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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Seaforth (L)

Code UCL351000 (UCL)
People 613
Male 347
Female 266
Median age 48
Australian citizenship 540
People born overseas 49
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 184
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 499
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $700
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $185
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Seaforth (L) % Australia %
Total 613 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 347 56.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 266 43.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 17 2.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 613 people were usually resident in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 56.6% were male and 43.4% were female. Of the total population 2.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Seaforth (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 27 4.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 66 10.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 36 5.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 236 38.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 120 19.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 128 20.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 48 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.2% of people usually resident in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 40.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 48 years.

Selected characteristics Seaforth (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 540 88.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 49 8.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.1% of people usually resident in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.0% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Seaforth (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 331 63.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 66 12.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 24 4.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 97 18.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 63.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 12.7% were either separated or divorced, 4.6% were widowed and 18.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Seaforth (L) % Australia %
Australia 500 81.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Seaforth (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 162 66.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 52 21.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 15 6.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 9 3.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 2.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 219 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 243 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 243 people aged 15 years and over in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 66.7% worked full-time, 21.4% worked part-time, 6.2% were away from work, 3.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.1% were unemployed. 219 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Seaforth (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 364 -- 466 --
Family 814 -- 1,171 --
Household 700 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $364, the median family income was $814 and the median household income was $700.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Seaforth (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 116 63.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 53 28.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 15 8.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 184 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 184 families in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 63.0% were couple families without children, 28.8% were couple families with children, 8.2% 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 Seaforth (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 312 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 499 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 312 occupied private dwellings were counted in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Seaforth (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 246 78.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 8 2.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 58 18.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 78.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.6% were flats, units or apartments and 18.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Seaforth (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 167 53.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 56 17.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 58 18.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 31 9.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 53.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 17.9% were owned with a mortgage and 18.6% were rented.

Landlord type Seaforth (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 17 29.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 26 44.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 16 27.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 29.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 44.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Seaforth (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 185 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $185. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Seaforth (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 180 57.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 43 13.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 2.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Seaforth (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 57.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.8% were single (or lone) person households and 2.9% 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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