2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

North Star

Code SSC18397 (SSC)
People 327
Male 185
Female 142
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 299
People born overseas 9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 82
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 211
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $814
Median monthly mortgage repayment $696
Median weekly rent $0
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People North Star % Australia %
Total 327 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 185 56.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 142 43.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 4.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 327 people were usually resident in North Star (State Suburbs): of these 56.6% were male and 43.4% were female. Of the total population 4.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age North Star % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 10.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 58 17.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 36 11.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 140 42.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 36 11.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 24 7.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 27.8% of people usually resident in North Star (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics North Star % Australia %
Australian citizenship 299 91.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 9 2.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.4% of people usually resident in North Star (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 2.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status North Star % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 131 55.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 20 8.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 6 2.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 77 32.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in North Star (State Suburbs) were married, 8.5% were either separated or divorced, 2.5% were widowed and 32.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth North Star % Australia %
Australia 295 90.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses North Star % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) North Star % Australia %

People — employment
Employment North Star % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 115 69.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 35 21.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 3.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 10 6.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 49 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 166 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 166 people aged 15 years and over in North Star (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 69.3% worked full-time, 21.1% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.0% were unemployed. 49 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation North Star % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes North Star % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 503 -- 466 --
Family 1,058 -- 1,171 --
Household 814 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in North Star (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $503, the median family income was $1,058 and the median household income was $814.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition North Star % Australia %
Couple family without children 32 39.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 43 52.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 3 3.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 4.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 82 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 82 families in North Star (State Suburbs): of these 39.0% were couple families without children, 52.4% were couple families with children, 3.7% were one parent families and 4.9% 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 North Star % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 122 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 211 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 122 occupied private dwellings were counted in North Star (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure North Star % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 118 96.7 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 3.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in North Star (State Suburbs), 96.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure North Star % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 47 38.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 7 5.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 44 36.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 11 9.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 13 10.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in North Star (State Suburbs), 38.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 5.7% were owned with a mortgage and 36.1% were rented.

Landlord type North Star % 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 31 70.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 13 29.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in North Star (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 70.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics North Star % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 696 -- 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 North Star (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $0. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $696. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition North Star % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 81 66.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 25 20.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 4.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in North Star (State Suburbs), 66.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.5% were single (or lone) person households and 4.1% 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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