2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Jurien

Code UCL512000 (UCL)
People 1,173
Male 600
Female 573
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 1,014
People born overseas 147
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 22
Families 308
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 921
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $731
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,100
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Jurien % Australia %
Total 1,173 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 600 51.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 573 48.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 27 2.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,173 people were usually resident in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.2% were male and 48.8% were female. Of the total population 2.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Jurien % Australia %
People
0-4 years 70 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 169 14.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 89 7.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 457 39.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 140 11.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 248 21.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.4% of people usually resident in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 33.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Jurien % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,014 86.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 147 12.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 22 1.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.4% of people usually resident in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 12.5% were born overseas and 1.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Jurien % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 504 54.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 133 14.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 52 5.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 249 26.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 14.2% were either separated or divorced, 5.6% were widowed and 26.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Jurien % Australia %
Australia 912 77.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Jurien % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Jurien % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 286 59.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 128 26.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 28 5.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 18 3.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 23 4.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 366 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 483 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 483 people aged 15 years and over in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 59.2% worked full-time, 26.5% worked part-time, 5.8% were away from work, 3.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.8% were unemployed. 366 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Jurien % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 453 -- 466 --
Family 1,040 -- 1,171 --
Household 731 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $453, the median family income was $1,040 and the median household income was $731.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Jurien % Australia %
Couple family without children 159 51.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 104 33.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 42 13.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 308 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 308 families in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.6% were couple families without children, 33.8% were couple families with children, 13.6% were one parent families and 1.0% 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 Jurien % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 514 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 921 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 514 occupied private dwellings were counted in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Jurien % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 465 90.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 12 2.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 37 7.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.5% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 7.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Jurien % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 197 38.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 92 17.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 178 34.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 0.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 42 8.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 17.9% were owned with a mortgage and 34.6% were rented.

Landlord type Jurien % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 61 34.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 12 6.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 92 51.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 13 7.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 34.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 6.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 51.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Jurien % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,100 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,100. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Jurien % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 306 59.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 130 25.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 14 2.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Jurien (Urban Centres and Localities), 59.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.7% 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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