2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Brigadoon

Code SSC53296 (SSC)
People 561
Male 292
Female 269
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 496
People born overseas 188
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8
Families 166
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 202
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,873
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,935
Median weekly rent $218
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Brigadoon % Australia %
Total 561 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 292 52.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 269 48.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 561 people were usually resident in Brigadoon (State Suburbs): of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Brigadoon % Australia %
People
0-4 years 28 5.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 108 19.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 76 13.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 224 39.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 85 15.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 39 7.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.2% of people usually resident in Brigadoon (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Brigadoon % Australia %
Australian citizenship 496 88.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 188 33.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8 1.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.4% of people usually resident in Brigadoon (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 33.5% were born overseas and 1.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Brigadoon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 286 67.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 33 7.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 10 2.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 99 23.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 67.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Brigadoon (State Suburbs) were married, 7.8% were either separated or divorced, 2.4% were widowed and 23.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Brigadoon % Australia %
Australia 350 62.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Brigadoon % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Brigadoon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 185 61.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 88 29.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 18 6.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 1.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 112 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 302 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 302 people aged 15 years and over in Brigadoon (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 61.3% worked full-time, 29.1% worked part-time, 6.0% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.7% were unemployed. 112 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Brigadoon % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 655 -- 466 --
Family 1,924 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,873 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Brigadoon (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $655, the median family income was $1,924 and the median household income was $1,873.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Brigadoon % Australia %
Couple family without children 63 38.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 89 53.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 11 6.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 166 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 166 families in Brigadoon (State Suburbs): of these 38.0% were couple families without children, 53.6% were couple families with children, 6.6% were one parent families and 1.8% 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 Brigadoon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 181 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 202 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 181 occupied private dwellings were counted in Brigadoon (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Brigadoon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 175 96.7 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 3.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Brigadoon (State Suburbs), 96.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Brigadoon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 30.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 110 60.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 7 3.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 1.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 5.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Brigadoon (State Suburbs), 30.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 60.8% were owned with a mortgage and 3.9% were rented.

Landlord type Brigadoon % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 57.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 3 42.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Brigadoon (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 57.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 42.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Brigadoon % Australia %
Median weekly rent 218 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,935 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Brigadoon (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $218. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,935. The average people per household was 3.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Brigadoon % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 171 94.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 9 5.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Brigadoon (State Suburbs), 94.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 5.0% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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