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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Pheasants Nest

Code SSC18527 (SSC)
People 656
Male 343
Female 313
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 572
People born overseas 100
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 178
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 237
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,170
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,800
Median weekly rent $235
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Total 656 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 343 52.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 313 47.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 15 2.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 656 people were usually resident in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs): of these 52.3% were male and 47.7% were female. Of the total population 2.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Pheasants Nest % Australia %
People
0-4 years 53 8.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 121 18.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 56 8.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 278 42.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 93 14.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 56 8.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.5% of people usually resident in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Australian citizenship 572 87.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 100 15.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.2% of people usually resident in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 15.2% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Pheasants Nest % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 327 67.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 49 10.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 13 2.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 96 19.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 67.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs) were married, 10.1% were either separated or divorced, 2.7% were widowed and 19.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Australia 492 75.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Pheasants Nest % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Pheasants Nest % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Pheasants Nest % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 182 63.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 70 24.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 4.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 12 4.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 2.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 159 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 285 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 285 people aged 15 years and over in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.9% worked full-time, 24.6% worked part-time, 4.6% were away from work, 4.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.8% were unemployed. 159 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Pheasants Nest % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 493 -- 466 --
Family 1,208 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,170 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $493, the median family income was $1,208 and the median household income was $1,170.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Couple family without children 67 37.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 90 50.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 18 10.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 178 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 178 families in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs): of these 37.6% were couple families without children, 50.6% were couple families with children, 10.1% were one parent families and 1.7% 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 Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 208 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 237 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 208 occupied private dwellings were counted in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 205 98.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 1.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs), 98.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 70 33.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 94 45.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 21 10.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 21 10.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs), 33.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 45.2% were owned with a mortgage and 10.1% were rented.

Landlord type Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 8 38.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 12 57.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 38.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 57.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Median weekly rent 235 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,800 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $235. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,800. The average people per household was 3.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pheasants Nest % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 171 82.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 20 9.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Pheasants Nest (State Suburbs), 82.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 9.6% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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