2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Catherine Field

Code SSC16691 (SSC)
People 2,023
Male 1,046
Female 977
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 1,823
People born overseas 426
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11
Families 539
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 619
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $1,202
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,880
Median weekly rent $220
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Catherine Field % Australia %
Total 2,023 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,046 51.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 977 48.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 0.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,023 people were usually resident in Catherine Field (State Suburbs): of these 51.7% were male and 48.3% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Catherine Field % Australia %
People
0-4 years 119 5.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 329 16.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 310 15.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 819 40.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 270 13.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 177 8.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.1% of people usually resident in Catherine Field (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Catherine Field % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,823 90.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 426 21.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.1% of people usually resident in Catherine Field (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 21.1% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Catherine Field % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 898 57.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 112 7.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 60 3.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 508 32.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Catherine Field (State Suburbs) were married, 7.1% were either separated or divorced, 3.8% were widowed and 32.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Catherine Field % Australia %
Australia 1,494 73.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Catherine Field % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Catherine Field % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Catherine Field % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 651 63.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 259 25.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 17 1.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 54 5.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 41 4.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 476 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,022 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,022 people aged 15 years and over in Catherine Field (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.7% worked full-time, 25.3% worked part-time, 1.7% were away from work, 5.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.0% were unemployed. 476 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Catherine Field % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Catherine Field % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 475 -- 466 --
Family 1,224 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,202 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Catherine Field (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $475, the median family income was $1,224 and the median household income was $1,202.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Catherine Field % Australia %
Couple family without children 143 26.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 320 59.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 68 12.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 8 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 539 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 539 families in Catherine Field (State Suburbs): of these 26.5% were couple families without children, 59.4% were couple families with children, 12.6% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Catherine Field % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 603 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 619 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 603 occupied private dwellings were counted in Catherine Field (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Catherine Field % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 599 99.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 0.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Catherine Field (State Suburbs), 99.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Catherine Field % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 292 48.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 182 30.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 90 14.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 38 6.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Catherine Field (State Suburbs), 48.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.2% were owned with a mortgage and 14.9% were rented.

Landlord type Catherine Field % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 40 44.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 43 47.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 4.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Catherine Field (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 44.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 47.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Catherine Field % Australia %
Median weekly rent 220 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,880 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Catherine Field (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $220. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,880. The average people per household was 3.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Catherine Field % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 507 84.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 58 9.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 12 2.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Catherine Field (State Suburbs), 84.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 9.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.0% 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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