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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Goombungee (L)

Code UCL323800 (UCL)
People 717
Male 366
Female 351
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 636
People born overseas 49
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 178
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 277
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $746
Median monthly mortgage repayment $800
Median weekly rent $130
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Goombungee (L) % Australia %
Total 717 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 366 51.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 351 49.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 36 5.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 717 people were usually resident in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Of the total population 5.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Goombungee (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 55 7.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 153 21.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 65 9.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 275 38.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 85 11.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 84 11.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 29.0% of people usually resident in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Goombungee (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 636 88.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 49 6.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.7% of people usually resident in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 6.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Goombungee (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 272 53.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 87 17.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 30 5.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 121 23.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 17.1% were either separated or divorced, 5.9% were widowed and 23.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Goombungee (L) % Australia %
Australia 602 84.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Goombungee (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 150 57.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 81 30.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 6 2.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 9 3.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 16 6.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 209 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 262 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 262 people aged 15 years and over in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 57.3% worked full-time, 30.9% worked part-time, 2.3% were away from work, 3.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.1% were unemployed. 209 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Goombungee (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 349 -- 466 --
Family 925 -- 1,171 --
Household 746 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $349, the median family income was $925 and the median household income was $746.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Goombungee (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 72 40.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 82 46.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 24 13.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 178 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 178 families in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 40.4% were couple families without children, 46.1% were couple families with children, 13.5% 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 Goombungee (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 257 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 277 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 257 occupied private dwellings were counted in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Goombungee (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 251 97.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 2.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.7% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Goombungee (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 92 35.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 88 34.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 53 20.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 22 8.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 34.2% were owned with a mortgage and 20.6% were rented.

Landlord type Goombungee (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 20 37.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 5.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 27 50.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 5.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 37.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 5.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 50.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Goombungee (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 130 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 800 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $130. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $800. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Goombungee (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 175 68.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 65 25.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 1.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Goombungee (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 68.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.3% were single (or lone) person households and 1.2% 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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