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Eurobodalla Shire

Market characteristics

The Canberra Region has a lower proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to Regional NSW.

The people who live in an area are one of the most important resources that an economy draws upon, both as a market that consumes goods and services and as a source of labour.

This table provides an overview of the Canberra Region's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about the Canberra Region's resident population, including neighbourhood profiles, can be found in the Community Profile.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
Eurobodalla Shire20112006Change
NameNumber%Regional NSW %Number%Regional NSW %2006 to 2011
Population summary--------------
Total residents35,741100.0100.035,014100.0100.0+727
Males17,57849.249.317,16649.049.3+412
Females18,16350.850.717,84851.050.7+315
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years5,87816.419.46,09917.420.4-221
15 - 24 years3,1818.912.33,2629.312.4-81
25 - 54 years11,14631.237.111,97734.238.5-831
55 - 64 Years6,29717.613.35,63016.112.2+667
65 years and over9,23925.818.08,04323.016.5+1,196
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school2,4947.08.22,6807.78.9-186
Secondary school2,1796.16.72,3436.77.0-164
TAFE7612.12.56801.92.4+81
University4231.22.92930.82.4+130
Overseas born--------------
Total overseas born4,88713.710.84,69913.410.1+188
Non-English speaking backgrounds1,8955.35.21,8225.24.7+73
Speaks another language and English well or very well2,9928.45.62,8778.25.4+115
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,42911.512.42,7199.410.3+710
Certificate level6,92023.222.16,16421.320.2+756
No qualification13,48845.246.814,27849.450.3-790
Household income--------------
Nil to $5994,89133.027.2--------
$600 to $1,2494,74732.027.1--------
$1,250 to $1,999 2,15814.617.0--------
$2,000 or more 1,4319.717.9--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned6,84144.636.66,72546.338.3+116
Purchasing3,46722.629.73,33723.028.7+130
Renting3,82024.927.03,59224.726.2+228
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house18,28381.881.517,36781.781.7+916
Medium house3,31814.814.03,15514.813.6+163
High density1400.62.21360.62.1+4

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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