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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Cherry Gardens

Code SSC43316 (SSC)
People 701
Male 362
Female 339
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 642
People born overseas 119
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6
Families 200
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 253
Average people per household 3.0
Median weekly household income $1,323
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,255
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Cherry Gardens % Australia %
Total 701 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 362 51.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 339 48.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 701 people were usually resident in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs): of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Cherry Gardens % Australia %
People
0-4 years 34 4.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 102 14.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 120 17.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 282 40.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 115 16.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 49 7.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.4% of people usually resident in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Cherry Gardens % Australia %
Australian citizenship 642 91.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 119 17.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6 0.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.6% of people usually resident in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 17.0% were born overseas and 0.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Cherry Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 330 58.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 53 9.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 15 2.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 173 30.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 58.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs) were married, 9.4% were either separated or divorced, 2.7% were widowed and 30.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Cherry Gardens % Australia %
Australia 561 80.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Cherry Gardens % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cherry Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 221 53.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 162 39.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 12 2.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 1.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 9 2.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 136 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 411 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 411 people aged 15 years and over in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 53.8% worked full-time, 39.4% worked part-time, 2.9% were away from work, 1.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.2% were unemployed. 136 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cherry Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 517 -- 466 --
Family 1,426 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,323 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $517, the median family income was $1,426 and the median household income was $1,323.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Cherry Gardens % Australia %
Couple family without children 60 30.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 121 60.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 19 9.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 200 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 200 families in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs): of these 30.0% were couple families without children, 60.5% were couple families with children, 9.5% 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 Cherry Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 236 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 253 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 236 occupied private dwellings were counted in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Cherry Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 236 100.0 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 Cherry Gardens (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 Cherry Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 106 44.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 111 47.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 14 5.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 3.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs), 44.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 47.0% were owned with a mortgage and 5.9% were rented.

Landlord type Cherry Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 21.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 10 71.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 21.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 21.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 71.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Cherry Gardens % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,255 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,255. The average people per household was 3.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cherry Gardens % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 195 82.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 29 12.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Cherry Gardens (State Suburbs), 82.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 12.3% 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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