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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Manly (A)

Code LGA15150 (LGA)
People 37,110
Male 18,066
Female 19,044
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 28,367
People born overseas 10,991
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 923
Families 9,363
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 17,438
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,705
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,500
Median weekly rent $375
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Manly (A) % Australia %
Total 37,110 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 18,066 48.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 19,044 51.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 93 0.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 37,110 people were usually resident in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Manly (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 2,459 6.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 4,025 10.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 3,853 10.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 17,586 47.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 3,902 10.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 5,285 14.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.5% of people usually resident in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Manly (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 28,367 76.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 10,991 29.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 923 2.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 76.4% of people usually resident in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 29.6% were born overseas and 2.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Manly (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 14,532 47.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 3,263 10.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 1,737 5.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 11,095 36.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas) were married, 10.7% were either separated or divorced, 5.7% were widowed and 36.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Manly (A) % Australia %
Australia 22,792 61.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Manly (A) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Manly (A) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Manly (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 12,240 63.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 5,395 27.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 726 3.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 412 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 574 3.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 8,387 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 19,347 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 19,347 people aged 15 years and over in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 63.3% worked full-time, 27.9% worked part-time, 3.8% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.0% were unemployed. 8,387 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Manly (A) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Manly (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 790 -- 466 --
Family 2,262 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,705 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $790, the median family income was $2,262 and the median household income was $1,705.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Manly (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,062 43.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 4,108 43.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 1,044 11.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 149 1.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 9,363 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 9,363 families in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 43.4% were couple families without children, 43.9% were couple families with children, 11.2% were one parent families and 1.6% 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 Manly (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 15,368 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 17,438 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 15,368 occupied private dwellings were counted in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Manly (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 6,262 40.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,581 10.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 7,423 48.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 90 0.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 12 0.1 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas), 40.7% were separate houses, 10.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 48.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Manly (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 5,024 32.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 3,662 23.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 5,088 33.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 91 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 1,505 9.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas), 32.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 23.8% were owned with a mortgage and 33.1% were rented.

Landlord type Manly (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3,474 68.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 252 5.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 1,249 24.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 113 2.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 68.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 5.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 24.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Manly (A) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 375 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,500 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $375. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,500. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Manly (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 9,279 60.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 3,814 24.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 934 6.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Manly (A) (Local Government Areas), 60.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.8% were single (or lone) person households and 6.1% 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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