2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Northern Territory | Urban Centres and Localities

Adelaide River (L)

Code UCL700100 (UCL)
People 190
Male 93
Female 97
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 147
People born overseas 16
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 18
Families 43
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 115
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $675
Median monthly mortgage repayment $650
Median weekly rent $45
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People — demographics
People Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
Total 190 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 93 48.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 97 51.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 51 26.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 190 people were usually resident in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Of the total population 26.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 5 2.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 42 22.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 17 8.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 65 34.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 38 20.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 22 11.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.7% of people usually resident in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 31.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 147 77.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 16 8.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 18 9.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 77.4% of people usually resident in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.4% were born overseas and 9.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 63 44.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 29 20.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 6 4.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 52 36.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 44.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 20.4% were either separated or divorced, 4.2% were widowed and 36.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
Australia 141 74.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Adelaide River (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 44 62.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 20 28.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 5.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 51 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 71 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 71 people aged 15 years and over in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 62.0% worked full-time, 28.2% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.6% were unemployed. 51 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 327 -- 466 --
Family 819 -- 1,171 --
Household 675 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $327, the median family income was $819 and the median household income was $675.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 20 46.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 12 27.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 11 25.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 43 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 43 families in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 46.5% were couple families without children, 27.9% were couple families with children, 25.6% 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 Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 104 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 115 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 104 occupied private dwellings were counted in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 71 68.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 2.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 30 28.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 68.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.9% were flats, units or apartments and 28.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 38 36.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 18 17.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 26 25.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 19.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 17.3% were owned with a mortgage and 25.0% were rented.

Landlord type Adelaide River (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 3 11.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 19 73.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 19.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 11.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 73.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 45 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 650 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $45. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $650. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.3.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Adelaide River (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 40 38.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 12 11.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Adelaide River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 11.5% 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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