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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Noosaville (Noosa Shire)

Code SSC33151 (SSC)
People 6,528
Male 3,122
Female 3,406
Median age 46
Australian citizenship 5,395
People born overseas 1,629
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 677
Families 1,875
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,875
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $849
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,500
Median weekly rent $255
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People — demographics
People Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Total 6,528 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,122 47.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,406 52.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 0.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 6,528 people were usually resident in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 281 4.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 784 12.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 703 10.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,382 36.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,105 16.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,272 19.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 46 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.3% of people usually resident in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 36.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 46 years.

Selected characteristics Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,395 82.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,629 25.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 677 10.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 82.6% of people usually resident in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 25.0% were born overseas and 10.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,902 53.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 814 14.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 348 6.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,399 25.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 14.9% were either separated or divorced, 6.4% were widowed and 25.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Australia 4,406 67.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,571 54.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 995 34.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 94 3.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 71 2.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 153 5.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,199 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,884 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,884 people aged 15 years and over in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 54.5% worked full-time, 34.5% worked part-time, 3.3% were away from work, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.3% were unemployed. 2,199 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 457 -- 466 --
Family 1,057 -- 1,171 --
Household 849 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $457, the median family income was $1,057 and the median household income was $849.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 986 52.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 587 31.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 280 14.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 22 1.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,875 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,875 families in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 52.6% were couple families without children, 31.3% were couple families with children, 14.9% were one parent families and 1.2% 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 Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,776 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,875 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 3,776 occupied private dwellings were counted in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,680 44.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 754 20.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 1,242 32.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 100 2.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), 44.5% were separate houses, 20.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 32.9% were flats, units or apartments and 2.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,172 31.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 593 15.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,480 39.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 187 5.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 345 9.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), 31.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 15.7% were owned with a mortgage and 39.2% were rented.

Landlord type Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 753 50.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 33 2.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 654 44.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 39 2.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 50.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 2.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 44.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 255 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,500 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $255. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,500. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Noosaville (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,854 49.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 717 19.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 107 2.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Noosaville (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), 49.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.0% were single (or lone) person households and 2.8% 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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