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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Mallacoota

Code SSC26083 (SSC)
People 972
Male 486
Female 486
Median age 51
Australian citizenship 886
People born overseas 158
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 266
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 754
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $561
Median monthly mortgage repayment $748
Median weekly rent $115
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mallacoota % Australia %
Total 972 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 486 50.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 486 50.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 972 people were usually resident in Mallacoota (State Suburbs): of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mallacoota % Australia %
People
0-4 years 44 4.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 90 9.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 73 7.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 338 34.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 202 20.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 226 23.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 51 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 13.8% of people usually resident in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 44.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 51 years.

Selected characteristics Mallacoota % Australia %
Australian citizenship 886 91.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 158 16.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.2% of people usually resident in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 16.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mallacoota % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 423 50.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 131 15.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 66 7.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 219 26.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) were married, 15.6% were either separated or divorced, 7.9% were widowed and 26.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mallacoota % Australia %
Australia 766 78.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Mallacoota % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mallacoota % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 144 36.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 185 47.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 21 5.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 8 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 35 8.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 415 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 393 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 393 people aged 15 years and over in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 36.6% worked full-time, 47.1% worked part-time, 5.3% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.9% were unemployed. 415 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mallacoota % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 318 -- 466 --
Family 639 -- 1,171 --
Household 561 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $318, the median family income was $639 and the median household income was $561.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Mallacoota % Australia %
Couple family without children 160 60.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 69 25.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 37 13.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 266 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 266 families in Mallacoota (State Suburbs): of these 60.2% were couple families without children, 25.9% were couple families with children, 13.9% 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 Mallacoota % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 457 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 754 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 457 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mallacoota (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Mallacoota % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 383 83.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 46 10.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 28 6.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 83.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.1% were flats, units or apartments and 6.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mallacoota % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 230 50.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 89 19.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 111 24.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 5.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 50.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.5% were owned with a mortgage and 24.3% were rented.

Landlord type Mallacoota % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 16 14.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 2.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 89 80.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 2.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 14.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 2.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 80.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mallacoota % Australia %
Median weekly rent 115 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 748 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $115. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $748. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mallacoota % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 266 58.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 153 33.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 0.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 58.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 33.5% were single (or lone) person households and 0.9% 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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