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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Randwick

Code SSC11837 (SSC)
People 25,817
Male 12,225
Female 13,592
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 19,558
People born overseas 9,369
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 553
Families 6,089
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 12,446
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,348
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,117
Median weekly rent $320
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Randwick % Australia %
Total 25,817 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 12,225 47.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 13,592 52.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 110 0.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 25,817 people were usually resident in Randwick (State Suburbs): of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Randwick % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,445 5.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 2,009 7.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 3,526 13.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 13,668 52.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 2,175 8.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 2,994 11.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 13.4% of people usually resident in Randwick (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Randwick % Australia %
Australian citizenship 19,558 75.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 9,369 36.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 553 2.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 75.8% of people usually resident in Randwick (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 36.3% were born overseas and 2.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Randwick % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 8,002 35.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 2,285 10.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 1,040 4.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 11,035 49.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 35.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Randwick (State Suburbs) were married, 10.2% were either separated or divorced, 4.7% were widowed and 49.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Randwick % Australia %
Australia 14,292 55.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Randwick % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Randwick % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 10,172 67.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 3,602 23.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 479 3.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 287 1.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 574 3.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 5,468 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 15,114 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 15,114 people aged 15 years and over in Randwick (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 67.3% worked full-time, 23.8% worked part-time, 3.2% were away from work, 1.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.8% were unemployed. 5,468 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Randwick % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 731 -- 466 --
Family 1,766 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,348 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $731, the median family income was $1,766 and the median household income was $1,348.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Randwick % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,661 43.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 2,304 37.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 845 13.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 279 4.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 6,089 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 6,089 families in Randwick (State Suburbs): of these 43.7% were couple families without children, 37.8% were couple families with children, 13.9% were one parent families and 4.6% 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 Randwick % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 11,449 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 12,446 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 11,449 occupied private dwellings were counted in Randwick (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Randwick % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,053 17.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,482 12.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 7,768 67.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 106 0.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 40 0.3 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Randwick (State Suburbs), 17.9% were separate houses, 12.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 67.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Randwick % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,656 23.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 2,428 21.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 5,319 46.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 64 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 983 8.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (State Suburbs), 23.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.2% were owned with a mortgage and 46.5% were rented.

Landlord type Randwick % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3,909 73.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 159 3.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 1,159 21.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 93 1.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 73.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 21.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Randwick % Australia %
Median weekly rent 320 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,117 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $320. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,117. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Randwick % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 6,025 52.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 3,302 28.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 1,264 11.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (State Suburbs), 52.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.8% were single (or lone) person households and 11.0% 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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