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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Aldgate

Code SSC41031 (SSC)
People 3,343
Male 1,649
Female 1,694
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 3,030
People born overseas 641
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 18
Families 977
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,235
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,583
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,208
Median weekly rent $240
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Aldgate % Australia %
Total 3,343 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,649 49.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,694 50.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 0.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,343 people were usually resident in Aldgate (State Suburbs): of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Aldgate % Australia %
People
0-4 years 190 5.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 438 13.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 479 14.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,309 39.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 605 18.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 321 9.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.8% of people usually resident in Aldgate (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Aldgate % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,030 90.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 641 19.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 18 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.6% of people usually resident in Aldgate (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 19.2% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Aldgate % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,642 60.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 212 7.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 113 4.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 750 27.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 60.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Aldgate (State Suburbs) were married, 7.8% were either separated or divorced, 4.2% were widowed and 27.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Aldgate % Australia %
Australia 2,569 76.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Aldgate % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Aldgate % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Aldgate % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,020 54.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 693 37.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 66 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 39 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 45 2.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 757 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,863 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,863 people aged 15 years and over in Aldgate (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 54.8% worked full-time, 37.2% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.4% were unemployed. 757 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Aldgate % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Aldgate % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Aldgate % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 575 -- 466 --
Family 1,718 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,583 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Aldgate (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $575, the median family income was $1,718 and the median household income was $1,583.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Aldgate % Australia %
Couple family without children 373 38.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 498 51.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 96 9.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 10 1.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 977 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 977 families in Aldgate (State Suburbs): of these 38.2% were couple families without children, 51.0% were couple families with children, 9.8% were one parent families and 1.0% 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 Aldgate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,146 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,235 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,146 occupied private dwellings were counted in Aldgate (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Aldgate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,143 99.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.3 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 Aldgate (State Suburbs), 99.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Aldgate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 472 41.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 538 46.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 91 7.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 4.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Aldgate (State Suburbs), 41.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 46.9% were owned with a mortgage and 7.9% were rented.

Landlord type Aldgate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 43 47.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 40 44.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 8.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Aldgate (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 47.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 44.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Aldgate % Australia %
Median weekly rent 240 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,208 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Aldgate (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $240. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,208. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Aldgate % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 962 83.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 131 11.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 14 1.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Aldgate (State Suburbs), 83.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 11.4% were single (or lone) person households and 1.2% 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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