2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire)

Code SSC37515 (SSC)
People 195
Male 108
Female 87
Median age 51
Australian citizenship 166
People born overseas 17
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 55
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 149
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $493
Median monthly mortgage repayment $683
Median weekly rent $50
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People — demographics
People St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Total 195 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 108 55.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 87 44.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 195 people were usually resident in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 55.4% were male and 44.6% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 5.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 17 8.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 16 8.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 67 34.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 42 21.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 45 23.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 51 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 13.8% of people usually resident in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 44.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 51 years.

Selected characteristics St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 166 85.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 17 8.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.1% of people usually resident in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 8.7% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 75 44.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 32 18.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 16 9.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 48 28.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 44.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 18.8% were either separated or divorced, 9.4% were widowed and 28.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Australia 162 83.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 50 64.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 16 20.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 5 6.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 7 9.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 73 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 78 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 78 people aged 15 years and over in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 64.1% worked full-time, 20.5% worked part-time, 6.4% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.0% were unemployed. 73 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 261 -- 466 --
Family 630 -- 1,171 --
Household 493 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $261, the median family income was $630 and the median household income was $493.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 36 65.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 11 20.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 5 9.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 5.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 55 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 55 families in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 65.5% were couple families without children, 20.0% were couple families with children, 9.1% were one parent families and 5.5% 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 St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 118 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 149 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 118 occupied private dwellings were counted in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 87 73.7 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 31 26.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs), 73.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 26.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 69 58.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 13 11.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 31 26.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 5.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs), 58.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 11.0% were owned with a mortgage and 26.3% were rented.

Landlord type St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 12.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 18 58.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 29.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 12.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 58.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 50 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 683 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $50. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $683. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 51 43.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 31 26.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in St Lawrence (Broadsound Shire) (State Suburbs), 43.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.3% 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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