2006 Census QuickStats

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Koorawatha (L)

Code UCL144000 (UCL)
People 258
Male 133
Female 125
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 223
People born overseas 23
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 73
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 139
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $442
Median monthly mortgage repayment $520
Median weekly rent $90
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
Total 258 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 133 51.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 125 48.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 27 10.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 258 people were usually resident in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Of the total population 10.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 16 6.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 44 17.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 19 7.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 84 32.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 39 15.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 55 21.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.3% of people usually resident in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 36.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 223 86.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 23 8.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.4% of people usually resident in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.9% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 85 43.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 37 18.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 14 7.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 61 31.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 43.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 18.8% were either separated or divorced, 7.1% were widowed and 31.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
Australia 219 84.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 22 31.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 25 35.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 7.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 16 22.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 111 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 71 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 71 people aged 15 years and over in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 31.0% worked full-time, 35.2% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 7.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 22.5% were unemployed. 111 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 226 -- 466 --
Family 482 -- 1,171 --
Household 442 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $226, the median family income was $482 and the median household income was $442.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 33 45.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 19 26.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 17 23.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 5.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 73 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 73 families in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 45.2% were couple families without children, 26.0% were couple families with children, 23.3% were one parent families and 5.5% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 113 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 139 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 113 occupied private dwellings were counted in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 113 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 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 Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 65 57.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 22 19.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 19 16.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 5.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 57.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.5% were owned with a mortgage and 16.8% were rented.

Landlord type Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 21.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 13 68.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 21.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 68.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 90 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 520 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $90. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $520. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Koorawatha (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 69 61.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 32 28.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 8 7.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Koorawatha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 61.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.3% were single (or lone) person households and 7.1% 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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