2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire)

Code SSC36677 (SSC)
People 541
Male 278
Female 263
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 518
People born overseas 31
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 158
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 227
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $792
Median monthly mortgage repayment $797
Median weekly rent $120
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
Total 541 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 278 51.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 263 48.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 541 people were usually resident in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 42 7.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 89 16.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 65 12.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 231 42.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 61 11.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 53 9.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.2% of people usually resident in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 518 95.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 31 5.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.7% of people usually resident in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 5.7% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 248 60.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 48 11.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 15 3.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 100 24.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 60.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 11.7% were either separated or divorced, 3.7% were widowed and 24.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
Australia 493 91.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 171 63.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 76 28.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 11 4.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 1.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 10 3.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 130 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 271 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 271 people aged 15 years and over in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.1% worked full-time, 28.0% worked part-time, 4.1% were away from work, 1.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.7% were unemployed. 130 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 396 -- 466 --
Family 933 -- 1,171 --
Household 792 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $396, the median family income was $933 and the median household income was $792.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 73 46.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 71 44.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 14 8.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 158 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 158 families in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 46.2% were couple families without children, 44.9% were couple families with children, 8.9% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 198 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 227 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 198 occupied private dwellings were counted in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 198 100.0 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 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 Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 67 33.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 77 38.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 41 20.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 7 3.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 4.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs), 33.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 38.9% were owned with a mortgage and 20.7% were rented.

Landlord type Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 10 24.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 24 58.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 19.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 24.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 58.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 797 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $797. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 155 78.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 37 18.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 8 4.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Memerambi (Kingaroy Shire) (State Suburbs), 78.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 18.7% were single (or lone) person households and 4.0% 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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