2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Biloela

Code UCL305200 (UCL)
People 5,371
Male 2,761
Female 2,610
Median age 32
Australian citizenship 4,772
People born overseas 454
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 48
Families 1,410
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,213
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,162
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,018
Median weekly rent $140
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Biloela % Australia %
Total 5,371 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,761 51.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,610 48.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 146 2.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,371 people were usually resident in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Of the total population 2.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Biloela % Australia %
People
0-4 years 448 8.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 829 15.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 758 14.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,365 44.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 394 7.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 575 10.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 32 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.8% of people usually resident in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 32 years.

Selected characteristics Biloela % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,772 88.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 454 8.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 48 0.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.8% of people usually resident in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.5% were born overseas and 0.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Biloela % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,178 53.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 389 9.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 242 5.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,284 31.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 9.5% were either separated or divorced, 5.9% were widowed and 31.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Biloela % Australia %
Australia 4,544 84.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Biloela % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Biloela % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,882 68.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 629 22.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 93 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 85 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 76 2.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,054 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,765 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,765 people aged 15 years and over in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 68.1% worked full-time, 22.7% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.7% were unemployed. 1,054 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Biloela % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 534 -- 466 --
Family 1,363 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,162 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $534, the median family income was $1,363 and the median household income was $1,162.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Biloela % Australia %
Couple family without children 557 39.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 652 46.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 180 12.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 21 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,410 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,410 families in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 39.5% were couple families without children, 46.2% were couple families with children, 12.8% 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 Biloela % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,014 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,213 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,014 occupied private dwellings were counted in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Biloela % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,722 85.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 39 1.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 168 8.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 82 4.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.1 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.5% were separate houses, 1.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.3% were flats, units or apartments and 4.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Biloela % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 522 25.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 616 30.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 711 35.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 9 0.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 155 7.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.6% were owned with a mortgage and 35.3% were rented.

Landlord type Biloela % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 255 35.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 173 24.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 256 36.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 25 3.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 35.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 24.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Biloela % Australia %
Median weekly rent 140 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,018 -- 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 Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $140. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,018. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Biloela % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,394 69.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 439 21.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 65 3.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 69.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 21.8% were single (or lone) person households and 3.2% 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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