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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Menindee

Code SSC18029 (SSC)
People 633
Male 356
Female 277
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 606
People born overseas 41
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11
Families 161
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 567
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $569
Median monthly mortgage repayment $650
Median weekly rent $50
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Menindee % Australia %
Total 633 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 356 56.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 277 43.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 176 27.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 633 people were usually resident in Menindee (State Suburbs): of these 56.2% were male and 43.8% were female. Of the total population 27.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Menindee % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 5.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 81 12.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 63 10.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 267 42.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 110 17.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 78 12.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.0% of people usually resident in Menindee (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Menindee % Australia %
Australian citizenship 606 95.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 41 6.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11 1.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.7% of people usually resident in Menindee (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 6.5% were born overseas and 1.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Menindee % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 194 37.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 87 16.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 39 7.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 200 38.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 37.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Menindee (State Suburbs) were married, 16.8% were either separated or divorced, 7.5% were widowed and 38.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Menindee % Australia %
Australia 562 88.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Menindee % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Menindee % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 160 57.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 57 20.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 10 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 3.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 42 15.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 213 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 280 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 280 people aged 15 years and over in Menindee (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.1% worked full-time, 20.4% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 3.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 15.0% were unemployed. 213 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Menindee % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 317 -- 466 --
Family 637 -- 1,171 --
Household 569 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Menindee (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $317, the median family income was $637 and the median household income was $569.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Menindee % Australia %
Couple family without children 69 42.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 52 32.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 33 20.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 7 4.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 161 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 161 families in Menindee (State Suburbs): of these 42.9% were couple families without children, 32.3% were couple families with children, 20.5% were one parent families and 4.3% 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 Menindee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 306 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 567 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 306 occupied private dwellings were counted in Menindee (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Menindee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 268 87.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 10 3.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 28 9.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Menindee (State Suburbs), 87.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.3% were flats, units or apartments and 9.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Menindee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 138 45.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 43 14.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 102 33.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 7 2.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 14 4.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Menindee (State Suburbs), 45.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 14.1% were owned with a mortgage and 33.3% were rented.

Landlord type Menindee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 13 12.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 82 80.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 6.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Menindee (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 80.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Menindee % Australia %
Median weekly rent 50 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 650 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Menindee (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $50. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $650. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Menindee % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 158 51.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 107 35.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 10 3.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Menindee (State Suburbs), 51.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 35.0% were single (or lone) person households and 3.3% 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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