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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire)

Code SSC35387 (SSC)
People 457
Male 237
Female 220
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 439
People born overseas 11
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 122
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 188
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,076
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,020
Median weekly rent $90
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Total 457 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 237 51.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 220 48.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 1.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 457 people were usually resident in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 51.9% were male and 48.1% were female. Of the total population 1.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 42 9.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 88 19.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 41 9.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 190 41.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 50 10.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 44 9.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 28.4% of people usually resident in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 439 96.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 11 2.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 96.1% of people usually resident in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 2.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 225 69.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 20 6.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 12 3.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 66 20.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 69.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 6.2% were either separated or divorced, 3.7% were widowed and 20.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Australia 435 95.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 165 66.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 66 26.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 11 4.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 1.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 64 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 250 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 250 people aged 15 years and over in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 66.0% worked full-time, 26.4% worked part-time, 4.4% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.2% were unemployed. 64 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 464 -- 466 --
Family 1,145 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,076 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $464, the median family income was $1,145 and the median household income was $1,076.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 56 45.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 66 54.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 0 0.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 122 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 122 families in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 45.9% were couple families without children, 54.1% were couple families with children, 0.0% 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 Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 153 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 188 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 153 occupied private dwellings were counted in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 153 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 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 Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 63 41.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 41 26.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 42 27.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 2.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 2.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs), 41.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.8% were owned with a mortgage and 27.5% were rented.

Landlord type Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 6 14.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 29 69.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 11.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 14.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 69.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 90 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,020 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $90. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,020. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 125 81.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 21 13.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 3.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Brigalow (Chinchilla Shire) (State Suburbs), 81.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.7% were single (or lone) person households and 3.3% 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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