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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

North Shore (Noosa Shire)

Code SSC37045 (SSC)
People 121
Male 70
Female 51
Median age 54
Australian citizenship 113
People born overseas 23
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 35
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 214
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $725
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,582
Median weekly rent $250
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Total 121 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 70 57.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 51 42.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 2.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 121 people were usually resident in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 57.9% were male and 42.1% were female. Of the total population 2.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 0 0.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 13 10.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 6 5.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 43 35.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 32 26.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 33 27.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 54 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 10.7% of people usually resident in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 53.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 54 years.

Selected characteristics North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 113 93.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 23 19.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 4.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.4% of people usually resident in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 19.0% were born overseas and 4.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 70 61.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 16 14.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 5 4.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 19 16.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 61.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 14.0% were either separated or divorced, 4.4% were widowed and 16.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Australia 94 77.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 25 51.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 19 38.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 10.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 52 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 49 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 49 people aged 15 years and over in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 51.0% worked full-time, 38.8% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 10.2% were unemployed. 52 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 435 -- 466 --
Family 1,040 -- 1,171 --
Household 725 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $435, the median family income was $1,040 and the median household income was $725.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 24 68.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 11 31.4 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 35 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 35 families in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 68.6% were couple families without children, 31.4% 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 North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 84 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 214 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 84 occupied private dwellings were counted in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 58 69.0 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 26 31.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), 69.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 31.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 52 61.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 7 8.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 18 21.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 6.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), 61.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 8.3% were owned with a mortgage and 21.4% were rented.

Landlord type North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 16.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 11 61.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 16.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 16.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 250 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,582 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $250. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,582. The average people per household was 1.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition North Shore (Noosa Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 35 41.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 20 23.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 4.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in North Shore (Noosa Shire) (State Suburbs), 41.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.8% were single (or lone) person households and 4.8% 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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