2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Burton

Code SSC41211 (SSC)
People 4,356
Male 2,199
Female 2,157
Median age 28
Australian citizenship 3,847
People born overseas 1,075
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 1,131
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,522
Average people per household 3.0
Median weekly household income $996
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,040
Median weekly rent $180
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Burton % Australia %
Total 4,356 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,199 50.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,157 49.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 57 1.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,356 people were usually resident in Burton (State Suburbs): of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Of the total population 1.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Burton % Australia %
People
0-4 years 395 9.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 740 17.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 768 17.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,983 45.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 232 5.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 239 5.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 28 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.1% of people usually resident in Burton (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 10.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 28 years.

Selected characteristics Burton % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,847 88.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,075 24.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.3% of people usually resident in Burton (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 24.7% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Burton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,414 43.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 401 12.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 119 3.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,285 39.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 43.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Burton (State Suburbs) were married, 12.4% were either separated or divorced, 3.7% were widowed and 39.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Burton % Australia %
Australia 2,950 67.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Burton % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Burton % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Burton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,229 62.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 490 24.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 72 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 62 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 121 6.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,030 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,974 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,974 people aged 15 years and over in Burton (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.3% worked full-time, 24.8% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.1% were unemployed. 1,030 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Burton % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Burton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 441 -- 466 --
Family 1,035 -- 1,171 --
Household 996 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Burton (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $441, the median family income was $1,035 and the median household income was $996.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Burton % Australia %
Couple family without children 296 26.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 574 50.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 245 21.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 16 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,131 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,131 families in Burton (State Suburbs): of these 26.2% were couple families without children, 50.8% were couple families with children, 21.7% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Burton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,417 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,522 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,417 occupied private dwellings were counted in Burton (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Burton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,186 83.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 0.4 702,550 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 225 15.9 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Burton (State Suburbs), 83.7% were separate houses, 0.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Burton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 224 15.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 850 60.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 235 16.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 0.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 106 7.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Burton (State Suburbs), 15.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 60.0% were owned with a mortgage and 16.6% were rented.

Landlord type Burton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 106 45.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 28 11.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 97 41.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 1.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Burton (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 45.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 11.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 41.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Burton % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,040 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Burton (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,040. The average people per household was 3.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Burton % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,105 78.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 192 13.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 43 3.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Burton (State Suburbs), 78.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.5% were single (or lone) person households and 3.0% 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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