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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mons (Maroochy Shire)

Code SSC33121 (SSC)
People 683
Male 343
Female 340
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 593
People born overseas 135
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 13
Families 198
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 253
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,193
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,517
Median weekly rent $270
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People — demographics
People Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Total 683 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 343 50.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 340 49.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 683 people were usually resident in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 45 6.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 111 16.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 81 11.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 283 41.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 99 14.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 66 9.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.8% of people usually resident in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 593 86.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 135 19.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 13 1.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.8% of people usually resident in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 19.8% were born overseas and 1.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 314 59.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 56 10.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 19 3.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 137 25.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 10.6% were either separated or divorced, 3.6% were widowed and 25.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Australia 523 76.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 190 54.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 122 34.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 2.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 18 5.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 14 4.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 161 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 352 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 352 people aged 15 years and over in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 54.0% worked full-time, 34.7% worked part-time, 2.3% were away from work, 5.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.0% were unemployed. 161 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 524 -- 466 --
Family 1,309 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,193 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $524, the median family income was $1,309 and the median household income was $1,193.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 74 37.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 97 49.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 27 13.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 198 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 198 families in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 37.4% were couple families without children, 49.0% were couple families with children, 13.6% 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 Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 239 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 253 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 239 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 236 98.7 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 1.3 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 Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs), 98.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 85 35.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 113 47.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 34 14.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 2.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs), 35.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 47.3% were owned with a mortgage and 14.2% were rented.

Landlord type Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 24 70.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 12 35.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 70.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 35.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 270 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,517 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $270. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mons (Maroochy Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 197 82.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 32 13.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 1.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mons (Maroochy Shire) (State Suburbs), 82.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.4% were single (or lone) person households and 1.3% 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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