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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Iron Knob

Code SSC43801 (SSC)
People 199
Male 110
Female 89
Median age 51
Australian citizenship 173
People born overseas 31
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 49
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 158
Average people per household 1.7
Median weekly household income $416
Median monthly mortgage repayment $256
Median weekly rent $5
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Iron Knob % Australia %
Total 199 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 110 55.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 89 44.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 199 people were usually resident in Iron Knob (State Suburbs): of these 55.3% were male and 44.7% were female. Of the total population 1.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Iron Knob % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 5.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 20 10.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 10 5.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 73 36.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 46 23.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 39 19.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 51 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.1% of people usually resident in Iron Knob (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 42.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 51 years.

Selected characteristics Iron Knob % Australia %
Australian citizenship 173 86.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 31 15.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.9% of people usually resident in Iron Knob (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 15.6% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Iron Knob % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 83 49.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 36 21.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 12 7.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 39 23.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Iron Knob (State Suburbs) were married, 21.4% were either separated or divorced, 7.1% were widowed and 23.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Iron Knob % Australia %
Australia 146 73.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Iron Knob % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Iron Knob % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Iron Knob % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 29 56.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 19 37.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 5.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 105 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 51 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 51 people aged 15 years and over in Iron Knob (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.9% worked full-time, 37.3% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.9% were unemployed. 105 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Iron Knob % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Iron Knob % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 234 -- 466 --
Family 491 -- 1,171 --
Household 416 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Iron Knob (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $234, the median family income was $491 and the median household income was $416.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Iron Knob % Australia %
Couple family without children 30 61.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 10 20.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 9 18.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 49 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 49 families in Iron Knob (State Suburbs): of these 61.2% were couple families without children, 20.4% were couple families with children, 18.4% 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 Iron Knob % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 111 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 158 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 111 occupied private dwellings were counted in Iron Knob (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Iron Knob % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 101 91.0 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 10 9.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Iron Knob (State Suburbs), 91.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 9.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Iron Knob % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 49.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 18 16.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 26 23.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 3.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 4.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Iron Knob (State Suburbs), 49.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 16.2% were owned with a mortgage and 23.4% were rented.

Landlord type Iron Knob % 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 4 15.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 16 61.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 19.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Iron Knob (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 15.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Iron Knob % Australia %
Median weekly rent 5 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 256 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 1.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Iron Knob (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $5. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $256. The average people per household was 1.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Iron Knob % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 47 42.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 52 46.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 3.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Iron Knob (State Suburbs), 42.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 46.8% were single (or lone) person households and 3.6% 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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