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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Brooloo (Cooloola Shire)

Code SSC35403 (SSC)
People 333
Male 175
Female 158
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 292
People born overseas 50
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 88
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 134
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $658
Median monthly mortgage repayment $864
Median weekly rent $135
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Total 333 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 175 52.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 158 47.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 2.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 333 people were usually resident in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 52.6% were male and 47.4% were female. Of the total population 2.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 21 6.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 56 16.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 34 10.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 125 37.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 67 20.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 32 9.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.1% of people usually resident in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 292 87.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 50 15.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.7% of people usually resident in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 15.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 138 53.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 29 11.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 14 5.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 76 29.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 11.2% were either separated or divorced, 5.4% were widowed and 29.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Australia 261 78.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 54 43.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 40 32.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 4 3.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 5.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 20 16.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 112 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 125 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 125 people aged 15 years and over in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 43.2% worked full-time, 32.0% worked part-time, 3.2% were away from work, 5.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 16.0% were unemployed. 112 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 326 -- 466 --
Family 780 -- 1,171 --
Household 658 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $326, the median family income was $780 and the median household income was $658.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 42 47.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 32 36.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 14 15.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 88 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 88 families in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 47.7% were couple families without children, 36.4% were couple families with children, 15.9% 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 Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 121 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 134 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 121 occupied private dwellings were counted in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 115 95.0 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 6 5.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), 95.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 5.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 45.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 42 34.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 19 15.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 5.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), 45.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 34.7% were owned with a mortgage and 15.7% were rented.

Landlord type Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 21.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 12 63.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 26.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 21.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 63.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 135 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 864 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $135. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $864. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.3.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 90 74.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 29 24.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Brooloo (Cooloola Shire) (State Suburbs), 74.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.0% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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