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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | Urban Centres and Localities

Eaglehawk Neck (L)

Code UCL604700 (UCL)
People 269
Male 140
Female 129
Median age 50
Australian citizenship 240
People born overseas 39
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 74
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 329
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $620
Median monthly mortgage repayment $834
Median weekly rent $100
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
Total 269 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 140 52.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 129 48.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 2.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 269 people were usually resident in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Of the total population 2.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 4.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 19 7.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 19 7.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 128 47.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 58 21.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 34 12.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 50 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 11.5% of people usually resident in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 34.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 50 years.

Selected characteristics Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 240 89.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 39 14.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 1.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.2% of people usually resident in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 14.5% were born overseas and 1.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 139 58.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 31 13.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 9 3.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 55 23.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 58.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.0% were either separated or divorced, 3.8% were widowed and 23.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
Australia 217 80.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 66 51.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 38 29.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 17 13.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 3.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 89 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 129 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 129 people aged 15 years and over in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 51.2% worked full-time, 29.5% worked part-time, 13.2% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.1% were unemployed. 89 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 373 -- 466 --
Family 644 -- 1,171 --
Household 620 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $373, the median family income was $644 and the median household income was $620.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 44 59.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 26 35.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 4 5.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 74 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 74 families in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 59.5% were couple families without children, 35.1% were couple families with children, 5.4% 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 Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 110 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 329 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 110 occupied private dwellings were counted in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 107 97.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 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 Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 56 50.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 35 31.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 12 10.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 5.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 50.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.8% were owned with a mortgage and 10.9% were rented.

Landlord type Eaglehawk Neck (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 11 91.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Eaglehawk Neck (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 91.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 834 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $834. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Eaglehawk Neck (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 72 65.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 29 26.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Eaglehawk Neck (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 65.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.4% 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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