2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Maida Vale

Code SSC51866 (SSC)
People 4,297
Male 2,194
Female 2,103
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 3,785
People born overseas 1,102
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27
Families 1,248
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,604
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,272
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,269
Median weekly rent $200
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Maida Vale % Australia %
Total 4,297 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,194 51.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,103 48.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 54 1.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,297 people were usually resident in Maida Vale (State Suburbs): of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Of the total population 1.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Maida Vale % Australia %
People
0-4 years 268 6.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 600 14.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 663 15.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,804 42.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 524 12.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 440 10.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.2% of people usually resident in Maida Vale (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Maida Vale % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,785 88.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,102 25.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.1% of people usually resident in Maida Vale (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 25.6% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Maida Vale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,945 56.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 318 9.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 116 3.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,052 30.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 56.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Maida Vale (State Suburbs) were married, 9.3% were either separated or divorced, 3.4% were widowed and 30.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Maida Vale % Australia %
Australia 2,980 69.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Maida Vale % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Maida Vale % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Maida Vale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,493 63.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 666 28.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 83 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 73 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 53 2.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 912 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,368 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,368 people aged 15 years and over in Maida Vale (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.0% worked full-time, 28.1% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.2% were unemployed. 912 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Maida Vale % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Maida Vale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 553 -- 466 --
Family 1,405 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,272 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Maida Vale (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $553, the median family income was $1,405 and the median household income was $1,272.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Maida Vale % Australia %
Couple family without children 486 38.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 606 48.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 142 11.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 14 1.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,248 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,248 families in Maida Vale (State Suburbs): of these 38.9% were couple families without children, 48.6% were couple families with children, 11.4% were one parent families and 1.1% 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 Maida Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,523 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,604 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,523 occupied private dwellings were counted in Maida Vale (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Maida Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,434 94.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 1.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 16 1.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 58 3.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Maida Vale (State Suburbs), 94.2% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 3.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Maida Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 572 37.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 743 48.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 140 9.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 65 4.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Maida Vale (State Suburbs), 37.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 48.8% were owned with a mortgage and 9.2% were rented.

Landlord type Maida Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 55 39.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 73 52.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 7.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Maida Vale (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 39.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 52.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Maida Vale % Australia %
Median weekly rent 200 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,269 -- 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 Maida Vale (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $200. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,269. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Maida Vale % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,229 80.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 211 13.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 22 1.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Maida Vale (State Suburbs), 80.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.9% were single (or lone) person households and 1.4% 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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