2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

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Clarence Town (L)

Code UCL118800 (UCL)
People 794
Male 402
Female 392
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 749
People born overseas 38
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 222
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 328
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $852
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $160
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People — demographics
People Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Total 794 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 402 50.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 392 49.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 2.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 794 people were usually resident in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Of the total population 2.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 60 7.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 134 16.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 88 11.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 330 41.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 99 12.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 85 10.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.4% of people usually resident in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 749 94.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 38 4.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.3% of people usually resident in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 4.8% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 316 52.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 81 13.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 26 4.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 178 29.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.5% were either separated or divorced, 4.3% were widowed and 29.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Australia 725 91.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Clarence Town (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Clarence Town (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 175 52.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 103 31.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 10 3.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 3.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 32 9.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 243 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 331 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 331 people aged 15 years and over in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 52.9% worked full-time, 31.1% worked part-time, 3.0% were away from work, 3.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.7% were unemployed. 243 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 325 -- 466 --
Family 1,015 -- 1,171 --
Household 852 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $325, the median family income was $1,015 and the median household income was $852.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 88 39.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 95 42.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 39 17.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 222 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 222 families in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 39.6% were couple families without children, 42.8% were couple families with children, 17.6% 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 Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 299 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 328 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 299 occupied private dwellings were counted in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 282 94.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 2.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 11 3.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.3% were separate houses, 2.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 87 29.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 143 47.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 47 15.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 1.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 6.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 29.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 47.8% were owned with a mortgage and 15.7% were rented.

Landlord type Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 18 38.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 27 57.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 38.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 57.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Clarence Town (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 217 72.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 55 18.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 11 3.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Clarence Town (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 72.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 18.4% were single (or lone) person households and 3.7% 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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