2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Shalvey

Code SSC11905 (SSC)
People 3,731
Male 1,815
Female 1,916
Median age 26
Australian citizenship 3,029
People born overseas 842
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 969
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,159
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $738
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,360
Median weekly rent $154
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Shalvey % Australia %
Total 3,731 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,815 48.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,916 51.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 315 8.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,731 people were usually resident in Shalvey (State Suburbs): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 8.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Shalvey % Australia %
People
0-4 years 335 9.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 796 21.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 660 17.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,374 36.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 365 9.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 200 5.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 26 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 30.3% of people usually resident in Shalvey (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 15.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 26 years.

Selected characteristics Shalvey % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,029 81.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 842 22.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 81.2% of people usually resident in Shalvey (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 22.6% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Shalvey % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,057 40.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 335 12.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 100 3.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,110 42.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 40.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Shalvey (State Suburbs) were married, 12.9% were either separated or divorced, 3.8% were widowed and 42.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Shalvey % Australia %
Australia 2,576 69.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Shalvey % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Shalvey % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 754 55.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 297 22.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 44 3.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 69 5.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 189 14.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,064 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,353 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,353 people aged 15 years and over in Shalvey (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 55.7% worked full-time, 22.0% worked part-time, 3.3% were away from work, 5.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 14.0% were unemployed. 1,064 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Shalvey % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 341 -- 466 --
Family 769 -- 1,171 --
Household 738 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Shalvey (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $341, the median family income was $769 and the median household income was $738.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Shalvey % Australia %
Couple family without children 173 17.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 432 44.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 350 36.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 14 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 969 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 969 families in Shalvey (State Suburbs): of these 17.9% were couple families without children, 44.6% were couple families with children, 36.1% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Shalvey % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,123 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,159 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,123 occupied private dwellings were counted in Shalvey (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Shalvey % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 990 88.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 133 11.8 702,550 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 Shalvey (State Suburbs), 88.2% were separate houses, 11.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Shalvey % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 166 14.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 297 26.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 582 51.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 8 0.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 70 6.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Shalvey (State Suburbs), 14.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.4% were owned with a mortgage and 51.8% were rented.

Landlord type Shalvey % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 76 13.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 446 76.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 52 8.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 1.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Shalvey (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 13.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 76.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 8.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Shalvey % Australia %
Median weekly rent 154 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,360 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Shalvey (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $154. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,360. The average people per household was 3.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Shalvey % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 927 82.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 136 12.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 12 1.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Shalvey (State Suburbs), 82.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 12.1% 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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