2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Caboolture (Caboolture Shire)

Code SSC31099 (SSC)
People 15,016
Male 7,296
Female 7,720
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 12,920
People born overseas 2,217
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 46
Families 3,866
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 6,057
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $713
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $180
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People — demographics
People Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Total 15,016 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 7,296 48.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 7,720 51.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 545 3.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 15,016 people were usually resident in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 3.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,125 7.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 2,249 15.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 2,154 14.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 5,644 37.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,497 10.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 2,348 15.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.5% of people usually resident in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 12,920 86.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 2,217 14.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 46 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.0% of people usually resident in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 14.8% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,794 41.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 1,912 16.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 999 8.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 3,940 33.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 41.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 16.4% were either separated or divorced, 8.6% were widowed and 33.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Australia 11,607 77.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,416 56.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,728 28.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 185 3.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 173 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 578 9.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 4,765 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 6,080 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 6,080 people aged 15 years and over in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.2% worked full-time, 28.4% worked part-time, 3.0% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.5% were unemployed. 4,765 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 364 -- 466 --
Family 893 -- 1,171 --
Household 713 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $364, the median family income was $893 and the median household income was $713.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,336 34.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,509 39.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 949 24.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 72 1.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 3,866 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 3,866 families in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 34.6% were couple families without children, 39.0% were couple families with children, 24.5% were one parent families and 1.9% 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 Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,678 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 6,057 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 5,678 occupied private dwellings were counted in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,438 78.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 363 6.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 764 13.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 113 2.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs), 78.2% were separate houses, 6.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.5% were flats, units or apartments and 2.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,297 22.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,478 26.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 2,453 43.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 66 1.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 385 6.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs), 22.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.0% were owned with a mortgage and 43.2% were rented.

Landlord type Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 1,257 51.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 557 22.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 580 23.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 61 2.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 51.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 22.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 23.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 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 Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 3,788 66.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 1,470 25.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 186 3.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Caboolture (Caboolture Shire) (State Suburbs), 66.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.9% were single (or lone) person households and 3.3% 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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