2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Seacombe Gardens

Code SSC42511 (SSC)
People 2,009
Male 948
Female 1,061
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 1,739
People born overseas 463
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 587
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 984
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $631
Median monthly mortgage repayment $924
Median weekly rent $160
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People — demographics
People Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Total 2,009 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 948 47.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,061 52.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 1.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,009 people were usually resident in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs): of these 47.2% were male and 52.8% were female. Of the total population 1.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
People
0-4 years 111 5.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 217 10.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 259 12.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 779 38.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 221 11.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 422 21.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.3% of people usually resident in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 32.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,739 86.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 463 23.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.6% of people usually resident in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 23.0% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 733 43.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 252 15.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 138 8.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 553 32.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 43.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs) were married, 15.0% were either separated or divorced, 8.2% were widowed and 32.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Australia 1,446 72.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Seacombe Gardens % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Seacombe Gardens % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 456 52.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 298 34.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 39 4.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 15 1.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 61 7.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 738 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 869 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 869 people aged 15 years and over in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 52.5% worked full-time, 34.3% worked part-time, 4.5% were away from work, 1.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.0% were unemployed. 738 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 361 -- 466 --
Family 814 -- 1,171 --
Household 631 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $361, the median family income was $814 and the median household income was $631.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Couple family without children 253 43.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 172 29.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 148 25.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 14 2.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 587 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 587 families in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs): of these 43.1% were couple families without children, 29.3% were couple families with children, 25.2% were one parent families and 2.4% 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 Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 900 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 984 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 900 occupied private dwellings were counted in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 671 74.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 171 19.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 58 6.4 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 Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs), 74.6% were separate houses, 19.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 288 32.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 232 25.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 334 37.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 7 0.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 40 4.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs), 32.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.8% were owned with a mortgage and 37.1% were rented.

Landlord type Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 69 20.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 152 45.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 103 30.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 3.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 20.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 45.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 30.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 924 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $924. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Seacombe Gardens % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 580 64.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 270 30.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 31 3.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Seacombe Gardens (State Suburbs), 64.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.0% were single (or lone) person households and 3.4% 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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