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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Oodnadatta

Code SSC44476 (SSC)
People 277
Male 150
Female 127
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 201
People born overseas 16
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 39
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 187
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $629
Median monthly mortgage repayment $9,999
Median weekly rent $33
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Oodnadatta % Australia %
Total 277 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 150 54.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 127 45.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 103 37.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 277 people were usually resident in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs): of these 54.2% were male and 45.8% were female. Of the total population 37.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Oodnadatta % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 3.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 36 13.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 44 15.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 129 46.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 28 10.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 30 10.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.2% of people usually resident in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Oodnadatta % Australia %
Australian citizenship 201 72.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 16 5.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 3.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 72.6% of people usually resident in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 5.8% were born overseas and 3.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Oodnadatta % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 69 29.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 27 11.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 13 5.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 122 52.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 29.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) were married, 11.7% were either separated or divorced, 5.6% were widowed and 52.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Oodnadatta % Australia %
Australia 191 69.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Oodnadatta % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Oodnadatta % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 84 65.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 28 21.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 2.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 5.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 7 5.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 39 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 129 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 129 people aged 15 years and over in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 65.1% worked full-time, 21.7% worked part-time, 2.3% were away from work, 5.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.4% were unemployed. 39 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Oodnadatta % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 415 -- 466 --
Family 749 -- 1,171 --
Household 629 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $415, the median family income was $749 and the median household income was $629.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Oodnadatta % Australia %
Couple family without children 15 38.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 10 25.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 5 12.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 9 23.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 39 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 39 families in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs): of these 38.5% were couple families without children, 25.6% were couple families with children, 12.8% were one parent families and 23.1% 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 Oodnadatta % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 164 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 187 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 164 occupied private dwellings were counted in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Oodnadatta % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 89 54.3 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 75 45.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 54.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 45.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Oodnadatta % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 43 26.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 3 1.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 22 13.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 7 4.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 92 56.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 26.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 1.8% were owned with a mortgage and 13.4% were rented.

Landlord type Oodnadatta % 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 17 77.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 36.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Oodnadatta (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 77.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Oodnadatta % Australia %
Median weekly rent 33 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 9,999 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $33. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $9,999. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.4.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Oodnadatta % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 34 20.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 40 24.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 12 7.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Oodnadatta (State Suburbs), 20.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.4% were single (or lone) person households and 7.3% 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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