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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Isis (S)

Code LGA34000 (LGA)
People 6,298
Male 3,244
Female 3,054
Median age 46
Australian citizenship 5,633
People born overseas 780
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 104
Families 1,835
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,359
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $621
Median monthly mortgage repayment $852
Median weekly rent $143
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Isis (S) % Australia %
Total 6,298 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,244 51.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,054 48.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 134 2.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 6,298 people were usually resident in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Of the total population 2.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Isis (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 335 5.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 831 13.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 533 8.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,217 35.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,246 19.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,134 18.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 46 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.5% of people usually resident in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 37.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 46 years.

Selected characteristics Isis (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,633 89.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 780 12.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 104 1.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.4% of people usually resident in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 12.4% were born overseas and 1.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Isis (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,103 60.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 677 13.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 275 5.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,071 20.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 60.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 13.2% were either separated or divorced, 5.4% were widowed and 20.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Isis (S) % Australia %
Australia 5,073 80.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Isis (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,303 55.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 723 30.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 75 3.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 73 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 174 7.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,403 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,348 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,348 people aged 15 years and over in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 55.5% worked full-time, 30.8% worked part-time, 3.2% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.4% were unemployed. 2,403 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Isis (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 312 -- 466 --
Family 676 -- 1,171 --
Household 621 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $312, the median family income was $676 and the median household income was $621.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Isis (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,004 54.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 616 33.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 198 10.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 17 0.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,835 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,835 families in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 54.7% were couple families without children, 33.6% were couple families with children, 10.8% were one parent families and 0.9% 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 Isis (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,692 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,359 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,692 occupied private dwellings were counted in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Isis (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,364 87.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 13 0.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 50 1.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 247 9.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 18 0.7 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas), 87.8% were separate houses, 0.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.9% were flats, units or apartments and 9.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Isis (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,252 46.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 684 25.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 519 19.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 15 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 220 8.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas), 46.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.4% were owned with a mortgage and 19.3% were rented.

Landlord type Isis (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 218 42.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 21 4.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 246 47.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 35 6.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 42.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 4.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 47.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Isis (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 143 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 852 -- 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 Isis (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $143. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $852. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Isis (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,802 66.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 501 18.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 62 2.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Isis (S) (Local Government Areas), 66.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 18.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.3% 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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