2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Karangi

Code SSC17643 (SSC)
People 850
Male 433
Female 417
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 771
People born overseas 114
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7
Families 238
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 334
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $868
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,100
Median weekly rent $180
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Karangi % Australia %
Total 850 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 433 50.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 417 49.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 2.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 850 people were usually resident in Karangi (State Suburbs): of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Of the total population 2.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Karangi % Australia %
People
0-4 years 46 5.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 149 17.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 94 11.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 363 42.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 119 14.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 78 9.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.9% of people usually resident in Karangi (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Karangi % Australia %
Australian citizenship 771 90.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 114 13.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.7% of people usually resident in Karangi (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 13.4% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Karangi % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 398 60.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 64 9.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 28 4.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 165 25.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 60.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Karangi (State Suburbs) were married, 9.8% were either separated or divorced, 4.3% were widowed and 25.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Karangi % Australia %
Australia 692 81.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Karangi % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Karangi % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 212 49.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 155 36.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 23 5.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 12 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 25 5.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 201 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 427 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 427 people aged 15 years and over in Karangi (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 49.6% worked full-time, 36.3% worked part-time, 5.4% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.9% were unemployed. 201 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Karangi % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 371 -- 466 --
Family 1,010 -- 1,171 --
Household 868 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Karangi (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $371, the median family income was $1,010 and the median household income was $868.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Karangi % Australia %
Couple family without children 104 43.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 109 45.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 25 10.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 238 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 238 families in Karangi (State Suburbs): of these 43.7% were couple families without children, 45.8% were couple families with children, 10.5% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Karangi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 305 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 334 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 305 occupied private dwellings were counted in Karangi (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Karangi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 301 98.7 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 1.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Karangi (State Suburbs), 98.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Karangi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 121 39.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 117 38.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 51 16.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 1.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 14 4.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Karangi (State Suburbs), 39.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 38.4% were owned with a mortgage and 16.7% were rented.

Landlord type Karangi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 14 27.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 32 62.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 7.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Karangi (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 27.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 62.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Karangi % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,100 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Karangi (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,100. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Karangi % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 237 77.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 49 16.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 3.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Karangi (State Suburbs), 77.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.1% were single (or lone) person households and 3.0% 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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