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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Cockatoo Valley

Code SSC43356 (SSC)
People 479
Male 248
Female 231
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 439
People born overseas 97
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 150
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 171
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,310
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $155
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Total 479 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 248 51.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 231 48.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 479 people were usually resident in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs): of these 51.8% were male and 48.2% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
People
0-4 years 32 6.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 73 15.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 56 11.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 199 41.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 64 13.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 54 11.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.9% of people usually resident in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Australian citizenship 439 91.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 97 20.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.6% of people usually resident in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 20.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 266 71.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 13 3.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 11 2.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 88 23.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 71.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs) were married, 3.5% were either separated or divorced, 2.9% were widowed and 23.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Australia 371 77.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Cockatoo Valley % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Cockatoo Valley % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 166 62.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 74 28.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 16 6.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 3.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 102 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 264 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 264 people aged 15 years and over in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.9% worked full-time, 28.0% worked part-time, 6.1% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.0% were unemployed. 102 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 507 -- 466 --
Family 1,334 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,310 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $507, the median family income was $1,334 and the median household income was $1,310.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Couple family without children 66 44.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 78 52.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 6 4.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 150 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 150 families in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs): of these 44.0% were couple families without children, 52.0% were couple families with children, 4.0% 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 Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 162 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 171 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 162 occupied private dwellings were counted in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 162 100.0 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 Cockatoo Valley (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 Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 68 42.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 82 50.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 11 6.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 3.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs), 42.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 50.6% were owned with a mortgage and 6.8% were rented.

Landlord type Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 6 54.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 4 36.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 54.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Median weekly rent 155 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $155. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cockatoo Valley % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 145 89.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 13 8.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Cockatoo Valley (State Suburbs), 89.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 8.0% 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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