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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Springsure (L)

Code UCL351800 (UCL)
People 829
Male 435
Female 394
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 775
People born overseas 26
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 201
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 418
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,045
Median monthly mortgage repayment $661
Median weekly rent $97
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Springsure (L) % Australia %
Total 829 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 435 52.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 394 47.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 3.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 829 people were usually resident in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.5% were male and 47.5% were female. Of the total population 3.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Springsure (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 52 6.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 116 14.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 109 13.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 341 41.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 85 10.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 126 15.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.3% of people usually resident in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Springsure (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 775 93.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 26 3.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.5% of people usually resident in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 3.1% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Springsure (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 331 50.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 56 8.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 57 8.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 213 32.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 8.5% were either separated or divorced, 8.6% were widowed and 32.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Springsure (L) % Australia %
Australia 771 93.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Springsure (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 322 72.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 83 18.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 2.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 16 3.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 11 2.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 179 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 445 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 445 people aged 15 years and over in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 72.4% worked full-time, 18.7% worked part-time, 2.9% were away from work, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.5% were unemployed. 179 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Springsure (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 564 -- 466 --
Family 1,285 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,045 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $564, the median family income was $1,285 and the median household income was $1,045.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Springsure (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 89 44.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 84 41.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 28 13.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 201 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 201 families in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 44.3% were couple families without children, 41.8% were couple families with children, 13.9% 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 Springsure (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 350 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 418 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 350 occupied private dwellings were counted in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Springsure (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 283 80.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 34 9.7 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 33 9.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 80.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.7% were flats, units or apartments and 9.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Springsure (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 121 34.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 72 20.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 151 43.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 2.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.6% were owned with a mortgage and 43.1% were rented.

Landlord type Springsure (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 35 23.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 32 21.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 75 49.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 6.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 23.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 21.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 49.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Springsure (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 97 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 661 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $97. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $661. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Springsure (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 199 56.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 109 31.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 11 3.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Springsure (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 56.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 31.1% were single (or lone) person households and 3.1% 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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