2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Rosewood

Code UCL349400 (UCL)
People 1,966
Male 918
Female 1,048
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 1,789
People born overseas 154
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7
Families 528
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 818
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $740
Median monthly mortgage repayment $905
Median weekly rent $180
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People — demographics
People Rosewood % Australia %
Total 1,966 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 918 46.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,048 53.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 78 4.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,966 people were usually resident in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 46.7% were male and 53.3% were female. Of the total population 4.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Rosewood % Australia %
People
0-4 years 123 6.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 319 16.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 262 13.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 730 37.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 191 9.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 340 17.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.5% of people usually resident in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Rosewood % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,789 91.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 154 7.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.0% of people usually resident in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 7.8% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Rosewood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 690 45.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 207 13.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 147 9.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 481 31.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.6% were either separated or divorced, 9.7% were widowed and 31.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Rosewood % Australia %
Australia 1,689 85.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Rosewood % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Rosewood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 499 61.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 212 25.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 32 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 30 3.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 45 5.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 616 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 818 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 818 people aged 15 years and over in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 61.0% worked full-time, 25.9% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 3.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.5% were unemployed. 616 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Rosewood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 378 -- 466 --
Family 1,010 -- 1,171 --
Household 740 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $378, the median family income was $1,010 and the median household income was $740.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Rosewood % Australia %
Couple family without children 185 35.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 205 38.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 124 23.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 14 2.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 528 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 528 families in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 35.0% were couple families without children, 38.8% were couple families with children, 23.5% were one parent families and 2.7% 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 Rosewood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 744 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 818 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 744 occupied private dwellings were counted in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Rosewood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 707 95.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 34 4.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities), 95.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Rosewood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 256 34.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 220 29.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 221 29.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 6.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 29.6% were owned with a mortgage and 29.7% were rented.

Landlord type Rosewood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 110 49.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 13 5.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 90 40.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 2.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 49.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 5.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 40.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Rosewood % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 905 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $905. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Rosewood % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 514 69.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 188 25.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 18 2.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Rosewood (Urban Centres and Localities), 69.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.4% 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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