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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Rowena

Code SSC18687 (SSC)
People 201
Male 128
Female 73
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 192
People born overseas 10
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 45
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 120
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $822
Median monthly mortgage repayment $442
Median weekly rent $11
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Rowena % Australia %
Total 201 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 128 63.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 73 36.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 5.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 201 people were usually resident in Rowena (State Suburbs): of these 63.7% were male and 36.3% were female. Of the total population 5.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Rowena % Australia %
People
0-4 years 13 6.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 23 11.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 17 8.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 111 55.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 18 9.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 19 9.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.9% of people usually resident in Rowena (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Rowena % Australia %
Australian citizenship 192 95.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 10 5.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 2.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.5% of people usually resident in Rowena (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 5.0% were born overseas and 2.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Rowena % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 98 59.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 11 6.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 6 3.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 52 31.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Rowena (State Suburbs) were married, 6.7% were either separated or divorced, 3.6% were widowed and 31.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Rowena % Australia %
Australia 189 94.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Rowena % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Rowena % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 112 75.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 30 20.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 4 2.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 0 0.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 17 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 149 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 149 people aged 15 years and over in Rowena (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 75.2% worked full-time, 20.1% worked part-time, 2.7% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 0.0% were unemployed. 17 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Rowena % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 536 -- 466 --
Family 1,133 -- 1,171 --
Household 822 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Rowena (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $536, the median family income was $1,133 and the median household income was $822.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Rowena % Australia %
Couple family without children 20 44.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 20 44.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 5 11.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 45 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 45 families in Rowena (State Suburbs): of these 44.4% were couple families without children, 44.4% were couple families with children, 11.1% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Rowena % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 88 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 120 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 88 occupied private dwellings were counted in Rowena (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Rowena % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 79 89.8 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 9 10.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Rowena (State Suburbs), 89.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 10.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Rowena % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 29 33.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 10 11.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 40 45.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 4.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 3.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Rowena (State Suburbs), 33.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 11.4% were owned with a mortgage and 45.5% were rented.

Landlord type Rowena % 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 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 28 70.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 25.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Rowena (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 70.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Rowena % Australia %
Median weekly rent 11 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 442 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Rowena (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $11. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $442. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Rowena % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 46 52.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 25 28.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Rowena (State Suburbs), 52.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.4% 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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