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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Kilcoy (S)

Code LGA34250 (LGA)
People 3,432
Male 1,731
Female 1,701
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 3,130
People born overseas 382
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8
Families 995
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,525
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $760
Median monthly mortgage repayment $975
Median weekly rent $160
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
Total 3,432 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,731 50.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,701 49.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 86 2.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,432 people were usually resident in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Of the total population 2.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 185 5.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 497 14.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 361 10.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,358 39.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 508 14.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 523 15.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.9% of people usually resident in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 30.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,130 91.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 382 11.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.2% of people usually resident in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 11.1% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,544 56.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 354 12.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 173 6.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 680 24.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 56.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 12.9% were either separated or divorced, 6.3% were widowed and 24.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
Australia 2,883 84.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 907 59.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 456 29.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 44 2.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 61 4.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 69 4.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,075 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,537 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,537 people aged 15 years and over in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 59.0% worked full-time, 29.7% worked part-time, 2.9% were away from work, 4.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.5% were unemployed. 1,075 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 371 -- 466 --
Family 891 -- 1,171 --
Household 760 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $371, the median family income was $891 and the median household income was $760.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 475 47.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 382 38.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 128 12.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 10 1.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 995 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 995 families in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 47.7% were couple families without children, 38.4% were couple families with children, 12.9% 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 Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,347 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,525 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,347 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,283 95.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 16 1.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 45 3.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas), 95.2% were separate houses, 0.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.2% were flats, units or apartments and 3.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 569 42.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 430 31.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 285 21.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 8 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 53 3.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas), 42.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.9% were owned with a mortgage and 21.2% were rented.

Landlord type Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 107 37.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 163 57.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 16 5.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 37.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 57.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 975 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $975. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kilcoy (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 975 72.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 279 20.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 50 3.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kilcoy (S) (Local Government Areas), 72.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.7% were single (or lone) person households and 3.7% 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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