2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Marble Bar (L)

Code UCL517200 (UCL)
People 194
Male 108
Female 86
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 123
People born overseas 22
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 12
Families 33
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 151
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,033
Median monthly mortgage repayment $278
Median weekly rent $72
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Total 194 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 108 55.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 86 44.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 67 34.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 194 people were usually resident in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 55.7% were male and 44.3% were female. Of the total population 34.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 11.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 27 13.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 16 8.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 79 40.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 35 18.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 16 8.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 25.3% of people usually resident in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 123 63.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 22 11.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 12 6.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 63.4% of people usually resident in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 11.3% were born overseas and 6.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 32.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 26 17.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 6 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 66 45.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 32.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 17.8% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 45.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Australia 121 62.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Marble Bar (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Marble Bar (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 39 60.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 9 13.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 6 9.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 7.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 6 9.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 35 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 65 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 65 people aged 15 years and over in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 60.0% worked full-time, 13.8% worked part-time, 9.2% were away from work, 7.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.2% were unemployed. 35 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 542 -- 466 --
Family 1,100 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,033 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $542, the median family income was $1,100 and the median household income was $1,033.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 12 36.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 11 33.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 10 30.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 33 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 33 families in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 36.4% were couple families without children, 33.3% were couple families with children, 30.3% 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 Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 102 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 151 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 102 occupied private dwellings were counted in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 67 65.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10 9.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 25 24.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 65.7% were separate houses, 9.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 24.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 29 28.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 3 2.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 36 35.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 5.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 30 29.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 2.9% were owned with a mortgage and 35.3% were rented.

Landlord type Marble Bar (L) % 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 14 38.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 21 58.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 38.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 58.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 72 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 278 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $72. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $278. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Marble Bar (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 33 32.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 22 21.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Marble Bar (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 21.6% 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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