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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Callala Bay

Code SSC16619 (SSC)
People 1,951
Male 976
Female 975
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 1,807
People born overseas 272
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 565
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,116
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $720
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $210
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Callala Bay % Australia %
Total 1,951 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 976 50.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 975 50.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 74 3.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,951 people were usually resident in Callala Bay (State Suburbs): of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Of the total population 3.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Callala Bay % Australia %
People
0-4 years 142 7.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 355 18.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 166 8.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 689 35.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 257 13.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 341 17.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 25.5% of people usually resident in Callala Bay (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 30.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Callala Bay % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,807 92.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 272 13.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.6% of people usually resident in Callala Bay (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 13.9% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Callala Bay % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 882 60.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 176 12.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 64 4.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 334 23.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 60.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Callala Bay (State Suburbs) were married, 12.1% were either separated or divorced, 4.4% were widowed and 23.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Callala Bay % Australia %
Australia 1,608 82.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Callala Bay % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Callala Bay % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Callala Bay % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 355 50.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 249 35.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 21 3.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 10 1.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 65 9.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 696 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 700 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 700 people aged 15 years and over in Callala Bay (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 50.7% worked full-time, 35.6% worked part-time, 3.0% were away from work, 1.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.3% were unemployed. 696 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Callala Bay % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Callala Bay % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 335 -- 466 --
Family 828 -- 1,171 --
Household 720 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Callala Bay (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $335, the median family income was $828 and the median household income was $720.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Callala Bay % Australia %
Couple family without children 255 45.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 220 38.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 78 13.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 12 2.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 565 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 565 families in Callala Bay (State Suburbs): of these 45.1% were couple families without children, 38.9% were couple families with children, 13.8% were one parent families and 2.1% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Callala Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 705 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,116 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 705 occupied private dwellings were counted in Callala Bay (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Callala Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 692 98.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 10 1.4 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 Callala Bay (State Suburbs), 98.2% were separate houses, 0.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Callala Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 293 41.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 213 30.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 167 23.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 3.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Callala Bay (State Suburbs), 41.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.2% were owned with a mortgage and 23.7% were rented.

Landlord type Callala Bay % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 133 79.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 4 2.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 26 15.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 2.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Callala Bay (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 79.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 2.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 15.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Callala Bay % Australia %
Median weekly rent 210 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 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 Callala Bay (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $210. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Callala Bay % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 559 79.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 116 16.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 10 1.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Callala Bay (State Suburbs), 79.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.4% 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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