2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Elizabeth East

Code SSC41411 (SSC)
People 4,248
Male 2,113
Female 2,135
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 3,596
People born overseas 1,080
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 1,082
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,912
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $584
Median monthly mortgage repayment $758
Median weekly rent $110
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People — demographics
People Elizabeth East % Australia %
Total 4,248 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,113 49.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,135 50.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 147 3.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,248 people were usually resident in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs): of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Of the total population 3.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Elizabeth East % Australia %
People
0-4 years 305 7.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 578 13.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 552 13.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,582 37.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 420 9.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 811 19.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.8% of people usually resident in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Elizabeth East % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,596 84.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,080 25.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 84.7% of people usually resident in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 25.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Elizabeth East % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,263 37.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 565 16.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 366 10.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,173 34.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 37.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs) were married, 16.8% were either separated or divorced, 10.9% were widowed and 34.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Elizabeth East % Australia %
Australia 2,864 67.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Elizabeth East % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Elizabeth East % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Elizabeth East % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 799 52.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 449 29.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 58 3.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 42 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 174 11.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,634 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,522 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,522 people aged 15 years and over in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 52.5% worked full-time, 29.5% worked part-time, 3.8% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 11.4% were unemployed. 1,634 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Elizabeth East % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Elizabeth East % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 322 -- 466 --
Family 743 -- 1,171 --
Household 584 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $322, the median family income was $743 and the median household income was $584.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Elizabeth East % Australia %
Couple family without children 370 34.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 355 32.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 334 30.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 23 2.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,082 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,082 families in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs): of these 34.2% were couple families without children, 32.8% were couple families with children, 30.9% were one parent families and 2.1% 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 Elizabeth East % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,815 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,912 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,815 occupied private dwellings were counted in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Elizabeth East % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,221 67.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 372 20.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 222 12.2 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 Elizabeth East (State Suburbs), 67.3% were separate houses, 20.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Elizabeth East % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 378 20.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 545 30.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 753 41.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 20 1.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 121 6.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs), 20.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.0% were owned with a mortgage and 41.5% were rented.

Landlord type Elizabeth East % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 136 18.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 440 58.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 151 20.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 26 3.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 18.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 58.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 20.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Elizabeth East % Australia %
Median weekly rent 110 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 758 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $110. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $758. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Elizabeth East % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,066 58.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 640 35.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 39 2.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth East (State Suburbs), 58.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 35.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.1% 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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