2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Grassy

Code SSC65486 (SSC)
People 219
Male 110
Female 109
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 203
People born overseas 24
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 62
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 134
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $687
Median monthly mortgage repayment $471
Median weekly rent $74
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People — demographics
People Grassy % Australia %
Total 219 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 110 50.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 109 49.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 5.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 219 people were usually resident in Grassy (State Suburbs): of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Of the total population 5.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Grassy % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 4.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 27 12.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 23 10.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 94 42.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 36 16.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 32 14.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.4% of people usually resident in Grassy (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 31.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Grassy % Australia %
Australian citizenship 203 92.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 24 11.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.7% of people usually resident in Grassy (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 11.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Grassy % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 88 47.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 25 13.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 5 2.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 63 34.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Grassy (State Suburbs) were married, 13.5% were either separated or divorced, 2.7% were widowed and 34.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Grassy % Australia %
Australia 183 83.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Grassy % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Grassy % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 73 56.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 39 30.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 5 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 4.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 6 4.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 47 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 129 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 129 people aged 15 years and over in Grassy (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.6% worked full-time, 30.2% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 4.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.7% were unemployed. 47 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Grassy % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 414 -- 466 --
Family 1,008 -- 1,171 --
Household 687 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Grassy (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $414, the median family income was $1,008 and the median household income was $687.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Grassy % Australia %
Couple family without children 37 59.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 14 22.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 11 17.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 62 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 62 families in Grassy (State Suburbs): of these 59.7% were couple families without children, 22.6% were couple families with children, 17.7% 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 Grassy % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 90 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 134 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 90 occupied private dwellings were counted in Grassy (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Grassy % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 84 93.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 3.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 3.3 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 Grassy (State Suburbs), 93.3% were separate houses, 3.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Grassy % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 35 38.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 22 24.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 28 31.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 6.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Grassy (State Suburbs), 38.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.4% were owned with a mortgage and 31.1% were rented.

Landlord type Grassy % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 5 17.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 23 82.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 10.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Grassy (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 17.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 82.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Grassy % Australia %
Median weekly rent 74 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 471 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Grassy (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $74. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $471. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Grassy % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 58 64.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 29 32.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 3.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Grassy (State Suburbs), 64.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 32.2% were single (or lone) person households and 3.3% 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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