2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Wondai

Code UCL360800 (UCL)
People 1,402
Male 678
Female 724
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 1,285
People born overseas 109
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 358
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 630
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $599
Median monthly mortgage repayment $650
Median weekly rent $135
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wondai % Australia %
Total 1,402 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 678 48.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 724 51.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 106 7.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,402 people were usually resident in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Of the total population 7.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wondai % Australia %
People
0-4 years 91 6.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 190 13.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 140 10.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 451 32.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 197 14.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 334 23.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.0% of people usually resident in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 37.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Wondai % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,285 91.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 109 7.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.7% of people usually resident in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 7.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wondai % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 568 50.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 157 14.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 117 10.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 283 25.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 14.0% were either separated or divorced, 10.4% were widowed and 25.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wondai % Australia %
Australia 1,205 85.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wondai % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wondai % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 286 57.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 151 30.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 17 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 14 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 31 6.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 539 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 499 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 499 people aged 15 years and over in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 57.3% worked full-time, 30.3% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.2% were unemployed. 539 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wondai % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 329 -- 466 --
Family 743 -- 1,171 --
Household 599 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $329, the median family income was $743 and the median household income was $599.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wondai % Australia %
Couple family without children 158 44.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 129 36.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 68 19.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 0.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 358 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 358 families in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 44.1% were couple families without children, 36.0% were couple families with children, 19.0% were one parent families and 0.8% 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 Wondai % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 565 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 630 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 565 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Wondai % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 509 90.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 21 3.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 27 4.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 8 1.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.1% were separate houses, 3.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wondai % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 233 41.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 120 21.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 160 28.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 7 1.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 48 8.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.2% were owned with a mortgage and 28.3% were rented.

Landlord type Wondai % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 58 36.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 31 19.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 73 45.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 36.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 19.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 45.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wondai % Australia %
Median weekly rent 135 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 650 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $135. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $650. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wondai % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 359 63.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 171 30.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 7 1.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wondai (Urban Centres and Localities), 63.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.3% 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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