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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire)

Code SSC33196 (SSC)
People 3,424
Male 1,633
Female 1,791
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 2,913
People born overseas 687
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 48
Families 932
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,676
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $924
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $245
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People — demographics
People Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Total 3,424 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,633 47.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,791 52.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 26 0.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,424 people were usually resident in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Of the total population 0.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 216 6.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 523 15.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 411 12.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,617 47.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 345 10.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 313 9.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.6% of people usually resident in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 19.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,913 85.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 687 20.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 48 1.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.1% of people usually resident in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 20.1% were born overseas and 1.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,282 47.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 422 15.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 79 2.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 908 33.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 15.7% were either separated or divorced, 2.9% were widowed and 33.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Australia 2,548 74.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 954 53.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 637 35.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 63 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 38 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 101 5.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 762 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,793 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,793 people aged 15 years and over in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 53.2% worked full-time, 35.5% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.6% were unemployed. 762 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 472 -- 466 --
Family 1,018 -- 1,171 --
Household 924 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $472, the median family income was $1,018 and the median household income was $924.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 327 35.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 394 42.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 203 21.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 8 0.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 932 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 932 families in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 35.1% were couple families without children, 42.3% were couple families with children, 21.8% were one parent families and 0.9% 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 Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,381 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,676 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,381 occupied private dwellings were counted in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 945 68.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 355 25.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 81 5.9 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 Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), 68.4% were separate houses, 25.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 349 25.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 443 32.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 509 36.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 81 5.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), 25.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.1% were owned with a mortgage and 36.9% were rented.

Landlord type Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 321 63.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 34 6.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 146 28.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 1.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 63.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 6.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 28.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 245 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $245. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 930 67.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 272 19.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 91 6.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Sunrise Beach (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), 67.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.7% were single (or lone) person households and 6.6% 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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