2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Corrigin

Code SSC53576 (SSC)
People 903
Male 466
Female 437
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 824
People born overseas 69
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6
Families 230
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 461
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $803
Median monthly mortgage repayment $650
Median weekly rent $66
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Corrigin % Australia %
Total 903 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 466 51.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 437 48.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 16 1.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 903 people were usually resident in Corrigin (State Suburbs): of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Of the total population 1.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Corrigin % Australia %
People
0-4 years 61 6.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 131 14.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 72 8.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 377 41.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 104 11.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 159 17.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.3% of people usually resident in Corrigin (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Corrigin % Australia %
Australian citizenship 824 91.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 69 7.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6 0.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.3% of people usually resident in Corrigin (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 7.6% were born overseas and 0.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Corrigin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 390 54.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 85 11.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 59 8.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 178 25.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Corrigin (State Suburbs) were married, 11.9% were either separated or divorced, 8.3% were widowed and 25.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Corrigin % Australia %
Australia 769 85.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Corrigin % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Corrigin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 287 63.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 121 26.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 21 4.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 10 2.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 15 3.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 207 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 454 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 454 people aged 15 years and over in Corrigin (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.2% worked full-time, 26.7% worked part-time, 4.6% were away from work, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.3% were unemployed. 207 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Corrigin % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 500 -- 466 --
Family 1,079 -- 1,171 --
Household 803 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Corrigin (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $500, the median family income was $1,079 and the median household income was $803.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Corrigin % Australia %
Couple family without children 122 53.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 80 34.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 24 10.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 1.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 230 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 230 families in Corrigin (State Suburbs): of these 53.0% were couple families without children, 34.8% were couple families with children, 10.4% were one parent families and 1.7% 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 Corrigin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 371 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 461 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 371 occupied private dwellings were counted in Corrigin (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Corrigin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 350 94.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 18 4.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Corrigin (State Suburbs), 94.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Corrigin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 147 39.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 95 25.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 97 26.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 6.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Corrigin (State Suburbs), 39.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.6% were owned with a mortgage and 26.1% were rented.

Landlord type Corrigin % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 4.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 26 26.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 63 64.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 7.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Corrigin (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 4.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 26.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 64.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Corrigin % Australia %
Median weekly rent 66 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 650 -- 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 Corrigin (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $66. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $650. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Corrigin % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 232 62.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 117 31.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 2.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Corrigin (State Suburbs), 62.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 31.5% were single (or lone) person households and 2.4% 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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