2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bedourie (Diamantina Shire)

Code SSC35211 (SSC)
People 142
Male 78
Female 64
Median age 32
Australian citizenship 124
People born overseas 16
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 32
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 78
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,179
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,987
Median weekly rent $80
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People — demographics
People Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
Total 142 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 78 54.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 64 45.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 40 28.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 142 people were usually resident in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 54.9% were male and 45.1% were female. Of the total population 28.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 8 5.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 16 11.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 26 18.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 72 50.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 12 8.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 8 5.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 32 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.9% of people usually resident in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 14.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 32 years.

Selected characteristics Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 124 87.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 16 11.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 3.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.3% of people usually resident in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 11.3% were born overseas and 3.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 39 33.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 9 7.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 5 4.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 65 55.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 33.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 7.6% were either separated or divorced, 4.2% were widowed and 55.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
Australia 123 86.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 84 81.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 14 13.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 5 4.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 0 0.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 10 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 103 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 103 people aged 15 years and over in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 81.6% worked full-time, 13.6% worked part-time, 4.9% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 0.0% were unemployed. 10 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 617 -- 466 --
Family 1,324 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,179 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $617, the median family income was $1,324 and the median household income was $1,179.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 12 37.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 11 34.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 5 15.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 12.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 32 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 32 families in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 37.5% were couple families without children, 34.4% were couple families with children, 15.6% were one parent families and 12.5% 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 Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 58 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 78 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 58 occupied private dwellings were counted in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 50 86.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 8 13.8 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 Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs), 86.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 8 13.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 0 0.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 46 79.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 8.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 5.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs), 13.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 79.3% were rented.

Landlord type Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % 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 10 21.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 27 58.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 13.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 21.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 58.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 80 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,987 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $80. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,987. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 34 58.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 11 19.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Bedourie (Diamantina Shire) (State Suburbs), 58.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.0% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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