2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Walliston

Code SSC52436 (SSC)
People 737
Male 366
Female 371
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 646
People born overseas 221
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 210
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 291
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,021
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,127
Median weekly rent $180
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People — demographics
People Walliston % Australia %
Total 737 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 366 49.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 371 50.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 737 people were usually resident in Walliston (State Suburbs): of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Walliston % Australia %
People
0-4 years 45 6.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 102 13.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 98 13.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 296 40.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 78 10.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 118 16.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.9% of people usually resident in Walliston (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Walliston % Australia %
Australian citizenship 646 87.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 221 30.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.7% of people usually resident in Walliston (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 30.0% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Walliston % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 327 55.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 79 13.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 21 3.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 166 28.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Walliston (State Suburbs) were married, 13.4% were either separated or divorced, 3.6% were widowed and 28.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Walliston % Australia %
Australia 460 62.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Walliston % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Walliston % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 200 53.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 125 33.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 23 6.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 16 4.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 10 2.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 187 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 374 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 374 people aged 15 years and over in Walliston (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 53.5% worked full-time, 33.4% worked part-time, 6.1% were away from work, 4.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.7% were unemployed. 187 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Walliston % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 445 -- 466 --
Family 1,069 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,021 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Walliston (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $445, the median family income was $1,069 and the median household income was $1,021.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Walliston % Australia %
Couple family without children 82 39.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 92 43.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 36 17.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 210 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 210 families in Walliston (State Suburbs): of these 39.0% were couple families without children, 43.8% were couple families with children, 17.1% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Walliston % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 274 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 291 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 274 occupied private dwellings were counted in Walliston (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Walliston % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 268 97.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 6 2.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Walliston (State Suburbs), 97.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Walliston % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 101 36.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 109 39.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 42 15.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 1.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 21 7.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Walliston (State Suburbs), 36.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 39.8% were owned with a mortgage and 15.3% were rented.

Landlord type Walliston % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 17 40.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 25 59.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Walliston (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 40.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 59.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Walliston % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,127 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Walliston (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,127. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Walliston % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 210 76.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 47 17.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 1.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Walliston (State Suburbs), 76.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.2% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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