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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Kennedy (Cardwell Shire)

Code SSC36417 (SSC)
People 312
Male 163
Female 149
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 286
People born overseas 42
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7
Families 89
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 137
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $784
Median monthly mortgage repayment $900
Median weekly rent $100
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People — demographics
People Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
Total 312 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 163 52.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 149 47.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 8.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 312 people were usually resident in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Of the total population 8.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 7.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 44 14.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 27 8.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 142 45.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 49 15.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 23 7.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.2% of people usually resident in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 286 91.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 42 13.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7 2.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.7% of people usually resident in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 13.5% were born overseas and 2.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 133 55.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 25 10.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 12 5.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 75 31.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 10.4% were either separated or divorced, 5.0% were widowed and 31.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
Australia 242 77.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 92 53.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 63 36.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 4 2.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 2.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 4.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 65 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 172 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 172 people aged 15 years and over in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 53.5% worked full-time, 36.6% worked part-time, 2.3% were away from work, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.7% were unemployed. 65 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 421 -- 466 --
Family 824 -- 1,171 --
Household 784 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $421, the median family income was $824 and the median household income was $784.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 45 50.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 32 36.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 12 13.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 89 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 89 families in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 50.6% were couple families without children, 36.0% were couple families with children, 13.5% 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 Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 119 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 137 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 119 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 108 90.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 4 3.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 7 5.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs), 90.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.4% were flats, units or apartments and 5.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 50 42.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 32 26.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 26 21.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 11 9.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs), 42.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.9% were owned with a mortgage and 21.8% were rented.

Landlord type Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 5 19.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 4 15.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 15 57.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 19.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 19.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 15.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 57.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 900 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $900. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.3.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 86 72.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 15 12.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 10 8.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kennedy (Cardwell Shire) (State Suburbs), 72.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 12.6% were single (or lone) person households and 8.4% 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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