Jacka

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC80079
People 670
Male 46.6%
Female 53.4%
Median age 27
Families 175
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all families 1
All private dwellings 249
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,867
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $325
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

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
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Male 310 46.6 195,739 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 355 53.4 201,653 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 14 2.1 6,508 1.6 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 670 people in Jacka. Of these 46.6% were male and 53.4% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

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Age Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median age 27 -- 35 -- 38 --
0-4 years 93 13.8 26,795 6.7 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 71 10.6 25,451 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 45 6.7 22,235 5.6 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 32 4.8 24,507 6.2 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 41 6.1 31,430 7.9 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 97 14.4 32,488 8.2 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 106 15.8 33,631 8.5 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 74 11.0 30,193 7.6 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 50 7.4 28,216 7.1 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 24 3.6 26,556 6.7 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 13 1.9 24,433 6.1 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 6 0.9 22,357 5.6 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 9 1.3 19,144 4.8 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 8 1.2 17,285 4.3 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 3 0.4 12,168 3.1 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 0 0.0 8,519 2.1 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 0 0.0 5,839 1.5 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 6,158 1.5 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Jacka was 27 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 31.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 1.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Married 267 56.9 154,584 47.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 10 2.1 8,159 2.5 608,059 3.2
Divorced 24 5.1 25,353 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 4 0.9 12,542 3.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 164 35.0 122,279 37.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Jacka aged 15 years and over, 56.9% were married and 7.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 243 55.4 135,703 48.1 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 42 9.6 32,501 11.5 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 154 35.1 113,732 40.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Jacka, of people aged 15 years and over, 55.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Preschool 25 11.1 5,904 4.5 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 64 28.4 20,728 15.7 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 10 4.4 8,123 6.2 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 0 0.0 3,969 3.0 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 35 15.6 13,606 10.3 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 6,372 4.8 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 0 0.0 4,207 3.2 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 20 8.9 8,163 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 46 20.4 34,291 26.0 1,160,626 16.1
Other 6 2.7 3,165 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 19 8.4 23,127 17.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Jacka 34.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.0% were in primary school, 17.8% in secondary school and 28.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 192 41.6 119,919 37.1 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 47 10.2 29,758 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 20 4.3 9,461 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 43 9.3 25,750 8.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 79 17.1 57,843 17.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 6 1.3 8,891 2.8 941,531 4.9
Year 10 40 8.7 22,621 7.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 140 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 30 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 10 2.2 14,566 4.5 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 1,151 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 17 3.7 24,951 7.7 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Jacka, 17.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 13.0% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.2% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
English 177 19.8 132,031 23.8 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 156 17.4 127,285 23.0 7,298,243 23.3
Indian 101 11.3 14,559 2.6 619,164 2.0
Irish 69 7.7 51,611 9.3 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 50 5.6 40,160 7.3 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Jacka were English 19.8%, Australian 17.4%, Indian 11.3%, Irish 7.7% and Scottish 5.6%.

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 Jacka (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 393 58.7 270,033 68.0 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
India 96 14.3 10,414 2.6 455,389 1.9
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 17 2.5 11,351 2.9 509,555 2.2
South Africa 17 2.5 2,012 0.5 162,449 0.7
Sri Lanka 16 2.4 2,771 0.7 109,849 0.5
Korea, Republic of (South) 12 1.8 2,287 0.6 98,776 0.4

In Jacka, 58.7% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were India 14.3%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.5%, South Africa 2.5%, Sri Lanka 2.4% and Korea, Republic of (South) 1.8%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 352 53.1 133,304 33.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 31 4.7 29,113 7.3 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 26 3.9 23,121 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 239 36.0 187,955 47.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Jacka, 36.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 53.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 270 43.1 211,707 53.3 12,231,150 52.3
India 129 20.6 14,481 3.6 616,939 2.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 27 4.3 14,581 3.7 704,658 3.0
Sri Lanka 20 3.2 3,792 1.0 151,933 0.6
England 18 2.9 21,368 5.4 1,403,096 6.0

