2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Luddenham

Code SSC17921 (SSC)
People 1,299
Male 645
Female 654
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 1,096
People born overseas 187
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 321
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 426
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,237
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,856
Median weekly rent $225
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Luddenham % Australia %
Total 1,299 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 645 49.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 654 50.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 0.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,299 people were usually resident in Luddenham (State Suburbs): of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Luddenham % Australia %
People
0-4 years 77 5.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 201 15.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 208 16.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 497 38.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 193 14.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 125 9.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.4% of people usually resident in Luddenham (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Luddenham % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,096 84.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 187 14.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 84.4% of people usually resident in Luddenham (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 14.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Luddenham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 579 56.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 78 7.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 35 3.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 331 32.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 56.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Luddenham (State Suburbs) were married, 7.6% were either separated or divorced, 3.4% were widowed and 32.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Luddenham % Australia %
Australia 958 73.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Luddenham % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Luddenham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 383 62.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 166 26.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 2.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 26 4.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 29 4.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 275 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 617 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 617 people aged 15 years and over in Luddenham (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.1% worked full-time, 26.9% worked part-time, 2.1% were away from work, 4.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.7% were unemployed. 275 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Luddenham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 493 -- 466 --
Family 1,262 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,237 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Luddenham (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $493, the median family income was $1,262 and the median household income was $1,237.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Luddenham % Australia %
Couple family without children 107 33.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 174 54.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 40 12.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 321 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 321 families in Luddenham (State Suburbs): of these 33.3% were couple families without children, 54.2% were couple families with children, 12.5% 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 Luddenham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 390 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 426 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 390 occupied private dwellings were counted in Luddenham (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Luddenham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 381 97.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 2.3 702,550 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 Luddenham (State Suburbs), 97.7% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Luddenham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 147 37.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 101 25.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 86 22.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 1.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 54 13.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Luddenham (State Suburbs), 37.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.9% were owned with a mortgage and 22.1% were rented.

Landlord type Luddenham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 37 43.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 3.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 34 39.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 11 12.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Luddenham (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 43.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 39.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Luddenham % Australia %
Median weekly rent 225 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,856 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Luddenham (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $225. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,856. The average people per household was 3.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Luddenham % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 307 78.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 34 8.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 6 1.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Luddenham (State Suburbs), 78.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 8.7% 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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