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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Urban Centres and Localities

Berry

Code UCL108400 (UCL)
People 1,485
Male 678
Female 807
Median age 49
Australian citizenship 1,340
People born overseas 215
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 424
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 711
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $793
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,394
Median weekly rent $230
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Berry % Australia %
Total 1,485 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 678 45.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 807 54.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 0.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,485 people were usually resident in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 45.7% were male and 54.3% were female. Of the total population 0.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Berry % Australia %
People
0-4 years 66 4.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 162 10.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 152 10.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 495 33.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 191 12.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 420 28.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 49 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.4% of people usually resident in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 41.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 49 years.

Selected characteristics Berry % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,340 90.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 215 14.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.2% of people usually resident in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 14.5% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Berry % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 719 57.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 131 10.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 135 10.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 276 21.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.4% were either separated or divorced, 10.7% were widowed and 21.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Berry % Australia %
Australia 1,166 78.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Berry % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Berry % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 350 52.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 252 38.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 16 2.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 13 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 32 4.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 534 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 663 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 663 people aged 15 years and over in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 52.8% worked full-time, 38.0% worked part-time, 2.4% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.8% were unemployed. 534 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Berry % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 403 -- 466 --
Family 1,074 -- 1,171 --
Household 793 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $403, the median family income was $1,074 and the median household income was $793.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Berry % Australia %
Couple family without children 207 48.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 164 38.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 48 11.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 1.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 424 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 424 families in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.8% were couple families without children, 38.7% were couple families with children, 11.3% were one parent families and 1.2% 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 Berry % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 626 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 711 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 626 occupied private dwellings were counted in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Berry % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 579 92.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 24 3.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 14 2.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 9 1.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.5% were separate houses, 3.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.2% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Berry % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 295 47.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 157 25.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 121 19.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 19 3.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 32 5.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities), 47.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.1% were owned with a mortgage and 19.3% were rented.

Landlord type Berry % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 68 56.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 5 4.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 44 36.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 2.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 56.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 4.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Berry % Australia %
Median weekly rent 230 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,394 -- 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 Berry (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $230. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,394. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Berry % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 419 66.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 176 28.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 0.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Berry (Urban Centres and Localities), 66.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.1% were single (or lone) person households and 0.8% 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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