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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Redcliffe

Code SSC52196 (SSC)
People 4,280
Male 2,020
Female 2,260
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 3,452
People born overseas 1,171
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 36
Families 1,067
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,923
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $975
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,254
Median weekly rent $160
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Redcliffe % Australia %
Total 4,280 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,020 47.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,260 52.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 144 3.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,280 people were usually resident in Redcliffe (State Suburbs): of these 47.2% were male and 52.8% were female. Of the total population 3.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Redcliffe % Australia %
People
0-4 years 340 7.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 489 11.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 514 12.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,966 45.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 379 8.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 591 13.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.4% of people usually resident in Redcliffe (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Redcliffe % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,452 80.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,171 27.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 36 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 80.7% of people usually resident in Redcliffe (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 27.4% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Redcliffe % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,379 40.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 548 15.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 284 8.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,240 35.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 40.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Redcliffe (State Suburbs) were married, 15.9% were either separated or divorced, 8.2% were widowed and 35.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Redcliffe % Australia %
Australia 2,651 61.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Redcliffe % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Redcliffe % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,375 67.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 451 22.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 83 4.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 58 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 75 3.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,073 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,042 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,042 people aged 15 years and over in Redcliffe (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 67.3% worked full-time, 22.1% worked part-time, 4.1% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.7% were unemployed. 1,073 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Redcliffe % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 498 -- 466 --
Family 1,164 -- 1,171 --
Household 975 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Redcliffe (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $498, the median family income was $1,164 and the median household income was $975.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Redcliffe % Australia %
Couple family without children 386 36.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 411 38.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 239 22.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 31 2.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,067 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,067 families in Redcliffe (State Suburbs): of these 36.2% were couple families without children, 38.5% were couple families with children, 22.4% were one parent families and 2.9% 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 Redcliffe % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,769 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,923 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,769 occupied private dwellings were counted in Redcliffe (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Redcliffe % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,478 83.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 262 14.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 24 1.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 5 0.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Redcliffe (State Suburbs), 83.6% were separate houses, 14.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Redcliffe % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 312 17.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 668 37.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 615 34.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 12 0.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 163 9.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Redcliffe (State Suburbs), 17.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 37.8% were owned with a mortgage and 34.8% were rented.

Landlord type Redcliffe % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 216 35.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 222 36.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 166 27.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 11 1.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Redcliffe (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 35.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 36.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 27.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Redcliffe % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,254 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Redcliffe (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,254. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Redcliffe % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,048 59.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 522 29.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 68 3.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Redcliffe (State Suburbs), 59.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.5% were single (or lone) person households and 3.8% 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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