2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mapoon (Mapoon Shire)

Code SSC36629 (SSC)
People 239
Male 130
Female 109
Median age 29
Australian citizenship 239
People born overseas 0
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 59
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 87
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $769
Median monthly mortgage repayment $0
Median weekly rent $52
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
Total 239 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 130 54.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 109 45.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 219 91.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 239 people were usually resident in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 54.4% were male and 45.6% were female. Of the total population 91.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 31 13.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 33 13.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 34 14.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 109 45.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 15 6.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 17 7.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 29 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.8% of people usually resident in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 13.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 29 years.

Selected characteristics Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 239 100.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 0 0.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 100.0% of people usually resident in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 0.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 39 22.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 12 6.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 11 6.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 115 65.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 22.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 6.9% were either separated or divorced, 6.3% were widowed and 65.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
Australia 239 100.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 52 46.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 34 30.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 4 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 19 16.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 3.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 52 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 113 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 113 people aged 15 years and over in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 46.0% worked full-time, 30.1% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 16.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.5% were unemployed. 52 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 230 -- 466 --
Family 599 -- 1,171 --
Household 769 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $230, the median family income was $599 and the median household income was $769.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 12 20.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 24 40.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 15 25.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 8 13.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 59 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 59 families in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 20.3% were couple families without children, 40.7% were couple families with children, 25.4% were one parent families and 13.6% 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 Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 78 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 87 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 78 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 64 82.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 14 17.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs), 82.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 17.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 5 6.4 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) 62 79.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 11 14.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs), 6.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 79.5% were rented.

Landlord type Mapoon (Mapoon 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 6 9.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 46 74.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 14.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 9.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 74.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 52 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 0 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $52. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $0. The average people per household was 3.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.4.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 45 57.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 14 17.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 5.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mapoon (Mapoon Shire) (State Suburbs), 57.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.9% were single (or lone) person households and 5.1% 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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