2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Gravesend

Code SSC17367 (SSC)
People 276
Male 145
Female 131
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 261
People born overseas 10
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 80
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 125
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $780
Median monthly mortgage repayment $840
Median weekly rent $80
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Gravesend % Australia %
Total 276 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 145 52.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 131 47.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 4.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 276 people were usually resident in Gravesend (State Suburbs): of these 52.5% were male and 47.5% were female. Of the total population 4.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Gravesend % Australia %
People
0-4 years 13 4.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 44 15.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 28 10.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 114 41.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 40 14.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 35 12.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.7% of people usually resident in Gravesend (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Gravesend % Australia %
Australian citizenship 261 94.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 10 3.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.6% of people usually resident in Gravesend (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 3.6% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Gravesend % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 113 52.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 31 14.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 14 6.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 60 27.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Gravesend (State Suburbs) were married, 14.3% were either separated or divorced, 6.5% were widowed and 27.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Gravesend % Australia %
Australia 264 95.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Gravesend % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gravesend % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 98 74.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 21 15.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 7 5.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 2.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 2.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 79 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 132 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 132 people aged 15 years and over in Gravesend (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 74.2% worked full-time, 15.9% worked part-time, 5.3% were away from work, 2.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.3% were unemployed. 79 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Gravesend % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 383 -- 466 --
Family 1,018 -- 1,171 --
Household 780 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Gravesend (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $383, the median family income was $1,018 and the median household income was $780.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Gravesend % Australia %
Couple family without children 31 38.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 32 40.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 13 16.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 5.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 80 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 80 families in Gravesend (State Suburbs): of these 38.8% were couple families without children, 40.0% were couple families with children, 16.3% were one parent families and 5.0% 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 Gravesend % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 103 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 125 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 103 occupied private dwellings were counted in Gravesend (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Gravesend % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 103 100.0 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 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 Gravesend (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Gravesend % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 50 48.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 32 31.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 17 16.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 3.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Gravesend (State Suburbs), 48.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.1% were owned with a mortgage and 16.5% were rented.

Landlord type Gravesend % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 17 100.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Gravesend (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 100.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Gravesend % Australia %
Median weekly rent 80 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 840 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Gravesend (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $80. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $840. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gravesend % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 74 71.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 24 23.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 3.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Gravesend (State Suburbs), 71.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.3% were single (or lone) person households and 3.9% 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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