2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Queens Park

Code SSC52181 (SSC)
People 3,903
Male 1,926
Female 1,977
Median age 32
Australian citizenship 2,925
People born overseas 1,395
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 53
Families 978
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,793
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $849
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,200
Median weekly rent $175
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People — demographics
People Queens Park % Australia %
Total 3,903 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,926 49.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,977 50.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 99 2.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,903 people were usually resident in Queens Park (State Suburbs): of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Of the total population 2.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Queens Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 284 7.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 436 11.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 634 16.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,737 44.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 328 8.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 484 12.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 32 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.4% of people usually resident in Queens Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 32 years.

Selected characteristics Queens Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,925 74.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,395 35.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 53 1.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 74.9% of people usually resident in Queens Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 35.7% were born overseas and 1.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Queens Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,267 39.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 416 13.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 175 5.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,323 41.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 39.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Queens Park (State Suburbs) were married, 13.1% were either separated or divorced, 5.5% were widowed and 41.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Queens Park % Australia %
Australia 2,092 53.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Queens Park % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Queens Park % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Queens Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,192 64.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 444 23.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 56 3.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 67 3.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 97 5.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,005 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,856 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,856 people aged 15 years and over in Queens Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 64.2% worked full-time, 23.9% worked part-time, 3.0% were away from work, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.2% were unemployed. 1,005 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Queens Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Queens Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 442 -- 466 --
Family 1,029 -- 1,171 --
Household 849 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Queens Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $442, the median family income was $1,029 and the median household income was $849.

Expand Families category,
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Families — family composition
Family composition Queens Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 357 36.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 381 39.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 199 20.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 41 4.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 978 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 978 families in Queens Park (State Suburbs): of these 36.5% were couple families without children, 39.0% were couple families with children, 20.3% were one parent families and 4.2% 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 Queens Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,594 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,793 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,594 occupied private dwellings were counted in Queens Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Queens Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,181 74.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 178 11.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 184 11.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 51 3.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Queens Park (State Suburbs), 74.1% were separate houses, 11.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.5% were flats, units or apartments and 3.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Queens Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 327 20.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 504 31.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 563 35.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 40 2.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 162 10.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Queens Park (State Suburbs), 20.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 35.3% were rented.

Landlord type Queens Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 286 50.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 68 12.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 199 35.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 11 2.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Queens Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 50.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 35.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Queens Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 175 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,200 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Queens Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $175. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,200. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Queens Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 956 60.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 424 26.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 95 6.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Queens Park (State Suburbs), 60.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.6% were single (or lone) person households and 6.0% 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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