2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Austral

Code SSC16109 (SSC)
People 2,801
Male 1,405
Female 1,396
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 2,343
People born overseas 851
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 703
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 892
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $997
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,600
Median weekly rent $210
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Austral % Australia %
Total 2,801 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,405 50.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,396 49.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 0.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,801 people were usually resident in Austral (State Suburbs): of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Austral % Australia %
People
0-4 years 191 6.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 468 16.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 365 13.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,017 36.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 316 11.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 443 15.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.5% of people usually resident in Austral (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Austral % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,343 83.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 851 30.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 83.6% of people usually resident in Austral (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 30.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Austral % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,157 54.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 144 6.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 219 10.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 622 29.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Austral (State Suburbs) were married, 6.7% were either separated or divorced, 10.2% were widowed and 29.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Austral % Australia %
Australia 1,776 63.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Austral % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Austral % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 724 60.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 310 25.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 31 2.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 63 5.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 67 5.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 685 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,195 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,195 people aged 15 years and over in Austral (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.6% worked full-time, 25.9% worked part-time, 2.6% were away from work, 5.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.6% were unemployed. 685 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Austral % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 384 -- 466 --
Family 1,063 -- 1,171 --
Household 997 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Austral (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $384, the median family income was $1,063 and the median household income was $997.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Austral % Australia %
Couple family without children 201 28.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 394 56.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 99 14.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 9 1.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 703 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 703 families in Austral (State Suburbs): of these 28.6% were couple families without children, 56.0% were couple families with children, 14.1% were one parent families and 1.3% 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 Austral % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 830 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 892 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 830 occupied private dwellings were counted in Austral (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Austral % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 805 97.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10 1.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 15 1.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Austral (State Suburbs), 97.0% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Austral % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 372 44.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 176 21.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 229 27.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 48 5.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Austral (State Suburbs), 44.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.2% were owned with a mortgage and 27.6% were rented.

Landlord type Austral % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 113 49.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 97 42.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 17 7.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Austral (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 49.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 42.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Austral % Australia %
Median weekly rent 210 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,600 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Austral (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $210. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,600. The average people per household was 3.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Austral % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 672 81.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 128 15.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 1.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Austral (State Suburbs), 81.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.4% 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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