2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Carlisle

Code SSC51256 (SSC)
People 5,157
Male 2,548
Female 2,609
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 4,055
People born overseas 1,592
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 42
Families 1,254
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,691
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $878
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $165
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Carlisle % Australia %
Total 5,157 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,548 49.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,609 50.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 119 2.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,157 people were usually resident in Carlisle (State Suburbs): of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Of the total population 2.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Carlisle % Australia %
People
0-4 years 282 5.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 453 8.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 727 14.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,362 45.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 487 9.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 848 16.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 14.3% of people usually resident in Carlisle (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Carlisle % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,055 78.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,592 30.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 42 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 78.6% of people usually resident in Carlisle (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 30.9% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Carlisle % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,505 34.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 716 16.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 322 7.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,881 42.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 34.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Carlisle (State Suburbs) were married, 16.2% were either separated or divorced, 7.3% were widowed and 42.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Carlisle % Australia %
Australia 3,123 60.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Carlisle % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Carlisle % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,753 65.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 660 24.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 95 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 65 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 94 3.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,352 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,667 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,667 people aged 15 years and over in Carlisle (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 65.7% worked full-time, 24.7% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.5% were unemployed. 1,352 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Carlisle % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 520 -- 466 --
Family 1,112 -- 1,171 --
Household 878 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Carlisle (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $520, the median family income was $1,112 and the median household income was $878.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Carlisle % Australia %
Couple family without children 549 43.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 378 30.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 262 20.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 65 5.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,254 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,254 families in Carlisle (State Suburbs): of these 43.8% were couple families without children, 30.1% were couple families with children, 20.9% were one parent families and 5.2% 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 Carlisle % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,446 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,691 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,446 occupied private dwellings were counted in Carlisle (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Carlisle % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,387 56.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 958 39.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 101 4.1 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 Carlisle (State Suburbs), 56.7% were separate houses, 39.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Carlisle % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 568 23.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 661 27.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,041 42.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 27 1.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 149 6.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Carlisle (State Suburbs), 23.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.0% were owned with a mortgage and 42.6% were rented.

Landlord type Carlisle % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 413 39.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 230 22.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 374 35.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 23 2.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Carlisle (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 39.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 22.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 35.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Carlisle % Australia %
Median weekly rent 165 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Carlisle (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $165. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Carlisle % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,243 50.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 936 38.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 172 7.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Carlisle (State Suburbs), 50.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 38.3% were single (or lone) person households and 7.0% 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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