2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Urban Centres and Localities

Lawrence (L)

Code UCL146800 (UCL)
People 390
Male 198
Female 192
Median age 49
Australian citizenship 373
People born overseas 29
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 123
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 191
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $599
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $148
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People — demographics
People Lawrence (L) % Australia %
Total 390 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 198 50.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 192 49.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 3.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 390 people were usually resident in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.8% were male and 49.2% were female. Of the total population 3.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Lawrence (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 5 1.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 57 14.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 28 7.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 131 33.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 73 18.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 92 23.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 49 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.9% of people usually resident in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 42.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 49 years.

Selected characteristics Lawrence (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 373 95.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 29 7.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.6% of people usually resident in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 7.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Lawrence (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 187 57.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 57 17.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 25 7.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 55 17.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 17.6% were either separated or divorced, 7.7% were widowed and 17.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Lawrence (L) % Australia %
Australia 348 89.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Lawrence (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 70 53.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 49 37.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 11 8.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 184 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 130 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 130 people aged 15 years and over in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 53.8% worked full-time, 37.7% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.5% were unemployed. 184 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lawrence (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 335 -- 466 --
Family 678 -- 1,171 --
Household 599 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $335, the median family income was $678 and the median household income was $599.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Lawrence (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 76 61.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 26 21.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 18 14.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 2.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 123 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 123 families in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 61.8% were couple families without children, 21.1% were couple families with children, 14.6% were one parent families and 2.4% 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 Lawrence (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 171 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 191 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 171 occupied private dwellings were counted in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Lawrence (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 171 100.0 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 Lawrence (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 Lawrence (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 100 58.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 42 24.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 25 14.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 3.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 58.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.6% were owned with a mortgage and 14.6% were rented.

Landlord type Lawrence (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 10 40.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 12 48.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 20.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 40.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 48.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Lawrence (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 148 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $148. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lawrence (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 117 68.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 46 26.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 2.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Lawrence (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 68.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.9% were single (or lone) person households and 2.3% 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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