2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Murga

Code SSC18253 (SSC)
People 199
Male 104
Female 95
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 199
People born overseas 8
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 59
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 96
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $762
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,563
Median weekly rent $0
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Murga % Australia %
Total 199 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 104 52.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 95 47.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 199 people were usually resident in Murga (State Suburbs): of these 52.3% were male and 47.7% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Murga % Australia %
People
0-4 years 13 6.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 45 22.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 16 8.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 73 36.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 24 12.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 27 13.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 29.1% of people usually resident in Murga (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Murga % Australia %
Australian citizenship 199 100.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 8 4.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 100.0% of people usually resident in Murga (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 4.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Murga % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 101 72.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 13 9.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 7 5.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 26 18.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 72.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Murga (State Suburbs) were married, 9.3% were either separated or divorced, 5.0% were widowed and 18.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Murga % Australia %
Australia 185 93.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Murga % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Murga % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 68 70.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 19 19.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 3.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 7.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 0 0.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 47 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 97 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 97 people aged 15 years and over in Murga (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 70.1% worked full-time, 19.6% worked part-time, 3.1% were away from work, 7.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 0.0% were unemployed. 47 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Murga % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 354 -- 466 --
Family 1,075 -- 1,171 --
Household 762 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Murga (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $354, the median family income was $1,075 and the median household income was $762.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Murga % Australia %
Couple family without children 27 45.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 27 45.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 5 8.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 59 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 59 families in Murga (State Suburbs): of these 45.8% were couple families without children, 45.8% were couple families with children, 8.5% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Murga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 78 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 96 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 78 occupied private dwellings were counted in Murga (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Murga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 74 94.9 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 5.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Murga (State Suburbs), 94.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 5.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Murga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 43 55.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 23 29.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 10 12.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Murga (State Suburbs), 55.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 29.5% were owned with a mortgage and 12.8% were rented.

Landlord type Murga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 3 30.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 40.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Murga (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 30.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Murga % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,563 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Murga (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $0. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,563. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Murga % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 57 73.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 15 19.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Murga (State Suburbs), 73.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.2% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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