2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Denham

Code SSC53706 (SSC)
People 607
Male 313
Female 294
Median age 47
Australian citizenship 521
People born overseas 103
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 76
Families 164
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 679
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $702
Median monthly mortgage repayment $860
Median weekly rent $125
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Denham % Australia %
Total 607 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 313 51.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 294 48.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 68 11.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 607 people were usually resident in Denham (State Suburbs): of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Of the total population 11.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Denham % Australia %
People
0-4 years 26 4.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 57 9.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 53 8.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 256 42.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 124 20.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 94 15.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 47 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 13.7% of people usually resident in Denham (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 35.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 47 years.

Selected characteristics Denham % Australia %
Australian citizenship 521 85.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 103 17.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 76 12.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.8% of people usually resident in Denham (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 17.0% were born overseas and 12.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Denham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 248 47.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 95 18.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 26 4.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 159 30.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Denham (State Suburbs) were married, 18.0% were either separated or divorced, 4.9% were widowed and 30.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Denham % Australia %
Australia 451 74.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Denham % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Denham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 204 63.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 80 25.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 14 4.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 2.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 14 4.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 154 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 319 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 319 people aged 15 years and over in Denham (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.9% worked full-time, 25.1% worked part-time, 4.4% were away from work, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.4% were unemployed. 154 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Denham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 411 -- 466 --
Family 1,052 -- 1,171 --
Household 702 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Denham (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $411, the median family income was $1,052 and the median household income was $702.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Denham % Australia %
Couple family without children 109 66.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 45 27.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 10 6.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 164 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 164 families in Denham (State Suburbs): of these 66.5% were couple families without children, 27.4% were couple families with children, 6.1% were one parent families and 0.0% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Denham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 562 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 679 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 562 occupied private dwellings were counted in Denham (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Denham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 209 37.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8 1.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 70 12.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 275 48.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Denham (State Suburbs), 37.2% were separate houses, 1.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.5% were flats, units or apartments and 48.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Denham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 268 47.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 57 10.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 171 30.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 9 1.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 56 10.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Denham (State Suburbs), 47.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 10.1% were owned with a mortgage and 30.4% were rented.

Landlord type Denham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 39 22.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 36 21.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 87 50.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 11 6.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Denham (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 22.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 21.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 50.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Denham % Australia %
Median weekly rent 125 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 860 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Denham (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $125. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $860. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Denham % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 162 28.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 87 15.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 7 1.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Denham (State Suburbs), 28.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.2% 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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