2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Findon

Code SSC41506 (SSC)
People 5,450
Male 2,668
Female 2,782
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 4,577
People born overseas 1,779
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 21
Families 1,442
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,515
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $642
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,048
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Findon % Australia %
Total 5,450 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,668 49.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,782 51.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 63 1.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,450 people were usually resident in Findon (State Suburbs): of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Findon % Australia %
People
0-4 years 294 5.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 545 10.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 681 12.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,146 39.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 512 9.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,272 23.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.4% of people usually resident in Findon (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 32.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Findon % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,577 84.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,779 32.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 21 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 84.0% of people usually resident in Findon (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 32.6% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Findon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,084 45.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 552 12.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 468 10.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,510 32.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Findon (State Suburbs) were married, 12.0% were either separated or divorced, 10.1% were widowed and 32.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Findon % Australia %
Australia 3,321 60.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Findon % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Findon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,256 56.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 653 29.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 73 3.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 67 3.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 167 7.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,050 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,216 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,216 people aged 15 years and over in Findon (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.7% worked full-time, 29.5% worked part-time, 3.3% were away from work, 3.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.5% were unemployed. 2,050 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Findon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 335 -- 466 --
Family 920 -- 1,171 --
Household 642 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Findon (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $335, the median family income was $920 and the median household income was $642.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Findon % Australia %
Couple family without children 551 38.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 564 39.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 279 19.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 48 3.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,442 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,442 families in Findon (State Suburbs): of these 38.2% were couple families without children, 39.1% were couple families with children, 19.3% were one parent families and 3.3% 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 Findon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,380 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,515 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,380 occupied private dwellings were counted in Findon (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Findon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,692 71.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 398 16.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 284 11.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 6 0.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Findon (State Suburbs), 71.1% were separate houses, 16.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Findon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 842 35.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 504 21.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 835 35.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 13 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 188 7.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Findon (State Suburbs), 35.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.2% were owned with a mortgage and 35.1% were rented.

Landlord type Findon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 207 24.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 307 36.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 290 34.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 34 4.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Findon (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 24.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 36.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 34.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Findon % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,048 -- 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 Findon (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,048. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Findon % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,432 60.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 761 32.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 97 4.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Findon (State Suburbs), 60.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 32.0% were single (or lone) person households and 4.1% 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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