2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Stratton

Code SSC52356 (SSC)
People 3,489
Male 1,673
Female 1,816
Median age 27
Australian citizenship 2,927
People born overseas 594
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 907
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,329
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $893
Median monthly mortgage repayment $997
Median weekly rent $180
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People — demographics
People Stratton % Australia %
Total 3,489 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,673 48.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,816 52.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 201 5.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,489 people were usually resident in Stratton (State Suburbs): of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Of the total population 5.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Stratton % Australia %
People
0-4 years 374 10.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 655 18.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 570 16.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,442 41.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 240 6.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 209 6.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 27 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 29.5% of people usually resident in Stratton (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 12.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 27 years.

Selected characteristics Stratton % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,927 83.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 594 17.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 83.9% of people usually resident in Stratton (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 17.0% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Stratton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 881 35.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 421 17.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 90 3.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,071 43.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 35.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Stratton (State Suburbs) were married, 17.1% were either separated or divorced, 3.7% were widowed and 43.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Stratton % Australia %
Australia 2,589 74.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Stratton % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Stratton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 984 62.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 378 24.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 50 3.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 64 4.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 93 5.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 696 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,569 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,569 people aged 15 years and over in Stratton (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.7% worked full-time, 24.1% worked part-time, 3.2% were away from work, 4.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.9% were unemployed. 696 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Stratton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 466 -- 466 --
Family 1,020 -- 1,171 --
Household 893 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Stratton (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $466, the median family income was $1,020 and the median household income was $893.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Stratton % Australia %
Couple family without children 225 24.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 395 43.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 276 30.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 11 1.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 907 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 907 families in Stratton (State Suburbs): of these 24.8% were couple families without children, 43.6% were couple families with children, 30.4% were one parent families and 1.2% 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 Stratton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,259 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,329 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,259 occupied private dwellings were counted in Stratton (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Stratton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,211 96.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 34 2.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 10 0.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 0.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Stratton (State Suburbs), 96.2% were separate houses, 2.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Stratton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 153 12.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 587 46.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 424 33.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 95 7.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Stratton (State Suburbs), 12.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 46.6% were owned with a mortgage and 33.7% were rented.

Landlord type Stratton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 163 38.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 77 18.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 177 41.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 0.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Stratton (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 38.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 18.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 41.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Stratton % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 997 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Stratton (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $997. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Stratton % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 892 70.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 270 21.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 35 2.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Stratton (State Suburbs), 70.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 21.4% were single (or lone) person households and 2.8% 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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