2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Urban Centres and Localities

Gol Gol (L)

Code UCL133800 (UCL)
People 663
Male 337
Female 326
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 612
People born overseas 36
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 194
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 287
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $976
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $140
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People — demographics
People Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
Total 663 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 337 50.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 326 49.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 4.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 663 people were usually resident in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.8% were male and 49.2% were female. Of the total population 4.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 55 8.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 92 13.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 76 11.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 265 40.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 88 13.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 87 13.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.2% of people usually resident in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 612 92.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 36 5.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.3% of people usually resident in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 5.4% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 295 57.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 56 10.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 29 5.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 142 27.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.9% were either separated or divorced, 5.6% were widowed and 27.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
Australia 586 88.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 206 62.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 95 28.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 9 2.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 148 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 330 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 330 people aged 15 years and over in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 62.4% worked full-time, 28.8% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.7% were unemployed. 148 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 492 -- 466 --
Family 1,108 -- 1,171 --
Household 976 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $492, the median family income was $1,108 and the median household income was $976.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 74 38.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 84 43.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 33 17.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 194 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 194 families in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 38.1% were couple families without children, 43.3% were couple families with children, 17.0% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 262 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 287 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 262 occupied private dwellings were counted in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 218 83.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 19 7.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 25 9.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.3% were flats, units or apartments and 9.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 105 40.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 85 32.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 59 22.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 6.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.4% were owned with a mortgage and 22.5% were rented.

Landlord type Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 23 39.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 33 55.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 5.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 39.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 55.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 140 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $140. 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 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gol Gol (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 185 70.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 51 19.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 1.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Gol Gol (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 70.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.5% 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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