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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Hamilton

Code SSC65526 (SSC)
People 300
Male 156
Female 144
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 277
People born overseas 13
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 88
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 166
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $639
Median monthly mortgage repayment $758
Median weekly rent $50
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Hamilton % Australia %
Total 300 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 156 52.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 144 48.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 6.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 300 people were usually resident in Hamilton (State Suburbs): of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Of the total population 6.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Hamilton % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 7.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 47 15.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 29 9.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 129 43.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 40 13.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 33 11.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.0% of people usually resident in Hamilton (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Hamilton % Australia %
Australian citizenship 277 92.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 13 4.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.3% of people usually resident in Hamilton (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 4.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Hamilton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 119 51.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 29 12.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 16 6.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 71 30.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Hamilton (State Suburbs) were married, 12.6% were either separated or divorced, 6.9% were widowed and 30.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Hamilton % Australia %
Australia 257 85.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Hamilton % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Hamilton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 76 56.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 42 31.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 2.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 5.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 7 5.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 91 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 135 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 135 people aged 15 years and over in Hamilton (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.3% worked full-time, 31.1% worked part-time, 2.2% were away from work, 5.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.2% were unemployed. 91 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hamilton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 339 -- 466 --
Family 732 -- 1,171 --
Household 639 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Hamilton (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $339, the median family income was $732 and the median household income was $639.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Hamilton % Australia %
Couple family without children 37 42.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 38 43.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 13 14.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 88 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 88 families in Hamilton (State Suburbs): of these 42.0% were couple families without children, 43.2% were couple families with children, 14.8% 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 Hamilton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 125 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 166 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 125 occupied private dwellings were counted in Hamilton (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Hamilton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 122 97.6 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 3 2.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Hamilton (State Suburbs), 97.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Hamilton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 41 32.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 28 22.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 40 32.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 4.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 5.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Hamilton (State Suburbs), 32.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 22.4% were owned with a mortgage and 32.0% were rented.

Landlord type Hamilton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 5 12.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 31 77.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 7.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Hamilton (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 12.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 77.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Hamilton % Australia %
Median weekly rent 50 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 758 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Hamilton (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $50. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $758. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hamilton % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 90 72.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 33 26.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Hamilton (State Suburbs), 72.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.4% 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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