2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Digby

Code SSC25477 (SSC)
People 369
Male 197
Female 172
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 349
People born overseas 27
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 102
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 182
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $949
Median monthly mortgage repayment $639
Median weekly rent $50
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Digby % Australia %
Total 369 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 197 53.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 172 46.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 369 people were usually resident in Digby (State Suburbs): of these 53.4% were male and 46.6% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Digby % Australia %
People
0-4 years 23 6.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 58 15.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 27 7.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 145 39.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 63 17.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 51 13.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.0% of people usually resident in Digby (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 30.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Digby % Australia %
Australian citizenship 349 94.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 27 7.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.6% of people usually resident in Digby (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 7.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Digby % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 171 59.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 40 14.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 14 4.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 60 21.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Digby (State Suburbs) were married, 14.0% were either separated or divorced, 4.9% were widowed and 21.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Digby % Australia %
Australia 318 86.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Digby % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Digby % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 124 62.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 49 24.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 4.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 12 6.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 2.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 73 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 197 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 197 people aged 15 years and over in Digby (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.9% worked full-time, 24.9% worked part-time, 4.1% were away from work, 6.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.0% were unemployed. 73 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Digby % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 471 -- 466 --
Family 1,129 -- 1,171 --
Household 949 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Digby (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $471, the median family income was $1,129 and the median household income was $949.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Digby % Australia %
Couple family without children 51 50.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 46 45.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 5 4.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 102 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 102 families in Digby (State Suburbs): of these 50.0% were couple families without children, 45.1% were couple families with children, 4.9% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Digby % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 146 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 182 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 146 occupied private dwellings were counted in Digby (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Digby % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 146 100.0 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 Digby (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 Digby % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 83 56.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 37 25.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 15 10.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 3.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 4.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Digby (State Suburbs), 56.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.3% were owned with a mortgage and 10.3% were rented.

Landlord type Digby % 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 7 46.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 33.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Digby (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 46.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Digby % Australia %
Median weekly rent 50 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 639 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Digby (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $50. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $639. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Digby % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 101 69.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 38 26.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 2.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Digby (State Suburbs), 69.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.0% were single (or lone) person households and 2.7% 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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