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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Magra

Code SSC65736 (SSC)
People 899
Male 454
Female 445
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 835
People born overseas 48
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 265
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 338
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,022
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Magra % Australia %
Total 899 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 454 50.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 445 49.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 3.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 899 people were usually resident in Magra (State Suburbs): of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Of the total population 3.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Magra % Australia %
People
0-4 years 50 5.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 131 14.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 111 12.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 422 46.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 106 11.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 79 8.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.1% of people usually resident in Magra (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Magra % Australia %
Australian citizenship 835 92.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 48 5.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.9% of people usually resident in Magra (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 5.3% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Magra % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 399 55.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 72 10.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 25 3.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 219 30.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Magra (State Suburbs) were married, 10.0% were either separated or divorced, 3.5% were widowed and 30.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Magra % Australia %
Australia 805 89.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Magra % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Magra % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 235 51.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 120 26.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 36 7.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 21 4.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 42 9.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 231 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 454 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 454 people aged 15 years and over in Magra (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 51.8% worked full-time, 26.4% worked part-time, 7.9% were away from work, 4.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.3% were unemployed. 231 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Magra % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 430 -- 466 --
Family 1,093 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,022 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Magra (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $430, the median family income was $1,093 and the median household income was $1,022.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Magra % Australia %
Couple family without children 106 40.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 130 49.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 29 10.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 265 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 265 families in Magra (State Suburbs): of these 40.0% were couple families without children, 49.1% were couple families with children, 10.9% 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 Magra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 318 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 338 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 318 occupied private dwellings were counted in Magra (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Magra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 318 100.0 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 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Magra (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Magra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 125 39.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 148 46.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 30 9.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 4.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Magra (State Suburbs), 39.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 46.5% were owned with a mortgage and 9.4% were rented.

Landlord type Magra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 13.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 24 80.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Magra (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 13.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 80.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Magra % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Magra (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Magra % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 263 82.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 43 13.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Magra (State Suburbs), 82.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.5% 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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