2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Kilkenny

Code SSC41886 (SSC)
People 1,551
Male 744
Female 807
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 1,282
People born overseas 551
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 398
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 692
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $666
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,040
Median weekly rent $170
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Kilkenny % Australia %
Total 1,551 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 744 48.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 807 52.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 28 1.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,551 people were usually resident in Kilkenny (State Suburbs): of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Of the total population 1.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kilkenny % Australia %
People
0-4 years 88 5.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 184 11.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 170 11.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 600 38.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 136 8.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 371 23.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.5% of people usually resident in Kilkenny (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 Kilkenny % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,282 82.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 551 35.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 82.7% of people usually resident in Kilkenny (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 35.5% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kilkenny % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 612 47.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 111 8.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 148 11.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 406 31.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kilkenny (State Suburbs) were married, 8.7% were either separated or divorced, 11.6% were widowed and 31.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kilkenny % Australia %
Australia 883 56.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Kilkenny % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kilkenny % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 331 57.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 170 29.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 17 3.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 19 3.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 37 6.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 605 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 574 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 574 people aged 15 years and over in Kilkenny (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.7% worked full-time, 29.6% worked part-time, 3.0% were away from work, 3.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.4% were unemployed. 605 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kilkenny % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 346 -- 466 --
Family 927 -- 1,171 --
Household 666 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $346, the median family income was $927 and the median household income was $666.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Kilkenny % Australia %
Couple family without children 151 37.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 164 41.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 72 18.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 11 2.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 398 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 398 families in Kilkenny (State Suburbs): of these 37.9% were couple families without children, 41.2% were couple families with children, 18.1% were one parent families and 2.8% 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 Kilkenny % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 625 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 692 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 625 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kilkenny (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Kilkenny % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 470 75.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 123 19.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 32 5.1 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 Kilkenny (State Suburbs), 75.2% were separate houses, 19.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kilkenny % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 215 34.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 153 24.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 159 25.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 45 7.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 57 9.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), 34.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.5% were owned with a mortgage and 25.4% were rented.

Landlord type Kilkenny % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 38 23.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 24 15.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 93 58.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 3.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 23.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 15.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 58.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kilkenny % Australia %
Median weekly rent 170 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,040 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $170. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,040. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kilkenny % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 389 62.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 201 32.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 16 2.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kilkenny (State Suburbs), 62.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 32.2% were single (or lone) person households and 2.6% 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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