2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Western Australia | Local Government Areas

Tambellup (S)

Code LGA58120 (LGA)
People 659
Male 346
Female 313
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 528
People born overseas 52
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 153
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 293
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $890
Median monthly mortgage repayment $433
Median weekly rent $35
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Total 659 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 346 52.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 313 47.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 74 11.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 659 people were usually resident in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 52.5% were male and 47.5% were female. Of the total population 11.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Tambellup (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 61 9.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 129 19.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 58 8.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 279 42.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 52 7.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 78 11.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 28.8% of people usually resident in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 19.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 528 80.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 52 7.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 80.1% of people usually resident in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 7.9% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Tambellup (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 299 64.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 25 5.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 16 3.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 127 27.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 64.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 5.4% were either separated or divorced, 3.4% were widowed and 27.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Australia 497 75.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Tambellup (S) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Tambellup (S) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Tambellup (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 173 66.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 71 27.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 5.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 1.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 0 0.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 135 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 260 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 260 people aged 15 years and over in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 66.5% worked full-time, 27.3% worked part-time, 5.0% were away from work, 1.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 0.0% were unemployed. 135 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Tambellup (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 402 -- 466 --
Family 968 -- 1,171 --
Household 890 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $402, the median family income was $968 and the median household income was $890.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 55 35.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 80 52.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 13 8.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 3.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 153 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 153 families in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 35.9% were couple families without children, 52.3% were couple families with children, 8.5% were one parent families and 3.3% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 221 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 293 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 221 occupied private dwellings were counted in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 217 98.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 4 1.8 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 Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas), 98.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 101 45.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 29 13.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 59 26.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 1.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 32 14.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas), 45.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 13.1% were owned with a mortgage and 26.7% were rented.

Landlord type Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 6.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 7 11.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 36 61.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 14 23.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 6.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 11.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 35 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 433 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $35. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $433. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tambellup (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 152 68.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 42 19.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 1.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Tambellup (S) (Local Government Areas), 68.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.0% were single (or lone) person households and 1.4% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

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

Census Data Quality.

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 in the 2006 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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