2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Clare (Burdekin Shire)

Code SSC35595 (SSC)
People 410
Male 223
Female 187
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 376
People born overseas 53
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6
Families 104
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 169
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,050
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,170
Median weekly rent $100
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People — demographics
People Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
Total 410 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 223 54.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 187 45.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 1.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 410 people were usually resident in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 54.4% were male and 45.6% were female. Of the total population 1.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 8.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 76 18.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 51 12.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 182 44.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 43 10.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 25 6.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.6% of people usually resident in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 16.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 376 91.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 53 12.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6 1.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.7% of people usually resident in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 12.9% were born overseas and 1.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 190 63.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 16 5.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 8 2.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 86 28.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 63.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 5.3% were either separated or divorced, 2.7% were widowed and 28.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
Australia 340 82.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 169 77.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 41 18.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 4 1.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 1.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 67 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 218 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 218 people aged 15 years and over in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 77.5% worked full-time, 18.8% worked part-time, 1.8% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.8% were unemployed. 67 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 466 -- 466 --
Family 1,131 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,050 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $466, the median family income was $1,131 and the median household income was $1,050.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 35 33.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 62 59.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 7 6.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 104 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 104 families in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 33.7% were couple families without children, 59.6% were couple families with children, 6.7% 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 Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 142 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 169 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 142 occupied private dwellings were counted in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 127 89.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 2.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 12 8.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs), 89.4% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 8.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 50 35.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 19 13.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 54 38.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 11 7.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 7.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs), 35.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 13.4% were owned with a mortgage and 38.0% were rented.

Landlord type Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 10 18.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 5.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 41 75.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 7.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 18.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 5.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 75.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,170 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,170. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Clare (Burdekin Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 104 73.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 23 16.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 2.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Clare (Burdekin Shire) (State Suburbs), 73.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.2% were single (or lone) person households and 2.1% 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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