2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Coogee

Code SSC51326 (SSC)
People 4,310
Male 2,191
Female 2,119
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 3,823
People born overseas 1,245
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27
Families 1,201
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,681
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,223
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $230
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Coogee % Australia %
Total 4,310 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,191 50.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,119 49.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 0.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,310 people were usually resident in Coogee (State Suburbs): of these 50.8% were male and 49.2% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Coogee % Australia %
People
0-4 years 226 5.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 650 15.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 514 11.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,826 42.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 553 12.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 540 12.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.3% of people usually resident in Coogee (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Coogee % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,823 88.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,245 28.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.7% of people usually resident in Coogee (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 28.9% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Coogee % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,150 62.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 289 8.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 134 3.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 863 25.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 62.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Coogee (State Suburbs) were married, 8.4% were either separated or divorced, 3.9% were widowed and 25.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Coogee % Australia %
Australia 2,815 65.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Coogee % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Coogee % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,351 60.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 658 29.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 108 4.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 62 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 53 2.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,018 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,232 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,232 people aged 15 years and over in Coogee (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.5% worked full-time, 29.5% worked part-time, 4.8% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.4% were unemployed. 1,018 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Coogee % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 541 -- 466 --
Family 1,457 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,223 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Coogee (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $541, the median family income was $1,457 and the median household income was $1,223.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Coogee % Australia %
Couple family without children 459 38.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 637 53.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 98 8.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 7 0.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,201 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,201 families in Coogee (State Suburbs): of these 38.2% were couple families without children, 53.0% were couple families with children, 8.2% were one parent families and 0.6% 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 Coogee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,587 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,681 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,587 occupied private dwellings were counted in Coogee (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Coogee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,288 81.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 46 2.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 7 0.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 246 15.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Coogee (State Suburbs), 81.2% were separate houses, 2.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats, units or apartments and 15.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Coogee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 760 47.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 523 33.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 197 12.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 9 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 96 6.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Coogee (State Suburbs), 47.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 33.0% were owned with a mortgage and 12.4% were rented.

Landlord type Coogee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 88 44.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 1.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 99 50.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 4.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Coogee (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 44.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 1.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 50.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Coogee % Australia %
Median weekly rent 230 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Coogee (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $230. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Coogee % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,184 74.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 288 18.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 30 1.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Coogee (State Suburbs), 74.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 18.1% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% 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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