2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Newdegate

Code SSC55036 (SSC)
People 441
Male 245
Female 196
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 398
People born overseas 47
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 134
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 236
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $782
Median monthly mortgage repayment $450
Median weekly rent $50
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Newdegate % Australia %
Total 441 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 245 55.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 196 44.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 1.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 441 people were usually resident in Newdegate (State Suburbs): of these 55.6% were male and 44.4% were female. Of the total population 1.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Newdegate % Australia %
People
0-4 years 42 9.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 58 13.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 40 9.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 220 49.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 41 9.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 41 9.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.7% of people usually resident in Newdegate (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Newdegate % Australia %
Australian citizenship 398 90.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 47 10.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 1.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.2% of people usually resident in Newdegate (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 10.7% were born overseas and 1.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Newdegate % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 217 63.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 26 7.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 15 4.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 83 24.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 63.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Newdegate (State Suburbs) were married, 7.6% were either separated or divorced, 4.4% were widowed and 24.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Newdegate % Australia %
Australia 375 85.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Newdegate % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Newdegate % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 195 72.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 52 19.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 7 2.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 1.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 11 4.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 62 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 270 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 270 people aged 15 years and over in Newdegate (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 72.2% worked full-time, 19.3% worked part-time, 2.6% were away from work, 1.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.1% were unemployed. 62 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Newdegate % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 494 -- 466 --
Family 1,005 -- 1,171 --
Household 782 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Newdegate (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $494, the median family income was $1,005 and the median household income was $782.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Newdegate % Australia %
Couple family without children 57 42.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 66 49.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 8 6.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 2.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 134 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 134 families in Newdegate (State Suburbs): of these 42.5% were couple families without children, 49.3% were couple families with children, 6.0% were one parent families and 2.2% 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 Newdegate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 183 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 236 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 183 occupied private dwellings were counted in Newdegate (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Newdegate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 183 100.0 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 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 Newdegate (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Newdegate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 97 53.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 33 18.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 41 22.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 6.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Newdegate (State Suburbs), 53.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.0% were owned with a mortgage and 22.4% were rented.

Landlord type Newdegate % 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 5 12.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 30 73.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 17.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Newdegate (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 73.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Newdegate % Australia %
Median weekly rent 50 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 450 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Newdegate (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $50. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $450. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Newdegate % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 132 72.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 49 26.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 1.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Newdegate (State Suburbs), 72.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.8% were single (or lone) person households and 1.6% 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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