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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Urban Centres and Localities

Bingara

Code UCL109200 (UCL)
People 1,207
Male 575
Female 632
Median age 55
Australian citizenship 1,142
People born overseas 57
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 366
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 600
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $532
Median monthly mortgage repayment $650
Median weekly rent $100
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Bingara % Australia %
Total 1,207 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 575 47.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 632 52.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 2.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,207 people were usually resident in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Of the total population 2.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Bingara % Australia %
People
0-4 years 52 4.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 113 9.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 87 7.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 352 29.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 196 16.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 406 33.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 55 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 13.7% of people usually resident in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 49.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 55 years.

Selected characteristics Bingara % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,142 94.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 57 4.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.6% of people usually resident in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 4.7% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Bingara % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 554 53.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 121 11.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 140 13.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 226 21.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 11.6% were either separated or divorced, 13.4% were widowed and 21.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Bingara % Australia %
Australia 1,073 88.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Bingara % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bingara % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 212 50.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 130 31.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 14 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 20 4.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 41 9.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 578 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 417 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 417 people aged 15 years and over in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 50.8% worked full-time, 31.2% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 4.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.8% were unemployed. 578 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bingara % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 282 -- 466 --
Family 611 -- 1,171 --
Household 532 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $282, the median family income was $611 and the median household income was $532.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Bingara % Australia %
Couple family without children 219 59.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 80 21.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 63 17.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 1.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 366 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 366 families in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 59.8% were couple families without children, 21.9% were couple families with children, 17.2% were one parent families and 1.1% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Bingara % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 544 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 600 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 544 occupied private dwellings were counted in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Bingara % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 484 89.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 1.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 29 5.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 24 4.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.0% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.3% were flats, units or apartments and 4.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Bingara % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 297 54.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 90 16.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 138 25.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 22 4.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities), 54.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 16.5% were owned with a mortgage and 25.4% were rented.

Landlord type Bingara % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 57 41.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 7 5.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 66 47.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 3.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 41.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 5.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 47.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Bingara % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 650 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $650. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bingara % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 364 66.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 165 30.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 13 2.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Bingara (Urban Centres and Localities), 66.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.4% 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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