2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Pilliga

Code SSC18539 (SSC)
People 273
Male 149
Female 124
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 255
People born overseas 13
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 69
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 174
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $507
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,100
Median weekly rent $60
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Pilliga % Australia %
Total 273 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 149 54.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 124 45.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 52 19.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 273 people were usually resident in Pilliga (State Suburbs): of these 54.6% were male and 45.4% were female. Of the total population 19.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Pilliga % Australia %
People
0-4 years 28 10.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 40 14.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 21 7.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 115 42.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 26 9.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 39 14.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.9% of people usually resident in Pilliga (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Pilliga % Australia %
Australian citizenship 255 93.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 13 4.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.4% of people usually resident in Pilliga (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 4.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Pilliga % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 81 40.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 43 21.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 11 5.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 73 36.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 40.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Pilliga (State Suburbs) were married, 21.4% were either separated or divorced, 5.5% were widowed and 36.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Pilliga % Australia %
Australia 240 87.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Pilliga % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Pilliga % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 69 57.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 25 20.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 6 5.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 5.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 13 10.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 68 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 120 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 120 people aged 15 years and over in Pilliga (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.5% worked full-time, 20.8% worked part-time, 5.0% were away from work, 5.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 10.8% were unemployed. 68 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Pilliga % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 299 -- 466 --
Family 585 -- 1,171 --
Household 507 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Pilliga (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $299, the median family income was $585 and the median household income was $507.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Pilliga % Australia %
Couple family without children 27 39.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 27 39.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 11 15.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 5.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 69 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 69 families in Pilliga (State Suburbs): of these 39.1% were couple families without children, 39.1% were couple families with children, 15.9% were one parent families and 5.8% 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 Pilliga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 139 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 174 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 139 occupied private dwellings were counted in Pilliga (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Pilliga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 112 80.6 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 27 19.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Pilliga (State Suburbs), 80.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 19.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Pilliga % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 67 48.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 11 7.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 47 33.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 11 7.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Pilliga (State Suburbs), 48.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 7.9% were owned with a mortgage and 33.8% were rented.

Landlord type Pilliga % 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 3 6.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 36 76.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 17.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Pilliga (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 6.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 76.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Pilliga % Australia %
Median weekly rent 60 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,100 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Pilliga (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $60. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,100. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pilliga % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 68 48.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 37 26.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 2.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Pilliga (State Suburbs), 48.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.2% 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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