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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Fulham Gardens

Code SSC41546 (SSC)
People 5,942
Male 2,913
Female 3,029
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 5,461
People born overseas 1,718
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 13
Families 1,776
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,507
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $940
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $179
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Total 5,942 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,913 49.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,029 51.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 0.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,942 people were usually resident in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs): of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Fulham Gardens % Australia %
People
0-4 years 229 3.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 668 11.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 708 11.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,147 36.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 912 15.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,278 21.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.1% of people usually resident in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 36.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,461 91.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,718 28.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 13 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.9% of people usually resident in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 28.9% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Fulham Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,049 60.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 399 7.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 344 6.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,254 24.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 60.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs) were married, 7.9% were either separated or divorced, 6.8% were widowed and 24.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Australia 4,021 67.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Fulham Gardens % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Fulham Gardens % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Fulham Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,646 58.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 910 32.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 107 3.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 82 2.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 84 3.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,073 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,829 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,829 people aged 15 years and over in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.2% worked full-time, 32.2% worked part-time, 3.8% were away from work, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.0% were unemployed. 2,073 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Fulham Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 416 -- 466 --
Family 1,135 -- 1,171 --
Household 940 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $416, the median family income was $1,135 and the median household income was $940.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Couple family without children 750 42.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 802 45.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 197 11.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 27 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,776 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,776 families in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs): of these 42.2% were couple families without children, 45.2% were couple families with children, 11.1% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,351 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,507 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,351 occupied private dwellings were counted in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,916 81.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 306 13.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 129 5.5 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 Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs), 81.5% were separate houses, 13.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,283 54.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 530 22.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 417 17.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 28 1.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 94 4.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs), 54.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 22.5% were owned with a mortgage and 17.7% were rented.

Landlord type Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 141 33.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 54 12.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 206 49.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 17 4.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 33.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 49.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Median weekly rent 179 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 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 Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $179. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Fulham Gardens % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,755 74.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 533 22.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 41 1.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Fulham Gardens (State Suburbs), 74.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.7% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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