Rate the ABS website
ABS @ Facebook ABS @ Twitter ABS RSS ABS Email notification service

2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Curlewis

Code SSC25429 (SSC)
People 399
Male 202
Female 197
Median age 47
Australian citizenship 371
People born overseas 63
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 121
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 176
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,212
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,495
Median weekly rent $162
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Curlewis % Australia %
Total 399 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 202 50.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 197 49.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 399 people were usually resident in Curlewis (State Suburbs): of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Curlewis % Australia %
People
0-4 years 11 2.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 58 14.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 45 11.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 140 35.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 80 20.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 66 16.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 47 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.3% of people usually resident in Curlewis (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 36.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 47 years.

Selected characteristics Curlewis % Australia %
Australian citizenship 371 93.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 63 15.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.0% of people usually resident in Curlewis (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 15.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Curlewis % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 221 66.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 19 5.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 14 4.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 73 22.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 66.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Curlewis (State Suburbs) were married, 5.7% were either separated or divorced, 4.2% were widowed and 22.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Curlewis % Australia %
Australia 312 78.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Curlewis % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Curlewis % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 114 57.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 69 34.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 1.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 3.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 7 3.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 113 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 199 -- 9,607,987 --
 
View labour force information

During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 199 people aged 15 years and over in Curlewis (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.3% worked full-time, 34.7% worked part-time, 1.5% were away from work, 3.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.5% were unemployed. 113 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Curlewis % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 458 -- 466 --
Family 1,414 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,212 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Curlewis (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $458, the median family income was $1,414 and the median household income was $1,212.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Curlewis % Australia %
Couple family without children 56 46.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 60 49.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 5 4.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 121 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 121 families in Curlewis (State Suburbs): of these 46.3% were couple families without children, 49.6% were couple families with children, 4.1% 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 Curlewis % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 145 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 176 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 145 occupied private dwellings were counted in Curlewis (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Curlewis % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 142 97.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 2.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Curlewis (State Suburbs), 97.9% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Curlewis % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 86 59.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 39 26.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 12 8.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 2.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Curlewis (State Suburbs), 59.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.9% were owned with a mortgage and 8.3% were rented.

Landlord type Curlewis % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 7 58.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 5 41.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Curlewis (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 58.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 41.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Curlewis % Australia %
Median weekly rent 162 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,495 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Curlewis (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $162. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,495. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Curlewis % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 118 81.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 21 14.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 3.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Curlewis (State Suburbs), 81.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 14.5% were single (or lone) person households and 3.4% 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

Back to Top


© Commonwealth of Australia 2014
Unless otherwise noted, content on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence together with any terms, conditions and exclusions as set out in the website Copyright notice. For permission to do anything beyond the scope of this licence and copyright terms contact us.