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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Dunwich (L)

Code UCL318200 (UCL)
People 804
Male 405
Female 399
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 751
People born overseas 64
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 218
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 409
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $806
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,383
Median weekly rent $120
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Dunwich (L) % Australia %
Total 804 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 405 50.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 399 49.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 304 37.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 804 people were usually resident in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Of the total population 37.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Dunwich (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 59 7.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 132 16.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 79 9.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 310 38.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 116 14.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 108 13.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.8% of people usually resident in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Dunwich (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 751 93.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 64 8.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.4% of people usually resident in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Dunwich (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 239 39.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 96 15.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 46 7.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 231 37.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 39.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 15.7% were either separated or divorced, 7.5% were widowed and 37.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Dunwich (L) % Australia %
Australia 706 87.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Dunwich (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 192 52.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 139 38.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 15 4.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 10 2.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 2.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 226 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 364 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 364 people aged 15 years and over in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 52.7% worked full-time, 38.2% worked part-time, 4.1% were away from work, 2.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.2% were unemployed. 226 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dunwich (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 384 -- 466 --
Family 1,088 -- 1,171 --
Household 806 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $384, the median family income was $1,088 and the median household income was $806.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Dunwich (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 76 34.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 73 33.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 66 30.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 218 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 218 families in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 34.9% were couple families without children, 33.5% were couple families with children, 30.3% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Dunwich (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 324 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 409 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 324 occupied private dwellings were counted in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Dunwich (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 291 89.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 16 4.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 17 5.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.9% were flats, units or apartments and 5.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Dunwich (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 99 30.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 73 22.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 133 41.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 5.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 22.5% were owned with a mortgage and 41.0% were rented.

Landlord type Dunwich (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 12 9.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 32 24.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 82 61.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 3.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 9.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 24.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Dunwich (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,383 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,383. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dunwich (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 215 66.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 96 29.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 8 2.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Dunwich (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 66.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.5% 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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