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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Frankston North

Code SSC21289 (SSC)
People 5,492
Male 2,657
Female 2,835
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 4,639
People born overseas 1,136
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16
Families 1,437
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,451
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $620
Median monthly mortgage repayment $771
Median weekly rent $156
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Frankston North % Australia %
Total 5,492 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,657 48.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,835 51.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 107 1.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,492 people were usually resident in Frankston North (State Suburbs): of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Of the total population 1.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Frankston North % Australia %
People
0-4 years 363 6.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 756 13.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 799 14.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,115 38.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 624 11.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 836 15.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.4% of people usually resident in Frankston North (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Frankston North % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,639 84.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,136 20.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 84.5% of people usually resident in Frankston North (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 20.7% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Frankston North % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,509 34.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 787 18.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 311 7.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,766 40.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 34.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Frankston North (State Suburbs) were married, 18.0% were either separated or divorced, 7.1% were widowed and 40.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Frankston North % Australia %
Australia 3,843 70.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Frankston North % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Frankston North % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Frankston North % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,129 52.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 584 27.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 81 3.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 89 4.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 280 12.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,887 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,163 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,163 people aged 15 years and over in Frankston North (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 52.2% worked full-time, 27.0% worked part-time, 3.7% were away from work, 4.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 12.9% were unemployed. 1,887 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Frankston North % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Frankston North % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 325 -- 466 --
Family 709 -- 1,171 --
Household 620 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Frankston North (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $325, the median family income was $709 and the median household income was $620.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Frankston North % Australia %
Couple family without children 433 30.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 457 31.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 500 34.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 47 3.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,437 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,437 families in Frankston North (State Suburbs): of these 30.1% were couple families without children, 31.8% were couple families with children, 34.8% were one parent families and 3.3% 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 Frankston North % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,261 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,451 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,261 occupied private dwellings were counted in Frankston North (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Frankston North % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,090 92.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 121 5.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 43 1.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 7 0.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Frankston North (State Suburbs), 92.4% were separate houses, 5.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Frankston North % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 618 27.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 677 29.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 799 35.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 11 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 156 6.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Frankston North (State Suburbs), 27.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 29.9% were owned with a mortgage and 35.3% were rented.

Landlord type Frankston North % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 396 49.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 250 31.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 137 17.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 18 2.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Frankston North (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 49.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 31.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 17.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Frankston North % Australia %
Median weekly rent 156 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 771 -- 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 Frankston North (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $156. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $771. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Frankston North % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,396 61.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 686 30.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 85 3.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Frankston North (State Suburbs), 61.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.3% were single (or lone) person households and 3.8% 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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