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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Tiaro (S)

Code LGA36850 (LGA)
People 5,323
Male 2,748
Female 2,575
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 4,705
People born overseas 704
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 15
Families 1,495
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,502
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $575
Median monthly mortgage repayment $672
Median weekly rent $140
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Tiaro (S) % Australia %
Total 5,323 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,748 51.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,575 48.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 117 2.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,323 people were usually resident in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Of the total population 2.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Tiaro (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 288 5.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 777 14.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 433 8.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,096 39.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 998 18.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 730 13.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.0% of people usually resident in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 32.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Tiaro (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,705 88.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 704 13.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 15 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.4% of people usually resident in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 13.2% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Tiaro (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,287 53.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 782 18.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 184 4.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,007 23.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 18.4% were either separated or divorced, 4.3% were widowed and 23.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Tiaro (S) % Australia %
Australia 4,219 79.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Tiaro (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,005 54.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 493 26.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 66 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 66 3.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 222 12.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,090 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,852 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,852 people aged 15 years and over in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 54.3% worked full-time, 26.6% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 12.0% were unemployed. 2,090 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tiaro (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 278 -- 466 --
Family 629 -- 1,171 --
Household 575 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $278, the median family income was $629 and the median household income was $575.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Tiaro (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 736 49.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 528 35.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 217 14.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 14 0.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,495 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,495 families in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.2% were couple families without children, 35.3% were couple families with children, 14.5% 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 Tiaro (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,123 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,502 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,123 occupied private dwellings were counted in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Tiaro (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,048 96.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 7 0.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 65 3.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas), 96.5% were separate houses, 0.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 3.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Tiaro (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 882 41.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 771 36.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 296 13.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 21 1.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 149 7.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas), 41.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 36.3% were owned with a mortgage and 13.9% were rented.

Landlord type Tiaro (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 99 33.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 168 56.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 29 9.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 33.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 56.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Tiaro (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 140 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 672 -- 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 Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $140. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $672. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tiaro (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,464 69.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 474 22.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 56 2.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Tiaro (S) (Local Government Areas), 69.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.3% 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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