2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Tranmere

Code SSC42716 (SSC)
People 3,218
Male 1,537
Female 1,681
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 2,734
People born overseas 838
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 23
Families 894
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,409
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $972
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,219
Median weekly rent $185
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Tranmere % Australia %
Total 3,218 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,537 47.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,681 52.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 15 0.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,218 people were usually resident in Tranmere (State Suburbs): of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Tranmere % Australia %
People
0-4 years 147 4.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 403 12.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 472 14.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,293 40.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 328 10.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 576 17.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.1% of people usually resident in Tranmere (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Tranmere % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,734 85.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 838 26.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 23 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.0% of people usually resident in Tranmere (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 26.0% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Tranmere % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,387 52.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 256 9.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 176 6.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 851 31.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Tranmere (State Suburbs) were married, 9.6% were either separated or divorced, 6.6% were widowed and 31.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Tranmere % Australia %
Australia 2,201 68.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Tranmere % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tranmere % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 931 58.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 484 30.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 56 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 44 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 76 4.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 932 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,591 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,591 people aged 15 years and over in Tranmere (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.5% worked full-time, 30.4% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.8% were unemployed. 932 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tranmere % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 474 -- 466 --
Family 1,181 -- 1,171 --
Household 972 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Tranmere (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $474, the median family income was $1,181 and the median household income was $972.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Tranmere % Australia %
Couple family without children 359 40.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 381 42.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 139 15.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 15 1.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 894 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 894 families in Tranmere (State Suburbs): of these 40.2% were couple families without children, 42.6% were couple families with children, 15.5% were one parent families and 1.7% 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 Tranmere % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,339 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,409 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,339 occupied private dwellings were counted in Tranmere (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Tranmere % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,134 84.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 59 4.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 143 10.7 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.2 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Tranmere (State Suburbs), 84.7% were separate houses, 4.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Tranmere % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 551 41.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 348 26.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 346 25.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 10 0.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 84 6.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Tranmere (State Suburbs), 41.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.0% were owned with a mortgage and 25.8% were rented.

Landlord type Tranmere % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 137 39.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 27 7.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 174 50.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 1.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Tranmere (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 39.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 50.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Tranmere % Australia %
Median weekly rent 185 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,219 -- 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 Tranmere (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $185. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,219. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tranmere % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 888 66.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 353 26.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 48 3.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Tranmere (State Suburbs), 66.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.4% were single (or lone) person households and 3.6% 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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