2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Swan Reach (L)

Code UCL425400 (UCL)
People 235
Male 123
Female 112
Median age 51
Australian citizenship 212
People born overseas 35
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 59
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 291
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $531
Median monthly mortgage repayment $557
Median weekly rent $90
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
Total 235 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 123 52.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 112 47.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 235 people were usually resident in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.3% were male and 47.7% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 6 2.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 29 12.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 19 8.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 80 34.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 51 21.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 51 21.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 51 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 14.9% of people usually resident in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 43.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 51 years.

Selected characteristics Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 212 90.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 35 14.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 1.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.2% of people usually resident in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 14.9% were born overseas and 1.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 102 50.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 34 16.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 17 8.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 51 25.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 16.9% were either separated or divorced, 8.5% were widowed and 25.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
Australia 182 77.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Swan Reach (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 54 55.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 35 36.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 8.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 96 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 97 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 97 people aged 15 years and over in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 55.7% worked full-time, 36.1% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.2% were unemployed. 96 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 269 -- 466 --
Family 662 -- 1,171 --
Household 531 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $269, the median family income was $662 and the median household income was $531.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 37 62.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 22 37.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 0 0.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 59 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 59 families in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 62.7% were couple families without children, 37.3% were couple families with children, 0.0% 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 Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 114 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 291 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 114 occupied private dwellings were counted in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 111 97.4 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 3 2.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 54 47.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 25 21.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 29 25.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 7.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 47.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.9% were owned with a mortgage and 25.4% were rented.

Landlord type Swan Reach (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 5 17.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 12 41.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 34.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 17.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 41.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 90 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 557 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $90. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $557. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Swan Reach (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 59 51.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 43 37.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Swan Reach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 51.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 37.7% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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