2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Pithara

Code SSC55331 (SSC)
People 341
Male 178
Female 163
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 311
People born overseas 27
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 102
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 168
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,012
Median monthly mortgage repayment $600
Median weekly rent $0
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Pithara % Australia %
Total 341 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 178 52.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 163 47.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 2.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 341 people were usually resident in Pithara (State Suburbs): of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Of the total population 2.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Pithara % Australia %
People
0-4 years 29 8.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 63 18.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 28 8.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 151 44.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 32 9.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 38 11.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 27.0% of people usually resident in Pithara (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Pithara % Australia %
Australian citizenship 311 91.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 27 7.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 1.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.2% of people usually resident in Pithara (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 7.9% were born overseas and 1.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Pithara % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 168 67.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 16 6.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 12 4.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 58 23.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 67.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Pithara (State Suburbs) were married, 6.4% were either separated or divorced, 4.8% were widowed and 23.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Pithara % Australia %
Australia 299 87.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Pithara % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Pithara % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 132 68.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 43 22.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 2.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 57 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 192 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 192 people aged 15 years and over in Pithara (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 68.8% worked full-time, 22.4% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.6% were unemployed. 57 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Pithara % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 560 -- 466 --
Family 1,109 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,012 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Pithara (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $560, the median family income was $1,109 and the median household income was $1,012.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Pithara % Australia %
Couple family without children 46 45.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 51 50.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 5 4.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 102 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 102 families in Pithara (State Suburbs): of these 45.1% were couple families without children, 50.0% were couple families with children, 4.9% 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 Pithara % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 130 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 168 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 130 occupied private dwellings were counted in Pithara (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Pithara % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 130 100.0 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 Pithara (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 Pithara % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 82 63.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 10 7.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 28 21.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 3.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 5.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Pithara (State Suburbs), 63.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 7.7% were owned with a mortgage and 21.5% were rented.

Landlord type Pithara % 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 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 21 75.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 21.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Pithara (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 75.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Pithara % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 600 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Pithara (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $0. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $600. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pithara % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 98 75.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 28 21.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 2.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Pithara (State Suburbs), 75.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 21.5% were single (or lone) person households and 2.3% 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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