2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Shanes Park

Code SSC18767 (SSC)
People 389
Male 203
Female 186
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 333
People born overseas 96
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 94
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 119
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $1,142
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,950
Median weekly rent $220
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Shanes Park % Australia %
Total 389 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 203 52.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 186 47.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 17 4.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 389 people were usually resident in Shanes Park (State Suburbs): of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Of the total population 4.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Shanes Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 29 7.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 71 18.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 37 9.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 180 46.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 38 9.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 34 8.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 25.7% of people usually resident in Shanes Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Shanes Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 333 85.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 96 24.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.6% of people usually resident in Shanes Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 24.7% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Shanes Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 162 56.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 25 8.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 14 4.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 86 29.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 56.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Shanes Park (State Suburbs) were married, 8.7% were either separated or divorced, 4.8% were widowed and 29.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Shanes Park % Australia %
Australia 264 67.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Shanes Park % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Shanes Park % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Shanes Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 108 58.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 49 26.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 7 3.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 6.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 9 4.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 80 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 184 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 184 people aged 15 years and over in Shanes Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.7% worked full-time, 26.6% worked part-time, 3.8% were away from work, 6.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.9% were unemployed. 80 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Shanes Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Shanes Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 442 -- 466 --
Family 1,222 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,142 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Shanes Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $442, the median family income was $1,222 and the median household income was $1,142.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Shanes Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 25 26.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 63 67.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 6 6.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 94 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 94 families in Shanes Park (State Suburbs): of these 26.6% were couple families without children, 67.0% were couple families with children, 6.4% 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 Shanes Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 111 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 119 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 111 occupied private dwellings were counted in Shanes Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Shanes Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 111 100.0 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 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 Shanes Park (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Shanes Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 52 46.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 34 30.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 17 15.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 9.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Shanes Park (State Suburbs), 46.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.6% were owned with a mortgage and 15.3% were rented.

Landlord type Shanes Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 8 47.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 13 76.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Shanes Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 47.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 76.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Shanes Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 220 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,950 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Shanes Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $220. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,950. The average people per household was 3.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Shanes Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 89 80.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 19 17.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 3.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Shanes Park (State Suburbs), 80.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.1% were single (or lone) person households and 3.6% 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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