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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Balgowan

Code SSC43076 (SSC)
People 154
Male 85
Female 69
Median age 45
Australian citizenship 144
People born overseas 13
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 40
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 215
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $591
Median monthly mortgage repayment $669
Median weekly rent $80
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Balgowan % Australia %
Total 154 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 85 55.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 69 44.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 154 people were usually resident in Balgowan (State Suburbs): of these 55.2% were male and 44.8% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Balgowan % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3 1.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 20 13.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 17 11.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 46 29.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 39 25.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 29 18.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 45 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 14.9% of people usually resident in Balgowan (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 44.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 45 years.

Selected characteristics Balgowan % Australia %
Australian citizenship 144 93.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 13 8.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.5% of people usually resident in Balgowan (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 8.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Balgowan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 78 59.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 12 9.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 9 6.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 28 21.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Balgowan (State Suburbs) were married, 9.2% were either separated or divorced, 6.9% were widowed and 21.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Balgowan % Australia %
Australia 128 83.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Balgowan % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Balgowan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 34 53.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 18 28.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 6 9.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 6 9.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 60 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 64 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 64 people aged 15 years and over in Balgowan (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 53.1% worked full-time, 28.1% worked part-time, 9.4% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.4% were unemployed. 60 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Balgowan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 275 -- 466 --
Family 833 -- 1,171 --
Household 591 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Balgowan (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $275, the median family income was $833 and the median household income was $591.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Balgowan % Australia %
Couple family without children 22 55.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 18 45.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 0 0.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 40 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 40 families in Balgowan (State Suburbs): of these 55.0% were couple families without children, 45.0% were couple families with children, 0.0% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Balgowan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 66 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 215 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 66 occupied private dwellings were counted in Balgowan (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Balgowan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 66 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 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 Balgowan (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Balgowan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 40 60.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 9 13.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 9 13.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 6.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 6.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Balgowan (State Suburbs), 60.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 13.6% were owned with a mortgage and 13.6% were rented.

Landlord type Balgowan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 9 100.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Balgowan (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 100.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Balgowan % Australia %
Median weekly rent 80 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 669 -- 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 Balgowan (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $80. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $669. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Balgowan % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 42 63.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 17 25.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Balgowan (State Suburbs), 63.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.8% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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