2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Northern Territory | Urban Centres and Localities

Batchelor (L)

Code UCL701000 (UCL)
People 481
Male 247
Female 234
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 297
People born overseas 43
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 31
Families 76
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 216
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $769
Median monthly mortgage repayment $921
Median weekly rent $121
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Batchelor (L) % Australia %
Total 481 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 247 51.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 234 48.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 138 28.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 481 people were usually resident in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Of the total population 28.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Batchelor (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 27 5.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 99 20.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 47 9.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 196 40.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 71 14.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 42 8.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.2% of people usually resident in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Batchelor (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 297 61.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 43 8.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 31 6.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 61.7% of people usually resident in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.9% were born overseas and 6.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Batchelor (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 114 32.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 72 20.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 13 3.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 156 43.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 32.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 20.2% were either separated or divorced, 3.7% were widowed and 43.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Batchelor (L) % Australia %
Australia 285 59.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Batchelor (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 103 70.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 29 19.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 12 8.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 88 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 147 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 147 people aged 15 years and over in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 70.1% worked full-time, 19.7% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.2% were unemployed. 88 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Batchelor (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 466 -- 466 --
Family 939 -- 1,171 --
Household 769 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $466, the median family income was $939 and the median household income was $769.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Batchelor (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 28 36.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 19 25.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 26 34.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 3.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 76 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 76 families in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 36.8% were couple families without children, 25.0% were couple families with children, 34.2% were one parent families and 3.9% 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 Batchelor (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 197 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 216 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 197 occupied private dwellings were counted in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Batchelor (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 146 74.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 25 12.7 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 26 13.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 74.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.7% were flats, units or apartments and 13.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Batchelor (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 31 15.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 24 12.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 74 37.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 66 33.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 15.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 12.2% were owned with a mortgage and 37.6% were rented.

Landlord type Batchelor (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 4.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 38 51.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 30 40.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 6.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 4.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 51.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 40.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Batchelor (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 121 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 921 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $121. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $921. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Batchelor (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 76 38.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 32 16.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 6 3.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Batchelor (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.2% 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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