2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Wannamal

Code SSC55841 (SSC)
People 360
Male 197
Female 163
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 319
People born overseas 29
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 67
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 170
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $661
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,252
Median weekly rent $75
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wannamal % Australia %
Total 360 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 197 54.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 163 45.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 33 9.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 360 people were usually resident in Wannamal (State Suburbs): of these 54.7% were male and 45.3% were female. Of the total population 9.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wannamal % Australia %
People
0-4 years 11 3.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 99 27.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 54 15.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 107 29.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 42 11.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 46 12.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 30.6% of people usually resident in Wannamal (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Wannamal % Australia %
Australian citizenship 319 88.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 29 8.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.6% of people usually resident in Wannamal (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 8.1% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wannamal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 135 54.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 19 7.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 11 4.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 81 32.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wannamal (State Suburbs) were married, 7.6% were either separated or divorced, 4.4% were widowed and 32.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wannamal % Australia %
Australia 285 79.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wannamal % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wannamal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 86 63.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 42 30.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 5 3.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 2.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 0 0.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 87 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 136 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 136 people aged 15 years and over in Wannamal (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.2% worked full-time, 30.9% worked part-time, 3.7% were away from work, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 0.0% were unemployed. 87 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wannamal % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 329 -- 466 --
Family 1,011 -- 1,171 --
Household 661 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wannamal (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $329, the median family income was $1,011 and the median household income was $661.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wannamal % Australia %
Couple family without children 35 52.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 26 38.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 6 9.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 67 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 67 families in Wannamal (State Suburbs): of these 52.2% were couple families without children, 38.8% were couple families with children, 9.0% 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 Wannamal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 110 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 170 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 110 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wannamal (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Wannamal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 101 91.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 5.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 2.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Wannamal (State Suburbs), 91.8% were separate houses, 5.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wannamal % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 50 45.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 19 17.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 21 19.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 3.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 13.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wannamal (State Suburbs), 45.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 17.3% were owned with a mortgage and 19.1% were rented.

Landlord type Wannamal % 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 16 76.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 28.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wannamal (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 76.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wannamal % Australia %
Median weekly rent 75 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,252 -- 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 Wannamal (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $75. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,252. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wannamal % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 66 60.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 28 25.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wannamal (State Suburbs), 60.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.5% 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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