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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Port Hughes

Code SSC44681 (SSC)
People 222
Male 111
Female 111
Median age 56
Australian citizenship 198
People born overseas 40
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 67
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 357
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $621
Median monthly mortgage repayment $953
Median weekly rent $135
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Port Hughes % Australia %
Total 222 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 111 50.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 111 50.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 222 people were usually resident in Port Hughes (State Suburbs): of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Port Hughes % Australia %
People
0-4 years 7 3.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 14 6.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 7 3.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 71 32.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 66 29.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 57 25.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 56 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 9.5% of people usually resident in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 55.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 56 years.

Selected characteristics Port Hughes % Australia %
Australian citizenship 198 89.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 40 18.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.2% of people usually resident in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 18.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Port Hughes % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 134 66.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 25 12.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 24 11.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 18 9.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 66.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) were married, 12.4% were either separated or divorced, 11.9% were widowed and 9.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Port Hughes % Australia %
Australia 172 77.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Port Hughes % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Port Hughes % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Port Hughes % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 43 44.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 44 45.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 5 5.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 4.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 99 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 96 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 96 people aged 15 years and over in Port Hughes (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 44.8% worked full-time, 45.8% worked part-time, 5.2% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.2% were unemployed. 99 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Port Hughes % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Port Hughes % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 318 -- 466 --
Family 706 -- 1,171 --
Household 621 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Port Hughes (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $318, the median family income was $706 and the median household income was $621.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Port Hughes % Australia %
Couple family without children 48 71.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 19 28.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 0 0.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 67 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 67 families in Port Hughes (State Suburbs): of these 71.6% were couple families without children, 28.4% were couple families with children, 0.0% 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 Port Hughes % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 122 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 357 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 122 occupied private dwellings were counted in Port Hughes (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Port Hughes % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 117 95.9 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 5 4.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Port Hughes (State Suburbs), 95.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Port Hughes % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 76 62.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 23 18.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 19 15.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 4.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Port Hughes (State Suburbs), 62.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.9% were owned with a mortgage and 15.6% were rented.

Landlord type Port Hughes % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 9 47.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 8 42.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Port Hughes (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 47.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 42.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Port Hughes % Australia %
Median weekly rent 135 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 953 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Port Hughes (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $135. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $953. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Port Hughes % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 70 57.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 32 26.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Port Hughes (State Suburbs), 57.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.2% 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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