2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Kentlyn - Bal

Code SSC17677 (SSC)
People 650
Male 327
Female 323
Median age 46
Australian citizenship 583
People born overseas 166
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 158
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 242
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,358
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,000
Median weekly rent $47
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People — demographics
People Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Total 650 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 327 50.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 323 49.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 650 people were usually resident in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs): of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Of the total population 0.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 5.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 78 12.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 99 15.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 215 33.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 121 18.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 107 16.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 46 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.1% of people usually resident in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 35.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 46 years.

Selected characteristics Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Australian citizenship 583 89.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 166 25.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.7% of people usually resident in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 25.5% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 284 52.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 49 9.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 49 9.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 158 29.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs) were married, 9.0% were either separated or divorced, 9.0% were widowed and 29.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Australia 445 68.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 201 61.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 97 29.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 12 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 8 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 11 3.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 188 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 329 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 329 people aged 15 years and over in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 61.1% worked full-time, 29.5% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.3% were unemployed. 188 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 498 -- 466 --
Family 1,712 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,358 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $498, the median family income was $1,712 and the median household income was $1,358.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Couple family without children 50 31.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 96 60.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 12 7.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 158 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 158 families in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs): of these 31.6% were couple families without children, 60.8% were couple families with children, 7.6% were one parent families and 0.0% were other families.

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Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 204 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 242 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 204 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 204 100.0 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 Kentlyn - Bal (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 Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 73 35.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 78 38.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 39 19.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 7 3.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 3.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs), 35.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 38.2% were owned with a mortgage and 19.1% were rented.

Landlord type Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 7.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 9 23.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 27 69.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 7.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 23.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 69.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Median weekly rent 47 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,000 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $47. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kentlyn - Bal % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 153 75.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 46 22.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 1.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kentlyn - Bal (State Suburbs), 75.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.5% 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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