2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Monkland (Cooloola Shire)

Code SSC36765 (SSC)
People 1,042
Male 505
Female 537
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 947
People born overseas 94
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 301
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 468
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $705
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $155
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Total 1,042 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 505 48.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 537 51.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 52 5.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,042 people were usually resident in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Of the total population 5.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 82 7.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 150 14.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 145 13.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 408 39.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 109 10.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 149 14.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.3% of people usually resident in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 947 90.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 94 9.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.9% of people usually resident in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 9.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 383 47.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 114 14.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 52 6.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 261 32.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 14.1% were either separated or divorced, 6.4% were widowed and 32.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Australia 891 85.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 269 56.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 148 30.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 17 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 15 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 30 6.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 292 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 479 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 479 people aged 15 years and over in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.2% worked full-time, 30.9% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.3% were unemployed. 292 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 381 -- 466 --
Family 854 -- 1,171 --
Household 705 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $381, the median family income was $854 and the median household income was $705.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 130 43.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 109 36.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 57 18.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 1.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 301 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 301 families in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 43.2% were couple families without children, 36.2% were couple families with children, 18.9% were one parent families and 1.7% 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 Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 427 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 468 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 427 occupied private dwellings were counted in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 411 96.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 16 3.7 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 Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), 96.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 141 33.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 147 34.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 120 28.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 4.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), 33.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 34.4% were owned with a mortgage and 28.1% were rented.

Landlord type Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 59 49.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 13 10.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 47 39.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 49.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 10.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 39.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 155 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 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 Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $155. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Monkland (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 298 69.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 111 26.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 14 3.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Monkland (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), 69.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.0% were single (or lone) person households and 3.3% 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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