2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Coolbellup

Code SSC51331 (SSC)
People 4,752
Male 2,334
Female 2,418
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 3,961
People born overseas 1,203
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27
Families 1,264
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,311
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $737
Median monthly mortgage repayment $997
Median weekly rent $155
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Coolbellup % Australia %
Total 4,752 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,334 49.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,418 50.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 212 4.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,752 people were usually resident in Coolbellup (State Suburbs): of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Of the total population 4.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Coolbellup % Australia %
People
0-4 years 277 5.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 556 11.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 624 13.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,012 42.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 553 11.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 728 15.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.5% of people usually resident in Coolbellup (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Coolbellup % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,961 83.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,203 25.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 83.4% of people usually resident in Coolbellup (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 25.3% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Coolbellup % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,364 34.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 692 17.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 267 6.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,594 40.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 34.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Coolbellup (State Suburbs) were married, 17.7% were either separated or divorced, 6.8% were widowed and 40.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Coolbellup % Australia %
Australia 3,207 67.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Coolbellup % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Coolbellup % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,293 59.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 590 27.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 77 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 87 4.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 116 5.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,513 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,163 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,163 people aged 15 years and over in Coolbellup (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.8% worked full-time, 27.3% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 4.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.4% were unemployed. 1,513 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Coolbellup % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 384 -- 466 --
Family 942 -- 1,171 --
Household 737 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Coolbellup (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $384, the median family income was $942 and the median household income was $737.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Coolbellup % Australia %
Couple family without children 486 38.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 401 31.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 351 27.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 26 2.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,264 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,264 families in Coolbellup (State Suburbs): of these 38.4% were couple families without children, 31.7% were couple families with children, 27.8% were one parent families and 2.1% 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 Coolbellup % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,129 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,311 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,129 occupied private dwellings were counted in Coolbellup (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Coolbellup % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,621 76.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 212 10.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 296 13.9 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 Coolbellup (State Suburbs), 76.1% were separate houses, 10.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Coolbellup % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 478 22.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 743 34.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 756 35.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 15 0.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 137 6.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Coolbellup (State Suburbs), 22.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 34.9% were owned with a mortgage and 35.5% were rented.

Landlord type Coolbellup % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 233 30.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 240 31.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 268 35.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 17 2.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Coolbellup (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 30.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 31.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 35.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Coolbellup % Australia %
Median weekly rent 155 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 997 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Coolbellup (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $155. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $997. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Coolbellup % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,244 58.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 713 33.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 86 4.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Coolbellup (State Suburbs), 58.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 33.5% were single (or lone) person households and 4.0% 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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