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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Emu Flat

Code SSC43541 (SSC)
People 257
Male 130
Female 127
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 251
People born overseas 27
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 77
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 113
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,266
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $148
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Emu Flat % Australia %
Total 257 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 130 50.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 127 49.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 1.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 257 people were usually resident in Emu Flat (State Suburbs): of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Of the total population 1.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Emu Flat % Australia %
People
0-4 years 11 4.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 45 17.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 23 8.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 115 44.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 39 15.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 25 9.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.8% of people usually resident in Emu Flat (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Emu Flat % Australia %
Australian citizenship 251 97.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 27 10.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 97.7% of people usually resident in Emu Flat (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 10.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Emu Flat % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 134 66.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 17 8.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 6 3.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 41 20.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 66.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Emu Flat (State Suburbs) were married, 8.4% were either separated or divorced, 3.0% were widowed and 20.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Emu Flat % Australia %
Australia 220 85.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Emu Flat % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Emu Flat % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Emu Flat % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 91 59.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 50 32.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 5.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 2.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 43 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 153 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 153 people aged 15 years and over in Emu Flat (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.5% worked full-time, 32.7% worked part-time, 5.2% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.6% were unemployed. 43 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Emu Flat % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Emu Flat % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 626 -- 466 --
Family 1,418 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,266 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Emu Flat (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $626, the median family income was $1,418 and the median household income was $1,266.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Emu Flat % Australia %
Couple family without children 30 39.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 41 53.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 6 7.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 77 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 77 families in Emu Flat (State Suburbs): of these 39.0% were couple families without children, 53.2% were couple families with children, 7.8% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Emu Flat % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 101 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 113 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 101 occupied private dwellings were counted in Emu Flat (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Emu Flat % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 101 100.0 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 Emu Flat (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 Emu Flat % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 37 36.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 50 49.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 9 8.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 5.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Emu Flat (State Suburbs), 36.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 49.5% were owned with a mortgage and 8.9% were rented.

Landlord type Emu Flat % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 7 77.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 4 44.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Emu Flat (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 77.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 44.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Emu Flat % Australia %
Median weekly rent 148 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Emu Flat (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $148. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Emu Flat % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 76 75.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 20 19.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Emu Flat (State Suburbs), 75.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.8% 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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