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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Northern Territory | Urban Centres and Localities

Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L)

Code UCL705400 (UCL)
People 881
Male 447
Female 434
Median age 25
Australian citizenship 882
People born overseas 0
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 198
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 177
Average people per household 5.6
Median weekly household income $1,158
Median monthly mortgage repayment $0
Median weekly rent $40
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
Total 881 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 447 50.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 434 49.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 800 90.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 881 people were usually resident in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Of the total population 90.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 73 8.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 190 21.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 160 18.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 394 44.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 44 5.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 20 2.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 25 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 29.9% of people usually resident in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 7.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 25 years.

Selected characteristics Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 882 100.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 0 0.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 100.1% of people usually resident in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 0.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 326 52.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 53 8.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 32 5.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 209 33.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 8.6% were either separated or divorced, 5.2% were widowed and 33.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
Australia 881 100.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 110 41.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 129 48.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 10 3.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 19 7.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 0 0.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 326 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 268 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 268 people aged 15 years and over in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 41.0% worked full-time, 48.1% worked part-time, 3.7% were away from work, 7.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 0.0% were unemployed. 326 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 214 -- 466 --
Family 555 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,158 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $214, the median family income was $555 and the median household income was $1,158.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 40 20.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 103 52.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 50 25.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 2.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 198 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 198 families in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 20.2% were couple families without children, 52.0% were couple families with children, 25.3% were one parent families and 2.5% 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 Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 145 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 177 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 145 occupied private dwellings were counted in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 137 94.5 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 8 5.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 5.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 0 0.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 0 0.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 136 93.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 4.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 0.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 93.8% were rented.

Landlord type Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (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 3 2.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 132 97.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 2.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 97.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 40 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 0 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 5.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2.3 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $40. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $0. The average people per household was 5.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 2.3.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 116 80.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 26 17.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 80.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.9% 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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