In Jacka, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 43.1%, India 20.6%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.3%, Sri Lanka 3.2% and England 2.9%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 268 41.6 218,199 54.9 12,643,365 54.0
India 131 20.3 14,372 3.6 605,777 2.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 30 4.7 14,782 3.7 699,074 3.0
Sri Lanka 20 3.1 3,794 1.0 149,082 0.6
England 18 2.8 19,203 4.8 1,302,147 5.6

In Jacka, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 41.6%, India 20.3%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.7%, Sri Lanka 3.1% and England 2.8%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 238 35.2 143,739 36.2 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 103 15.2 88,619 22.3 5,291,834 22.6
Hinduism 93 13.7 10,211 2.6 440,300 1.9
Islam 49 7.2 9,883 2.5 604,240 2.6
Anglican 35 5.2 42,734 10.8 3,101,185 13.3

The most common responses for religion in Jacka were No Religion, so described 35.2%, Catholic 15.2%, Hinduism 13.7%, Islam 7.2% and Anglican 5.2%. In Jacka, No Religion, so described was the largest religious group reported overall (36.9%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Punjabi 37 5.7 2,215 0.6 132,496 0.6
Hindi 35 5.4 3,646 0.9 159,652 0.7
Mandarin 21 3.2 12,408 3.1 596,711 2.5
Telugu 18 2.8 1,519 0.4 34,435 0.1
Gujarati 18 2.8 739 0.2 52,888 0.2
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English only spoken at home 364 55.8 288,986 72.7 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 105 45.3 35,846 23.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Jacka 55.8% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Punjabi 5.7%, Hindi 5.4%, Mandarin 3.2%, Telugu 2.8% and Gujarati 2.8%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 266 71.3 137,058 63.5 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 72 19.3 57,064 26.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 17 4.6 11,506 5.3 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 18 4.8 10,205 4.7 787,452 6.9

There were 373 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Jacka. Of these 71.3% were employed full time, 19.3% were employed part-time and 4.8% 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
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 27 7.5 20,602 10.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 20 5.5 16,499 8.0 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 28 7.8 19,962 9.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 133 36.8 46,946 22.8 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 135 37.4 90,110 43.8 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Jacka, 7.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Professionals 100 28.2 62,716 30.5 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 64 18.0 34,668 16.9 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 46 13.0 21,694 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Managers 45 12.7 32,776 15.9 1,390,047 13.0
Technicians and Trades Workers 41 11.5 19,639 9.6 1,447,414 13.5
Sales Workers 24 6.8 13,956 6.8 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 12 3.4 10,354 5.0 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 11 3.1 4,692 2.3 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Jacka included Professionals 28.2%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 18.0%, Community and Personal Service Workers 13.0%, Managers 12.7%, Technicians and Trades Workers 11.5%, Sales Workers 6.8%, Labourers 3.4% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 3.1%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Central Government Administration 50 17.2 37,799 18.4 127,598 1.2
Computer System Design and Related Services 18 6.2 6,009 2.9 162,884 1.5
Aged Care Residential Services 16 5.5 2,300 1.1 211,621 2.0
State Government Administration 14 4.8 6,303 3.1 158,980 1.5
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 12 4.1 3,570 1.7 254,275 2.4

Of the employed people in Jacka, the most common responses for industry of employment included Central Government Administration 17.2%, Computer System Design and Related Services 6.2%, Aged Care Residential Services 5.5%, State Government Administration 4.8% and Supermarket and Grocery Stores 4.1%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Personal 990 -- 998 -- 662 --
Family 1,974 -- 2,445 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,867 -- 2,070 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Jacka was $990.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 258 74.1 130,776 63.6 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 21 6.0 12,320 6.0 489,922 4.6
Bus 15 4.3 12,226 5.9 323,201 3.0
Worked at home 7 2.0 6,307 3.1 503,582 4.7
Truck 4 1.1 979 0.5 85,892 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 24 6.8 14,676 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 289 80.7 146,503 71.2 7,305,271 68.4

