2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Medina

Code SSC51916 (SSC)
People 2,022
Male 1,021
Female 1,001
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 1,599
People born overseas 536
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 502
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,058
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $620
Median monthly mortgage repayment $693
Median weekly rent $135
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Medina % Australia %
Total 2,022 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,021 50.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,001 49.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 109 5.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,022 people were usually resident in Medina (State Suburbs): of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Of the total population 5.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Medina % Australia %
People
0-4 years 133 6.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 266 13.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 244 12.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 835 41.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 240 11.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 304 15.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.7% of people usually resident in Medina (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Medina % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,599 79.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 536 26.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 79.1% of people usually resident in Medina (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 26.5% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Medina % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 548 33.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 311 19.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 105 6.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 660 40.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 33.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Medina (State Suburbs) were married, 19.2% were either separated or divorced, 6.5% were widowed and 40.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Medina % Australia %
Australia 1,263 62.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Medina % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Medina % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 438 58.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 194 26.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 31 4.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 15 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 69 9.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 701 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 747 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 747 people aged 15 years and over in Medina (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.6% worked full-time, 26.0% worked part-time, 4.1% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.2% were unemployed. 701 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Medina % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 357 -- 466 --
Family 711 -- 1,171 --
Household 620 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Medina (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $357, the median family income was $711 and the median household income was $620.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Medina % Australia %
Couple family without children 219 43.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 146 29.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 131 26.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 6 1.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 502 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 502 families in Medina (State Suburbs): of these 43.6% were couple families without children, 29.1% were couple families with children, 26.1% were one parent families and 1.2% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Medina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 922 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,058 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 922 occupied private dwellings were counted in Medina (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Medina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 853 92.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 41 4.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 28 3.0 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 Medina (State Suburbs), 92.5% were separate houses, 4.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Medina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 205 22.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 342 37.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 284 30.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 91 9.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Medina (State Suburbs), 22.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 37.1% were owned with a mortgage and 30.8% were rented.

Landlord type Medina % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 105 37.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 57 20.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 119 41.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 1.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Medina (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 37.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 20.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 41.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Medina % Australia %
Median weekly rent 135 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 693 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Medina (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $135. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $693. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Medina % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 486 52.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 329 35.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 40 4.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Medina (State Suburbs), 52.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 35.7% were single (or lone) person households and 4.3% 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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