2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Woorabinda (L)

Code UCL361800 (UCL)
People 851
Male 421
Female 430
Median age 20
Australian citizenship 847
People born overseas 0
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 173
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 256
Average people per household 4.2
Median weekly household income $521
Median monthly mortgage repayment $0
Median weekly rent $60
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Total 851 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 421 49.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 430 50.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 805 94.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 851 people were usually resident in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Of the total population 94.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 114 13.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 215 25.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 166 19.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 298 35.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 40 4.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 18 2.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 20 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 38.7% of people usually resident in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 6.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 20 years.

Selected characteristics Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 847 99.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 0 0.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 99.5% of people usually resident in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 0.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 10.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 25 4.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 21 4.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 425 81.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 10.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 4.8% were either separated or divorced, 4.0% were widowed and 81.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Australia 850 99.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Woorabinda (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Woorabinda (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 73 27.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 131 49.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 12 4.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 41 15.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 9 3.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 180 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 266 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 266 people aged 15 years and over in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 27.4% worked full-time, 49.2% worked part-time, 4.5% were away from work, 15.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.4% were unemployed. 180 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 199 -- 466 --
Family 445 -- 1,171 --
Household 521 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $199, the median family income was $445 and the median household income was $521.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 21 12.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 61 35.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 80 46.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 11 6.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 173 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 173 families in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 12.1% were couple families without children, 35.3% were couple families with children, 46.2% were one parent families and 6.4% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 195 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 256 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 195 occupied private dwellings were counted in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 191 97.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 2.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3 1.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 0 0.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 187 95.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 1.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 2.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 1.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 95.9% were rented.

Landlord type Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 15 8.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 168 89.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 3.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 8.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 89.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 60 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 0 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 4.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.7 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $60. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $0. The average people per household was 4.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.7.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Woorabinda (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 140 71.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 46 23.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 13 6.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Woorabinda (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 71.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.6% were single (or lone) person households and 6.7% 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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