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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mount Perry (Perry Shire)

Code SSC36897 (SSC)
People 431
Male 227
Female 204
Median age 45
Australian citizenship 405
People born overseas 42
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10
Families 118
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 248
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $606
Median monthly mortgage repayment $725
Median weekly rent $100
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Total 431 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 227 52.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 204 47.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 4.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 431 people were usually resident in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 52.7% were male and 47.3% were female. Of the total population 4.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 30 7.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 49 11.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 55 12.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 151 35.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 70 16.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 76 17.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 45 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.3% of people usually resident in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 33.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 45 years.

Selected characteristics Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 405 94.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 42 9.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10 2.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.0% of people usually resident in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 9.7% were born overseas and 2.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 183 52.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 57 16.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 19 5.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 87 24.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 16.2% were either separated or divorced, 5.4% were widowed and 24.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Australia 375 87.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 125 64.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 52 26.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 4 2.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 12 6.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 133 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 193 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 193 people aged 15 years and over in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 64.8% worked full-time, 26.9% worked part-time, 2.1% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.2% were unemployed. 133 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 326 -- 466 --
Family 900 -- 1,171 --
Household 606 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mount Perry (Perry 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 $900 and the median household income was $606.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 63 53.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 40 33.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 12 10.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 2.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 118 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 118 families in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 53.4% were couple families without children, 33.9% were couple families with children, 10.2% were one parent families and 2.5% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 203 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 248 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 203 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 182 89.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 4.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 12 5.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs), 89.7% were separate houses, 4.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 5.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 96 47.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 44 21.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 51 25.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 1.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 4.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs), 47.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.7% were owned with a mortgage and 25.1% were rented.

Landlord type Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 5.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 4 7.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 37 72.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 13.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 5.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 72.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 725 -- 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 Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $725. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Perry (Perry Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 117 57.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 58 28.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 2.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mount Perry (Perry Shire) (State Suburbs), 57.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.5% 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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