2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Virginia

Code SSC42776 (SSC)
People 1,434
Male 751
Female 683
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 1,231
People born overseas 495
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 377
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 555
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $735
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,000
Median weekly rent $132
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People — demographics
People Virginia % Australia %
Total 1,434 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 751 52.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 683 47.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,434 people were usually resident in Virginia (State Suburbs): of these 52.4% were male and 47.6% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Virginia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 86 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 201 14.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 199 13.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 600 41.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 162 11.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 185 12.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.0% of people usually resident in Virginia (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Virginia % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,231 85.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 495 34.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.8% of people usually resident in Virginia (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 34.5% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Virginia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 611 53.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 125 10.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 59 5.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 355 31.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Virginia (State Suburbs) were married, 10.9% were either separated or divorced, 5.1% were widowed and 31.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Virginia % Australia %
Australia 812 56.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Virginia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Virginia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 361 56.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 179 28.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 26 4.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 26 4.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 45 7.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 442 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 637 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 637 people aged 15 years and over in Virginia (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.7% worked full-time, 28.1% worked part-time, 4.1% were away from work, 4.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.1% were unemployed. 442 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Virginia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 335 -- 466 --
Family 865 -- 1,171 --
Household 735 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Virginia (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $335, the median family income was $865 and the median household income was $735.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Virginia % Australia %
Couple family without children 117 31.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 194 51.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 63 16.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 0.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 377 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 377 families in Virginia (State Suburbs): of these 31.0% were couple families without children, 51.5% were couple families with children, 16.7% were one parent families and 0.8% 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 Virginia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 507 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 555 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 507 occupied private dwellings were counted in Virginia (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Virginia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 412 81.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 1.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 86 17.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Virginia (State Suburbs), 81.3% were separate houses, 1.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 17.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Virginia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 234 46.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 132 26.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 95 18.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 1.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 7.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Virginia (State Suburbs), 46.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.0% were owned with a mortgage and 18.7% were rented.

Landlord type Virginia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 11 11.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 76 80.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 8.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Virginia (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 11.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 80.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Virginia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 132 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,000 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Virginia (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $132. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,000. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Virginia % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 351 69.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 119 23.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 8 1.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Virginia (State Suburbs), 69.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.6% 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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