2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Monto

Code UCL339800 (UCL)
People 1,159
Male 534
Female 625
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 1,073
People born overseas 34
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 287
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 591
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $609
Median monthly mortgage repayment $645
Median weekly rent $100
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Monto % Australia %
Total 1,159 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 534 46.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 625 53.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 39 3.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,159 people were usually resident in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 46.1% were male and 53.9% were female. Of the total population 3.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Monto % Australia %
People
0-4 years 70 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 173 14.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 123 10.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 384 33.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 127 11.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 282 24.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.0% of people usually resident in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 35.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Monto % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,073 92.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 34 2.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.6% of people usually resident in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 2.9% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Monto % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 440 48.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 126 13.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 109 11.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 238 26.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 48.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.8% were either separated or divorced, 11.9% were widowed and 26.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Monto % Australia %
Australia 1,034 89.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Monto % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Monto % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 265 56.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 147 31.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 20 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 9 1.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 31 6.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 355 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 472 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 472 people aged 15 years and over in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 56.1% worked full-time, 31.1% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 1.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.6% were unemployed. 355 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Monto % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 357 -- 466 --
Family 850 -- 1,171 --
Household 609 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $357, the median family income was $850 and the median household income was $609.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Monto % Australia %
Couple family without children 141 49.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 93 32.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 45 15.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 8 2.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 287 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 287 families in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.1% were couple families without children, 32.4% were couple families with children, 15.7% were one parent families and 2.8% 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 Monto % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 502 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 591 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 502 occupied private dwellings were counted in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Monto % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 448 89.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 21 4.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 33 6.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 6.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Monto % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 210 41.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 93 18.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 168 33.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 33 6.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.5% were owned with a mortgage and 33.5% were rented.

Landlord type Monto % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 40 23.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 23 13.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 100 59.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 4.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 23.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 13.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 59.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Monto % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 645 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $645. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Monto % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 287 57.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 177 35.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 14 2.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Monto (Urban Centres and Localities), 57.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 35.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.8% 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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