2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Venus Bay

Code SSC45141 (SSC)
People 139
Male 77
Female 62
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 123
People born overseas 9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 36
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 233
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $630
Median monthly mortgage repayment $737
Median weekly rent $0
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People — demographics
People Venus Bay % Australia %
Total 139 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 77 55.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 62 44.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 139 people were usually resident in Venus Bay (State Suburbs): of these 55.4% were male and 44.6% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Venus Bay % Australia %
People
0-4 years 6 4.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 15 10.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 8 5.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 60 43.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 27 19.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 20 14.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.1% of people usually resident in Venus Bay (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 33.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Venus Bay % Australia %
Australian citizenship 123 88.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 9 6.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.5% of people usually resident in Venus Bay (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 6.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Venus Bay % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 64 55.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 18 15.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 4 3.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 31 27.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Venus Bay (State Suburbs) were married, 15.7% were either separated or divorced, 3.5% were widowed and 27.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Venus Bay % Australia %
Australia 109 78.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Venus Bay % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Venus Bay % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 37 62.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 18 30.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 6.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 50 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 59 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 59 people aged 15 years and over in Venus Bay (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.7% worked full-time, 30.5% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.8% were unemployed. 50 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Venus Bay % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 325 -- 466 --
Family 966 -- 1,171 --
Household 630 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Venus Bay (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $325, the median family income was $966 and the median household income was $630.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Venus Bay % Australia %
Couple family without children 26 72.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 10 27.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 0 0.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 36 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 36 families in Venus Bay (State Suburbs): of these 72.2% were couple families without children, 27.8% were couple families with children, 0.0% 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 Venus Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 69 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 233 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 69 occupied private dwellings were counted in Venus Bay (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Venus Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 50 72.5 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 19 27.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Venus Bay (State Suburbs), 72.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 27.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Venus Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 43 62.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 11 15.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 12 17.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 4.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Venus Bay (State Suburbs), 62.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 15.9% were owned with a mortgage and 17.4% were rented.

Landlord type Venus 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 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 9 75.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 33.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Venus Bay (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 75.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Venus Bay % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 737 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Venus Bay (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $0. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $737. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Venus Bay % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 37 53.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 15 21.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 4.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Venus Bay (State Suburbs), 53.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 21.7% were single (or lone) person households and 4.3% 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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