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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Corrimal

Code SSC15076 (SSC)
People 6,534
Male 3,191
Female 3,343
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 5,920
People born overseas 1,331
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 19
Families 1,816
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,848
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $867
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,517
Median weekly rent $175
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Corrimal % Australia %
Total 6,534 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,191 48.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,343 51.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 106 1.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 6,534 people were usually resident in Corrimal (State Suburbs): of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Of the total population 1.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Corrimal % Australia %
People
0-4 years 411 6.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 810 12.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 757 11.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,600 39.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 697 10.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,258 19.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.7% of people usually resident in Corrimal (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Corrimal % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,920 90.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,331 20.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 19 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.6% of people usually resident in Corrimal (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 20.4% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Corrimal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,716 51.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 609 11.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 461 8.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,527 28.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Corrimal (State Suburbs) were married, 11.5% were either separated or divorced, 8.7% were widowed and 28.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Corrimal % Australia %
Australia 4,844 74.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Corrimal % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Corrimal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,737 59.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 810 27.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 95 3.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 91 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 197 6.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,123 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,930 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,930 people aged 15 years and over in Corrimal (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.3% worked full-time, 27.6% worked part-time, 3.2% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.7% were unemployed. 2,123 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Corrimal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 393 -- 466 --
Family 1,126 -- 1,171 --
Household 867 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Corrimal (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $393, the median family income was $1,126 and the median household income was $867.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Corrimal % Australia %
Couple family without children 696 38.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 792 43.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 303 16.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 25 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,816 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,816 families in Corrimal (State Suburbs): of these 38.3% were couple families without children, 43.6% were couple families with children, 16.7% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Corrimal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,645 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,848 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,645 occupied private dwellings were counted in Corrimal (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Corrimal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,795 67.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 459 17.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 387 14.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 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 Corrimal (State Suburbs), 67.9% were separate houses, 17.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 14.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Corrimal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,054 39.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 698 26.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 733 27.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 32 1.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 130 4.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Corrimal (State Suburbs), 39.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.4% were owned with a mortgage and 27.7% were rented.

Landlord type Corrimal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 384 52.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 174 23.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 161 22.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 16 2.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Corrimal (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 52.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 23.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 22.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Corrimal % Australia %
Median weekly rent 175 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,517 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Corrimal (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $175. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Corrimal % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,788 67.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 734 27.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 53 2.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Corrimal (State Suburbs), 67.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.8% were single (or lone) person households and 2.0% 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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