2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Raby

Code SSC11831 (SSC)
People 6,087
Male 3,064
Female 3,023
Median age 31
Australian citizenship 5,447
People born overseas 1,404
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 18
Families 1,670
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,978
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,345
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,517
Median weekly rent $220
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People — demographics
People Raby % Australia %
Total 6,087 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,064 50.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,023 49.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 95 1.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 6,087 people were usually resident in Raby (State Suburbs): of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Of the total population 1.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Raby % Australia %
People
0-4 years 380 6.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 946 15.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,187 19.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,787 45.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 505 8.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 283 4.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 31 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.8% of people usually resident in Raby (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 12.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 31 years.

Selected characteristics Raby % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,447 89.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,404 23.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 18 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.5% of people usually resident in Raby (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 23.1% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Raby % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,534 53.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 479 10.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 109 2.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,637 34.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Raby (State Suburbs) were married, 10.1% were either separated or divorced, 2.3% were widowed and 34.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Raby % Australia %
Australia 4,378 71.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Raby % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Raby % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,263 64.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 851 24.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 110 3.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 83 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 213 6.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,063 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,520 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 3,520 people aged 15 years and over in Raby (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 64.3% worked full-time, 24.2% worked part-time, 3.1% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.1% were unemployed. 1,063 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Raby % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 549 -- 466 --
Family 1,422 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,345 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Raby (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $549, the median family income was $1,422 and the median household income was $1,345.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Raby % Australia %
Couple family without children 402 24.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 998 59.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 256 15.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 14 0.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,670 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,670 families in Raby (State Suburbs): of these 24.1% were couple families without children, 59.8% were couple families with children, 15.3% were one parent families and 0.8% 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 Raby % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,927 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,978 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,927 occupied private dwellings were counted in Raby (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Raby % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,826 94.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 98 5.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Raby (State Suburbs), 94.8% were separate houses, 5.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Raby % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 474 24.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,059 55.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 295 15.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 12 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 88 4.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Raby (State Suburbs), 24.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 55.0% were owned with a mortgage and 15.3% were rented.

Landlord type Raby % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 223 75.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 69 23.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 1.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Raby (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 75.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 23.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Raby % Australia %
Median weekly rent 220 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,517 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Raby (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $220. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517. The average people per household was 3.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Raby % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,630 84.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 217 11.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 21 1.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Raby (State Suburbs), 84.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 11.3% were single (or lone) person households and 1.1% 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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