2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Casuarina

Code SSC51271 (SSC)
People 1,389
Male 999
Female 390
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 720
People born overseas 270
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8
Families 229
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 264
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,472
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,330
Median weekly rent $155
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People — demographics
People Casuarina % Australia %
Total 1,389 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 999 71.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 390 28.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 252 18.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,389 people were usually resident in Casuarina (State Suburbs): of these 71.9% were male and 28.1% were female. Of the total population 18.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Casuarina % Australia %
People
0-4 years 47 3.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 173 12.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 187 13.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 825 59.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 102 7.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 56 4.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.8% of people usually resident in Casuarina (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 11.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Casuarina % Australia %
Australian citizenship 720 51.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 270 19.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 51.8% of people usually resident in Casuarina (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 19.4% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Casuarina % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 554 47.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 114 9.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 15 1.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 484 41.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Casuarina (State Suburbs) were married, 9.7% were either separated or divorced, 1.3% were widowed and 41.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Casuarina % Australia %
Australia 1,078 77.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Casuarina % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Casuarina % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 240 59.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 109 27.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 30 7.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 13 3.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 10 2.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 732 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 402 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 402 people aged 15 years and over in Casuarina (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.7% worked full-time, 27.1% worked part-time, 7.5% were away from work, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.5% were unemployed. 732 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Casuarina % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 504 -- 466 --
Family 1,526 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,472 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Casuarina (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $504, the median family income was $1,526 and the median household income was $1,472.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Casuarina % Australia %
Couple family without children 74 32.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 136 59.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 14 6.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 2.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 229 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 229 families in Casuarina (State Suburbs): of these 32.3% were couple families without children, 59.4% were couple families with children, 6.1% were one parent families and 2.2% 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 Casuarina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 249 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 264 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 249 occupied private dwellings were counted in Casuarina (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Casuarina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 249 100.0 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 Casuarina (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 Casuarina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 71 28.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 152 61.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 12 4.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 6.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Casuarina (State Suburbs), 28.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 61.0% were owned with a mortgage and 4.8% were rented.

Landlord type Casuarina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 6 50.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 6 50.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Casuarina (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 50.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 50.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Casuarina % Australia %
Median weekly rent 155 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,330 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Casuarina (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $155. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,330. The average people per household was 3.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Casuarina % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 222 89.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 17 6.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Casuarina (State Suburbs), 89.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 6.8% 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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