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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Brompton

Code SSC41186 (SSC)
People 2,487
Male 1,214
Female 1,273
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 2,100
People born overseas 757
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8
Families 570
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,136
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $909
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,222
Median weekly rent $160
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Brompton % Australia %
Total 2,487 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,214 48.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,273 51.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 44 1.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,487 people were usually resident in Brompton (State Suburbs): of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Of the total population 1.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Brompton % Australia %
People
0-4 years 123 4.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 173 7.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 294 11.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,223 49.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 233 9.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 441 17.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 11.9% of people usually resident in Brompton (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Brompton % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,100 84.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 757 30.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 84.4% of people usually resident in Brompton (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 30.4% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Brompton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 657 30.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 370 16.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 221 10.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 946 43.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 30.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Brompton (State Suburbs) were married, 16.9% were either separated or divorced, 10.1% were widowed and 43.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Brompton % Australia %
Australia 1,548 62.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Brompton % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Brompton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 804 63.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 301 23.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 44 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 28 2.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 86 6.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 781 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,263 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,263 people aged 15 years and over in Brompton (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.7% worked full-time, 23.8% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.8% were unemployed. 781 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Brompton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 394 -- 466 --
Family 1,144 -- 1,171 --
Household 909 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Brompton (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $394, the median family income was $1,144 and the median household income was $909.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Brompton % Australia %
Couple family without children 226 39.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 179 31.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 139 24.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 26 4.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 570 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 570 families in Brompton (State Suburbs): of these 39.6% were couple families without children, 31.4% were couple families with children, 24.4% were one parent families and 4.6% 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 Brompton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,059 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,136 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,059 occupied private dwellings were counted in Brompton (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Brompton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 695 65.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 283 26.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 77 7.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 0.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Brompton (State Suburbs), 65.6% were separate houses, 26.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Brompton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 158 14.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 343 32.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 480 45.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 75 7.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Brompton (State Suburbs), 14.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.4% were owned with a mortgage and 45.3% were rented.

Landlord type Brompton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 137 28.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 187 39.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 149 31.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 2.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Brompton (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 28.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 39.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 31.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Brompton % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,222 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Brompton (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,222. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Brompton % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 564 53.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 358 33.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 92 8.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Brompton (State Suburbs), 53.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 33.8% were single (or lone) person households and 8.7% 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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