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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Carlingford

Code SSC11187 (SSC)
People 21,365
Male 10,681
Female 10,684
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 18,444
People born overseas 8,656
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 207
Families 5,888
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 7,442
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,335
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,792
Median weekly rent $300
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Carlingford % Australia %
Total 21,365 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 10,681 50.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 10,684 50.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 53 0.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 21,365 people were usually resident in Carlingford (State Suburbs): of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Carlingford % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,007 4.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 3,104 14.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 3,251 15.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 8,509 39.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 2,475 11.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 3,017 14.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.2% of people usually resident in Carlingford (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Carlingford % Australia %
Australian citizenship 18,444 86.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 8,656 40.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 207 1.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.3% of people usually resident in Carlingford (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 40.5% were born overseas and 1.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Carlingford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 9,968 57.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 1,243 7.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 882 5.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 5,159 29.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Carlingford (State Suburbs) were married, 7.2% were either separated or divorced, 5.1% were widowed and 29.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Carlingford % Australia %
Australia 11,782 55.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Carlingford % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Carlingford % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Carlingford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 6,554 62.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 2,901 27.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 319 3.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 267 2.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 481 4.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 6,136 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 10,522 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 10,522 people aged 15 years and over in Carlingford (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.3% worked full-time, 27.6% worked part-time, 3.0% were away from work, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.6% were unemployed. 6,136 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Carlingford % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Carlingford % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Carlingford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 503 -- 466 --
Family 1,454 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,335 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Carlingford (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $503, the median family income was $1,454 and the median household income was $1,335.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Carlingford % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,810 30.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 3,284 55.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 720 12.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 74 1.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 5,888 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 5,888 families in Carlingford (State Suburbs): of these 30.7% were couple families without children, 55.8% were couple families with children, 12.2% were one parent families and 1.3% 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 Carlingford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 7,047 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 7,442 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 7,047 occupied private dwellings were counted in Carlingford (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Carlingford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,587 79.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 715 10.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 734 10.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 11 0.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Carlingford (State Suburbs), 79.3% were separate houses, 10.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Carlingford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,937 41.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 2,287 32.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,484 21.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 22 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 313 4.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Carlingford (State Suburbs), 41.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.5% were owned with a mortgage and 21.1% were rented.

Landlord type Carlingford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 998 67.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 115 7.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 324 21.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 47 3.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Carlingford (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 67.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 21.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Carlingford % Australia %
Median weekly rent 300 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,792 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Carlingford (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $300. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,792. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Carlingford % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 5,693 80.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 1,020 14.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 153 2.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Carlingford (State Suburbs), 80.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 14.5% were single (or lone) person households and 2.2% 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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