2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Northern Territory | Urban Centres and Localities

Timber Creek (L)

Code UCL706860 (UCL)
People 229
Male 124
Female 105
Median age 30
Australian citizenship 184
People born overseas 6
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 23
Families 39
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 128
Average people per household 3.5
Median weekly household income $1,116
Median monthly mortgage repayment $0
Median weekly rent $20
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
Total 229 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 124 54.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 105 45.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 135 59.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 229 people were usually resident in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 54.1% were male and 45.9% were female. Of the total population 59.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 19 8.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 40 17.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 36 15.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 95 41.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 21 9.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 17 7.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 30 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 25.8% of people usually resident in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 16.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 30 years.

Selected characteristics Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 184 80.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 6 2.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 23 10.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 80.3% of people usually resident in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 2.6% were born overseas and 10.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 85 50.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 15 8.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 12 7.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 60 35.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 8.9% were either separated or divorced, 7.1% were widowed and 35.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
Australia 179 78.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Timber Creek (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 58 55.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 44 41.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 2.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 0 0.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 20 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 105 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 105 people aged 15 years and over in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 55.2% worked full-time, 41.9% worked part-time, 2.9% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 0.0% were unemployed. 20 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 384 -- 466 --
Family 1,028 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,116 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $384, the median family income was $1,028 and the median household income was $1,116.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 18 46.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 17 43.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 4 10.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 39 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 39 families in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 46.2% were couple families without children, 43.6% were couple families with children, 10.3% 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 Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 125 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 128 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 125 occupied private dwellings were counted in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 57 45.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 4.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 62 49.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 45.6% were separate houses, 4.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 49.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 28 22.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 3 2.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 44 35.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 47 37.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 2.4% were owned with a mortgage and 35.2% were rented.

Landlord type Timber Creek (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 9.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 36 81.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 9.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 9.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 81.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 20 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 0 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.7 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $20. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $0. The average people per household was 3.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.7.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Timber Creek (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 34 27.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 10 8.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 4.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Timber Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 8.0% were single (or lone) person households and 4.0% 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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