2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Lowanna

Code SSC17901 (SSC)
People 335
Male 178
Female 157
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 312
People born overseas 34
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 88
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 190
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $559
Median monthly mortgage repayment $729
Median weekly rent $120
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Lowanna % Australia %
Total 335 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 178 53.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 157 46.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 5.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 335 people were usually resident in Lowanna (State Suburbs): of these 53.1% were male and 46.9% were female. Of the total population 5.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Lowanna % Australia %
People
0-4 years 20 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 57 17.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 47 14.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 142 42.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 44 13.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 25 7.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.0% of people usually resident in Lowanna (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Lowanna % Australia %
Australian citizenship 312 93.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 34 10.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.1% of people usually resident in Lowanna (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 10.1% were born overseas and 0.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Lowanna % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 104 40.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 56 21.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 9 3.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 91 35.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 40.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Lowanna (State Suburbs) were married, 21.7% were either separated or divorced, 3.5% were widowed and 35.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Lowanna % Australia %
Australia 278 83.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Lowanna % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lowanna % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 66 52.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 31 24.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 25 20.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 128 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 125 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 125 people aged 15 years and over in Lowanna (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 52.8% worked full-time, 24.8% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 20.0% were unemployed. 128 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lowanna % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 246 -- 466 --
Family 602 -- 1,171 --
Household 559 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Lowanna (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $246, the median family income was $602 and the median household income was $559.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Lowanna % Australia %
Couple family without children 31 35.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 29 33.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 28 31.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 88 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 88 families in Lowanna (State Suburbs): of these 35.2% were couple families without children, 33.0% were couple families with children, 31.8% 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 Lowanna % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 148 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 190 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 148 occupied private dwellings were counted in Lowanna (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Lowanna % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 148 100.0 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 Lowanna (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 Lowanna % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 64 43.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 44 29.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 31 20.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 6.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Lowanna (State Suburbs), 43.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 29.7% were owned with a mortgage and 20.9% were rented.

Landlord type Lowanna % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 10 32.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 24 77.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Lowanna (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 32.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 77.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Lowanna % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 729 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Lowanna (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $729. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lowanna % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 87 58.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 49 33.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 3.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Lowanna (State Suburbs), 58.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 33.1% were single (or lone) person households and 3.4% 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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