2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Kooyong

Code SSC21399 (SSC)
People 781
Male 391
Female 390
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 678
People born overseas 110
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 186
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 309
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $2,182
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,767
Median weekly rent $277
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Kooyong % Australia %
Total 781 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 391 50.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 390 49.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 781 people were usually resident in Kooyong (State Suburbs): of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kooyong % Australia %
People
0-4 years 45 5.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 83 10.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 128 16.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 263 33.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 117 15.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 144 18.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.4% of people usually resident in Kooyong (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 33.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Kooyong % Australia %
Australian citizenship 678 86.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 110 14.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.8% of people usually resident in Kooyong (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 14.1% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kooyong % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 372 57.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 49 7.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 38 5.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 190 29.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kooyong (State Suburbs) were married, 7.5% were either separated or divorced, 5.8% were widowed and 29.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kooyong % Australia %
Australia 581 74.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Kooyong % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kooyong % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 212 58.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 130 36.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 10 2.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 0.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 1.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 219 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 360 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 360 people aged 15 years and over in Kooyong (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.9% worked full-time, 36.1% worked part-time, 2.8% were away from work, 0.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.4% were unemployed. 219 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kooyong % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 911 -- 466 --
Family 2,678 -- 1,171 --
Household 2,182 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kooyong (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $911, the median family income was $2,678 and the median household income was $2,182.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Kooyong % Australia %
Couple family without children 63 33.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 107 57.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 16 8.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 186 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 186 families in Kooyong (State Suburbs): of these 33.9% were couple families without children, 57.5% were couple families with children, 8.6% 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 Kooyong % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 293 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 309 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 293 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kooyong (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Kooyong % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 146 49.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 109 37.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 38 13.0 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 Kooyong (State Suburbs), 49.8% were separate houses, 37.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kooyong % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 140 47.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 77 26.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 36 12.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 38 13.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kooyong (State Suburbs), 47.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 26.3% were owned with a mortgage and 12.3% were rented.

Landlord type Kooyong % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 20 55.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 16 44.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kooyong (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 55.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 44.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kooyong % Australia %
Median weekly rent 277 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,767 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Kooyong (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $277. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,767. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kooyong % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 186 63.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 61 20.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 13 4.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kooyong (State Suburbs), 63.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.8% were single (or lone) person households and 4.4% 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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