2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Warwick

Code UCL359400 (UCL)
People 12,562
Male 6,028
Female 6,534
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 11,434
People born overseas 805
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 61
Families 3,263
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 5,270
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $716
Median monthly mortgage repayment $932
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Warwick % Australia %
Total 12,562 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 6,028 48.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 6,534 52.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 460 3.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 12,562 people were usually resident in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Of the total population 3.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Warwick % Australia %
People
0-4 years 925 7.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,939 15.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,661 13.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 4,508 35.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,400 11.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 2,130 17.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.8% of people usually resident in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Warwick % Australia %
Australian citizenship 11,434 91.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 805 6.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 61 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.0% of people usually resident in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 6.4% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Warwick % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,811 49.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 1,184 12.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 815 8.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 2,888 29.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 12.2% were either separated or divorced, 8.4% were widowed and 29.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Warwick % Australia %
Australia 10,895 86.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Warwick % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Warwick % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,181 58.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,584 29.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 183 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 132 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 329 6.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 3,757 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 5,409 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 5,409 people aged 15 years and over in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 58.8% worked full-time, 29.3% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.1% were unemployed. 3,757 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Warwick % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 381 -- 466 --
Family 946 -- 1,171 --
Household 716 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $381, the median family income was $946 and the median household income was $716.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Warwick % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,351 41.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,286 39.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 582 17.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 44 1.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 3,263 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 3,263 families in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 41.4% were couple families without children, 39.4% were couple families with children, 17.8% were one parent families and 1.3% 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 Warwick % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,854 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 5,270 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 4,854 occupied private dwellings were counted in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Warwick % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,316 88.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 47 1.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 436 9.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 52 1.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 3 0.1 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.9% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Warwick % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,743 35.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,303 26.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,508 31.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 22 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 277 5.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.8% were owned with a mortgage and 31.1% were rented.

Landlord type Warwick % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 823 54.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 101 6.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 550 36.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 33 2.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 54.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 6.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Warwick % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 932 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $932. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Warwick % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 3,216 66.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 1,314 27.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 124 2.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Warwick (Urban Centres and Localities), 66.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.1% were single (or lone) person households and 2.6% 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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