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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Churchill

Code SSC25347 (SSC)
People 4,587
Male 2,251
Female 2,336
Median age 32
Australian citizenship 3,935
People born overseas 755
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 54
Families 1,203
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,881
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $793
Median monthly mortgage repayment $650
Median weekly rent $125
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Churchill % Australia %
Total 4,587 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,251 49.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,336 50.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 61 1.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,587 people were usually resident in Churchill (State Suburbs): of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Of the total population 1.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Churchill % Australia %
People
0-4 years 259 5.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 606 13.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 954 20.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,769 38.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 599 13.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 401 8.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 32 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.9% of people usually resident in Churchill (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 32 years.

Selected characteristics Churchill % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,935 85.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 755 16.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 54 1.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.8% of people usually resident in Churchill (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 16.5% were born overseas and 1.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Churchill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,651 44.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 417 11.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 173 4.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,484 39.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 44.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Churchill (State Suburbs) were married, 11.2% were either separated or divorced, 4.6% were widowed and 39.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Churchill % Australia %
Australia 3,542 77.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Churchill % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Churchill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,024 50.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 659 32.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 73 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 46 2.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 228 11.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,497 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,030 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,030 people aged 15 years and over in Churchill (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 50.4% worked full-time, 32.5% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 2.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 11.2% were unemployed. 1,497 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Churchill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 333 -- 466 --
Family 962 -- 1,171 --
Household 793 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Churchill (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $333, the median family income was $962 and the median household income was $793.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Churchill % Australia %
Couple family without children 459 38.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 468 38.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 260 21.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 16 1.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,203 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,203 families in Churchill (State Suburbs): of these 38.2% were couple families without children, 38.9% were couple families with children, 21.6% were one parent families and 1.3% 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 Churchill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,712 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,881 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,712 occupied private dwellings were counted in Churchill (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Churchill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,636 95.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 23 1.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 50 2.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Churchill (State Suburbs), 95.6% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Churchill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 584 34.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 552 32.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 484 28.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 87 5.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Churchill (State Suburbs), 34.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.2% were owned with a mortgage and 28.3% were rented.

Landlord type Churchill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 208 43.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 142 29.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 126 26.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 1.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Churchill (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 43.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 29.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 26.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Churchill % Australia %
Median weekly rent 125 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 650 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Churchill (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $125. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $650. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Churchill % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,193 69.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 353 20.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 100 5.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Churchill (State Suburbs), 69.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.6% were single (or lone) person households and 5.8% 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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