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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Nanango (S)

Code LGA35650 (LGA)
People 9,014
Male 4,554
Female 4,460
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 8,153
People born overseas 1,131
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 32
Families 2,559
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,358
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $581
Median monthly mortgage repayment $715
Median weekly rent $135
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Nanango (S) % Australia %
Total 9,014 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 4,554 50.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 4,460 49.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 292 3.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 9,014 people were usually resident in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Of the total population 3.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Nanango (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 546 6.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,362 15.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 819 9.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 3,146 34.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,601 17.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,538 17.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.2% of people usually resident in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 34.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Nanango (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 8,153 90.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,131 12.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 32 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.4% of people usually resident in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 12.5% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Nanango (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,936 55.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 1,110 15.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 404 5.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,657 23.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 15.6% were either separated or divorced, 5.7% were widowed and 23.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Nanango (S) % Australia %
Australia 7,318 81.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Nanango (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,673 54.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 954 30.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 93 3.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 95 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 269 8.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 3,604 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,084 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 3,084 people aged 15 years and over in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 54.2% worked full-time, 30.9% worked part-time, 3.0% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.7% were unemployed. 3,604 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Nanango (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 287 -- 466 --
Family 644 -- 1,171 --
Household 581 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $287, the median family income was $644 and the median household income was $581.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Nanango (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,262 49.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 885 34.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 387 15.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 25 1.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,559 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,559 families in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.3% were couple families without children, 34.6% were couple families with children, 15.1% 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 Nanango (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,639 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,358 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 3,639 occupied private dwellings were counted in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Nanango (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,385 93.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 36 1.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 98 2.7 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 120 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 Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.0% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.7% were flats, units or apartments and 3.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Nanango (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,627 44.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,051 28.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 737 20.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 19 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 204 5.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas), 44.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 28.9% were owned with a mortgage and 20.3% were rented.

Landlord type Nanango (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 290 39.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 57 7.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 340 46.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 49 6.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 39.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 46.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Nanango (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 135 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 715 -- 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 Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $135. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $715. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Nanango (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,508 68.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 844 23.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 94 2.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Nanango (S) (Local Government Areas), 68.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.2% were single (or lone) person households and 2.6% 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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