2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Unley Park

Code SSC42751 (SSC)
People 1,494
Male 691
Female 803
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 1,331
People born overseas 265
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10
Families 368
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 626
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,637
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,000
Median weekly rent $210
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Unley Park % Australia %
Total 1,494 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 691 46.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 803 53.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,494 people were usually resident in Unley Park (State Suburbs): of these 46.3% were male and 53.7% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Unley Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 68 4.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 192 12.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 258 17.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 536 35.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 224 15.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 218 14.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.4% of people usually resident in Unley Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Unley Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,331 89.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 265 17.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.1% of people usually resident in Unley Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 17.7% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Unley Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 677 54.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 100 8.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 63 5.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 402 32.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Unley Park (State Suburbs) were married, 8.1% were either separated or divorced, 5.1% were widowed and 32.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Unley Park % Australia %
Australia 1,153 77.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Unley Park % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Unley Park % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Unley Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 445 55.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 283 35.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 22 2.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 27 3.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 19 2.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 370 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 796 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 796 people aged 15 years and over in Unley Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 55.9% worked full-time, 35.6% worked part-time, 2.8% were away from work, 3.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.4% were unemployed. 370 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Unley Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Unley Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 733 -- 466 --
Family 2,408 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,637 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Unley Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $733, the median family income was $2,408 and the median household income was $1,637.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Unley Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 141 38.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 187 50.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 35 9.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 368 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 368 families in Unley Park (State Suburbs): of these 38.3% were couple families without children, 50.8% were couple families with children, 9.5% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Unley Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 558 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 626 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 558 occupied private dwellings were counted in Unley Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Unley Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 432 77.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 69 12.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 57 10.2 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 Unley Park (State Suburbs), 77.4% were separate houses, 12.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Unley Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 246 44.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 166 29.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 104 18.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 7.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Unley Park (State Suburbs), 44.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 29.7% were owned with a mortgage and 18.6% were rented.

Landlord type Unley Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 60 57.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 38 36.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 3.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Unley Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 57.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Unley Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 210 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,000 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Unley Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $210. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Unley Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 363 65.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 146 26.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 16 2.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Unley Park (State Suburbs), 65.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.2% were single (or lone) person households and 2.9% 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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