2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

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Yarloop (L)

Code UCL530200 (UCL)
People 545
Male 275
Female 270
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 497
People born overseas 88
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 156
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 263
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $608
Median monthly mortgage repayment $700
Median weekly rent $130
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Yarloop (L) % Australia %
Total 545 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 275 50.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 270 49.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 3.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 545 people were usually resident in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Of the total population 3.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Yarloop (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 44 8.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 102 18.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 77 14.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 205 37.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 63 11.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 54 9.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.8% of people usually resident in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Yarloop (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 497 91.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 88 16.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.2% of people usually resident in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 16.1% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Yarloop (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 140 35.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 82 20.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 24 6.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 155 38.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 35.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 20.6% were either separated or divorced, 6.0% were widowed and 38.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Yarloop (L) % Australia %
Australia 439 80.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Yarloop (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 104 52.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 58 29.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 5 2.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 8 4.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 25 12.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 176 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 200 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 200 people aged 15 years and over in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 52.0% worked full-time, 29.0% worked part-time, 2.5% were away from work, 4.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 12.5% were unemployed. 176 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Yarloop (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 327 -- 466 --
Family 656 -- 1,171 --
Household 608 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $327, the median family income was $656 and the median household income was $608.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Yarloop (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 51 32.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 50 32.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 52 33.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 156 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 156 families in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 32.7% were couple families without children, 32.1% were couple families with children, 33.3% were one parent families and 1.9% 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 Yarloop (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 211 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 263 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 211 occupied private dwellings were counted in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Yarloop (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 200 94.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 6 2.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 5 2.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.8% were flats, units or apartments and 2.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Yarloop (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 41 19.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 46 21.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 106 50.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 7.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 19.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.8% were owned with a mortgage and 50.2% were rented.

Landlord type Yarloop (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 62 58.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 18 17.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 21 19.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 5.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 58.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 17.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 19.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Yarloop (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 130 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 700 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $130. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $700. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yarloop (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 146 69.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 52 24.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 1.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Yarloop (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 69.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.6% were single (or lone) person households and 1.4% 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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