2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Waubra

Code SSC26959 (SSC)
People 494
Male 323
Female 171
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 365
People born overseas 59
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 108
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 185
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $806
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,067
Median weekly rent $100
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Waubra % Australia %
Total 494 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 323 65.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 171 34.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 1.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 494 people were usually resident in Waubra (State Suburbs): of these 65.4% were male and 34.6% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Waubra % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 5.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 55 11.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 37 7.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 230 46.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 76 15.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 71 14.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.2% of people usually resident in Waubra (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Waubra % Australia %
Australian citizenship 365 73.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 59 11.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 73.9% of people usually resident in Waubra (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 11.9% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Waubra % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 236 57.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 58 14.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 27 6.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 97 23.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Waubra (State Suburbs) were married, 14.0% were either separated or divorced, 6.5% were widowed and 23.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Waubra % Australia %
Australia 409 82.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Waubra % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Waubra % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 117 63.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 44 24.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 6 3.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 2.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 12 6.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 222 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 183 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 183 people aged 15 years and over in Waubra (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.9% worked full-time, 24.0% worked part-time, 3.3% were away from work, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.6% were unemployed. 222 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Waubra % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 344 -- 466 --
Family 969 -- 1,171 --
Household 806 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Waubra (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $344, the median family income was $969 and the median household income was $806.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Waubra % Australia %
Couple family without children 49 45.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 53 49.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 6 5.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 108 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 108 families in Waubra (State Suburbs): of these 45.4% were couple families without children, 49.1% were couple families with children, 5.6% 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 Waubra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 153 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 185 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 153 occupied private dwellings were counted in Waubra (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Waubra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 153 100.0 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 Waubra (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 Waubra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 82 53.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 45 29.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 23 15.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 3.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Waubra (State Suburbs), 53.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 29.4% were owned with a mortgage and 15.0% were rented.

Landlord type Waubra % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 5 21.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 16 69.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Waubra (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 21.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 69.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Waubra % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,067 -- 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 Waubra (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,067. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Waubra % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 109 71.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 38 24.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Waubra (State Suburbs), 71.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.8% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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