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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Murilla (S)

Code LGA35550 (LGA)
People 2,687
Male 1,362
Female 1,325
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 2,502
People born overseas 125
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20
Families 722
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,328
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $697
Median monthly mortgage repayment $704
Median weekly rent $85
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Murilla (S) % Australia %
Total 2,687 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,362 50.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,325 49.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 112 4.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,687 people were usually resident in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Of the total population 4.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Murilla (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 208 7.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 408 15.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 273 10.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 985 36.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 362 13.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 450 16.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.9% of people usually resident in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 30.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Murilla (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,502 93.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 125 4.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.1% of people usually resident in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 4.7% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Murilla (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,189 57.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 205 9.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 164 7.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 514 24.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 9.9% were either separated or divorced, 7.9% were widowed and 24.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Murilla (S) % Australia %
Australia 2,432 90.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Murilla (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 855 65.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 321 24.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 35 2.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 58 4.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 32 2.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 660 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,301 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,301 people aged 15 years and over in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 65.7% worked full-time, 24.7% worked part-time, 2.7% were away from work, 4.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.5% were unemployed. 660 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Murilla (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 392 -- 466 --
Family 957 -- 1,171 --
Household 697 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $392, the median family income was $957 and the median household income was $697.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Murilla (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 347 48.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 280 38.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 80 11.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 15 2.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 722 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 722 families in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 48.1% were couple families without children, 38.8% were couple families with children, 11.1% were one parent families and 2.1% 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 Murilla (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,092 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,328 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,092 occupied private dwellings were counted in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Murilla (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 950 87.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 28 2.6 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 20 1.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 90 8.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 4 0.4 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas), 87.0% were separate houses, 2.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.8% were flats, units or apartments and 8.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Murilla (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 486 44.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 219 20.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 299 27.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 20 1.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 68 6.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas), 44.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.1% were owned with a mortgage and 27.4% were rented.

Landlord type Murilla (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 42 14.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 36 12.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 183 61.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 39 13.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 14.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Murilla (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 85 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 704 -- 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 Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $85. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $704. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Murilla (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 713 65.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 276 25.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 27 2.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Murilla (S) (Local Government Areas), 65.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.5% 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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