2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Bencubbin

Code SSC53166 (SSC)
People 160
Male 89
Female 71
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 138
People born overseas 26
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 40
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 78
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $880
Median monthly mortgage repayment $517
Median weekly rent $60
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Bencubbin % Australia %
Total 160 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 89 55.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 71 44.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 8.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 160 people were usually resident in Bencubbin (State Suburbs): of these 55.6% were male and 44.4% were female. Of the total population 8.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Bencubbin % Australia %
People
0-4 years 14 8.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 25 15.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 18 11.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 68 42.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 14 8.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 22 13.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.4% of people usually resident in Bencubbin (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Bencubbin % Australia %
Australian citizenship 138 86.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 26 16.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.3% of people usually resident in Bencubbin (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 16.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Bencubbin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 72 59.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 11 9.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 5 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 31 25.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Bencubbin (State Suburbs) were married, 9.0% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 25.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Bencubbin % Australia %
Australia 130 81.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Bencubbin % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bencubbin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 53 71.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 15 20.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 4.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 4.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 39 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 74 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 74 people aged 15 years and over in Bencubbin (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 71.6% worked full-time, 20.3% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 4.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.1% were unemployed. 39 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bencubbin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 447 -- 466 --
Family 1,217 -- 1,171 --
Household 880 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Bencubbin (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $447, the median family income was $1,217 and the median household income was $880.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Bencubbin % Australia %
Couple family without children 17 42.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 20 50.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 3 7.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 40 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 40 families in Bencubbin (State Suburbs): of these 42.5% were couple families without children, 50.0% were couple families with children, 7.5% 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 Bencubbin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 65 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 78 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 65 occupied private dwellings were counted in Bencubbin (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Bencubbin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 58 89.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 4 6.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 4.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Bencubbin (State Suburbs), 89.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.2% were flats, units or apartments and 4.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Bencubbin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 22 33.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 8 12.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 33 50.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Bencubbin (State Suburbs), 33.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 12.3% were owned with a mortgage and 50.8% were rented.

Landlord type Bencubbin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 10 30.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 21 63.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Bencubbin (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 30.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 63.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Bencubbin % Australia %
Median weekly rent 60 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 517 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Bencubbin (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $60. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $517. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bencubbin % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 41 63.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 17 26.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 4.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Bencubbin (State Suburbs), 63.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.2% were single (or lone) person households and 4.6% 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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