2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Toongabbie

Code SSC11981 (SSC)
People 12,343
Male 6,105
Female 6,238
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 10,750
People born overseas 4,155
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 97
Families 3,413
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,673
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,135
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,668
Median weekly rent $225
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Toongabbie % Australia %
Total 12,343 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 6,105 49.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 6,238 50.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 177 1.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 12,343 people were usually resident in Toongabbie (State Suburbs): of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Of the total population 1.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Toongabbie % Australia %
People
0-4 years 911 7.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,598 12.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,703 13.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 5,429 44.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,386 11.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,317 10.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.3% of people usually resident in Toongabbie (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Toongabbie % Australia %
Australian citizenship 10,750 87.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 4,155 33.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 97 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.1% of people usually resident in Toongabbie (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 33.7% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Toongabbie % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,158 52.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 1,010 10.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 450 4.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 3,216 32.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Toongabbie (State Suburbs) were married, 10.3% were either separated or divorced, 4.6% were widowed and 32.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Toongabbie % Australia %
Australia 7,658 62.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Toongabbie % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Toongabbie % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,188 65.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,524 23.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 171 2.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 184 2.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 335 5.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 3,075 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 6,402 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 6,402 people aged 15 years and over in Toongabbie (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 65.4% worked full-time, 23.8% worked part-time, 2.7% were away from work, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.2% were unemployed. 3,075 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Toongabbie % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 508 -- 466 --
Family 1,285 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,135 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Toongabbie (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $508, the median family income was $1,285 and the median household income was $1,135.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Toongabbie % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,032 30.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,776 52.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 548 16.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 57 1.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 3,413 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 3,413 families in Toongabbie (State Suburbs): of these 30.2% were couple families without children, 52.0% were couple families with children, 16.1% were one parent families and 1.7% 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 Toongabbie % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,441 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,673 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 4,441 occupied private dwellings were counted in Toongabbie (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Toongabbie % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,144 70.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,004 22.6 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 289 6.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 0.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Toongabbie (State Suburbs), 70.8% were separate houses, 22.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Toongabbie % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,436 32.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,595 35.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,195 26.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 12 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 202 4.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Toongabbie (State Suburbs), 32.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 35.9% were owned with a mortgage and 26.9% were rented.

Landlord type Toongabbie % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 669 56.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 241 20.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 253 21.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 28 2.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Toongabbie (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 56.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 20.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 21.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Toongabbie % Australia %
Median weekly rent 225 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,668 -- 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 Toongabbie (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $225. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,668. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Toongabbie % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 3,314 74.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 887 20.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 118 2.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Toongabbie (State Suburbs), 74.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.0% were single (or lone) person households and 2.7% 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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