2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Hillarys

Code SSC51631 (SSC)
People 10,159
Male 5,077
Female 5,082
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 8,683
People born overseas 3,492
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 126
Families 2,928
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,758
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,617
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,500
Median weekly rent $250
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People — demographics
People Hillarys % Australia %
Total 10,159 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 5,077 50.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 5,082 50.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 22 0.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 10,159 people were usually resident in Hillarys (State Suburbs): of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Hillarys % Australia %
People
0-4 years 625 6.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,535 15.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,503 14.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 4,378 43.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,294 12.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 824 8.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.3% of people usually resident in Hillarys (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Hillarys % Australia %
Australian citizenship 8,683 85.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 3,492 34.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 126 1.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.5% of people usually resident in Hillarys (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 34.4% were born overseas and 1.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Hillarys % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,914 61.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 647 8.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 221 2.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 2,214 27.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 61.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Hillarys (State Suburbs) were married, 8.1% were either separated or divorced, 2.8% were widowed and 27.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Hillarys % Australia %
Australia 6,216 61.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Hillarys % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Hillarys % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,351 59.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,779 31.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 251 4.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 143 2.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 157 2.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,011 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 5,681 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 5,681 people aged 15 years and over in Hillarys (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.0% worked full-time, 31.3% worked part-time, 4.4% were away from work, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.8% were unemployed. 2,011 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hillarys % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 611 -- 466 --
Family 1,791 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,617 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Hillarys (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $611, the median family income was $1,791 and the median household income was $1,617.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Hillarys % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,000 34.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,635 55.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 265 9.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 28 1.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,928 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,928 families in Hillarys (State Suburbs): of these 34.2% were couple families without children, 55.8% were couple families with children, 9.1% were one parent families and 1.0% 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 Hillarys % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,498 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,758 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 3,498 occupied private dwellings were counted in Hillarys (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Hillarys % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,253 93.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 110 3.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 125 3.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 10 0.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Hillarys (State Suburbs), 93.0% were separate houses, 3.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Hillarys % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,244 35.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,549 44.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 563 16.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 11 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 132 3.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Hillarys (State Suburbs), 35.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 44.3% were owned with a mortgage and 16.1% were rented.

Landlord type Hillarys % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 275 48.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 16 2.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 259 46.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 12 2.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Hillarys (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 48.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 2.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 46.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Hillarys % Australia %
Median weekly rent 250 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,500 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Hillarys (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $250. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,500. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hillarys % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,894 82.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 441 12.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 63 1.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Hillarys (State Suburbs), 82.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 12.6% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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