2006 Census QuickStats

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Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L)

Code UCL703980 (UCL)
People 293
Male 143
Female 150
Median age 48
Australian citizenship 254
People born overseas 54
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 81
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 192
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,020
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,054
Median weekly rent $100
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People — demographics
People Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Total 293 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 143 48.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 150 51.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 6.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 293 people were usually resident in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Of the total population 6.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 11 3.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 25 8.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 28 9.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 126 43.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 74 25.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 32 10.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 48 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 12.3% of people usually resident in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 36.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 48 years.

Selected characteristics Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 254 86.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 54 18.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 1.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.7% of people usually resident in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 18.4% were born overseas and 1.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 113 43.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 49 18.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 16 6.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 77 29.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 43.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 18.8% were either separated or divorced, 6.2% were widowed and 29.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Australia 210 71.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 92 60.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 48 31.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 7 4.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 6 3.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 75 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 153 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 153 people aged 15 years and over in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 60.1% worked full-time, 31.4% worked part-time, 4.6% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.9% were unemployed. 75 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 572 -- 466 --
Family 1,179 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,020 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $572, the median family income was $1,179 and the median household income was $1,020.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 49 60.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 23 28.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 9 11.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 81 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 81 families in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 60.5% were couple families without children, 28.4% were couple families with children, 11.1% 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 Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 136 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 192 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 136 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 113 83.1 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 23 16.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 16.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 46 33.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 66 48.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 9 6.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 13 9.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 48.5% were owned with a mortgage and 6.6% were rented.

Landlord type Mandorah/Wagait Beach (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 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 9 100.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 100.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,054 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,054. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.3.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 77 56.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 33 24.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 3.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mandorah/Wagait Beach (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 56.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.3% 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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