2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire)

Code SSC36911 (SSC)
People 162
Male 96
Female 66
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 147
People born overseas 18
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 64
Families 41
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 193
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $585
Median monthly mortgage repayment $607
Median weekly rent $0
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
Total 162 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 96 59.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 66 40.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 162 people were usually resident in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 59.3% were male and 40.7% were female. Of the total population 1.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 5 3.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 12 7.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 17 10.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 69 42.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 33 20.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 26 16.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 10.5% of people usually resident in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 36.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 147 90.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 18 11.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 64 39.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.7% of people usually resident in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 11.1% were born overseas and 39.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 84 57.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 10 6.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 6 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 46 31.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 6.9% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 31.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
Australia 137 84.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 74 77.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 9 9.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 6 6.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 4.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 3.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 38 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 96 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 96 people aged 15 years and over in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 77.1% worked full-time, 9.4% worked part-time, 6.3% were away from work, 4.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.1% were unemployed. 38 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 396 -- 466 --
Family 624 -- 1,171 --
Household 585 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mount Surprise (Etheridge 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 $624 and the median household income was $585.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 27 65.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 14 34.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 0 0.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 41 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 41 families in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 65.9% were couple families without children, 34.1% were couple families with children, 0.0% 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 Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 187 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 193 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 187 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 40 21.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 147 78.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs), 21.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 78.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 85 45.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 22 11.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 27 14.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 18 9.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 38 20.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs), 45.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 11.8% were owned with a mortgage and 14.4% were rented.

Landlord type Mount Surprise (Etheridge 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 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 23 85.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 18.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 85.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 607 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $0. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $607. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 42 22.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 26 13.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 1.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mount Surprise (Etheridge Shire) (State Suburbs), 22.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.9% were single (or lone) person households and 1.6% 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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