2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Malanda

Code UCL335600 (UCL)
People 1,009
Male 483
Female 526
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 914
People born overseas 101
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 13
Families 273
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 477
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $618
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $130
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Malanda % Australia %
Total 1,009 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 483 47.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 526 52.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 67 6.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,009 people were usually resident in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Of the total population 6.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Malanda % Australia %
People
0-4 years 80 7.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 141 14.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 105 10.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 381 37.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 121 12.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 182 18.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.9% of people usually resident in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 30.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Malanda % Australia %
Australian citizenship 914 90.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 101 10.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 13 1.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.6% of people usually resident in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 10.0% were born overseas and 1.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Malanda % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 374 47.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 130 16.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 73 9.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 211 26.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 16.5% were either separated or divorced, 9.3% were widowed and 26.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Malanda % Australia %
Australia 848 84.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Malanda % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Malanda % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 231 54.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 137 32.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 19 4.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 13 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 26 6.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 307 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 426 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 426 people aged 15 years and over in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 54.2% worked full-time, 32.2% worked part-time, 4.5% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.1% were unemployed. 307 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Malanda % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 377 -- 466 --
Family 821 -- 1,171 --
Household 618 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $377, the median family income was $821 and the median household income was $618.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Malanda % Australia %
Couple family without children 110 40.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 94 34.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 66 24.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 273 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 273 families in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 40.3% were couple families without children, 34.4% were couple families with children, 24.2% were one parent families and 1.1% 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 Malanda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 439 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 477 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 439 occupied private dwellings were counted in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Malanda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 345 78.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 63 14.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 31 7.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities), 78.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 14.4% were flats, units or apartments and 7.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Malanda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 146 33.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 88 20.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 177 40.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 6.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.0% were owned with a mortgage and 40.3% were rented.

Landlord type Malanda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 44 24.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 23 13.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 105 59.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 3.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 24.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 13.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 59.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Malanda % Australia %
Median weekly rent 130 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $130. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Malanda % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 272 62.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 139 31.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 2.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Malanda (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 31.7% were single (or lone) person households and 2.1% 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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