2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Tanunda

Code UCL426000 (UCL)
People 4,153
Male 1,988
Female 2,165
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 3,893
People born overseas 384
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 34
Families 1,121
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,840
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $980
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $180
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Tanunda % Australia %
Total 4,153 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,988 47.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,165 52.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 0.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,153 people were usually resident in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Tanunda % Australia %
People
0-4 years 233 5.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 532 12.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 489 11.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,674 40.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 440 10.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 785 18.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.4% of people usually resident in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Tanunda % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,893 93.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 384 9.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 34 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.7% of people usually resident in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 9.2% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Tanunda % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,862 55.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 302 8.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 299 8.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 921 27.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 8.9% were either separated or divorced, 8.8% were widowed and 27.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Tanunda % Australia %
Australia 3,609 86.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Tanunda % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tanunda % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,329 63.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 603 28.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 80 3.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 33 1.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 51 2.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,157 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,096 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,096 people aged 15 years and over in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 63.4% worked full-time, 28.8% worked part-time, 3.8% were away from work, 1.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.4% were unemployed. 1,157 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tanunda % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 475 -- 466 --
Family 1,171 -- 1,171 --
Household 980 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $475, the median family income was $1,171 and the median household income was $980.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Tanunda % Australia %
Couple family without children 507 45.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 480 42.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 118 10.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 16 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,121 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,121 families in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 45.2% were couple families without children, 42.8% were couple families with children, 10.5% 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 Tanunda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,665 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,840 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,665 occupied private dwellings were counted in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Tanunda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,420 85.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 129 7.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 84 5.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 32 1.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.3% were separate houses, 7.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Tanunda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 656 39.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 534 32.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 375 22.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 31 1.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 69 4.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.1% were owned with a mortgage and 22.5% were rented.

Landlord type Tanunda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 203 54.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 11 2.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 152 40.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 11 2.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 54.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 2.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 40.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Tanunda % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tanunda % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,122 67.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 440 26.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 50 3.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Tanunda (Urban Centres and Localities), 67.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.4% were single (or lone) person households and 3.0% 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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