2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Pelaw Main - Bal

Code SSC18521 (SSC)
People 836
Male 442
Female 394
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 796
People born overseas 39
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 238
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 350
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $685
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
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People — demographics
People Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
Total 836 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 442 52.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 394 47.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 17 2.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 836 people were usually resident in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs): of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Of the total population 2.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
People
0-4 years 59 7.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 123 14.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 100 12.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 337 40.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 108 12.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 109 13.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.8% of people usually resident in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
Australian citizenship 796 95.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 39 4.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.2% of people usually resident in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 4.7% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 299 45.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 115 17.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 34 5.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 207 31.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs) were married, 17.6% were either separated or divorced, 5.2% were widowed and 31.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
Australia 760 90.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 181 52.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 116 33.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 10 2.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 8 2.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 32 9.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 283 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 347 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 347 people aged 15 years and over in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 52.2% worked full-time, 33.4% worked part-time, 2.9% were away from work, 2.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.2% were unemployed. 283 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 326 -- 466 --
Family 857 -- 1,171 --
Household 685 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $326, the median family income was $857 and the median household income was $685.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
Couple family without children 91 38.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 89 37.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 54 22.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 1.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 238 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 238 families in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs): of these 38.2% were couple families without children, 37.4% were couple families with children, 22.7% were one parent families and 1.7% were other families.

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Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 326 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 350 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 326 occupied private dwellings were counted in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 307 94.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 1.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 14 4.3 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 Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs), 94.2% were separate houses, 1.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 130 39.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 100 30.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 74 22.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 6.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs), 39.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.7% were owned with a mortgage and 22.7% were rented.

Landlord type Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 59 79.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 4.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 16 21.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 79.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 4.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 21.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pelaw Main - Bal % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 231 70.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 73 22.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 14 4.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Pelaw Main - Bal (State Suburbs), 70.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.4% were single (or lone) person households and 4.3% 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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