2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Banksia Park

Code SSC41091 (SSC)
People 3,398
Male 1,732
Female 1,666
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 3,002
People born overseas 739
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 24
Families 991
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,296
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,120
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $209
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Banksia Park % Australia %
Total 3,398 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,732 51.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,666 49.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 28 0.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,398 people were usually resident in Banksia Park (State Suburbs): of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Of the total population 0.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Banksia Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 188 5.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 418 12.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 459 13.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,324 39.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 603 17.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 407 12.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.8% of people usually resident in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Banksia Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,002 88.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 739 21.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 24 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.3% of people usually resident in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 21.7% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Banksia Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,641 58.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 263 9.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 97 3.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 791 28.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 58.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) were married, 9.4% were either separated or divorced, 3.5% were widowed and 28.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Banksia Park % Australia %
Australia 2,475 72.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Banksia Park % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Banksia Park % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Banksia Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,075 60.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 545 30.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 77 4.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 29 1.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 64 3.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 875 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,790 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,790 people aged 15 years and over in Banksia Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.1% worked full-time, 30.4% worked part-time, 4.3% were away from work, 1.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.6% were unemployed. 875 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Banksia Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Banksia Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Banksia Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 517 -- 466 --
Family 1,226 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,120 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $517, the median family income was $1,226 and the median household income was $1,120.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Banksia Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 415 41.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 451 45.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 117 11.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 8 0.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 991 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 991 families in Banksia Park (State Suburbs): of these 41.9% were couple families without children, 45.5% were couple families with children, 11.8% were one parent families and 0.8% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Banksia Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,241 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,296 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,241 occupied private dwellings were counted in Banksia Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Banksia Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,241 100.0 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 Banksia Park (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 Banksia Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 537 43.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 558 45.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 90 7.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 59 4.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 43.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 45.0% were owned with a mortgage and 7.3% were rented.

Landlord type Banksia Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 40 44.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 47 52.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 44.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 52.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Banksia Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 209 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 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 Banksia Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $209. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Banksia Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 982 79.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 200 16.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 14 1.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Banksia Park (State Suburbs), 79.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.1% were single (or lone) person households and 1.1% 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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