2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Broadford

Code SSC25221 (SSC)
People 3,625
Male 1,808
Female 1,817
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 3,332
People born overseas 318
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 988
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,417
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $847
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,000
Median weekly rent $160
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Broadford % Australia %
Total 3,625 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,808 49.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,817 50.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 44 1.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,625 people were usually resident in Broadford (State Suburbs): of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Broadford % Australia %
People
0-4 years 255 7.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 603 16.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 483 13.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,456 40.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 388 10.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 439 12.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.7% of people usually resident in Broadford (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Broadford % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,332 91.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 318 8.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.9% of people usually resident in Broadford (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 8.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Broadford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,383 50.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 370 13.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 138 5.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 878 31.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Broadford (State Suburbs) were married, 13.4% were either separated or divorced, 5.0% were widowed and 31.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Broadford % Australia %
Australia 3,138 86.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Broadford % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Broadford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 966 58.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 483 29.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 60 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 55 3.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 86 5.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 983 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,650 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,650 people aged 15 years and over in Broadford (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.5% worked full-time, 29.3% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 3.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.2% were unemployed. 983 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Broadford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 393 -- 466 --
Family 1,012 -- 1,171 --
Household 847 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Broadford (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $393, the median family income was $1,012 and the median household income was $847.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Broadford % Australia %
Couple family without children 334 33.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 467 47.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 178 18.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 9 0.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 988 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 988 families in Broadford (State Suburbs): of these 33.8% were couple families without children, 47.3% were couple families with children, 18.0% were one parent families and 0.9% 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 Broadford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,299 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,417 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,299 occupied private dwellings were counted in Broadford (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Broadford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,235 95.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 58 4.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Broadford (State Suburbs), 95.1% were separate houses, 0.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Broadford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 414 31.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 576 44.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 244 18.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 59 4.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Broadford (State Suburbs), 31.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 44.3% were owned with a mortgage and 18.8% were rented.

Landlord type Broadford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 131 53.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 32 13.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 70 28.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 13 5.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Broadford (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 53.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 13.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 28.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Broadford % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,000 -- 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 Broadford (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,000. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Broadford % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 972 74.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 277 21.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 24 1.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Broadford (State Suburbs), 74.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 21.3% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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