2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Wollar

Code SSC19447 (SSC)
People 304
Male 164
Female 140
Median age 46
Australian citizenship 275
People born overseas 41
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 84
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 186
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $599
Median monthly mortgage repayment $780
Median weekly rent $55
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wollar % Australia %
Total 304 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 164 53.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 140 46.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 4.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 304 people were usually resident in Wollar (State Suburbs): of these 53.9% were male and 46.1% were female. Of the total population 4.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wollar % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 5.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 51 16.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 18 5.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 104 34.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 59 19.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 54 17.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 46 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.7% of people usually resident in Wollar (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 37.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 46 years.

Selected characteristics Wollar % Australia %
Australian citizenship 275 90.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 41 13.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.5% of people usually resident in Wollar (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 13.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wollar % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 122 51.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 43 18.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 14 6.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 60 25.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wollar (State Suburbs) were married, 18.3% were either separated or divorced, 6.0% were widowed and 25.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wollar % Australia %
Australia 243 79.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wollar % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Wollar % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Wollar % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 62 57.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 29 27.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 3.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 12 11.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 114 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 107 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 107 people aged 15 years and over in Wollar (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.9% worked full-time, 27.1% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 3.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 11.2% were unemployed. 114 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Wollar % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Wollar % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Wollar % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 287 -- 466 --
Family 717 -- 1,171 --
Household 599 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wollar (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $287, the median family income was $717 and the median household income was $599.

Expand Families category,
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Families — family composition
Family composition Wollar % Australia %
Couple family without children 36 42.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 30 35.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 14 16.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 4.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 84 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 84 families in Wollar (State Suburbs): of these 42.9% were couple families without children, 35.7% were couple families with children, 16.7% were one parent families and 4.8% 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 Wollar % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 119 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 186 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 119 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wollar (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Wollar % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 119 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 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 Wollar (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wollar % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 67 56.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 23 19.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 20 16.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 7.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wollar (State Suburbs), 56.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.3% were owned with a mortgage and 16.8% were rented.

Landlord type Wollar % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 15.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 12 60.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 20.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wollar (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 15.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 60.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wollar % Australia %
Median weekly rent 55 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 780 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wollar (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $55. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $780. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wollar % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 80 67.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 27 22.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 2.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wollar (State Suburbs), 67.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.7% were single (or lone) person households and 2.5% 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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