2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Murdunna

Code SSC65801 (SSC)
People 321
Male 169
Female 152
Median age 46
Australian citizenship 272
People born overseas 44
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 87
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 294
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $619
Median monthly mortgage repayment $542
Median weekly rent $120
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Murdunna % Australia %
Total 321 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 169 52.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 152 47.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 3.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 321 people were usually resident in Murdunna (State Suburbs): of these 52.6% were male and 47.4% were female. Of the total population 3.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Murdunna % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 6.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 33 10.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 22 6.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 130 40.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 63 19.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 51 15.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 46 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.1% of people usually resident in Murdunna (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 35.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 46 years.

Selected characteristics Murdunna % Australia %
Australian citizenship 272 84.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 44 13.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 84.7% of people usually resident in Murdunna (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 13.7% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Murdunna % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 155 58.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 37 13.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 14 5.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 60 22.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 58.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Murdunna (State Suburbs) were married, 13.9% were either separated or divorced, 5.3% were widowed and 22.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Murdunna % Australia %
Australia 245 76.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Murdunna % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Murdunna % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 52 41.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 47 37.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 2.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 10 8.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 13 10.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 118 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 125 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 125 people aged 15 years and over in Murdunna (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 41.6% worked full-time, 37.6% worked part-time, 2.4% were away from work, 8.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 10.4% were unemployed. 118 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Murdunna % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 277 -- 466 --
Family 700 -- 1,171 --
Household 619 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Murdunna (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $277, the median family income was $700 and the median household income was $619.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Murdunna % Australia %
Couple family without children 54 62.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 30 34.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 3 3.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 87 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 87 families in Murdunna (State Suburbs): of these 62.1% were couple families without children, 34.5% were couple families with children, 3.4% 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 Murdunna % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 139 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 294 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 139 occupied private dwellings were counted in Murdunna (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Murdunna % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 139 100.0 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 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 Murdunna (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Murdunna % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 83 59.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 37 26.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 15 10.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 4.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Murdunna (State Suburbs), 59.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.6% were owned with a mortgage and 10.8% were rented.

Landlord type Murdunna % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 26.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 11 73.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Murdunna (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 26.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 73.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Murdunna % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 542 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Murdunna (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $542. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Murdunna % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 90 64.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 34 24.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 3.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Murdunna (State Suburbs), 64.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.5% were single (or lone) person households and 3.6% 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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