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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Duaringa (L)

Code UCL318000 (UCL)
People 247
Male 130
Female 117
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 234
People born overseas 12
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 60
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 129
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $910
Median monthly mortgage repayment $647
Median weekly rent $44
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Duaringa (L) % Australia %
Total 247 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 130 52.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 117 47.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 65 26.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 247 people were usually resident in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.6% were male and 47.4% were female. Of the total population 26.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Duaringa (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 17 6.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 41 16.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 27 10.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 104 42.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 31 12.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 30 12.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.5% of people usually resident in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Duaringa (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 234 94.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 12 4.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.7% of people usually resident in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 4.9% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Duaringa (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 89 46.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 19 9.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 8 4.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 76 39.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 46.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 9.9% were either separated or divorced, 4.2% were widowed and 39.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Duaringa (L) % Australia %
Australia 215 87.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Duaringa (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 80 58.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 40 29.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 2.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 10 7.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 2.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 45 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 136 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 136 people aged 15 years and over in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 58.8% worked full-time, 29.4% worked part-time, 2.2% were away from work, 7.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.2% were unemployed. 45 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Duaringa (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 512 -- 466 --
Family 1,181 -- 1,171 --
Household 910 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $512, the median family income was $1,181 and the median household income was $910.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Duaringa (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 24 40.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 31 51.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 5 8.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 60 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 60 families in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 40.0% were couple families without children, 51.7% were couple families with children, 8.3% 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 Duaringa (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 109 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 129 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 109 occupied private dwellings were counted in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Duaringa (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 89 81.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 2.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 17 15.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 81.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.8% were flats, units or apartments and 15.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Duaringa (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 47 43.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 7 6.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 49 45.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 2.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 3.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 6.4% were owned with a mortgage and 45.0% were rented.

Landlord type Duaringa (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 12 24.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 25 51.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 20.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 24.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 51.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Duaringa (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 44 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 647 -- 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 Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $44. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $647. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Duaringa (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 60 55.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 32 29.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Duaringa (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 55.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.4% 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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