Lajamanu

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC70152
People 606
Male 48.2%
Female 51.8%
Median age 22
Families 129
Average children per family
for families with children 2.6
for all families 1.6
All private dwellings 167
Average people per household 4.5
Median weekly household income $936
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.7
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People

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Demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Male 293 48.2 118,570 51.8 11,546,638 49.3
Female 315 51.8 110,266 48.2 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 545 89.3 58,248 25.5 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 606 people in Lajamanu. Of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 89.3% of the population.

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Age Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Median age 22 -- 32 -- 38 --
0-4 years 49 8.0 17,630 7.7 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 78 12.7 16,822 7.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 95 15.5 15,029 6.6 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 60 9.8 14,077 6.2 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 38 6.2 16,644 7.3 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 45 7.3 21,707 9.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 50 8.2 21,329 9.3 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 42 6.9 18,012 7.9 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 33 5.4 16,615 7.3 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 31 5.1 16,456 7.2 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 33 5.4 14,854 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 25 4.1 12,886 5.6 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 15 2.4 10,407 4.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 7 1.1 7,364 3.2 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 9 1.5 4,300 1.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 0 0.0 2,516 1.1 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 3 0.5 1,258 0.5 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 938 0.4 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Lajamanu was 22 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 36.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.1% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Married 224 59.3 78,333 43.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 30 7.9 6,046 3.4 608,059 3.2
Divorced 10 2.6 13,442 7.5 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 17 4.5 5,622 3.1 985,204 5.2
Never married 97 25.7 75,917 42.3 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Lajamanu aged 15 years and over, 59.3% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 165 53.2 58,583 41.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 27 8.7 22,537 15.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 118 38.1 60,345 42.7 7,024,973 41.9

In Lajamanu, of people aged 15 years and over, 53.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Preschool 16 5.9 3,707 4.6 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 118 43.9 15,160 18.6 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 2,632 3.2 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 0 0.0 2,570 3.2 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 31 11.5 8,233 10.1 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 2,070 2.5 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 0 0.0 2,911 3.6 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 1.1 3,045 3.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 10 3.7 8,054 9.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 3 1.1 1,655 2.0 198,383 2.8
Not stated 88 32.7 31,342 38.5 1,707,023 23.7

In Lajamanu 44.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 45.2% were in primary school, 11.1% in secondary school and 5.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 23 6.0 30,711 17.1 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 8 2.1 12,854 7.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 3 0.8 6,391 3.6 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 31 8.1 23,200 12.9 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 12 3.1 22,743 12.7 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 25 6.5 10,854 6.1 941,531 4.9
Year 10 45 11.8 17,509 9.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 226 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 128 0.1 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 121 31.7 15,473 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 8 2.1 1,870 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 86 22.5 33,298 18.6 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Lajamanu, 3.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 10.2% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 2.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Australian Aboriginal 508 81.4 37,562 12.8 144,173 0.5
Australian 25 4.0 65,433 22.4 7,298,243 23.3
English 21 3.4 54,967 18.8 7,852,224 25.0
Scottish 7 1.1 14,971 5.1 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 5 0.8 18,469 6.3 2,388,058 7.6

The most common ancestries in Lajamanu were Australian Aboriginal 81.4%, Australian 4.0%, English 3.4%, Scottish 1.1% and Irish 0.8%.

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Lajamanu (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 572 94.2 157,531 68.8 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
New Zealand 9 1.5 4,636 2.0 518,466 2.2
South Africa 3 0.5 889 0.4 162,449 0.7
Zimbabwe 3 0.5 672 0.3 34,787 0.1

In Lajamanu, 94.2% of people were born in Australia. The only other responses for country of birth were New Zealand 1.5%, South Africa 0.5% and Zimbabwe 0.5%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 19 3.1 54,687 23.9 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 6 1.0 10,761 4.7 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 5 0.8 9,473 4.1 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 534 86.5 124,021 54.2 11,070,538 47.3

