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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Hope Vale (L)

Code UCL327800 (UCL)
People 765
Male 394
Female 371
Median age 27
Australian citizenship 762
People born overseas 0
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 169
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 208
Average people per household 3.9
Median weekly household income $656
Median monthly mortgage repayment $0
Median weekly rent $65
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
Total 765 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 394 51.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 371 48.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 722 94.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 765 people were usually resident in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Of the total population 94.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 81 10.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 136 17.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 143 18.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 315 41.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 51 6.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 39 5.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 27 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 28.4% of people usually resident in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 11.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 27 years.

Selected characteristics Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 762 99.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 0 0.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 99.6% of people usually resident in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 0.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 121 22.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 25 4.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 30 5.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 373 68.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 22.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 4.6% were either separated or divorced, 5.5% were widowed and 68.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
Australia 763 99.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Hope Vale (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 118 30.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 225 58.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 0.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 18 4.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 19 5.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 145 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 383 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 383 people aged 15 years and over in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 30.8% worked full-time, 58.7% worked part-time, 0.8% were away from work, 4.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.0% were unemployed. 145 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 225 -- 466 --
Family 643 -- 1,171 --
Household 656 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $225, the median family income was $643 and the median household income was $656.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 27 16.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 84 49.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 48 28.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 10 5.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 169 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 169 families in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 16.0% were couple families without children, 49.7% were couple families with children, 28.4% were one parent families and 5.9% 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 Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 184 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 208 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 184 occupied private dwellings were counted in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 179 97.3 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 5 2.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 4 2.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 0 0.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 170 92.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 4.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 2.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 92.4% were rented.

Landlord type Hope Vale (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 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 170 100.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 1.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 100.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 65 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 0 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $65. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $0. The average people per household was 3.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.5.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hope Vale (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 152 82.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 34 18.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 18.5% 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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