2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Keppel Sands (L)

Code UCL331600 (UCL)
People 332
Male 170
Female 162
Median age 52
Australian citizenship 302
People born overseas 31
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 92
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 251
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $598
Median monthly mortgage repayment $672
Median weekly rent $145
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
Total 332 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 170 51.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 162 48.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 3.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 332 people were usually resident in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.2% were male and 48.8% were female. Of the total population 3.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 3.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 35 10.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 20 6.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 122 36.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 87 26.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 59 17.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 52 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 14.2% of people usually resident in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 44.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 52 years.

Selected characteristics Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 302 91.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 31 9.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.0% of people usually resident in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 9.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 149 51.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 56 19.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 23 8.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 59 20.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 19.4% were either separated or divorced, 8.0% were widowed and 20.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
Australia 280 84.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 73 58.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 31 24.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 6.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 4.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 6.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 142 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 125 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 125 people aged 15 years and over in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 58.4% worked full-time, 24.8% worked part-time, 6.4% were away from work, 4.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.4% were unemployed. 142 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 364 -- 466 --
Family 854 -- 1,171 --
Household 598 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $364, the median family income was $854 and the median household income was $598.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 61 66.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 17 18.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 14 15.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 92 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 92 families in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 66.3% were couple families without children, 18.5% were couple families with children, 15.2% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 161 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 251 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 161 occupied private dwellings were counted in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 134 83.2 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 27 16.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 16.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 85 52.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 36 22.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 28 17.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 2.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 6.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 52.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 22.4% were owned with a mortgage and 17.4% were rented.

Landlord type Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 10 35.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 18 64.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 35.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 64.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 145 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 672 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $145. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $672. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Keppel Sands (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 91 56.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 49 30.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 3.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Keppel Sands (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 56.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.4% were single (or lone) person households and 3.1% 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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