2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

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Dunoon (L)

Code UCL128230 (UCL)
People 372
Male 168
Female 204
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 348
People born overseas 39
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 106
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 152
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $730
Median monthly mortgage repayment $900
Median weekly rent $190
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Dunoon (L) % Australia %
Total 372 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 168 45.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 204 54.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 1.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 372 people were usually resident in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 45.2% were male and 54.8% were female. Of the total population 1.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Dunoon (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 4.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 70 18.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 39 10.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 176 47.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 51 13.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 22 5.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.7% of people usually resident in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 19.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Dunoon (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 348 93.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 39 10.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.5% of people usually resident in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 10.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Dunoon (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 132 45.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 43 14.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 8 2.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 98 34.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 14.9% were either separated or divorced, 2.8% were widowed and 34.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Dunoon (L) % Australia %
Australia 322 86.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Dunoon (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Dunoon (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 91 52.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 63 36.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 1.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 1.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 15 8.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 99 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 175 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 175 people aged 15 years and over in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 52.0% worked full-time, 36.0% worked part-time, 1.7% were away from work, 1.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.6% were unemployed. 99 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dunoon (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 371 -- 466 --
Family 836 -- 1,171 --
Household 730 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $371, the median family income was $836 and the median household income was $730.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Dunoon (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 38 35.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 45 42.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 20 18.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 2.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 106 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 106 families in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 35.8% were couple families without children, 42.5% were couple families with children, 18.9% were one parent families and 2.8% 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 Dunoon (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 146 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 152 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 146 occupied private dwellings were counted in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Dunoon (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 141 96.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 3.4 702,550 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 Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 96.6% were separate houses, 3.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Dunoon (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 47 32.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 62 42.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 30 20.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 4.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 42.5% were owned with a mortgage and 20.5% were rented.

Landlord type Dunoon (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 11 36.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 18 60.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 36.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 60.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Dunoon (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 190 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 900 -- 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 Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $190. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $900. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dunoon (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 105 71.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 30 20.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 8 5.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Dunoon (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 71.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.5% were single (or lone) person households and 5.5% 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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