2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Maddington

Code SSC51846 (SSC)
People 9,136
Male 4,500
Female 4,636
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 7,608
People born overseas 2,639
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 36
Families 2,456
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,851
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $820
Median monthly mortgage repayment $943
Median weekly rent $160
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Maddington % Australia %
Total 9,136 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 4,500 49.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 4,636 50.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 372 4.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 9,136 people were usually resident in Maddington (State Suburbs): of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Of the total population 4.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Maddington % Australia %
People
0-4 years 642 7.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,224 13.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,380 15.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 3,664 40.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,078 11.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,150 12.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.4% of people usually resident in Maddington (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Maddington % Australia %
Australian citizenship 7,608 83.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 2,639 28.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 36 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 83.3% of people usually resident in Maddington (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 28.9% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Maddington % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,152 43.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 1,007 13.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 442 6.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 2,671 36.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 43.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Maddington (State Suburbs) were married, 13.8% were either separated or divorced, 6.1% were widowed and 36.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Maddington % Australia %
Australia 5,768 63.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Maddington % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Maddington % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,558 60.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,110 26.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 156 3.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 144 3.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 231 5.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,536 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 4,199 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 4,199 people aged 15 years and over in Maddington (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.9% worked full-time, 26.4% worked part-time, 3.7% were away from work, 3.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.5% were unemployed. 2,536 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Maddington % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 425 -- 466 --
Family 1,001 -- 1,171 --
Household 820 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Maddington (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $425, the median family income was $1,001 and the median household income was $820.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Maddington % Australia %
Couple family without children 918 37.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 974 39.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 513 20.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 51 2.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,456 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,456 families in Maddington (State Suburbs): of these 37.4% were couple families without children, 39.7% were couple families with children, 20.9% 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 Maddington % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,604 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,851 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 3,604 occupied private dwellings were counted in Maddington (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Maddington % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,997 83.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 238 6.6 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 369 10.2 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 Maddington (State Suburbs), 83.2% were separate houses, 6.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Maddington % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 975 27.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,486 41.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 794 22.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 81 2.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 266 7.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Maddington (State Suburbs), 27.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 41.2% were owned with a mortgage and 22.0% were rented.

Landlord type Maddington % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 272 34.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 134 16.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 359 45.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 29 3.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Maddington (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 34.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 16.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 45.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Maddington % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 943 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Maddington (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $943. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Maddington % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,410 66.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 918 25.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 111 3.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Maddington (State Suburbs), 66.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.5% were single (or lone) person households and 3.1% 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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