2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Capella (L)

Code UCL311600 (UCL)
People 796
Male 416
Female 380
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 729
People born overseas 29
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 198
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 353
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,182
Median monthly mortgage repayment $953
Median weekly rent $100
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People — demographics
People Capella (L) % Australia %
Total 796 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 416 52.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 380 47.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 2.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 796 people were usually resident in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.3% were male and 47.7% were female. Of the total population 2.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Capella (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 68 8.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 117 14.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 104 13.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 358 45.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 90 11.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 60 7.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.2% of people usually resident in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Capella (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 729 91.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 29 3.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.6% of people usually resident in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 3.6% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Capella (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 318 52.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 67 10.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 32 5.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 199 32.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.9% were either separated or divorced, 5.2% were widowed and 32.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Capella (L) % Australia %
Australia 725 91.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Capella (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 296 70.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 92 21.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 14 3.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 1.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 154 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 421 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 421 people aged 15 years and over in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 70.3% worked full-time, 21.9% worked part-time, 3.3% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.9% were unemployed. 154 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Capella (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 550 -- 466 --
Family 1,500 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,182 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $550, the median family income was $1,500 and the median household income was $1,182.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Capella (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 77 38.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 98 49.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 20 10.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 198 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 198 families in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 38.9% were couple families without children, 49.5% were couple families with children, 10.1% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Capella (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 308 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 353 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 308 occupied private dwellings were counted in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Capella (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 242 78.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 23 7.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 13 4.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 30 9.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 78.6% were separate houses, 7.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 9.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Capella (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 85 27.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 80 26.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 117 38.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 1.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 7.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.0% were owned with a mortgage and 38.0% were rented.

Landlord type Capella (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 13 11.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 12 10.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 83 70.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 3.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 11.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 10.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 70.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Capella (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 953 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $953. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Capella (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 192 62.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 68 22.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 10 3.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Capella (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.1% 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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