2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Urban Centres and Localities

Kootingal

Code UCL144200 (UCL)
People 1,593
Male 759
Female 834
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 1,497
People born overseas 72
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 422
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 610
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $763
Median monthly mortgage repayment $975
Median weekly rent $180
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People — demographics
People Kootingal % Australia %
Total 1,593 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 759 47.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 834 52.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 64 4.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,593 people were usually resident in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Of the total population 4.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kootingal % Australia %
People
0-4 years 117 7.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 230 14.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 185 11.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 582 36.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 180 11.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 299 18.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.8% of people usually resident in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 30.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Kootingal % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,497 94.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 72 4.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.0% of people usually resident in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 4.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kootingal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 674 54.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 125 10.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 144 11.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 298 23.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.0% were either separated or divorced, 11.6% were widowed and 23.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kootingal % Australia %
Australia 1,437 90.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Kootingal % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kootingal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 396 58.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 177 26.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 38 5.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 24 3.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 44 6.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 517 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 679 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 679 people aged 15 years and over in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 58.3% worked full-time, 26.1% worked part-time, 5.6% were away from work, 3.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.5% were unemployed. 517 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kootingal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 383 -- 466 --
Family 991 -- 1,171 --
Household 763 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $383, the median family income was $991 and the median household income was $763.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Kootingal % Australia %
Couple family without children 165 39.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 189 44.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 68 16.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 422 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 422 families in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 39.1% were couple families without children, 44.8% were couple families with children, 16.1% 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 Kootingal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 573 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 610 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 573 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Kootingal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 513 89.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 38 6.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 19 3.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.5% were separate houses, 0.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.6% were flats, units or apartments and 3.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kootingal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 173 30.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 230 40.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 121 21.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 17 3.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 31 5.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 40.1% were owned with a mortgage and 21.1% were rented.

Landlord type Kootingal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 58 47.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 57 47.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 4.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 47.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 47.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kootingal % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 975 -- 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 Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $975. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kootingal % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 415 72.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 132 23.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 6 1.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kootingal (Urban Centres and Localities), 72.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.0% were single (or lone) person households and 1.0% 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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