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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Amity Point (L)

Code UCL301200 (UCL)
People 408
Male 208
Female 200
Median age 49
Australian citizenship 359
People born overseas 39
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16
Families 110
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 372
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $626
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,100
Median weekly rent $180
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Total 408 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 208 51.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 200 49.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 1.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 408 people were usually resident in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Of the total population 1.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Amity Point (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 17 4.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 54 13.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 33 8.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 139 34.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 87 21.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 78 19.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 49 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.4% of people usually resident in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 40.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 49 years.

Selected characteristics Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 359 88.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 39 9.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16 3.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.0% of people usually resident in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 9.6% were born overseas and 3.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Amity Point (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 167 49.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 51 15.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 24 7.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 88 26.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 15.1% were either separated or divorced, 7.1% were widowed and 26.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Australia 325 79.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Amity Point (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Amity Point (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Amity Point (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 88 53.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 63 38.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 4.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 7 4.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 135 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 166 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 166 people aged 15 years and over in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 53.0% worked full-time, 38.0% worked part-time, 4.8% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.2% were unemployed. 135 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Amity Point (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 376 -- 466 --
Family 809 -- 1,171 --
Household 626 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $376, the median family income was $809 and the median household income was $626.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 63 57.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 29 26.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 18 16.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 110 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 110 families in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 57.3% were couple families without children, 26.4% were couple families with children, 16.4% 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 Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 198 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 372 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 198 occupied private dwellings were counted in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 164 82.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 2.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 23 11.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 7 3.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.8% were separate houses, 2.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.6% were flats, units or apartments and 3.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 83 41.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 32 16.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 60 30.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 1.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 9.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 16.2% were owned with a mortgage and 30.3% were rented.

Landlord type Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 20 33.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 44 73.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 33.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 73.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,100 -- 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 Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,100. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Amity Point (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 109 55.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 58 29.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 2.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Amity Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 55.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.0% 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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