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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | Urban Centres and Localities

Branxholm (L)

Code UCL601400 (UCL)
People 242
Male 127
Female 115
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 208
People born overseas 16
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 76
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 112
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $569
Median monthly mortgage repayment $570
Median weekly rent $80
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Branxholm (L) % Australia %
Total 242 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 127 52.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 115 47.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 2.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 242 people were usually resident in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.5% were male and 47.5% were female. Of the total population 2.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Branxholm (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 7.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 28 11.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 32 13.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 89 36.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 42 17.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 33 13.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.0% of people usually resident in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 31.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Branxholm (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 208 86.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 16 6.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 1.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.0% of people usually resident in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 6.6% were born overseas and 1.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Branxholm (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 99 50.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 27 13.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 8 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 68 34.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.8% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 34.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Branxholm (L) % Australia %
Australia 193 79.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Branxholm (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 41 43.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 33 35.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 4 4.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 5.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 11 11.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 81 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 94 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 94 people aged 15 years and over in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 43.6% worked full-time, 35.1% worked part-time, 4.3% were away from work, 5.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 11.7% were unemployed. 81 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Branxholm (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 325 -- 466 --
Family 661 -- 1,171 --
Household 569 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $325, the median family income was $661 and the median household income was $569.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Branxholm (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 32 42.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 19 25.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 25 32.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 76 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 76 families in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 42.1% were couple families without children, 25.0% were couple families with children, 32.9% 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 Branxholm (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 96 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 112 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 96 occupied private dwellings were counted in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Branxholm (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 92 95.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 4 4.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 95.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Branxholm (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 49 51.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 30 31.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 7 7.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 10.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 51.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.3% were owned with a mortgage and 7.3% were rented.

Landlord type Branxholm (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 6 85.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 85.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Branxholm (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 80 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 570 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $80. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $570. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Branxholm (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 70 72.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 16 16.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 4.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Branxholm (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 72.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.7% were single (or lone) person households and 4.2% 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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