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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | Urban Centres and Localities

New Norfolk

Code UCL611400 (UCL)
People 5,230
Male 2,548
Female 2,682
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 4,661
People born overseas 308
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 1,413
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,171
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $640
Median monthly mortgage repayment $780
Median weekly rent $125
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People New Norfolk % Australia %
Total 5,230 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,548 48.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,682 51.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 182 3.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,230 people were usually resident in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Of the total population 3.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age New Norfolk % Australia %
People
0-4 years 340 6.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 778 14.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 676 12.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,969 37.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 587 11.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 882 16.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.4% of people usually resident in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics New Norfolk % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,661 89.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 308 5.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.1% of people usually resident in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 5.9% were born overseas and 0.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status New Norfolk % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,862 45.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 507 12.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 360 8.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,383 33.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 12.3% were either separated or divorced, 8.8% were widowed and 33.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth New Norfolk % Australia %
Australia 4,462 85.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses New Norfolk % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) New Norfolk % Australia %

People — employment
Employment New Norfolk % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,085 55.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 555 28.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 70 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 78 4.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 176 9.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,844 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,964 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,964 people aged 15 years and over in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 55.2% worked full-time, 28.3% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 4.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.0% were unemployed. 1,844 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation New Norfolk % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes New Norfolk % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 337 -- 466 --
Family 820 -- 1,171 --
Household 640 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $337, the median family income was $820 and the median household income was $640.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition New Norfolk % Australia %
Couple family without children 538 38.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 560 39.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 299 21.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 16 1.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,413 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,413 families in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 38.1% were couple families without children, 39.6% were couple families with children, 21.2% 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 New Norfolk % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,034 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,171 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,034 occupied private dwellings were counted in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure New Norfolk % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,813 89.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 99 4.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 114 5.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 8 0.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.1% were separate houses, 4.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure New Norfolk % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 681 33.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 636 31.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 554 27.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 10 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 154 7.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.3% were owned with a mortgage and 27.2% were rented.

Landlord type New Norfolk % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 149 26.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 205 37.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 182 32.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 18 3.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 26.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 37.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 32.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics New Norfolk % Australia %
Median weekly rent 125 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 780 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $125. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $780. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition New Norfolk % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,393 68.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 512 25.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 36 1.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 68.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.2% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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