In Lajamanu, 86.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 3.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 544 88.3 134,515 58.8 12,231,150 52.3
New Zealand 7 1.1 5,712 2.5 617,331 2.6
England 7 1.1 9,028 3.9 1,403,096 6.0
Netherlands 3 0.5 1,253 0.5 175,354 0.7
South Africa 3 0.5 1,067 0.5 190,816 0.8

In Lajamanu, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 88.3%, New Zealand 1.1%, England 1.1%, Netherlands 0.5% and South Africa 0.5%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 534 87.0 135,595 59.3 12,643,365 54.0
New Zealand 8 1.3 5,569 2.4 608,329 2.6
Philippines 5 0.8 7,492 3.3 325,049 1.4
England 4 0.7 8,560 3.7 1,302,147 5.6
Netherlands 3 0.5 1,105 0.5 152,088 0.6

In Lajamanu, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 87.0%, New Zealand 1.3%, Philippines 0.8%, England 0.7% and Netherlands 0.5%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Baptist 304 50.8 5,101 2.2 345,142 1.5
No Religion, so described 153 25.6 67,176 29.4 6,933,708 29.6
Not stated 70 11.7 36,642 16.0 2,238,735 9.6
Pentecostal 29 4.8 2,801 1.2 260,558 1.1
Lutheran 14 2.3 6,003 2.6 174,019 0.7

The most common responses for religion in Lajamanu were Baptist 50.8%, No Religion, so described 25.6%, Not stated 11.7%, Pentecostal 4.8% and Lutheran 2.3%. In Lajamanu, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (71.1%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Warlpiri 474 78.7 2,171 0.9 2,304 0.0
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
English only spoken at home 48 8.0 132,634 58.0 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 85 68.0 19,395 24.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Lajamanu 8.0% of people only spoke English at home. The only other response for language spoken at home was Warlpiri 78.7%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 50 33.3 74,100 67.1 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 41 27.3 21,493 19.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 30 20.0 7,112 6.4 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 29 19.3 7,685 7.0 787,452 6.9

There were 150 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lajamanu. Of these 33.3% were employed full time, 27.3% were employed part-time and 19.3% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 22 20.0 6,735 6.6 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 9 8.2 6,327 6.2 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 8 7.3 8,431 8.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 18 16.4 22,238 21.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 27 24.5 51,864 50.5 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Lajamanu, 20.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 24.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Community and Personal Service Workers 37 33.9 14,178 13.8 1,157,003 10.8
Professionals 30 27.5 20,654 20.1 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 16 14.7 14,102 13.7 1,449,681 13.6
Managers 7 6.4 12,515 12.2 1,390,047 13.0
Labourers 4 3.7 9,642 9.4 1,011,520 9.5
Technicians and Trades Workers 3 2.8 16,189 15.8 1,447,414 13.5
Sales Workers 3 2.8 7,021 6.8 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 3 2.8 5,880 5.7 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Lajamanu included Community and Personal Service Workers 33.9%, Professionals 27.5%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 14.7%, Managers 6.4%, Labourers 3.7%, Technicians and Trades Workers 2.8%, Sales Workers 2.8% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.8%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Local Government Administration 18 17.3 1,910 1.9 142,724 1.3
Combined Primary and Secondary Education 9 8.7 1,516 1.5 122,286 1.1
Creative Artists, Musicians, Writers and Performers 9 8.7 244 0.2 20,801 0.2
General Practice Medical Services 7 6.7 964 0.9 96,014 0.9
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 6 5.8 2,309 2.2 254,275 2.4

Of the employed people in Lajamanu, the most common responses for industry of employment included Local Government Administration 17.3%, Combined Primary and Secondary Education 8.7%, Creative Artists, Musicians, Writers and Performers 8.7%, General Practice Medical Services 6.7% and Supermarket and Grocery Stores 5.8%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Personal 262 -- 871 -- 662 --
Family 612 -- 2,105 -- 1,734 --
Household 936 -- 1,983 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lajamanu was $262.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Walked only 62 53.4 8,683 8.5 370,427 3.5
Car, as driver 37 31.9 61,874 60.3 6,574,571 61.5
Car as driver, car as passenger 7 6.0 300 0.3 25,615 0.2
Car, as passenger 3 2.6 6,947 6.8 489,922 4.6
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 0 0.0 6,555 6.4 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 51 44.0 70,991 69.1 7,305,271 68.4

