2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Australian Capital Territory | State Suburbs

Yarralumla

Code SSC81511 (SSC)
People 2,907
Male 1,428
Female 1,479
Median age 45
Australian citizenship 2,604
People born overseas 686
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 84
Families 793
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,313
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,982
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,164
Median weekly rent $288
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People — demographics
People Yarralumla % Australia %
Total 2,907 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,428 49.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,479 50.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 0.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,907 people were usually resident in Yarralumla (State Suburbs): of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Yarralumla % Australia %
People
0-4 years 120 4.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 324 11.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 345 11.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,099 37.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 493 17.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 525 18.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 45 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.3% of people usually resident in Yarralumla (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 35.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 45 years.

Selected characteristics Yarralumla % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,604 89.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 686 23.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 84 2.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.6% of people usually resident in Yarralumla (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 23.6% were born overseas and 2.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Yarralumla % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,357 55.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 255 10.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 154 6.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 692 28.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Yarralumla (State Suburbs) were married, 10.4% were either separated or divorced, 6.3% were widowed and 28.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Yarralumla % Australia %
Australia 2,025 69.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Yarralumla % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Yarralumla % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 942 62.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 414 27.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 90 5.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 27 1.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 41 2.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 794 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,514 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,514 people aged 15 years and over in Yarralumla (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.2% worked full-time, 27.3% worked part-time, 5.9% were away from work, 1.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.7% were unemployed. 794 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Yarralumla % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 969 -- 466 --
Family 2,553 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,982 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $969, the median family income was $2,553 and the median household income was $1,982.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Yarralumla % Australia %
Couple family without children 378 47.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 311 39.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 100 12.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 0.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 793 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 793 families in Yarralumla (State Suburbs): of these 47.7% were couple families without children, 39.2% were couple families with children, 12.6% were one parent families and 0.5% 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 Yarralumla % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,191 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,313 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,191 occupied private dwellings were counted in Yarralumla (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Yarralumla % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 864 72.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 267 22.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 60 5.0 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 Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 72.5% were separate houses, 22.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Yarralumla % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 495 41.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 289 24.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 319 26.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 11 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 78 6.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 41.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.3% were owned with a mortgage and 26.8% were rented.

Landlord type Yarralumla % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 113 35.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 100 31.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 101 31.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 1.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 35.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 31.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 31.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Yarralumla % Australia %
Median weekly rent 288 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,164 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $288. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,164. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yarralumla % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 786 66.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 282 23.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 44 3.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 66.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.7% were single (or lone) person households and 3.7% 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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