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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Port Campbell

Code SSC26469 (SSC)
People 599
Male 323
Female 276
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 548
People born overseas 41
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 73
Families 154
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 412
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,111
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,170
Median weekly rent $155
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Port Campbell % Australia %
Total 599 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 323 53.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 276 46.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 599 people were usually resident in Port Campbell (State Suburbs): of these 53.9% were male and 46.1% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Port Campbell % Australia %
People
0-4 years 35 5.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 84 14.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 81 13.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 279 46.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 65 10.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 58 9.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.9% of people usually resident in Port Campbell (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Port Campbell % Australia %
Australian citizenship 548 91.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 41 6.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 73 12.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.5% of people usually resident in Port Campbell (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 6.8% were born overseas and 12.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Port Campbell % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 226 46.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 57 11.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 26 5.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 173 35.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 46.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Port Campbell (State Suburbs) were married, 11.8% were either separated or divorced, 5.4% were widowed and 35.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Port Campbell % Australia %
Australia 520 86.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Port Campbell % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Port Campbell % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Port Campbell % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 212 62.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 89 26.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 18 5.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 16 4.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 6 1.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 106 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 341 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 341 people aged 15 years and over in Port Campbell (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.2% worked full-time, 26.1% worked part-time, 5.3% were away from work, 4.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.8% were unemployed. 106 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Port Campbell % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Port Campbell % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 540 -- 466 --
Family 1,282 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,111 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Port Campbell (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $540, the median family income was $1,282 and the median household income was $1,111.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Port Campbell % Australia %
Couple family without children 53 34.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 71 46.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 26 16.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 2.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 154 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 154 families in Port Campbell (State Suburbs): of these 34.4% were couple families without children, 46.1% were couple families with children, 16.9% were one parent families and 2.6% 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 Port Campbell % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 293 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 412 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 293 occupied private dwellings were counted in Port Campbell (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Port Campbell % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 226 77.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 24 8.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 8 2.7 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 35 11.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Port Campbell (State Suburbs), 77.1% were separate houses, 8.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.7% were flats, units or apartments and 11.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Port Campbell % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 115 39.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 54 18.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 93 31.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 1.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 9.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Port Campbell (State Suburbs), 39.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.4% were owned with a mortgage and 31.7% were rented.

Landlord type Port Campbell % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 20 21.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 62 66.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 9.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Port Campbell (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 21.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 66.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Port Campbell % Australia %
Median weekly rent 155 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,170 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Port Campbell (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $155. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,170. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Port Campbell % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 156 53.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 56 19.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 1.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Port Campbell (State Suburbs), 53.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.1% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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