2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Scottsdale

Code SSC66096 (SSC)
People 2,470
Male 1,174
Female 1,296
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 2,282
People born overseas 131
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 660
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,096
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $697
Median monthly mortgage repayment $758
Median weekly rent $100
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Scottsdale % Australia %
Total 2,470 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,174 47.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,296 52.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 58 2.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,470 people were usually resident in Scottsdale (State Suburbs): of these 47.5% were male and 52.5% were female. Of the total population 2.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Scottsdale % Australia %
People
0-4 years 140 5.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 325 13.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 317 12.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 914 37.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 279 11.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 496 20.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.8% of people usually resident in Scottsdale (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 31.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Scottsdale % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,282 92.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 131 5.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.4% of people usually resident in Scottsdale (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 5.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Scottsdale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,042 51.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 178 8.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 217 10.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 567 28.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Scottsdale (State Suburbs) were married, 8.9% were either separated or divorced, 10.8% were widowed and 28.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Scottsdale % Australia %
Australia 2,186 88.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Scottsdale % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Scottsdale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 647 60.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 304 28.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 36 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 26 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 56 5.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 813 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,069 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,069 people aged 15 years and over in Scottsdale (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.5% worked full-time, 28.4% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.2% were unemployed. 813 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Scottsdale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 362 -- 466 --
Family 936 -- 1,171 --
Household 697 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Scottsdale (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $362, the median family income was $936 and the median household income was $697.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Scottsdale % Australia %
Couple family without children 300 45.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 272 41.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 83 12.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 0.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 660 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 660 families in Scottsdale (State Suburbs): of these 45.5% were couple families without children, 41.2% were couple families with children, 12.6% were one parent families and 0.8% 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 Scottsdale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 985 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,096 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 985 occupied private dwellings were counted in Scottsdale (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Scottsdale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 917 93.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 0.6 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 50 5.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 12 1.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Scottsdale (State Suburbs), 93.1% were separate houses, 0.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Scottsdale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 389 39.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 301 30.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 219 22.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 14 1.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 63 6.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Scottsdale (State Suburbs), 39.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.6% were owned with a mortgage and 22.2% were rented.

Landlord type Scottsdale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 35 16.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 53 24.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 118 53.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 13 5.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Scottsdale (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 16.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 24.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 53.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Scottsdale % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 758 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Scottsdale (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $758. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Scottsdale % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 654 66.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 276 28.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 21 2.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Scottsdale (State Suburbs), 66.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.0% were single (or lone) person households and 2.1% 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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