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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Frenchville (Rockhampton City)

Code SSC36027 (SSC)
People 8,927
Male 4,385
Female 4,542
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 8,232
People born overseas 581
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 26
Families 2,445
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,430
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,120
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,062
Median weekly rent $160
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People — demographics
People Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Total 8,927 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 4,385 49.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 4,542 50.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 380 4.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 8,927 people were usually resident in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs): of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Of the total population 4.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 556 6.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,312 14.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,433 16.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 3,634 40.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 948 10.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,043 11.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.9% of people usually resident in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 8,232 92.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 581 6.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 26 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.2% of people usually resident in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 6.5% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,748 53.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 653 9.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 386 5.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 2,272 32.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs) were married, 9.3% were either separated or divorced, 5.5% were widowed and 32.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Australia 7,892 88.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,972 63.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,263 27.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 183 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 87 1.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 147 3.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,044 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 4,652 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 4,652 people aged 15 years and over in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.9% worked full-time, 27.1% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 1.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.2% were unemployed. 2,044 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 508 -- 466 --
Family 1,268 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,120 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $508, the median family income was $1,268 and the median household income was $1,120.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Couple family without children 930 38.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,105 45.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 368 15.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 42 1.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,445 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,445 families in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs): of these 38.0% were couple families without children, 45.2% were couple families with children, 15.1% were one parent families and 1.7% 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 Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,227 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,430 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 3,227 occupied private dwellings were counted in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,905 90.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 23 0.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 299 9.3 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 Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs), 90.0% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,127 34.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,168 36.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 771 23.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 0.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 157 4.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs), 34.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 36.2% were owned with a mortgage and 23.9% were rented.

Landlord type Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 432 56.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 69 8.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 254 32.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 15 1.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 56.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 8.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 32.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,062 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,062. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Frenchville (Rockhampton City) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,407 74.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 602 18.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 115 3.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Frenchville (Rockhampton City) (State Suburbs), 74.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 18.7% were single (or lone) person households and 3.6% 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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