2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Koongamia

Code SSC51781 (SSC)
People 679
Male 338
Female 341
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 610
People born overseas 128
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 183
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 317
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $748
Median monthly mortgage repayment $817
Median weekly rent $140
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Koongamia % Australia %
Total 679 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 338 49.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 341 50.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 55 8.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 679 people were usually resident in Koongamia (State Suburbs): of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Of the total population 8.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Koongamia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 63 9.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 82 12.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 87 12.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 290 42.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 69 10.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 88 13.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.4% of people usually resident in Koongamia (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Koongamia % Australia %
Australian citizenship 610 89.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 128 18.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.8% of people usually resident in Koongamia (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 18.9% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Koongamia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 184 34.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 109 20.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 30 5.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 209 39.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 34.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Koongamia (State Suburbs) were married, 20.4% were either separated or divorced, 5.6% were widowed and 39.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Koongamia % Australia %
Australia 510 75.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Koongamia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Koongamia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 188 61.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 76 24.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 2.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 9 3.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 24 7.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 198 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 305 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 305 people aged 15 years and over in Koongamia (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 61.6% worked full-time, 24.9% worked part-time, 2.6% were away from work, 3.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.9% were unemployed. 198 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Koongamia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 420 -- 466 --
Family 879 -- 1,171 --
Household 748 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Koongamia (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $420, the median family income was $879 and the median household income was $748.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Koongamia % Australia %
Couple family without children 60 32.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 61 33.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 62 33.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 183 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 183 families in Koongamia (State Suburbs): of these 32.8% were couple families without children, 33.3% were couple families with children, 33.9% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Koongamia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 294 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 317 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 294 occupied private dwellings were counted in Koongamia (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Koongamia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 262 89.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 32 10.9 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 Koongamia (State Suburbs), 89.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Koongamia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 18.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 111 37.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 113 38.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 6.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Koongamia (State Suburbs), 18.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 37.8% were owned with a mortgage and 38.4% were rented.

Landlord type Koongamia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 28 24.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 46 40.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 38 33.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Koongamia (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 24.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 40.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 33.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Koongamia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 140 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 817 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Koongamia (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $140. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $817. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Koongamia % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 172 58.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 106 36.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 10 3.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Koongamia (State Suburbs), 58.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 36.1% were single (or lone) person households and 3.4% 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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