2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Jericho (Jericho Shire)

Code SSC36353 (SSC)
People 309
Male 162
Female 147
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 288
People born overseas 11
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6
Families 87
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 204
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $634
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,000
Median weekly rent $0
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People — demographics
People Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
Total 309 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 162 52.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 147 47.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 1.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 309 people were usually resident in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 52.4% were male and 47.6% were female. Of the total population 1.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 14 4.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 37 12.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 41 13.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 135 43.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 39 12.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 42 13.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.5% of people usually resident in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 288 93.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 11 3.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6 1.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.2% of people usually resident in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 3.6% were born overseas and 1.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 160 62.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 25 9.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 16 6.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 61 23.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 62.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 9.7% were either separated or divorced, 6.2% were widowed and 23.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
Australia 280 90.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 136 76.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 26 14.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 6 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 8 4.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 1.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 63 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 179 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 179 people aged 15 years and over in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 76.0% worked full-time, 14.5% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 4.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.7% were unemployed. 63 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 387 -- 466 --
Family 860 -- 1,171 --
Household 634 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $387, the median family income was $860 and the median household income was $634.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 40 46.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 40 46.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 4 4.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 3.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 87 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 87 families in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 46.0% were couple families without children, 46.0% were couple families with children, 4.6% were one parent families and 3.4% 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 Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 142 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 204 -- 8,426,559 --

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

Dwelling structure Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 127 89.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 2.1 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 Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs), 89.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 8.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 66 46.5 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) 35 24.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 8 5.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 8.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs), 46.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 13.4% were owned with a mortgage and 24.6% were rented.

Landlord type Jericho (Jericho 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 3 8.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 18 51.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 15 42.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 8.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 51.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,000 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $0. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Jericho (Jericho Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 87 61.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 35 24.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 3.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Jericho (Jericho Shire) (State Suburbs), 61.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.6% were single (or lone) person households and 3.5% 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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