2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

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Berri

Code UCL402400 (UCL)
People 4,008
Male 1,881
Female 2,127
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 3,617
People born overseas 481
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 34
Families 1,074
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,852
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $721
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $130
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Berri % Australia %
Total 4,008 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,881 46.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,127 53.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 184 4.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,008 people were usually resident in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 46.9% were male and 53.1% were female. Of the total population 4.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Berri % Australia %
People
0-4 years 302 7.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 553 13.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 497 12.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,577 39.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 412 10.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 667 16.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.3% of people usually resident in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Berri % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,617 90.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 481 12.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 34 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.2% of people usually resident in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 12.0% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Berri % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,499 47.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 366 11.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 276 8.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,017 32.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 11.6% were either separated or divorced, 8.8% were widowed and 32.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Berri % Australia %
Australia 3,287 82.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Berri % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Berri % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,046 58.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 507 28.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 70 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 29 1.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 152 8.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,175 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,804 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,804 people aged 15 years and over in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 58.0% worked full-time, 28.1% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 1.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.4% were unemployed. 1,175 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Berri % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 384 -- 466 --
Family 945 -- 1,171 --
Household 721 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $384, the median family income was $945 and the median household income was $721.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Berri % Australia %
Couple family without children 446 41.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 406 37.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 206 19.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 16 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,074 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,074 families in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 41.5% were couple families without children, 37.8% were couple families with children, 19.2% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Berri % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,656 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,852 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,656 occupied private dwellings were counted in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Berri % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,271 76.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 229 13.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 151 9.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 5 0.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities), 76.8% were separate houses, 13.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Berri % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 436 26.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 429 25.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 667 40.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 28 1.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 98 5.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.9% were owned with a mortgage and 40.3% were rented.

Landlord type Berri % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 268 40.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 207 31.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 172 25.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 19 2.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 40.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 31.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 25.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Berri % Australia %
Median weekly rent 130 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $130. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Berri % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,061 64.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 484 29.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 44 2.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Berri (Urban Centres and Localities), 64.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.2% were single (or lone) person households and 2.7% 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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