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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Coffin Bay (L)

Code UCL405000 (UCL)
People 584
Male 309
Female 275
Median age 49
Australian citizenship 508
People born overseas 54
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 158
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 470
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $706
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,081
Median weekly rent $155
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
Total 584 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 309 52.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 275 47.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 584 people were usually resident in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Of the total population 1.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 26 4.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 68 11.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 37 6.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 196 33.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 136 23.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 119 20.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 49 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.1% of people usually resident in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 43.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 49 years.

Selected characteristics Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 508 87.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 54 9.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.0% of people usually resident in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 9.2% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 276 56.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 67 13.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 30 6.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 119 24.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 56.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.7% were either separated or divorced, 6.1% were widowed and 24.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
Australia 477 81.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 128 57.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 72 32.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 12 5.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 9 4.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 222 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 221 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 221 people aged 15 years and over in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 57.9% worked full-time, 32.6% worked part-time, 5.4% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.1% were unemployed. 222 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 419 -- 466 --
Family 831 -- 1,171 --
Household 706 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $419, the median family income was $831 and the median household income was $706.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 97 61.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 40 25.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 21 13.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 158 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 158 families in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 61.4% were couple families without children, 25.3% were couple families with children, 13.3% 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 Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 247 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 470 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 247 occupied private dwellings were counted in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 224 90.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 2.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 1.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 14 5.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.7% were separate houses, 2.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.2% were flats, units or apartments and 5.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 106 42.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 66 26.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 50 20.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 10.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 42.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.7% were owned with a mortgage and 20.2% were rented.

Landlord type Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 11 22.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 37 74.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 6.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 22.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 74.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 155 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,081 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $155. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,081. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Coffin Bay (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 155 62.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 60 24.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 2.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Coffin Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.0% 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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