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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Belyando (S)

Code LGA30600 (LGA)
People 10,456
Male 5,611
Female 4,845
Median age 30
Australian citizenship 9,224
People born overseas 767
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 42
Families 2,569
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,308
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,910
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,136
Median weekly rent $68
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Belyando (S) % Australia %
Total 10,456 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 5,611 53.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 4,845 46.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 191 1.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 10,456 people were usually resident in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 53.7% were male and 46.3% were female. Of the total population 1.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Belyando (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 996 9.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,754 16.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,436 13.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 5,082 48.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 770 7.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 416 4.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 30 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.3% of people usually resident in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 11.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 30 years.

Selected characteristics Belyando (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 9,224 88.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 767 7.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 42 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.2% of people usually resident in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 7.3% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Belyando (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,216 54.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 704 9.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 196 2.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 2,587 33.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 9.1% were either separated or divorced, 2.5% were widowed and 33.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Belyando (S) % Australia %
Australia 8,892 85.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Belyando (S) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Belyando (S) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Belyando (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,981 69.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,225 21.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 242 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 183 3.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 111 1.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,380 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 5,742 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 5,742 people aged 15 years and over in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 69.3% worked full-time, 21.3% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.9% were unemployed. 1,380 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Belyando (S) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Belyando (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 711 -- 466 --
Family 2,131 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,910 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $711, the median family income was $2,131 and the median household income was $1,910.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Belyando (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 880 34.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,458 56.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 205 8.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 26 1.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,569 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,569 families in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 34.3% were couple families without children, 56.8% were couple families with children, 8.0% were one parent families and 1.0% 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 Belyando (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,688 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,308 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 3,688 occupied private dwellings were counted in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Belyando (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,166 85.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 76 2.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 146 4.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 300 8.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas), 85.8% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.0% were flats, units or apartments and 8.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Belyando (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,029 27.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 732 19.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,611 43.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 52 1.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 266 7.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas), 27.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.8% were owned with a mortgage and 43.7% were rented.

Landlord type Belyando (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 233 14.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 120 7.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 1,171 72.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 89 5.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 14.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 72.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Belyando (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 68 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,136 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $68. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,136. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Belyando (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,537 68.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 628 17.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 112 3.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Belyando (S) (Local Government Areas), 68.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.0% 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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