2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

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Deniliquin

Code UCL126800 (UCL)
People 7,431
Male 3,629
Female 3,802
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 6,842
People born overseas 436
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7
Families 1,967
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,461
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $755
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $120
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People — demographics
People Deniliquin % Australia %
Total 7,431 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,629 48.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,802 51.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 210 2.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 7,431 people were usually resident in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Of the total population 2.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Deniliquin % Australia %
People
0-4 years 453 6.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,073 14.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 832 11.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,813 37.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 823 11.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,437 19.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.5% of people usually resident in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 30.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Deniliquin % Australia %
Australian citizenship 6,842 92.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 436 5.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7 0.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.1% of people usually resident in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 5.9% were born overseas and 0.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Deniliquin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,032 51.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 710 12.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 509 8.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,655 28.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 12.0% were either separated or divorced, 8.6% were widowed and 28.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Deniliquin % Australia %
Australia 6,555 88.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Deniliquin % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Deniliquin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,987 58.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,026 30.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 122 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 85 2.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 173 5.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,194 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,393 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 3,393 people aged 15 years and over in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 58.6% worked full-time, 30.2% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.1% were unemployed. 2,194 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Deniliquin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 404 -- 466 --
Family 1,023 -- 1,171 --
Household 755 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $404, the median family income was $1,023 and the median household income was $755.

Expand Families category,
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Families — family composition
Family composition Deniliquin % Australia %
Couple family without children 841 42.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 781 39.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 319 16.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 26 1.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,967 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,967 families in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 42.8% were couple families without children, 39.7% were couple families with children, 16.2% were one parent families and 1.3% 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 Deniliquin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,063 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,461 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 3,063 occupied private dwellings were counted in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Deniliquin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,575 84.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 85 2.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 335 10.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 68 2.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.1% were separate houses, 2.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.9% were flats, units or apartments and 2.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Deniliquin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,112 36.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 953 31.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 798 26.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 14 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 184 6.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.1% were owned with a mortgage and 26.1% were rented.

Landlord type Deniliquin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 430 53.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 117 14.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 218 27.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 33 4.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 53.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 14.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 27.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Deniliquin % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 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 Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Deniliquin % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,954 63.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 923 30.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 78 2.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Deniliquin (Urban Centres and Localities), 63.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.1% were single (or lone) person households and 2.5% 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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