2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Sarina

Code UCL350600 (UCL)
People 3,285
Male 1,643
Female 1,642
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 2,899
People born overseas 199
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27
Families 843
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,347
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $920
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Sarina % Australia %
Total 3,285 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,643 50.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,642 50.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 290 8.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,285 people were usually resident in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Of the total population 8.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Sarina % Australia %
People
0-4 years 251 7.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 476 14.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 455 13.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,278 38.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 363 11.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 462 14.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.1% of people usually resident in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Sarina % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,899 88.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 199 6.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.2% of people usually resident in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 6.1% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Sarina % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,156 45.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 350 13.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 198 7.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 855 33.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.7% were either separated or divorced, 7.7% were widowed and 33.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Sarina % Australia %
Australia 2,792 85.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Sarina % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Sarina % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 884 63.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 330 23.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 35 2.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 53 3.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 83 6.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 926 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,385 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,385 people aged 15 years and over in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 63.8% worked full-time, 23.8% worked part-time, 2.5% were away from work, 3.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.0% were unemployed. 926 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Sarina % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 378 -- 466 --
Family 1,081 -- 1,171 --
Household 920 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Sarina (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 $1,081 and the median household income was $920.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Sarina % Australia %
Couple family without children 325 38.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 361 42.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 151 17.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 6 0.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 843 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 843 families in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 38.6% were couple families without children, 42.8% were couple families with children, 17.9% were one parent families and 0.7% 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 Sarina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,236 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,347 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,236 occupied private dwellings were counted in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Sarina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,002 81.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 136 11.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 85 6.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 13 1.1 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities), 81.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.0% were flats, units or apartments and 6.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Sarina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 380 30.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 338 27.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 413 33.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 9 0.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 97 7.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.3% were owned with a mortgage and 33.4% were rented.

Landlord type Sarina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 146 35.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 57 13.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 194 47.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 17 4.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 35.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 13.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 47.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Sarina % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Sarina % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 825 66.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 257 20.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 43 3.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Sarina (Urban Centres and Localities), 66.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.8% were single (or lone) person households and 3.5% 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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