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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Cambooya (S)

Code LGA32150 (LGA)
People 5,820
Male 2,919
Female 2,901
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 5,492
People born overseas 410
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 14
Families 1,663
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,073
Average people per household 3.0
Median weekly household income $1,090
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,127
Median weekly rent $160
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Cambooya (S) % Australia %
Total 5,820 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,919 50.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,901 49.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 85 1.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,820 people were usually resident in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Of the total population 1.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Cambooya (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 479 8.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,090 18.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 682 11.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,472 42.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 620 10.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 477 8.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 27.0% of people usually resident in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Cambooya (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,492 94.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 410 7.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 14 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.4% of people usually resident in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 7.0% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Cambooya (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,708 63.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 390 9.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 124 2.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,029 24.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 63.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 9.2% were either separated or divorced, 2.9% were widowed and 24.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Cambooya (S) % Australia %
Australia 5,253 90.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Cambooya (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,930 64.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 814 27.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 99 3.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 69 2.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 82 2.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,147 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,994 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,994 people aged 15 years and over in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 64.5% worked full-time, 27.2% worked part-time, 3.3% were away from work, 2.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.7% were unemployed. 1,147 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cambooya (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 483 -- 466 --
Family 1,140 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,090 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $483, the median family income was $1,140 and the median household income was $1,090.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Cambooya (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 595 35.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 866 52.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 185 11.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 17 1.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,663 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,663 families in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 35.8% were couple families without children, 52.1% were couple families with children, 11.1% 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 Cambooya (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,936 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,073 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,936 occupied private dwellings were counted in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Cambooya (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,925 99.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 0.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 5 0.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas), 99.4% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Cambooya (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 682 35.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 942 48.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 253 13.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 54 2.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas), 35.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 48.7% were owned with a mortgage and 13.1% were rented.

Landlord type Cambooya (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 100 39.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 4 1.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 125 49.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 24 9.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 39.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 1.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 49.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Cambooya (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,127 -- 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 Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,127. The average people per household was 3.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cambooya (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,639 84.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 225 11.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 30 1.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Cambooya (S) (Local Government Areas), 84.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 11.6% were single (or lone) person households and 1.5% 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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