2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Jerrabomberra

Code SSC17595 (SSC)
People 8,747
Male 4,278
Female 4,469
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 8,008
People born overseas 1,414
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 28
Families 2,390
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,984
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $2,047
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,800
Median weekly rent $270
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Jerrabomberra % Australia %
Total 8,747 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 4,278 48.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 4,469 51.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 50 0.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 8,747 people were usually resident in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs): of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Of the total population 0.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Jerrabomberra % Australia %
People
0-4 years 856 9.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,671 19.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 952 10.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 4,390 50.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 530 6.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 348 4.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 28.9% of people usually resident in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 10.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Jerrabomberra % Australia %
Australian citizenship 8,008 91.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,414 16.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 28 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.6% of people usually resident in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 16.2% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Jerrabomberra % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,024 64.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 526 8.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 115 1.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,558 25.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 64.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) were married, 8.5% were either separated or divorced, 1.8% were widowed and 25.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Jerrabomberra % Australia %
Australia 6,906 79.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Jerrabomberra % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Jerrabomberra % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,434 69.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,136 22.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 227 4.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 77 1.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 78 1.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,026 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 4,952 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 4,952 people aged 15 years and over in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 69.3% worked full-time, 22.9% worked part-time, 4.6% were away from work, 1.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.6% were unemployed. 1,026 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Jerrabomberra % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 919 -- 466 --
Family 2,189 -- 1,171 --
Household 2,047 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $919, the median family income was $2,189 and the median household income was $2,047.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Jerrabomberra % Australia %
Couple family without children 660 27.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,489 62.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 226 9.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 15 0.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,390 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,390 families in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs): of these 27.6% were couple families without children, 62.3% were couple families with children, 9.5% were one parent families and 0.6% 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 Jerrabomberra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,814 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,984 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,814 occupied private dwellings were counted in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Jerrabomberra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,453 87.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 274 9.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 87 3.1 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 Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 87.2% were separate houses, 9.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Jerrabomberra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 489 17.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,601 56.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 601 21.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 120 4.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 17.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 56.9% were owned with a mortgage and 21.4% were rented.

Landlord type Jerrabomberra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 272 45.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 29 4.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 297 49.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 0.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 45.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 4.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 49.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Jerrabomberra % Australia %
Median weekly rent 270 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,800 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $270. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,800. The average people per household was 3.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Jerrabomberra % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,365 84.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 301 10.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 46 1.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 84.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 10.7% were single (or lone) person households and 1.6% 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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