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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Osullivan Beach

Code SSC42241 (SSC)
People 1,965
Male 1,021
Female 944
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 1,695
People born overseas 442
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 548
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 843
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $663
Median monthly mortgage repayment $800
Median weekly rent $163
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Total 1,965 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,021 52.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 944 48.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 51 2.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,965 people were usually resident in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs): of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Of the total population 2.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Osullivan Beach % Australia %
People
0-4 years 124 6.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 252 12.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 242 12.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 779 39.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 309 15.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 259 13.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.1% of people usually resident in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,695 86.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 442 22.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.3% of people usually resident in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 22.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Osullivan Beach % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 723 45.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 262 16.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 73 4.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 527 33.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs) were married, 16.5% were either separated or divorced, 4.6% were widowed and 33.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Australia 1,381 70.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Osullivan Beach % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Osullivan Beach % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Osullivan Beach % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 487 56.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 239 27.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 36 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 18 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 82 9.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 628 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 862 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 862 people aged 15 years and over in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.5% worked full-time, 27.7% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.5% were unemployed. 628 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Osullivan Beach % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 357 -- 466 --
Family 769 -- 1,171 --
Household 663 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $357, the median family income was $769 and the median household income was $663.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Couple family without children 222 40.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 185 33.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 129 23.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 12 2.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 548 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 548 families in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs): of these 40.5% were couple families without children, 33.8% were couple families with children, 23.5% were one parent families and 2.2% 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 Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 804 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 843 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 804 occupied private dwellings were counted in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 781 97.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 23 2.9 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 Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs), 97.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 270 33.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 284 35.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 208 25.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 40 5.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs), 33.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 35.3% were owned with a mortgage and 25.9% were rented.

Landlord type Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 64 30.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 60 28.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 80 38.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 1.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 30.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 28.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 38.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Median weekly rent 163 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 800 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $163. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $800. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Osullivan Beach % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 540 67.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 217 27.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 27 3.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Osullivan Beach (State Suburbs), 67.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.0% were single (or lone) person households and 3.4% 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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