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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Dirranbandi (L)

Code UCL317600 (UCL)
People 437
Male 227
Female 210
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 418
People born overseas 10
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10
Families 115
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 229
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $949
Median monthly mortgage repayment $650
Median weekly rent $83
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
Total 437 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 227 51.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 210 48.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 149 34.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 437 people were usually resident in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.9% were male and 48.1% were female. Of the total population 34.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 44 10.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 68 15.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 65 14.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 171 39.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 43 9.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 46 10.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 25.6% of people usually resident in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 418 95.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 10 2.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10 2.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.7% of people usually resident in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 2.3% were born overseas and 2.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 151 46.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 22 6.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 22 6.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 131 40.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 46.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 6.8% were either separated or divorced, 6.8% were widowed and 40.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
Australia 407 93.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 129 59.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 65 29.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 10 4.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 1.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 10 4.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 100 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 218 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 218 people aged 15 years and over in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 59.2% worked full-time, 29.8% worked part-time, 4.6% were away from work, 1.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.6% were unemployed. 100 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 472 -- 466 --
Family 959 -- 1,171 --
Household 949 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $472, the median family income was $959 and the median household income was $949.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 43 37.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 42 36.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 23 20.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 7 6.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 115 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 115 families in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 37.4% were couple families without children, 36.5% were couple families with children, 20.0% were one parent families and 6.1% 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 Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 168 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 229 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 168 occupied private dwellings were counted in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 138 82.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 19 11.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 11 6.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.3% were flats, units or apartments and 6.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 48 28.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 36 21.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 72 42.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 1.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 5.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.4% were owned with a mortgage and 42.9% were rented.

Landlord type Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 18 25.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 42 58.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 11 15.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 25.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 58.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 83 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 650 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $83. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $650. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dirranbandi (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 114 67.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 38 22.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 11 6.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Dirranbandi (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 67.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.6% were single (or lone) person households and 6.5% 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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