2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Monash

Code SSC44211 (SSC)
People 1,115
Male 581
Female 534
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 1,018
People born overseas 108
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 331
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 485
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,019
Median monthly mortgage repayment $948
Median weekly rent $125
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Monash % Australia %
Total 1,115 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 581 52.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 534 47.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 0.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,115 people were usually resident in Monash (State Suburbs): of these 52.1% were male and 47.9% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Monash % Australia %
People
0-4 years 66 5.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 181 16.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 124 11.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 491 44.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 145 13.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 109 9.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.2% of people usually resident in Monash (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Monash % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,018 91.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 108 9.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.3% of people usually resident in Monash (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 9.7% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Monash % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 519 59.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 111 12.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 26 3.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 215 24.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Monash (State Suburbs) were married, 12.8% were either separated or divorced, 3.0% were widowed and 24.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Monash % Australia %
Australia 944 84.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Monash % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Monash % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 373 60.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 175 28.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 34 5.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 10 1.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 23 3.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 210 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 615 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 615 people aged 15 years and over in Monash (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.7% worked full-time, 28.5% worked part-time, 5.5% were away from work, 1.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.7% were unemployed. 210 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Monash % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 488 -- 466 --
Family 1,098 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,019 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Monash (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $488, the median family income was $1,098 and the median household income was $1,019.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Monash % Australia %
Couple family without children 147 44.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 149 45.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 30 9.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 331 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 331 families in Monash (State Suburbs): of these 44.4% were couple families without children, 45.0% were couple families with children, 9.1% were one parent families and 1.5% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Monash % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 457 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 485 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 457 occupied private dwellings were counted in Monash (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Monash % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 394 86.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 60 13.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Monash (State Suburbs), 86.2% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 13.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Monash % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 182 39.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 165 36.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 79 17.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 1.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 6.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Monash (State Suburbs), 39.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 36.1% were owned with a mortgage and 17.3% were rented.

Landlord type Monash % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 20 25.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 3.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 48 60.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 10.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Monash (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 25.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 60.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Monash % Australia %
Median weekly rent 125 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 948 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Monash (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $125. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $948. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Monash % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 325 71.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 70 15.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 7 1.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Monash (State Suburbs), 71.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.3% were single (or lone) person households and 1.5% 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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