2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Willagee

Code SSC52546 (SSC)
People 4,356
Male 2,050
Female 2,306
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 3,712
People born overseas 947
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20
Families 1,130
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,090
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $750
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $120
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Willagee % Australia %
Total 4,356 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,050 47.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,306 52.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 207 4.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,356 people were usually resident in Willagee (State Suburbs): of these 47.1% were male and 52.9% were female. Of the total population 4.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Willagee % Australia %
People
0-4 years 346 7.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 531 12.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 505 11.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,896 43.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 326 7.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 752 17.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.1% of people usually resident in Willagee (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Willagee % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,712 85.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 947 21.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.2% of people usually resident in Willagee (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 21.7% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Willagee % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,267 36.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 568 16.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 333 9.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,312 37.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 36.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Willagee (State Suburbs) were married, 16.3% were either separated or divorced, 9.6% were widowed and 37.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Willagee % Australia %
Australia 3,049 70.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Willagee % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Willagee % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,162 60.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 538 28.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 84 4.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 45 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 84 4.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,278 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,913 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,913 people aged 15 years and over in Willagee (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.7% worked full-time, 28.1% worked part-time, 4.4% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.4% were unemployed. 1,278 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Willagee % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 418 -- 466 --
Family 1,085 -- 1,171 --
Household 750 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Willagee (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $418, the median family income was $1,085 and the median household income was $750.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Willagee % Australia %
Couple family without children 394 34.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 386 34.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 322 28.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 28 2.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,130 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,130 families in Willagee (State Suburbs): of these 34.9% were couple families without children, 34.2% were couple families with children, 28.5% were one parent families and 2.5% 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 Willagee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,944 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,090 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,944 occupied private dwellings were counted in Willagee (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Willagee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,654 85.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 174 9.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 111 5.7 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 5 0.3 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Willagee (State Suburbs), 85.1% were separate houses, 9.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Willagee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 365 18.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 652 33.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 731 37.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 55 2.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 138 7.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Willagee (State Suburbs), 18.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 33.5% were owned with a mortgage and 37.6% were rented.

Landlord type Willagee % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 149 20.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 410 56.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 152 20.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 18 2.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Willagee (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 20.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 56.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 20.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Willagee % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Willagee (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Willagee % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,121 57.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 652 33.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 67 3.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Willagee (State Suburbs), 57.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 33.5% were single (or lone) person households and 3.4% 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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