2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Wandi

Code SSC52441 (SSC)
People 782
Male 416
Female 366
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 726
People born overseas 178
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 220
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 252
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,587
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,438
Median weekly rent $280
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wandi % Australia %
Total 782 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 416 53.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 366 46.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 1.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 782 people were usually resident in Wandi (State Suburbs): of these 53.2% were male and 46.8% were female. Of the total population 1.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wandi % Australia %
People
0-4 years 27 3.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 137 17.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 133 17.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 327 41.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 98 12.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 58 7.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.0% of people usually resident in Wandi (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 19.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Wandi % Australia %
Australian citizenship 726 92.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 178 22.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.8% of people usually resident in Wandi (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 22.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wandi % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 367 59.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 56 9.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 15 2.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 178 28.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wandi (State Suburbs) were married, 9.1% were either separated or divorced, 2.4% were widowed and 28.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wandi % Australia %
Australia 576 73.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wandi % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wandi % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 253 59.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 135 31.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 18 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 15 3.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 1.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 176 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 429 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 429 people aged 15 years and over in Wandi (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.0% worked full-time, 31.5% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 3.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.9% were unemployed. 176 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wandi % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 559 -- 466 --
Family 1,592 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,587 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wandi (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $559, the median family income was $1,592 and the median household income was $1,587.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wandi % Australia %
Couple family without children 74 33.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 126 57.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 17 7.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 220 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 220 families in Wandi (State Suburbs): of these 33.6% were couple families without children, 57.3% were couple families with children, 7.7% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Wandi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 240 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 252 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 240 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wandi (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Wandi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 240 100.0 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 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 Wandi (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wandi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 104 43.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 110 45.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 16 6.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 3.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wandi (State Suburbs), 43.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 45.8% were owned with a mortgage and 6.7% were rented.

Landlord type Wandi % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 11 68.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 4 25.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wandi (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 68.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 25.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wandi % Australia %
Median weekly rent 280 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,438 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wandi (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $280. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,438. The average people per household was 3.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wandi % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 211 87.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 20 8.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 1.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wandi (State Suburbs), 87.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 8.3% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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