2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Australian Capital Territory | State Suburbs

Kaleen

Code SSC81281 (SSC)
People 7,586
Male 3,831
Female 3,755
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 6,982
People born overseas 1,885
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 57
Families 2,055
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,752
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,605
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $285
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People — demographics
People Kaleen % Australia %
Total 7,586 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,831 50.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,755 49.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 81 1.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 7,586 people were usually resident in Kaleen (State Suburbs): of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Of the total population 1.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kaleen % Australia %
People
0-4 years 400 5.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 961 12.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,398 18.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 3,286 43.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 907 12.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 635 8.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.9% of people usually resident in Kaleen (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Kaleen % Australia %
Australian citizenship 6,982 92.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,885 24.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 57 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.0% of people usually resident in Kaleen (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 24.8% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kaleen % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,127 50.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 588 9.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 206 3.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 2,305 37.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kaleen (State Suburbs) were married, 9.4% were either separated or divorced, 3.3% were widowed and 37.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kaleen % Australia %
Australia 5,484 72.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Kaleen % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kaleen % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,825 63.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,205 26.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 202 4.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 114 2.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 134 3.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,596 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 4,480 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 4,480 people aged 15 years and over in Kaleen (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.1% worked full-time, 26.9% worked part-time, 4.5% were away from work, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.0% were unemployed. 1,596 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kaleen % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 651 -- 466 --
Family 1,808 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,605 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kaleen (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $651, the median family income was $1,808 and the median household income was $1,605.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Kaleen % Australia %
Couple family without children 626 30.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,087 52.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 295 14.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 47 2.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,055 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,055 families in Kaleen (State Suburbs): of these 30.5% were couple families without children, 52.9% were couple families with children, 14.4% were one parent families and 2.3% 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 Kaleen % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,636 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,752 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,636 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kaleen (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Kaleen % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,496 94.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 26 1.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 114 4.3 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 Kaleen (State Suburbs), 94.7% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kaleen % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,000 37.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 945 35.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 609 23.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 0.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 77 2.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kaleen (State Suburbs), 37.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 35.8% were owned with a mortgage and 23.1% were rented.

Landlord type Kaleen % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 212 34.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 147 24.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 235 38.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 14 2.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kaleen (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 34.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 24.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 38.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kaleen % Australia %
Median weekly rent 285 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Kaleen (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $285. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kaleen % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,018 76.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 410 15.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 168 6.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kaleen (State Suburbs), 76.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.6% were single (or lone) person households and 6.4% 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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