2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Elderslie (Camden)

Code SSC11349 (SSC)
People 2,649
Male 1,280
Female 1,369
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 2,417
People born overseas 341
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 761
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,046
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,122
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,733
Median weekly rent $220
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People — demographics
People Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Total 2,649 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,280 48.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,369 51.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 39 1.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,649 people were usually resident in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs): of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Of the total population 1.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 148 5.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 424 16.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 354 13.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,086 41.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 284 10.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 352 13.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.6% of people usually resident in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,417 91.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 341 12.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.2% of people usually resident in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 12.9% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,148 55.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 252 12.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 103 5.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 568 27.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs) were married, 12.1% were either separated or divorced, 5.0% were widowed and 27.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Australia 2,207 83.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 798 59.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 395 29.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 38 2.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 40 3.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 69 5.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 660 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,340 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,340 people aged 15 years and over in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.6% worked full-time, 29.5% worked part-time, 2.8% were away from work, 3.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.1% were unemployed. 660 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 501 -- 466 --
Family 1,347 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,122 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $501, the median family income was $1,347 and the median household income was $1,122.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Couple family without children 270 35.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 363 47.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 122 16.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 6 0.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 761 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 761 families in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs): of these 35.5% were couple families without children, 47.7% were couple families with children, 16.0% were one parent families and 0.8% 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 Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 996 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,046 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 996 occupied private dwellings were counted in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 893 89.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 29 2.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 30 3.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 44 4.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs), 89.7% were separate houses, 2.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 345 34.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 386 38.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 222 22.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 37 3.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs), 34.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 38.8% were owned with a mortgage and 22.3% were rented.

Landlord type Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 95 42.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 68 30.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 52 23.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 3.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 42.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 30.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 23.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 220 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,733 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $220. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Elderslie (Camden) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 751 75.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 203 20.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 15 1.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Elderslie (Camden) (State Suburbs), 75.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.4% 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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