2006 Census QuickStats

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Wooroloo (L)

Code UCL529260 (UCL)
People 254
Male 127
Female 127
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 207
People born overseas 45
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 60
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 100
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $880
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $130
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
Total 254 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 127 50.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 127 50.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 254 people were usually resident in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 9.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 36 14.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 34 13.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 107 42.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 30 11.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 22 8.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.0% of people usually resident in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 207 81.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 45 17.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 81.5% of people usually resident in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 17.7% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 101 52.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 31 16.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 8 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 51 26.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 16.1% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 26.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
Australia 182 71.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wooroloo (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 71 59.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 33 27.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 9 7.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 2.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 2.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 55 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 119 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 119 people aged 15 years and over in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 59.7% worked full-time, 27.7% worked part-time, 7.6% were away from work, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.5% were unemployed. 55 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 473 -- 466 --
Family 1,054 -- 1,171 --
Household 880 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $473, the median family income was $1,054 and the median household income was $880.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 23 38.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 27 45.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 7 11.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 5.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 60 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 60 families in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 38.3% were couple families without children, 45.0% were couple families with children, 11.7% were one parent families and 5.0% 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 Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 94 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 100 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 94 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 94 100.0 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 Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 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 Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 31 33.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 41 43.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 11 11.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 10.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 43.6% were owned with a mortgage and 11.7% were rented.

Landlord type Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 27.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 6 54.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 27.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 27.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 54.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 130 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 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 Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $130. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wooroloo (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 61 64.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 24 25.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wooroloo (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 64.9% 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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