In Jacka, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 74.1%, Car, as passenger 6.0%, Bus 4.3%, Worked at home 2.0% and Truck 1.1%. On the day, 6.8% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 80.7% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 371 80.8 246,674 76.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 220 47.3 93,275 28.9 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 43 9.3 36,947 11.4 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 68 14.8 75,109 23.3 3,620,726 19.0

In Jacka, of people aged 15 years and over, 80.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 47.3% provided care for children and 9.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.8% 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
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 126 27.1 82,490 25.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 153 32.9 102,171 31.6 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 52 11.2 39,411 12.2 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 46 9.9 22,606 7.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Jacka, 32.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 40 23.1 38,438 37.7 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 100 57.8 48,008 47.1 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 30 17.3 14,129 13.8 959,543 15.8
Other family 3 1.7 1,461 1.4 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Jacka, 57.8% were couple families with children, 23.1% were couple families without children and 17.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Male -- 26.5 -- 20.1 -- 18.2
Female -- 73.5 -- 79.9 -- 81.8

In Jacka, 26.5% of single parents were male and 73.5% 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
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 47 32.6 26,341 30.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 2,981 3.4 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 29 20.1 17,892 20.7 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 45 31.2 11,401 13.2 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 3 2.1 4,054 4.7 302,037 6.0
Both not working 5 3.5 13,020 15.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 12 8.3 5,516 6.4 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 3 2.1 5,231 6.1 311,381 6.2

In Jacka, of couple families with children, 32.6% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 20.1% 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 Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 225 94.1 142,670 91.9 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 14 5.9 12,593 8.1 1,039,874 11.2

In Jacka, 94.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.9% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Separate house 94 41.8 95,520 67.0 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 131 58.2 25,280 17.7 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 21,405 15.0 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 194 0.1 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Jacka, 41.8% were separate houses, 58.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 301 0.2 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.3 10,198 7.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 76 33.2 21,301 14.9 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 89 38.9 56,674 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 57 24.9 51,557 36.1 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.7 2,637 1.8 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.5 -- 2.6 --

In Jacka, of occupied private dwellings 1.3% had 1 bedroom, 33.2% had 2 bedrooms and 38.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Owned outright 6 2.7 38,555 27.0 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 165 73.7 54,832 38.4 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 53 23.7 45,346 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 952 0.7 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 2,984 2.1 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Jacka, 2.7% were owned outright, 73.7% were owned with a mortgage and 23.7% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Family households 176 76.9 100,308 70.3 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 40 17.5 35,413 24.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 13 5.7 6,938 4.9 354,917 4.3

In Jacka, of all households, 76.9% were family households, 17.5% were single person households and 5.7% were group households.

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Household income Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 6.5 -- 11.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.3 -- 28.4 -- 16.4

In Jacka, 6.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 15.3% 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 Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median rent 325 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 91.9 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.7 -- 8.1 -- 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 Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 2,058 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.3 -- 94.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 18.7 -- 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 Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
None 4 1.7 7,832 5.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 93 39.7 53,025 37.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 104 44.4 55,714 39.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 29 12.4 22,580 15.8 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 1.7 3,513 2.5 285,197 3.4

In Jacka, 39.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 8 3.5 11,440 8.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 218 96.5 128,278 89.9 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 0 0.0 2,941 2.1 221,494 2.7

In Jacka, 96.5% 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.
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Male 6 66.7 3,267 50.2 322,171 49.6
Female 3 33.3 3,236 49.8 326,996 50.4
Median age 12 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Jacka, 66.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 33.3% were female. The median age was 12 years.

View the data quality statements for: Place of Usual Residence (PURP) Indigenous status (INGP)

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
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.9 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,874 -- 1,886 -- 1,203 --

In Jacka, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,874.

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
Jacka % Jacka Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 330 -- 360 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,167 -- 1,660 --

In Jacka, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $330 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)

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

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.