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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Byfield (L)

Code UCL309900 (UCL)
People 275
Male 153
Female 122
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 212
People born overseas 30
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 63
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 124
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $636
Median monthly mortgage repayment $917
Median weekly rent $0
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Byfield (L) % Australia %
Total 275 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 153 55.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 122 44.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 2.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 275 people were usually resident in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 55.6% were male and 44.4% were female. Of the total population 2.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Byfield (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 30 10.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 35 12.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 20 7.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 134 48.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 25 9.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 29 10.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.6% of people usually resident in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 19.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Byfield (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 212 77.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 30 10.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 77.1% of people usually resident in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 10.9% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Byfield (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 95 45.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 45 21.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 4 1.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 66 31.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 21.6% were either separated or divorced, 1.9% were widowed and 31.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Byfield (L) % Australia %
Australia 186 67.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Byfield (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Byfield (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 63 56.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 24 21.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 9.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 13 11.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 70 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 111 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 111 people aged 15 years and over in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 56.8% worked full-time, 21.6% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 9.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 11.7% were unemployed. 70 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Byfield (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 340 -- 466 --
Family 840 -- 1,171 --
Household 636 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $340, the median family income was $840 and the median household income was $636.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Byfield (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 31 49.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 25 39.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 7 11.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 63 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 63 families in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.2% were couple families without children, 39.7% were couple families with children, 11.1% 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 Byfield (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 104 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 124 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 104 occupied private dwellings were counted in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Byfield (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 100 96.2 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 4 3.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 96.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Byfield (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 47 45.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 28 26.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 9 8.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 19.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 45.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.9% were owned with a mortgage and 8.7% were rented.

Landlord type Byfield (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 33.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 5 55.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 55.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Byfield (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 55.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Byfield (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 917 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $0. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $917. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Byfield (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 61 58.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 26 25.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Byfield (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 58.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.0% 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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