2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Smoky Bay

Code SSC44891 (SSC)
People 577
Male 302
Female 275
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 426
People born overseas 19
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 131
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 286
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $883
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $68
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Smoky Bay % Australia %
Total 577 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 302 52.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 275 47.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 37 6.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 577 people were usually resident in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs): of these 52.3% were male and 47.7% were female. Of the total population 6.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Smoky Bay % Australia %
People
0-4 years 35 6.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 91 15.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 53 9.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 246 42.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 69 12.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 83 14.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.8% of people usually resident in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Smoky Bay % Australia %
Australian citizenship 426 73.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 19 3.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 73.8% of people usually resident in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 3.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Smoky Bay % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 269 59.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 46 10.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 25 5.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 110 24.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs) were married, 10.2% were either separated or divorced, 5.5% were widowed and 24.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Smoky Bay % Australia %
Australia 408 70.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Smoky Bay % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Smoky Bay % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Smoky Bay % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 144 59.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 71 29.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 3.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 2.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 11 4.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 94 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 241 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 241 people aged 15 years and over in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.8% worked full-time, 29.5% worked part-time, 3.3% were away from work, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.6% were unemployed. 94 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Smoky Bay % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Smoky Bay % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 447 -- 466 --
Family 1,038 -- 1,171 --
Household 883 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $447, the median family income was $1,038 and the median household income was $883.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Smoky Bay % Australia %
Couple family without children 60 45.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 53 40.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 18 13.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 131 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 131 families in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs): of these 45.8% were couple families without children, 40.5% were couple families with children, 13.7% 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 Smoky Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 260 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 286 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 260 occupied private dwellings were counted in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Smoky Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 226 86.9 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 34 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 Smoky Bay (State Suburbs), 86.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 13.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Smoky Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 89 34.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 44 16.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 44 16.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 1.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 78 30.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs), 34.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 16.9% were owned with a mortgage and 16.9% were rented.

Landlord type Smoky Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 5 11.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 34 77.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 11.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 11.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 77.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Smoky Bay % Australia %
Median weekly rent 68 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 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 Smoky Bay (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $68. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Smoky Bay % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 127 48.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 36 13.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 1.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Smoky Bay (State Suburbs), 48.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.8% 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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