2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Wollombi

Code SSC19449 (SSC)
People 264
Male 136
Female 128
Median age 49
Australian citizenship 223
People born overseas 44
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 71
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 186
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $820
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,042
Median weekly rent $173
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wollombi % Australia %
Total 264 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 136 51.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 128 48.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 1.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 264 people were usually resident in Wollombi (State Suburbs): of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Of the total population 1.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wollombi % Australia %
People
0-4 years 6 2.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 28 10.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 20 7.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 104 39.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 66 25.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 40 15.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 49 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 12.9% of people usually resident in Wollombi (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 40.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 49 years.

Selected characteristics Wollombi % Australia %
Australian citizenship 223 84.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 44 16.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 1.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 84.5% of people usually resident in Wollombi (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 16.7% were born overseas and 1.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wollombi % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 117 50.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 35 15.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 13 5.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 61 26.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wollombi (State Suburbs) were married, 15.2% were either separated or divorced, 5.7% were widowed and 26.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wollombi % Australia %
Australia 182 68.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wollombi % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wollombi % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 64 50.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 45 35.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 10 7.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 3.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 73 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 126 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 126 people aged 15 years and over in Wollombi (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 50.8% worked full-time, 35.7% worked part-time, 7.9% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.2% were unemployed. 73 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wollombi % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 418 -- 466 --
Family 1,030 -- 1,171 --
Household 820 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wollombi (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $418, the median family income was $1,030 and the median household income was $820.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wollombi % Australia %
Couple family without children 36 50.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 20 28.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 15 21.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 71 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 71 families in Wollombi (State Suburbs): of these 50.7% were couple families without children, 28.2% were couple families with children, 21.1% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Wollombi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 121 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 186 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 121 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wollombi (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Wollombi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 121 100.0 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 Wollombi (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 Wollombi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 57 47.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 32 26.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 9 7.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 2.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 16.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wollombi (State Suburbs), 47.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.4% were owned with a mortgage and 7.4% were rented.

Landlord type Wollombi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 44.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 8 88.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wollombi (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 44.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 88.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wollombi % Australia %
Median weekly rent 173 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,042 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wollombi (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $173. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,042. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wollombi % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 72 59.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 25 20.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 3.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wollombi (State Suburbs), 59.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.7% were single (or lone) person households and 3.3% 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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