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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Killarney (L)

Code UCL332400 (UCL)
People 831
Male 417
Female 414
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 780
People born overseas 56
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 227
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 371
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $644
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $135
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Killarney (L) % Australia %
Total 831 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 417 50.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 414 49.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 38 4.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 831 people were usually resident in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Of the total population 4.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Killarney (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 53 6.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 112 13.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 100 12.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 281 33.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 106 12.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 181 21.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.9% of people usually resident in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 34.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Killarney (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 780 93.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 56 6.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.9% of people usually resident in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 6.7% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Killarney (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 344 51.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 101 15.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 68 10.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 159 23.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 15.1% were either separated or divorced, 10.2% were widowed and 23.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Killarney (L) % Australia %
Australia 736 88.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Killarney (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 210 58.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 107 29.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 9 2.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 18 5.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 18 5.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 276 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 362 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 362 people aged 15 years and over in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 58.0% worked full-time, 29.6% worked part-time, 2.5% were away from work, 5.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.0% were unemployed. 276 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Killarney (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 352 -- 466 --
Family 763 -- 1,171 --
Household 644 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $352, the median family income was $763 and the median household income was $644.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Killarney (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 105 46.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 79 34.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 35 15.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 8 3.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 227 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 227 families in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 46.3% were couple families without children, 34.8% were couple families with children, 15.4% were one parent families and 3.5% 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 Killarney (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 318 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 371 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 318 occupied private dwellings were counted in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Killarney (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 302 95.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 12 3.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 1.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 95.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Killarney (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 150 47.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 77 24.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 80 25.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 11 3.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 47.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.2% were owned with a mortgage and 25.2% were rented.

Landlord type Killarney (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 31 38.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 43 53.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 6.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 38.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 53.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Killarney (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 135 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $135. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Killarney (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 225 70.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 85 26.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 1.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 70.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.7% were single (or lone) person households and 1.3% 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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