2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Northern Territory | Urban Centres and Localities

Daly River (L)

Code UCL701800 (UCL)
People 468
Male 221
Female 247
Median age 24
Australian citizenship 447
People born overseas 8
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 112
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 209
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $725
Median monthly mortgage repayment $3,000
Median weekly rent $50
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Daly River (L) % Australia %
Total 468 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 221 47.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 247 52.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 367 78.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 468 people were usually resident in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.2% were male and 52.8% were female. Of the total population 78.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Daly River (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 59 12.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 99 21.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 78 16.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 174 37.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 36 7.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 23 4.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 24 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 33.8% of people usually resident in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 12.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 24 years.

Selected characteristics Daly River (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 447 95.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 8 1.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.5% of people usually resident in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 1.7% were born overseas and 0.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Daly River (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 136 43.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 33 10.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 13 4.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 126 40.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 43.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.6% were either separated or divorced, 4.2% were widowed and 40.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Daly River (L) % Australia %
Australia 440 94.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Daly River (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 105 46.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 71 31.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 28 12.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 19 8.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 2.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 52 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 228 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 228 people aged 15 years and over in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 46.1% worked full-time, 31.1% worked part-time, 12.3% were away from work, 8.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.2% were unemployed. 52 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Daly River (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 280 -- 466 --
Family 635 -- 1,171 --
Household 725 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $280, the median family income was $635 and the median household income was $725.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Daly River (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 31 27.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 45 40.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 32 28.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 3.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 112 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 112 families in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 27.7% were couple families without children, 40.2% were couple families with children, 28.6% were one parent families and 3.6% 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 Daly River (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 195 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 209 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 195 occupied private dwellings were counted in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Daly River (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 126 64.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 8 4.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 61 31.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 64.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.1% were flats, units or apartments and 31.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Daly River (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 28.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 5 2.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 111 56.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 3.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 8.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 2.6% were owned with a mortgage and 56.9% were rented.

Landlord type Daly 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 4 3.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 97 87.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 8.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 87.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Daly River (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 50 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 3,000 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.7 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $50. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,000. The average people per household was 3.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.7.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Daly River (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 91 46.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 26 13.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Daly River (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 46.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.3% 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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