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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Campbelltown (C)

Code LGA11500 (LGA)
People 143,076
Male 70,332
Female 72,744
Median age 32
Australian citizenship 122,935
People born overseas 37,490
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 457
Families 37,901
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 50,218
Average people per household 3.0
Median weekly household income $1,066
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,500
Median weekly rent $185
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Total 143,076 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 70,332 49.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 72,744 50.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3,832 2.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 143,076 people were usually resident in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Of the total population 2.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10,657 7.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 23,363 16.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 23,735 16.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 60,240 42.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 14,471 10.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 10,609 7.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 32 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.8% of people usually resident in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 17.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 32 years.

Selected characteristics Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 122,935 85.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 37,490 26.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 457 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.9% of people usually resident in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 26.2% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52,367 48.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 13,030 11.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 4,749 4.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 38,912 35.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 48.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas) were married, 11.9% were either separated or divorced, 4.4% were widowed and 35.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Australia 95,540 66.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Campbelltown (C) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Campbelltown (C) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 42,973 62.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 16,029 23.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 2,121 3.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 2,134 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5,093 7.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 33,664 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 68,350 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 68,350 people aged 15 years and over in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 62.9% worked full-time, 23.5% worked part-time, 3.1% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.5% were unemployed. 33,664 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 464 -- 466 --
Family 1,156 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,066 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $464, the median family income was $1,156 and the median household income was $1,066.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 9,591 25.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 19,220 50.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 8,559 22.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 531 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 37,901 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 37,901 families in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 25.3% were couple families without children, 50.7% were couple families with children, 22.6% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 47,823 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 50,218 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 47,823 occupied private dwellings were counted in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 38,507 80.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7,862 16.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 1,368 2.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 67 0.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 19 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas), 80.5% were separate houses, 16.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 10,848 22.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 19,190 40.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 14,480 30.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 234 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3,072 6.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas), 22.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 40.1% were owned with a mortgage and 30.3% were rented.

Landlord type Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 6,299 43.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 5,837 40.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 2,066 14.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 281 1.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 43.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 40.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 14.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 185 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,500 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $185. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,500. The average people per household was 3.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Campbelltown (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 36,777 76.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 8,047 16.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 926 1.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Campbelltown (C) (Local Government Areas), 76.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.8% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% 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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