2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Greenock (L)

Code UCL408400 (UCL)
People 685
Male 352
Female 333
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 634
People born overseas 99
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 217
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 274
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,057
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,029
Median weekly rent $180
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People — demographics
People Greenock (L) % Australia %
Total 685 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 352 51.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 333 48.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 685 people were usually resident in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Greenock (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 45 6.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 110 16.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 72 10.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 330 48.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 58 8.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 69 10.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.6% of people usually resident in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Greenock (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 634 92.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 99 14.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.6% of people usually resident in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 14.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Greenock (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 334 63.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 51 9.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 15 2.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 133 25.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 63.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 9.6% were either separated or divorced, 2.8% were widowed and 25.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Greenock (L) % Australia %
Australia 568 82.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Greenock (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 231 64.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 89 24.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 17 4.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 0.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 19 5.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 155 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 359 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 359 people aged 15 years and over in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 64.3% worked full-time, 24.8% worked part-time, 4.7% were away from work, 0.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.3% were unemployed. 155 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Greenock (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 505 -- 466 --
Family 1,105 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,057 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $505, the median family income was $1,105 and the median household income was $1,057.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Greenock (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 102 47.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 97 44.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 18 8.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 217 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 217 families in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.0% were couple families without children, 44.7% were couple families with children, 8.3% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Greenock (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 258 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 274 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 258 occupied private dwellings were counted in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Greenock (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 258 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Greenock (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 93 36.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 129 50.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 31 12.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 2.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 50.0% were owned with a mortgage and 12.0% were rented.

Landlord type Greenock (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 21 67.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 9 29.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 9.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 67.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 29.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Greenock (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,029 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,029. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Greenock (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 214 82.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 34 13.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 1.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Greenock (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.2% were single (or lone) person households and 1.2% 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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