2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Wandin East

Code SSC21703 (SSC)
People 506
Male 241
Female 265
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 474
People born overseas 64
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 137
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 192
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $993
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $190
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People — demographics
People Wandin East % Australia %
Total 506 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 241 47.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 265 52.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 506 people were usually resident in Wandin East (State Suburbs): of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wandin East % Australia %
People
0-4 years 23 4.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 98 19.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 72 14.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 209 41.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 47 9.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 57 11.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.9% of people usually resident in Wandin East (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Wandin East % Australia %
Australian citizenship 474 93.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 64 12.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.7% of people usually resident in Wandin East (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 12.6% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wandin East % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 207 53.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 51 13.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 18 4.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 108 28.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wandin East (State Suburbs) were married, 13.2% were either separated or divorced, 4.7% were widowed and 28.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wandin East % Australia %
Australia 433 85.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wandin East % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Wandin East % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Wandin East % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 154 59.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 80 30.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 5 1.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 9 3.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 11 4.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 117 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 259 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 259 people aged 15 years and over in Wandin East (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.5% worked full-time, 30.9% worked part-time, 1.9% were away from work, 3.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.2% were unemployed. 117 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Wandin East % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Wandin East % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 440 -- 466 --
Family 1,090 -- 1,171 --
Household 993 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wandin East (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $440, the median family income was $1,090 and the median household income was $993.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wandin East % Australia %
Couple family without children 46 33.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 70 51.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 21 15.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 137 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 137 families in Wandin East (State Suburbs): of these 33.6% were couple families without children, 51.1% were couple families with children, 15.3% 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 Wandin East % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 175 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 192 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 175 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wandin East (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Wandin East % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 170 97.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 5 2.9 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 Wandin East (State Suburbs), 97.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wandin East % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 53 30.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 91 52.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 29 16.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wandin East (State Suburbs), 30.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 52.0% were owned with a mortgage and 16.6% were rented.

Landlord type Wandin East % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 12 41.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 15 51.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 10.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wandin East (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 41.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 51.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wandin East % Australia %
Median weekly rent 190 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wandin East (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $190. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wandin East % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 135 77.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 29 16.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 1.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wandin East (State Suburbs), 77.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.6% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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