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Canberra, ACT 2600

Suburb Demographics (Census 2006)

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2600
Suburb name(s)Barton, Canberra, Capital Hill, Deakin, Duntroon, Harman, Hmas Harman, Parkes, Parliament House, Russell, Russell Hill, Yarralumla
Population size in 20068202
Born in Australia (%)74.16%
Born Overseas - Top 5 (%)
1. United Kingdom (5.78%)Born Overseas - Top 5 (%)
2. Country of birth not stated (5.44%)
3. Born elsewhere (3.08%)
4. New Zealand (2%)
5. Germany (0.89%)
Age Median of People34
Age Statistics (%)
1. 0 - 4 Years (4.34%)Age Statistics (%)
2. 5 - 19 Years (19.91%)
3. 20 - 39 Years (31.99%)
4. 40 - 59 Years (25.49%)
5. 60 Years and over (18.27%)
Family Statistics (%)
1. Married in a Registered Marriage (52.87%)Family Statistics (%)
2. Married in a De Facto marriage (9.84%)
3. Not Married (37.29%)
Occupation - Top 5 (%)
1. Managers (34.8%)Occupation - Top 5 (%)
2. Professionals (34.02%)
3. Clerical & administrative workers (10.83%)
4. Community & personal service workers (6.34%)
5. Technicians & trades workers (3.91%)
Highest Year of School Completed
Year 12 or equivalent5410
Year 11 or equivalent285
Year 10 or equivalent631
Year 9 or equivalent173
Year 8 or below139
Type of Dwelling - Top 3
Separate house1785
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc. with Two or more storeys271
Flat, unit or apartment In a four or more storey block254
Nature of Property Occupancy
Fully Owned1030
Being Purchased650
Rented972
Other81
Income ($/weekly)
Individual Income$811
Family Income$2,501
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/monthly)$2,096
Median Rent ($/weekly)$300

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The demographics information are compiled from a variety of sources including the Australian Bureau of Statistics (2006 Census). Copyright in ABS Data resides with Commonwealth of Australia. Used with permission.