In Lajamanu, on the day of the Census, the only responses for methods of travel to work for employed people were Walked only 53.4%, Car, as driver 31.9%, Car as driver, car as passenger 6.0% and Car, as passenger 2.6%. On the day, 0.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 44.0% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 243 63.9 115,473 64.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 165 43.2 52,717 29.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 68 17.9 16,056 9.0 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 61 16.1 30,716 17.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Lajamanu, of people aged 15 years and over, 63.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 43.2% provided care for children and 17.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 126 33.2 40,921 22.8 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 74 19.5 46,081 25.7 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 38 10.0 17,083 9.5 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 5 1.3 11,386 6.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lajamanu, 19.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 1.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 32 24.8 18,138 35.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 64 49.6 23,815 46.2 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 30 23.3 8,558 16.6 959,543 15.8
Other family 3 2.3 1,014 2.0 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Lajamanu, 49.6% were couple families with children, 24.8% were couple families without children and 23.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.7 -- 20.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.3 -- 79.5 -- 81.8

In Lajamanu, 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 13 13.8 13,833 33.0 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 8 8.5 1,215 2.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 0 0.0 6,638 15.8 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 3 3.2 6,174 14.7 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 5 5.3 1,677 4.0 302,037 6.0
Both not working 44 46.8 6,100 14.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 16 17.0 2,884 6.9 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 5 5.3 3,429 8.2 311,381 6.2

In Lajamanu, of couple families with children, 13.8% had both partners employed full-time, 8.5% had both employed part-time and 0.0% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 100 73.0 65,053 85.9 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 37 27.0 10,717 14.1 1,039,874 11.2

In Lajamanu, 73.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 27.0% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Separate house 93 93.0 43,100 66.3 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 4.0 7,844 12.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 3 3.0 11,374 17.5 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 2,166 3.3 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Lajamanu, 93.0% were separate houses, 4.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 874 1.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.9 4,871 7.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 17 16.2 14,306 22.0 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 62 59.0 27,598 42.4 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 17 16.2 15,039 23.1 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 5.7 2,369 3.6 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 2.9 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 4.5 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Lajamanu, of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 16.2% had 2 bedrooms and 59.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 4.5 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Owned outright 0 0.0 9,957 15.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 19,247 29.6 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 103 96.3 32,737 50.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 575 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 4 3.7 2,545 3.9 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Lajamanu, 0.0% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 96.3% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Family households 99 91.7 47,400 72.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 9 8.3 14,228 21.9 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 0 0.0 3,438 5.3 354,917 4.3

In Lajamanu, of all households, 91.7% were family households, 8.3% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

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Household income Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 23.7 -- 12.6 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.5 -- 25.8 -- 16.4

In Lajamanu, 23.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 7.5% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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Mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Median rent 100 -- 315 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.5 -- 90.9 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.5 -- 9.1 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,167 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 94.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 0.0 -- 5.5 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
None 42 40.8 6,948 10.7 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 37 35.9 20,562 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 17 16.5 22,357 34.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 3 2.9 11,813 18.2 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 3.9 3,389 5.2 285,197 3.4

In Lajamanu, 35.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 16.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 2.9% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 35 32.7 10,972 16.9 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 69 64.5 51,392 79.0 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 3 2.8 2,698 4.1 221,494 2.7

In Lajamanu, 64.5% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Male 259 47.4 29,129 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 287 52.6 29,118 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 19 -- 25 -- 23 --

In Lajamanu, 47.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 52.6% were female. The median age was 19 years.

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Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 5 -- 4 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.7 -- 1.5 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 788 -- 1,225 -- 1,203 --

In Lajamanu, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5 persons, with 1.7 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $788.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Lajamanu % Lajamanu Northern Territory % Northern Territory Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 120 -- 97 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,167 -- 1,660 --

In Lajamanu, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $120 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

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Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.