2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Lethbridge Park

Code SSC11579 (SSC)
People 4,633
Male 2,244
Female 2,389
Median age 31
Australian citizenship 3,752
People born overseas 953
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16
Families 1,186
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,726
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $635
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,212
Median weekly rent $140
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People — demographics
People Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Total 4,633 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,244 48.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,389 51.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 347 7.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,633 people were usually resident in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs): of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Of the total population 7.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Lethbridge Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 372 8.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 928 20.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 643 13.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,677 36.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 586 12.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 426 9.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 31 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 28.1% of people usually resident in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 31 years.

Selected characteristics Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,752 81.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 953 20.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 81.0% of people usually resident in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 20.6% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Lethbridge Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,236 37.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 523 15.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 202 6.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,371 41.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 37.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs) were married, 15.7% were either separated or divorced, 6.1% were widowed and 41.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Australia 3,230 69.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Lethbridge Park % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Lethbridge Park % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Lethbridge Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 838 54.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 324 21.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 48 3.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 61 4.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 261 17.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,510 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,532 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,532 people aged 15 years and over in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 54.7% worked full-time, 21.1% worked part-time, 3.1% were away from work, 4.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 17.0% were unemployed. 1,510 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Lethbridge Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 319 -- 466 --
Family 711 -- 1,171 --
Household 635 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $319, the median family income was $711 and the median household income was $635.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 298 25.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 417 35.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 450 37.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 21 1.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,186 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,186 families in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs): of these 25.1% were couple families without children, 35.2% were couple families with children, 37.9% were one parent families and 1.8% 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 Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,642 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,726 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,642 occupied private dwellings were counted in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,477 90.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 0.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 158 9.6 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 Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs), 90.0% were separate houses, 0.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 304 18.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 380 23.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 826 50.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 12 0.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 123 7.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs), 18.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 23.1% were owned with a mortgage and 50.3% were rented.

Landlord type Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 168 20.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 582 70.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 60 7.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 16 1.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 20.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 70.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 7.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 140 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,212 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $140. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,212. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lethbridge Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,139 69.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 387 23.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 40 2.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Lethbridge Park (State Suburbs), 69.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.4% 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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