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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire)

Code SSC38053 (SSC)
People 448
Male 228
Female 220
Median age 45
Australian citizenship 411
People born overseas 9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 135
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 197
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $684
Median monthly mortgage repayment $520
Median weekly rent $65
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Total 448 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 228 50.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 220 49.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 2.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 448 people were usually resident in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Of the total population 2.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 21 4.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 65 14.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 28 6.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 172 38.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 74 16.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 87 19.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 45 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.2% of people usually resident in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 35.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 45 years.

Selected characteristics Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 411 91.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 9 2.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.7% of people usually resident in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 2.0% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 215 59.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 26 7.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 26 7.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 95 26.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs) were married, 7.2% were either separated or divorced, 7.2% were widowed and 26.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Australia 404 90.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 148 69.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 54 25.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 7 3.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 1.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 124 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 213 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 213 people aged 15 years and over in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 69.5% worked full-time, 25.4% worked part-time, 3.3% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.9% were unemployed. 124 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 391 -- 466 --
Family 883 -- 1,171 --
Household 684 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $391, the median family income was $883 and the median household income was $684.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Couple family without children 74 54.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 47 34.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 14 10.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 135 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 135 families in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs): of these 54.8% were couple families without children, 34.8% were couple families with children, 10.4% 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 Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 182 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 197 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 182 occupied private dwellings were counted in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 182 100.0 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 Yelarbon (Waggamba 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 Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 89 48.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 29 15.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 47 25.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 10.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs), 48.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 15.9% were owned with a mortgage and 25.8% were rented.

Landlord type Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 8 17.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 26 55.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 11 23.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 17.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 55.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 65 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 520 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $65. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $520. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 135 74.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 32 17.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Yelarbon (Waggamba Shire) (State Suburbs), 74.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.6% 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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