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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Elizabeth

Code SSC41401 (SSC)
People 952
Male 504
Female 448
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 789
People born overseas 244
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 226
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 512
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $582
Median monthly mortgage repayment $793
Median weekly rent $126
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Elizabeth % Australia %
Total 952 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 504 52.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 448 47.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 22 2.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 952 people were usually resident in Elizabeth (State Suburbs): of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Of the total population 2.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Elizabeth % Australia %
People
0-4 years 47 4.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 116 12.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 146 15.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 372 39.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 98 10.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 172 18.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.1% of people usually resident in Elizabeth (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Elizabeth % Australia %
Australian citizenship 789 82.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 244 25.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 82.9% of people usually resident in Elizabeth (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 25.6% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Elizabeth % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 286 36.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 145 18.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 55 7.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 303 38.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 36.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Elizabeth (State Suburbs) were married, 18.4% were either separated or divorced, 7.0% were widowed and 38.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Elizabeth % Australia %
Australia 630 66.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Elizabeth % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Elizabeth % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 205 57.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 76 21.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 3.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 13 3.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 48 13.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 364 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 355 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 355 people aged 15 years and over in Elizabeth (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.7% worked full-time, 21.4% worked part-time, 3.7% were away from work, 3.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 13.5% were unemployed. 364 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Elizabeth % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 331 -- 466 --
Family 697 -- 1,171 --
Household 582 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $331, the median family income was $697 and the median household income was $582.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Elizabeth % Australia %
Couple family without children 90 39.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 69 30.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 61 27.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 6 2.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 226 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 226 families in Elizabeth (State Suburbs): of these 39.8% were couple families without children, 30.5% were couple families with children, 27.0% were one parent families and 2.7% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Elizabeth % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 467 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 512 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 467 occupied private dwellings were counted in Elizabeth (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Elizabeth % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 291 62.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 24 5.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 152 32.5 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 Elizabeth (State Suburbs), 62.3% were separate houses, 5.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 32.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Elizabeth % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 89 19.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 122 26.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 201 43.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 52 11.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth (State Suburbs), 19.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.1% were owned with a mortgage and 43.0% were rented.

Landlord type Elizabeth % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 46 22.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 90 44.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 65 32.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 1.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 22.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 44.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 32.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Elizabeth % Australia %
Median weekly rent 126 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 793 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $126. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $793. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Elizabeth % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 220 47.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 198 42.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 17 3.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Elizabeth (State Suburbs), 47.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 42.4% were single (or lone) person households and 3.6% 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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