Randwick (C)

2006 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Local Government Areas
Area code LGA16550
People 119,884
Male 59,150
Female 60,734
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 90,347
People born overseas 42,852
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 2,492
Families 28,378
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 53,033
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,185
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,150
Median weekly rent $310
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

Demographics & education

People Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Total 119,884 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 59,150 49.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 60,734 50.7 10,056,036 50.6
 null  null  null  null  null
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 1,474 1.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 119,884 people were usually resident in Randwick (C): of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.

Age
People
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
0-4 years 6,514 5.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 10,851 9.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 19,237 16.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 56,021 46.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 11,389 9.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 15,871 13.2 2,644,374 13.3
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 14.5% of people usually resident in Randwick (C) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Australian citizenship 90,347 75.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 42,852 35.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 2,492 2.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 75.4% of people usually resident in Randwick (C) were Australian citizens, 35.7% were born overseas and 2.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Married 40,603 39.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 10,192 9.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 5,459 5.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 46,268 45.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 39.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Randwick (C) were married, 9.9% were either separated or divorced, 5.3% were widowed and 45.1% were never married.

Cultural & language diversity

Country of birth Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Australia 65,540 54.7 14,072,944 70.9
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null
England 4,903 4.1 856,939 4.3
China 3,423 2.9 206,591 1.0
New Zealand 2,766 2.3 389,463 2.0
Indonesia 2,659 2.2 50,975 0.3
Hong Kong 2,046 1.7 71,802 0.4

In the 2006 Census, 54.7% of people usually resident in Randwick (C), stated they were born in Australia. Other common responses for country of birth were England 4.1%, China 2.9%, New Zealand 2.3%, Indonesia 2.2% and Hong Kong 1.7%.

Religious affiliation, top responses Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Catholic 36,262 30.2 5,126,882 25.8
No Religion 20,960 17.5 3,706,557 18.7
Anglican 16,765 14.0 3,718,248 18.7
Eastern Orthodox 8,499 7.1 544,165 2.7
Judaism 4,260 3.6 88,831 0.4

In the 2006 Census, the most common responses for religious affiliation for people usually resident in Randwick (C) were Catholic 30.2%, No Religion 17.5%, Anglican 14.0%, Eastern Orthodox 7.1% and Judaism 3.6%.

Language, top responses (other than English) Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Greek 5,111 4.3 252,220 1.3
Cantonese 4,524 3.8 244,553 1.2
Mandarin 4,206 3.5 220,601 1.1
Indonesian 2,429 2.0 42,039 0.2
Italian 1,724 1.4 316,890 1.6
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English only spoken at home 75,312 62.8 15,581,333 78.5

In the 2006 Census, the most common responses for language other than English spoken at home by people usually resident in Randwick (C) were Greek 4.3%, Cantonese 3.8%, Mandarin 3.5%, Indonesian 2.0% and Italian 1.4%. English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 62.8%.

Employment

Employment
People aged 15 years and over
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 39,805 64.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 15,967 25.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 2,079 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 1,384 2.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 2,763 4.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 31,139 -- 5,271,116 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 61,998 -- 9,607,987 --
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 61,998 people aged 15 years and over in Randwick (C) were in the labour force. Of these 64.2% worked full-time, 25.8% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.5% were unemployed. 31,139 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Professionals 18,542 31.3 1,806,010 19.8
Clerical and Administrative Workers 9,515 16.1 1,365,805 15.0
Managers 8,010 13.5 1,202,267 13.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 6,123 10.3 1,309,258 14.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 5,593 9.4 801,906 8.8
Sales Workers 5,188 8.8 896,208 9.8
Labourers 3,164 5.3 952,520 10.5
Machinery Operators And Drivers 1,968 3.3 604,616 6.6

In the 2006 Census, the most common responses for occupation for Randwick (C) were Professionals 31.3%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 16.1%, Managers 13.5%, Technicians and Trades Workers 10.3%, Community and Personal Service Workers 9.4%, Sales Workers 8.8%, Labourers 5.3% and Machinery Operators And Drivers 3.3%.

Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Hospitals 2,799 4.7 303,923 3.3
Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 2,375 4.0 328,521 3.6
Tertiary Education 2,358 4.0 168,292 1.8
School Education 2,225 3.8 414,214 4.5
Legal and Accounting Services 2,095 3.5 185,423 2.0

In the 2006 Census, of the employed people aged 15 years and over in Randwick (C), the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals 4.7%, Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 4.0%, Tertiary Education 4.0%, School Education 3.8% and Legal and Accounting Services 3.5%.

Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Personal 593 -- 466 --
Family 1,579 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,185 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (C), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $593, the median family income was $1,579 and the median household income was $1,185.

Families

family composition

Family composition

Family composition Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 10,670 37.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 12,096 42.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 4,396 15.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 1,216 4.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 28,378 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 28,378 families in Randwick (C): of these 37.6% were couple families without children, 42.6% were couple families with children, 15.5% were one parent families and 4.3% were other families.

Dwellings

dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 48,958 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 53,033 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 48,958 occupied private dwellings were counted in Randwick (C).

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Separate house 15,830 32.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7,200 14.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 25,530 52.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 333 0.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 65 0.1 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Randwick (C), 32.3% were separate houses, 14.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 52.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Owned outright 13,310 27.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 9,889 20.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 20,686 42.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 278 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4,795 9.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (C), 27.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.2% were owned with a mortgage and 42.3% were rented.

Landlord type
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Real estate agent 13,122 63.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3,164 15.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 3,991 19.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 409 2.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (C), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 63.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 15.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 19.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling characteristics Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 310 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,150 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (C), the median weekly rent was $310. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,150. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Household composition

Household composition
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Randwick (C) % Randwick (C) Australia % Australia
Family households 27,834 56.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 12,690 25.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4,326 8.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Randwick (C), 56.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.9% were single (or lone) person households and 8.8% were group households.

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

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