579 50.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 81 7.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 2.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs), 40.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 50.4% were owned with a mortgage and 7.1% were rented.

Landlord type Abbotsbury % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 54 66.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 21 25.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 9.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 66.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 25.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Abbotsbury % Australia %
Median weekly rent 300 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,733 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $300. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733. The average people per household was 3.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Abbotsbury % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,065 92.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 62 5.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 0.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Abbotsbury (State Suburbs), 92.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 5.4% were single (or lone) person households and 0.3% 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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