2006 Census QuickStats

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Keith

Code UCL411000 (UCL)
People 1,089
Male 559
Female 530
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 995
People born overseas 71
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 291
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 540
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $862
Median monthly mortgage repayment $663
Median weekly rent $108
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People — demographics
People Keith % Australia %
Total 1,089 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 559 51.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 530 48.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 0.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,089 people were usually resident in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.3% were male and 48.7% were female. Of the total population 0.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Keith % Australia %
People
0-4 years 66 6.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 139 12.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 119 10.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 434 39.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 129 11.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 204 18.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.8% of people usually resident in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 30.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Keith % Australia %
Australian citizenship 995 91.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 71 6.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.4% of people usually resident in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 6.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Keith % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 467 52.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 112 12.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 81 9.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 225 25.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 12.6% were either separated or divorced, 9.1% were widowed and 25.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Keith % Australia %
Australia 955 87.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Keith % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Keith % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 343 64.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 138 25.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 29 5.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 12 2.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 13 2.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 293 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 535 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 535 people aged 15 years and over in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 64.1% worked full-time, 25.8% worked part-time, 5.4% were away from work, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.4% were unemployed. 293 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Keith % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 446 -- 466 --
Family 1,077 -- 1,171 --
Household 862 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $446, the median family income was $1,077 and the median household income was $862.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Keith % Australia %
Couple family without children 133 45.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 113 38.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 41 14.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 291 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 291 families in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 45.7% were couple families without children, 38.8% were couple families with children, 14.1% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Keith % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 484 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 540 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 484 occupied private dwellings were counted in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Keith % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 430 88.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 23 4.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 7 1.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 24 5.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.8% were separate houses, 4.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 5.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Keith % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 186 38.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 147 30.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 111 22.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 8.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.4% were owned with a mortgage and 22.9% were rented.

Landlord type Keith % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 31 27.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 24 21.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 51 45.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 2.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 27.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 21.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 45.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Keith % Australia %
Median weekly rent 108 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 663 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $108. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $663. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Keith % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 286 59.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 155 32.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 13 2.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Keith (Urban Centres and Localities), 59.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 32.0% 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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