2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Bakers Creek (L)

Code UCL302800 (UCL)
People 770
Male 413
Female 357
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 695
People born overseas 65
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 211
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 303
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $992
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
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People — demographics
People Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
Total 770 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 413 53.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 357 46.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 53 6.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 770 people were usually resident in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 53.6% were male and 46.4% were female. Of the total population 6.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 46 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 118 15.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 102 13.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 363 47.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 73 9.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 69 9.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.3% of people usually resident in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 695 90.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 65 8.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.3% of people usually resident in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 283 46.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 83 13.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 25 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 221 36.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 46.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.7% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 36.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
Australia 660 85.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 258 62.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 101 24.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 3.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 20 4.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 20 4.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 164 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 412 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 412 people aged 15 years and over in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 62.6% worked full-time, 24.5% worked part-time, 3.2% were away from work, 4.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.9% were unemployed. 164 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 482 -- 466 --
Family 1,168 -- 1,171 --
Household 992 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $482, the median family income was $1,168 and the median household income was $992.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 69 32.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 98 46.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 44 20.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 211 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 211 families in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 32.7% were couple families without children, 46.4% were couple families with children, 20.9% 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 Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 282 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 303 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 282 occupied private dwellings were counted in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 237 84.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 6 2.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 39 13.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 13.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 92 32.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 106 37.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 65 23.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 1.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 6.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 37.6% were owned with a mortgage and 23.0% were rented.

Landlord type Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 10 15.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 55 84.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 15.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 84.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bakers Creek (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 203 72.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 59 20.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 10 3.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Bakers Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 72.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.9% were single (or lone) person households and 3.5% 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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