2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | Urban Centres and Localities

Kempton (L)

Code UCL608200 (UCL)
People 358
Male 173
Female 185
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 324
People born overseas 25
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 98
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 152
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $645
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $102
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Kempton (L) % Australia %
Total 358 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 173 48.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 185 51.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 1.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 358 people were usually resident in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Of the total population 1.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kempton (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 31 8.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 64 17.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 31 8.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 145 40.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 46 12.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 40 11.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.5% of people usually resident in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Kempton (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 324 90.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 25 7.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.5% of people usually resident in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 7.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kempton (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 129 49.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 37 14.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 22 8.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 73 27.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 14.1% were either separated or divorced, 8.4% were widowed and 27.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kempton (L) % Australia %
Australia 311 86.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kempton (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 78 52.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 47 31.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 2.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 4.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 13 8.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 103 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 148 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 148 people aged 15 years and over in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 52.7% worked full-time, 31.8% worked part-time, 2.0% were away from work, 4.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.8% were unemployed. 103 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kempton (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 307 -- 466 --
Family 871 -- 1,171 --
Household 645 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $307, the median family income was $871 and the median household income was $645.

Expand Families category,
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Families — family composition
Family composition Kempton (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 35 35.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 49 50.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 14 14.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 98 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 98 families in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 35.7% were couple families without children, 50.0% were couple families with children, 14.3% 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 Kempton (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 138 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 152 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 138 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Kempton (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 130 94.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 5 3.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 2.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.6% were flats, units or apartments and 2.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kempton (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 56 40.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 54 39.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 20 14.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 4.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 39.1% were owned with a mortgage and 14.5% were rented.

Landlord type Kempton (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 12 60.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 7 35.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 15.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 60.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 35.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kempton (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 102 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $102. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kempton (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 99 71.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 36 26.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 2.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kempton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 71.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.1% were single (or lone) person households and 2.2% 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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