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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Colignan

Code SSC25381 (SSC)
People 204
Male 123
Female 81
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 150
People born overseas 39
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 28
Families 47
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 127
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $780
Median monthly mortgage repayment $700
Median weekly rent $65
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Colignan % Australia %
Total 204 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 123 60.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 81 39.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 2.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 204 people were usually resident in Colignan (State Suburbs): of these 60.3% were male and 39.7% were female. Of the total population 2.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Colignan % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 4.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 31 15.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 29 14.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 97 47.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 23 11.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 16 7.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.1% of people usually resident in Colignan (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 19.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Colignan % Australia %
Australian citizenship 150 73.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 39 19.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 28 13.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 73.5% of people usually resident in Colignan (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 19.1% were born overseas and 13.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Colignan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 78 47.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 20 12.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 4 2.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 62 37.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Colignan (State Suburbs) were married, 12.1% were either separated or divorced, 2.4% were widowed and 37.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Colignan % Australia %
Australia 137 67.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Colignan % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Colignan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 74 67.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 23 20.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 5 4.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 3.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 3.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 28 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 110 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 110 people aged 15 years and over in Colignan (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 67.3% worked full-time, 20.9% worked part-time, 4.5% were away from work, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.6% were unemployed. 28 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Colignan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 442 -- 466 --
Family 1,066 -- 1,171 --
Household 780 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Colignan (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $442, the median family income was $1,066 and the median household income was $780.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Colignan % Australia %
Couple family without children 18 38.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 23 48.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 6 12.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 47 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 47 families in Colignan (State Suburbs): of these 38.3% were couple families without children, 48.9% were couple families with children, 12.8% 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 Colignan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 115 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 127 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 115 occupied private dwellings were counted in Colignan (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Colignan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 55 47.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 2.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 57 49.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Colignan (State Suburbs), 47.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.6% were flats, units or apartments and 49.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Colignan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 31 27.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 11 9.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 51 44.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 17.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Colignan (State Suburbs), 27.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 9.6% were owned with a mortgage and 44.3% were rented.

Landlord type Colignan % 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 46 90.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 9.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Colignan (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 90.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Colignan % Australia %
Median weekly rent 65 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 700 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Colignan (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $65. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $700. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.3.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Colignan % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 48 41.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 27 23.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 2.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Colignan (State Suburbs), 41.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.5% were single (or lone) person households and 2.6% 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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