2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

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Elliston (L)

Code UCL406800 (UCL)
People 201
Male 108
Female 93
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 178
People born overseas 14
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 50
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 141
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $638
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $120
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Elliston (L) % Australia %
Total 201 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 108 53.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 93 46.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 201 people were usually resident in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 53.7% were male and 46.3% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Elliston (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 24 11.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 28 13.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 88 43.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 22 10.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 28 13.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.9% of people usually resident in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Elliston (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 178 88.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 14 7.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.6% of people usually resident in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 7.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Elliston (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 67 40.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 23 13.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 15 9.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 60 36.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 40.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.9% were either separated or divorced, 9.0% were widowed and 36.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Elliston (L) % Australia %
Australia 170 84.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Elliston (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 55 55.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 31 31.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 7 7.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 7 7.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 54 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 100 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 100 people aged 15 years and over in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 55.0% worked full-time, 31.0% worked part-time, 7.0% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.0% were unemployed. 54 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Elliston (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 373 -- 466 --
Family 735 -- 1,171 --
Household 638 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $373, the median family income was $735 and the median household income was $638.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Elliston (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 19 38.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 20 40.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 11 22.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 50 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 50 families in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 38.0% were couple families without children, 40.0% were couple families with children, 22.0% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Elliston (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 100 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 141 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 100 occupied private dwellings were counted in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Elliston (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 83 83.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 3.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 14 14.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 14.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Elliston (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 31 31.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 21 21.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 40 40.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 8.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.0% were owned with a mortgage and 40.0% were rented.

Landlord type Elliston (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 7.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 6 15.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 32 80.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 7.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 15.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 80.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Elliston (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Elliston (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 46 46.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 29 29.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 5.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Elliston (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 46.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.0% were single (or lone) person households and 5.0% 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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