2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire)

Code SSC37423 (SSC)
People 130
Male 70
Female 60
Median age 50
Australian citizenship 110
People born overseas 28
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 36
Families 41
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 82
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,162
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,517
Median weekly rent $450
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People — demographics
People Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Total 130 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 70 53.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 60 46.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 130 people were usually resident in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 53.8% were male and 46.2% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 5 3.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 13 10.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 0 0.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 59 45.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 32 24.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 19 14.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 50 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 13.8% of people usually resident in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 39.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 50 years.

Selected characteristics Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 110 84.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 28 21.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 36 27.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 84.6% of people usually resident in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 21.5% were born overseas and 27.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 53.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 18 16.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 7 6.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 28 25.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 16.4% were either separated or divorced, 6.4% were widowed and 25.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Australia 91 70.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 45 63.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 19 26.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 5.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 0 0.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 30 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 71 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 71 people aged 15 years and over in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.4% worked full-time, 26.8% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 5.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 0.0% were unemployed. 30 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 663 -- 466 --
Family 1,300 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,162 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $663, the median family income was $1,300 and the median household income was $1,162.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 28 68.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 6 14.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 4 9.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 7.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 41 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 41 families in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 68.3% were couple families without children, 14.6% were couple families with children, 9.8% were one parent families and 7.3% 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 Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 74 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 82 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 74 occupied private dwellings were counted in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 47 63.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 4.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 24 32.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs), 63.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.1% were flats, units or apartments and 32.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 32 43.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 12 16.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 17 23.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 16.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs), 43.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 16.2% were owned with a mortgage and 23.0% were rented.

Landlord type Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 17.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 11 64.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 17.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 64.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 450 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,517 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $450. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 40 54.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 10 13.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Shute Harbour (Whitsunday Shire) (State Suburbs), 54.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.5% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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