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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Gumeracha (L)

Code UCL408600 (UCL)
People 731
Male 346
Female 385
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 690
People born overseas 115
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 200
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 282
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $976
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
Total 731 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 346 47.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 385 52.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 731 people were usually resident in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 43 5.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 106 14.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 82 11.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 281 38.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 71 9.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 150 20.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.4% of people usually resident in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 30.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 690 94.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 115 15.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.4% of people usually resident in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 15.7% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 307 52.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 60 10.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 67 11.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 149 25.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.3% were either separated or divorced, 11.5% were widowed and 25.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
Australia 595 81.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 189 58.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 104 32.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 4.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 1.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 13 4.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 243 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 324 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 324 people aged 15 years and over in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 58.3% worked full-time, 32.1% worked part-time, 4.0% were away from work, 1.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.0% were unemployed. 243 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 408 -- 466 --
Family 1,100 -- 1,171 --
Household 976 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $408, the median family income was $1,100 and the median household income was $976.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 78 39.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 90 45.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 32 16.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 200 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 200 families in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 39.0% were couple families without children, 45.0% were couple families with children, 16.0% 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 Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 256 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 282 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 256 occupied private dwellings were counted in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 228 89.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 2.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 15 5.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 7 2.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.1% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.9% were flats, units or apartments and 2.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 88 34.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 120 46.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 34 13.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 2.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 3.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 46.9% were owned with a mortgage and 13.3% were rented.

Landlord type Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 11 32.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 21 61.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 8.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 32.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gumeracha (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 197 77.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 51 19.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Gumeracha (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 77.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.9% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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