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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Faulconbridge

Code SSC11387 (SSC)
People 4,014
Male 1,952
Female 2,062
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 3,679
People born overseas 658
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 12
Families 1,138
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,549
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,275
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,517
Median weekly rent $220
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Faulconbridge % Australia %
Total 4,014 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,952 48.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,062 51.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 33 0.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,014 people were usually resident in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 0.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Faulconbridge % Australia %
People
0-4 years 260 6.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 606 15.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 561 14.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,696 42.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 485 12.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 407 10.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.6% of people usually resident in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Faulconbridge % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,679 91.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 658 16.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 12 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.7% of people usually resident in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 16.4% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Faulconbridge % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,700 54.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 371 11.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 127 4.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 950 30.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs) were married, 11.8% were either separated or divorced, 4.0% were widowed and 30.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Faulconbridge % Australia %
Australia 3,234 80.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Faulconbridge % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Faulconbridge % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,275 60.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 638 30.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 79 3.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 42 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 90 4.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 923 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,124 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,124 people aged 15 years and over in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.0% worked full-time, 30.0% worked part-time, 3.7% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.2% were unemployed. 923 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Faulconbridge % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 552 -- 466 --
Family 1,498 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,275 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $552, the median family income was $1,498 and the median household income was $1,275.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Faulconbridge % Australia %
Couple family without children 395 34.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 551 48.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 179 15.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 13 1.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,138 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,138 families in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs): of these 34.7% were couple families without children, 48.4% were couple families with children, 15.7% were one parent families and 1.1% 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 Faulconbridge % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,455 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,549 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,455 occupied private dwellings were counted in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Faulconbridge % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,425 97.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 0.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 23 1.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs), 97.9% were separate houses, 0.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Faulconbridge % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 529 36.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 647 44.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 216 14.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 9 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 54 3.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs), 36.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 44.5% were owned with a mortgage and 14.8% were rented.

Landlord type Faulconbridge % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 142 65.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 7 3.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 64 29.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 1.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 65.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 29.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Faulconbridge % Australia %
Median weekly rent 220 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,517 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $220. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Faulconbridge % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,121 77.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 263 18.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 31 2.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Faulconbridge (State Suburbs), 77.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 18.1% were single (or lone) person households and 2.1% 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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