2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Skye

Code SSC42581 (SSC)
People 278
Male 140
Female 138
Median age 48
Australian citizenship 262
People born overseas 80
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 82
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 107
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,624
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Skye % Australia %
Total 278 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 140 50.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 138 49.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 278 people were usually resident in Skye (State Suburbs): of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Skye % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 4.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 32 11.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 27 9.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 92 33.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 68 24.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 45 16.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 48 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.8% of people usually resident in Skye (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 40.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 48 years.

Selected characteristics Skye % Australia %
Australian citizenship 262 94.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 80 28.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.2% of people usually resident in Skye (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 28.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Skye % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 160 69.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 7 3.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 5 2.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 59 25.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 69.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Skye (State Suburbs) were married, 3.0% were either separated or divorced, 2.2% were widowed and 25.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Skye % Australia %
Australia 194 69.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Skye % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Skye % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 102 63.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 46 28.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 1.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 3.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 1.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 67 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 160 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 160 people aged 15 years and over in Skye (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.8% worked full-time, 28.8% worked part-time, 1.9% were away from work, 3.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.9% were unemployed. 67 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Skye % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 650 -- 466 --
Family 1,782 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,624 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Skye (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $650, the median family income was $1,782 and the median household income was $1,624.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Skye % Australia %
Couple family without children 46 56.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 36 43.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 0 0.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 82 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 82 families in Skye (State Suburbs): of these 56.1% were couple families without children, 43.9% were couple families with children, 0.0% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Skye % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 100 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 107 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 100 occupied private dwellings were counted in Skye (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Skye % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 100 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 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 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Skye (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Skye % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 60 60.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 38 38.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 0 0.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 4.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Skye (State Suburbs), 60.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 38.0% were owned with a mortgage and 0.0% were rented.

Landlord type Skye % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 Infinity 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 0 0.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Skye (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, Infinity% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 0.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Skye % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Skye (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Skye % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 82 82.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 13 13.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Skye (State Suburbs), 82.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.0% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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