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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Eastwood

Code SSC41381 (SSC)
People 740
Male 371
Female 369
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 616
People born overseas 155
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 165
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 441
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $1,116
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,522
Median weekly rent $260
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Eastwood % Australia %
Total 740 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 371 50.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 369 49.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 740 people were usually resident in Eastwood (State Suburbs): of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Eastwood % Australia %
People
0-4 years 34 4.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 55 7.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 99 13.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 360 48.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 82 11.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 111 15.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 12.0% of people usually resident in Eastwood (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Eastwood % Australia %
Australian citizenship 616 83.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 155 20.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 83.2% of people usually resident in Eastwood (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 20.9% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Eastwood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 214 32.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 104 16.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 50 7.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 281 43.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 32.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Eastwood (State Suburbs) were married, 16.0% were either separated or divorced, 7.7% were widowed and 43.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Eastwood % Australia %
Australia 518 70.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Eastwood % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Eastwood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 272 65.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 102 24.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 17 4.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 0.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 23 5.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 188 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 417 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 417 people aged 15 years and over in Eastwood (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 65.2% worked full-time, 24.5% worked part-time, 4.1% were away from work, 0.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.5% were unemployed. 188 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Eastwood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 714 -- 466 --
Family 1,646 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,116 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Eastwood (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $714, the median family income was $1,646 and the median household income was $1,116.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Eastwood % Australia %
Couple family without children 82 49.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 45 27.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 30 18.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 8 4.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 165 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 165 families in Eastwood (State Suburbs): of these 49.7% were couple families without children, 27.3% were couple families with children, 18.2% were one parent families and 4.8% 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 Eastwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 370 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 441 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 370 occupied private dwellings were counted in Eastwood (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Eastwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 148 40.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 68 18.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 154 41.6 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 Eastwood (State Suburbs), 40.0% were separate houses, 18.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 41.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Eastwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 83 22.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 106 28.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 154 41.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 28 7.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Eastwood (State Suburbs), 22.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 28.6% were owned with a mortgage and 41.6% were rented.

Landlord type Eastwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 97 63.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 27 17.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 28 18.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 2.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Eastwood (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 63.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 17.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 18.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Eastwood % Australia %
Median weekly rent 260 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,522 -- 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 Eastwood (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $260. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,522. The average people per household was 1.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Eastwood % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 166 44.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 154 41.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 19 5.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Eastwood (State Suburbs), 44.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 41.6% were single (or lone) person households and 5.1% 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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