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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Normanton

Code UCL344600 (UCL)
People 1,100
Male 545
Female 555
Median age 31
Australian citizenship 913
People born overseas 40
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11
Families 263
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 488
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,059
Median monthly mortgage repayment $600
Median weekly rent $100
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Normanton % Australia %
Total 1,100 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 545 49.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 555 50.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 661 60.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,100 people were usually resident in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Of the total population 60.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Normanton % Australia %
People
0-4 years 100 9.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 201 18.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 143 13.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 467 42.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 112 10.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 77 7.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 31 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 27.4% of people usually resident in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 17.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 31 years.

Selected characteristics Normanton % Australia %
Australian citizenship 913 83.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 40 3.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11 1.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 83.0% of people usually resident in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 3.6% were born overseas and 1.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Normanton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 227 28.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 84 10.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 39 4.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 448 56.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 28.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.5% were either separated or divorced, 4.9% were widowed and 56.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Normanton % Australia %
Australia 885 80.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Normanton % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Normanton % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Normanton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 259 57.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 107 23.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 22 4.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 34 7.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 30 6.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 222 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 452 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 452 people aged 15 years and over in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 57.3% worked full-time, 23.7% worked part-time, 4.9% were away from work, 7.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.6% were unemployed. 222 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Normanton % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Normanton % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Normanton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 454 -- 466 --
Family 1,066 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,059 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $454, the median family income was $1,066 and the median household income was $1,059.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Normanton % Australia %
Couple family without children 91 34.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 104 39.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 64 24.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 263 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 263 families in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 34.6% were couple families without children, 39.5% were couple families with children, 24.3% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Normanton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 419 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 488 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 419 occupied private dwellings were counted in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Normanton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 273 65.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 58 13.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 88 21.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities), 65.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.8% were flats, units or apartments and 21.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Normanton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 79 18.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 41 9.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 212 50.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 85 20.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities), 18.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 9.8% were owned with a mortgage and 50.6% were rented.

Landlord type Normanton % 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 85 40.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 112 52.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 13 6.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 40.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 52.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Normanton % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 600 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $600. The average people per household was 3.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.3.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Normanton % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 238 56.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 65 15.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 6 1.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Normanton (Urban Centres and Localities), 56.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.4% 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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