Jolimont

2006 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC51696
People 1,005
Male 476
Female 529
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 779
People born overseas 304
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 14
Families 224
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 576
Average people per household 1.8
Median weekly household income $835
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,450
Median weekly rent $140
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

Demographics & education

People Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Total 1,005 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 476 47.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 529 52.6 10,056,036 50.6
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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,005 people were usually resident in Jolimont: of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.

Age
People
Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
0-4 years 31 3.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 73 7.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 169 16.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 454 45.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 111 11.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 166 16.5 2,644,374 13.3
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 10.3% of people usually resident in Jolimont were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Australian citizenship 779 77.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 304 30.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 14 1.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 77.5% of people usually resident in Jolimont were Australian citizens, 30.2% were born overseas and 1.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Married 312 34.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 102 11.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 65 7.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 425 47.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 34.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Jolimont were married, 11.3% were either separated or divorced, 7.2% were widowed and 47.2% were never married.

Cultural & language diversity

Country of birth Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Australia 618 61.5 14,072,944 70.9
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null
England 70 7.0 856,939 4.3
China 25 2.5 206,591 1.0
South Africa 19 1.9 104,127 0.5
New Zealand 16 1.6 389,463 2.0
Malaysia 14 1.4 92,337 0.5

In the 2006 Census, 61.5% of people usually resident in Jolimont, stated they were born in Australia. Other common responses for country of birth were England 7.0%, China 2.5%, South Africa 1.9%, New Zealand 1.6% and Malaysia 1.4%.

Religious affiliation, top responses Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
No Religion 248 24.7 3,706,557 18.7
Catholic 246 24.5 5,126,882 25.8
Anglican 183 18.2 3,718,248 18.7
Uniting Church 43 4.3 1,135,422 5.7
Buddhism 24 2.4 418,755 2.1

In the 2006 Census, the most common responses for religious affiliation for people usually resident in Jolimont were No Religion 24.7%, Catholic 24.5%, Anglican 18.2%, Uniting Church 4.3% and Buddhism 2.4%.

Language, top responses (other than English) Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Mandarin 22 2.2 220,601 1.1
French 17 1.7 43,217 0.2
Cantonese 14 1.4 244,553 1.2
Hungarian 9 0.9 21,564 0.1
Vietnamese 8 0.8 194,855 1.0
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English only spoken at home 776 77.2 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 Jolimont were Mandarin 2.2%, French 1.7%, Cantonese 1.4%, Hungarian 0.9% and Vietnamese 0.8%. English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 77.2%.

Employment

Employment
People aged 15 years and over
Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 319 57.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 184 33.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 2.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 8 1.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 33 5.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 262 -- 5,271,116 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 557 -- 9,607,987 --
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 557 people aged 15 years and over in Jolimont were in the labour force. Of these 57.3% worked full-time, 33.0% worked part-time, 2.3% were away from work, 1.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.9% were unemployed. 262 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Professionals 183 34.9 1,806,010 19.8
Clerical and Administrative Workers 67 12.8 1,365,805 15.0
Managers 65 12.4 1,202,267 13.2
Community and Personal Service Workers 62 11.8 801,906 8.8
Sales Workers 46 8.8 896,208 9.8
Labourers 41 7.8 952,520 10.5
Technicians and Trades Workers 39 7.4 1,309,258 14.4
Machinery Operators And Drivers 13 2.5 604,616 6.6

In the 2006 Census, the most common responses for occupation for Jolimont were Professionals 34.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.8%, Managers 12.4%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.8%, Sales Workers 8.8%, Labourers 7.8%, Technicians and Trades Workers 7.4% and Machinery Operators And Drivers 2.5%.

Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 42 8.0 328,521 3.6
Hospitals 34 6.5 303,923 3.3
School Education 21 4.0 414,214 4.5
Tertiary Education 19 3.6 168,292 1.8
Architectural, Engineering and Technical Services 18 3.4 135,346 1.5

In the 2006 Census, of the employed people aged 15 years and over in Jolimont, the most common responses for industry of employment included Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 8.0%, Hospitals 6.5%, School Education 4.0%, Tertiary Education 3.6% and Architectural, Engineering and Technical Services 3.4%.

Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Personal 577 -- 466 --
Family 1,654 -- 1,171 --
Household 835 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Jolimont, the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $577, the median family income was $1,654 and the median household income was $835.

Families

family composition

Family composition

Family composition Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 106 47.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 76 33.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 29 12.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 13 5.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 224 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 224 families in Jolimont: of these 47.3% were couple families without children, 33.9% were couple families with children, 12.9% were one parent families and 5.8% 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 Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 545 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 576 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 545 occupied private dwellings were counted in Jolimont.

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Separate house 201 36.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 76 13.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 268 49.2 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 Jolimont, 36.9% were separate houses, 13.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 49.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Owned outright 157 28.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 102 18.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 235 43.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 48 8.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Jolimont, 28.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.7% were owned with a mortgage and 43.1% were rented.

Landlord type
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Real estate agent 126 53.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 11 4.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 88 37.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 4.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Jolimont, of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 53.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 4.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 37.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling characteristics Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 140 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,450 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 1.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Jolimont, the median weekly rent was $140. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,450. The average people per household was 1.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Household composition

Household composition
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Jolimont % Jolimont Australia % Australia
Family households 224 41.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 249 45.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 28 5.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Jolimont, 41.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 45.7% were single (or lone) person households and 5.1% 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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