2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Winthrop

Code SSC52561 (SSC)
People 6,430
Male 3,158
Female 3,272
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 4,902
People born overseas 3,032
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 115
Families 1,800
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,080
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,645
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,595
Median weekly rent $318
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Winthrop % Australia %
Total 6,430 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,158 49.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,272 50.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 6,430 people were usually resident in Winthrop (State Suburbs): of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Of the total population 0.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Winthrop % Australia %
People
0-4 years 243 3.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 986 15.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,353 21.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,509 39.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 794 12.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 546 8.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.1% of people usually resident in Winthrop (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Winthrop % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,902 76.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 3,032 47.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 115 1.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 76.2% of people usually resident in Winthrop (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 47.2% were born overseas and 1.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Winthrop % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,117 59.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 218 4.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 135 2.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,728 33.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Winthrop (State Suburbs) were married, 4.2% were either separated or divorced, 2.6% were widowed and 33.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Winthrop % Australia %
Australia 3,086 48.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Winthrop % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Winthrop % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,826 56.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,115 34.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 118 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 81 2.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 114 3.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,748 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,254 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 3,254 people aged 15 years and over in Winthrop (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.1% worked full-time, 34.3% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.5% were unemployed. 1,748 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Winthrop % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 473 -- 466 --
Family 1,710 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,645 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Winthrop (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $473, the median family income was $1,710 and the median household income was $1,645.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Winthrop % Australia %
Couple family without children 482 26.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,080 60.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 188 10.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 50 2.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,800 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,800 families in Winthrop (State Suburbs): of these 26.8% were couple families without children, 60.0% were couple families with children, 10.4% were one parent families and 2.8% 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 Winthrop % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,974 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,080 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,974 occupied private dwellings were counted in Winthrop (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Winthrop % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,956 99.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 0.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.2 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 Winthrop (State Suburbs), 99.1% were separate houses, 0.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Winthrop % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,049 53.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 691 35.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 160 8.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 67 3.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Winthrop (State Suburbs), 53.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 35.0% were owned with a mortgage and 8.1% were rented.

Landlord type Winthrop % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 78 48.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 73 45.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 6.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Winthrop (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 48.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 45.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Winthrop % Australia %
Median weekly rent 318 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,595 -- 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 Winthrop (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $318. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,595. The average people per household was 3.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Winthrop % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,756 89.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 130 6.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 26 1.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Winthrop (State Suburbs), 89.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 6.6% were single (or lone) person households and 1.3% 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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