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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Renmark

Code UCL423200 (UCL)
People 4,339
Male 2,074
Female 2,265
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 3,847
People born overseas 588
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 28
Families 1,125
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,970
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $622
Median monthly mortgage repayment $780
Median weekly rent $122
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Renmark % Australia %
Total 4,339 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,074 47.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,265 52.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 136 3.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,339 people were usually resident in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Of the total population 3.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Renmark % Australia %
People
0-4 years 307 7.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 577 13.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 501 11.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,577 36.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 473 10.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 905 20.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.4% of people usually resident in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 31.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Renmark % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,847 88.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 588 13.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 28 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.7% of people usually resident in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 13.6% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Renmark % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,622 46.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 458 13.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 377 10.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 996 28.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 46.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.3% were either separated or divorced, 10.9% were widowed and 28.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Renmark % Australia %
Australia 3,477 80.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Renmark % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Renmark % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,059 59.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 488 27.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 76 4.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 35 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 115 6.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,473 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,773 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,773 people aged 15 years and over in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 59.7% worked full-time, 27.5% worked part-time, 4.3% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.5% were unemployed. 1,473 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Renmark % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 367 -- 466 --
Family 826 -- 1,171 --
Household 622 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $367, the median family income was $826 and the median household income was $622.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Renmark % Australia %
Couple family without children 493 43.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 385 34.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 235 20.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 12 1.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,125 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,125 families in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 43.8% were couple families without children, 34.2% were couple families with children, 20.9% were one parent families and 1.1% 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 Renmark % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,890 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,970 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,890 occupied private dwellings were counted in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Renmark % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,418 75.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 120 6.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 257 13.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 95 5.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 75.0% were separate houses, 6.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.6% were flats, units or apartments and 5.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Renmark % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 575 30.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 400 21.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 765 40.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 19 1.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 131 6.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.2% were owned with a mortgage and 40.5% were rented.

Landlord type Renmark % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 223 29.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 196 25.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 319 41.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 24 3.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 29.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 25.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 41.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Renmark % Australia %
Median weekly rent 122 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 780 -- 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 Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $122. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $780. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Renmark % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,121 59.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 603 31.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 45 2.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Renmark (Urban Centres and Localities), 59.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 31.9% were single (or lone) person households and 2.4% 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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