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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Urban Centres and Localities

Bulahdelah

Code UCL114600 (UCL)
People 1,093
Male 530
Female 563
Median age 47
Australian citizenship 1,034
People born overseas 69
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6
Families 294
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 499
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $605
Median monthly mortgage repayment $988
Median weekly rent $160
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Bulahdelah % Australia %
Total 1,093 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 530 48.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 563 51.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 2.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,093 people were usually resident in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Of the total population 2.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Bulahdelah % Australia %
People
0-4 years 47 4.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 130 11.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 116 10.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 370 33.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 137 12.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 296 27.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 47 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.2% of people usually resident in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 39.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 47 years.

Selected characteristics Bulahdelah % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,034 94.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 69 6.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.6% of people usually resident in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 6.3% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Bulahdelah % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 460 50.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 126 13.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 106 11.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 222 24.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.7% were either separated or divorced, 11.5% were widowed and 24.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Bulahdelah % Australia %
Australia 951 87.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Bulahdelah % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bulahdelah % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 232 52.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 165 37.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 9 2.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 2.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 26 5.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 380 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 443 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 443 people aged 15 years and over in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 52.4% worked full-time, 37.2% worked part-time, 2.0% were away from work, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.9% were unemployed. 380 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bulahdelah % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 343 -- 466 --
Family 792 -- 1,171 --
Household 605 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $343, the median family income was $792 and the median household income was $605.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Bulahdelah % Australia %
Couple family without children 134 45.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 103 35.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 57 19.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 294 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 294 families in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 45.6% were couple families without children, 35.0% were couple families with children, 19.4% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Bulahdelah % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 449 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 499 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 449 occupied private dwellings were counted in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Bulahdelah % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 392 87.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 19 4.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 35 7.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.3% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 7.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Bulahdelah % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 216 48.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 108 24.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 104 23.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 4.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities), 48.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.1% were owned with a mortgage and 23.2% were rented.

Landlord type Bulahdelah % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 49 47.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 4 3.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 45 43.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 7.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 47.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 43.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Bulahdelah % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 988 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $988. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bulahdelah % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 294 65.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 135 30.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 11 2.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Bulahdelah (Urban Centres and Localities), 65.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.1% 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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