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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Lapstone

Code SSC11569 (SSC)
People 854
Male 443
Female 411
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 800
People born overseas 135
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10
Families 265
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 349
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,436
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,600
Median weekly rent $260
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Lapstone % Australia %
Total 854 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 443 51.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 411 48.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 854 people were usually resident in Lapstone (State Suburbs): of these 51.9% were male and 48.1% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Lapstone % Australia %
People
0-4 years 46 5.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 102 11.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 96 11.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 329 38.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 150 17.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 132 15.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.3% of people usually resident in Lapstone (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 33.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Lapstone % Australia %
Australian citizenship 800 93.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 135 15.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10 1.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.7% of people usually resident in Lapstone (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 15.8% were born overseas and 1.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Lapstone % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 440 62.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 69 9.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 31 4.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 170 24.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 62.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Lapstone (State Suburbs) were married, 9.8% were either separated or divorced, 4.4% were widowed and 24.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Lapstone % Australia %
Australia 694 81.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Lapstone % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lapstone % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 273 59.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 138 30.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 24 5.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 13 2.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 236 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 459 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 459 people aged 15 years and over in Lapstone (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.5% worked full-time, 30.1% worked part-time, 5.2% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.8% were unemployed. 236 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lapstone % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 641 -- 466 --
Family 1,634 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,436 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Lapstone (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $641, the median family income was $1,634 and the median household income was $1,436.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Lapstone % Australia %
Couple family without children 123 46.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 113 42.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 23 8.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 6 2.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 265 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 265 families in Lapstone (State Suburbs): of these 46.4% were couple families without children, 42.6% were couple families with children, 8.7% were one parent families and 2.3% 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 Lapstone % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 330 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 349 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 330 occupied private dwellings were counted in Lapstone (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Lapstone % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 322 97.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 8 2.4 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 Lapstone (State Suburbs), 97.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Lapstone % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 163 49.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 118 35.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 37 11.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 11 3.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Lapstone (State Suburbs), 49.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 35.8% were owned with a mortgage and 11.2% were rented.

Landlord type Lapstone % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 23 62.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 13 35.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Lapstone (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 62.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 35.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Lapstone % Australia %
Median weekly rent 260 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,600 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Lapstone (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $260. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,600. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lapstone % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 268 81.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 56 17.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 1.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Lapstone (State Suburbs), 81.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.0% were single (or lone) person households and 1.5% 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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