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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Mulwala

Code SSC18237 (SSC)
People 1,986
Male 1,001
Female 985
Median age 48
Australian citizenship 1,818
People born overseas 140
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8
Families 559
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,111
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $727
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mulwala % Australia %
Total 1,986 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,001 50.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 985 49.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 0.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,986 people were usually resident in Mulwala (State Suburbs): of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mulwala % Australia %
People
0-4 years 106 5.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 229 11.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 170 8.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 662 33.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 361 18.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 456 23.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 48 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.9% of people usually resident in Mulwala (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 41.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 48 years.

Selected characteristics Mulwala % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,818 91.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 140 7.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.5% of people usually resident in Mulwala (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 7.0% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mulwala % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,007 61.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 174 10.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 123 7.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 347 21.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 61.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mulwala (State Suburbs) were married, 10.6% were either separated or divorced, 7.5% were widowed and 21.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mulwala % Australia %
Australia 1,706 85.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Mulwala % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mulwala % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 511 57.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 252 28.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 45 5.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 38 4.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 46 5.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 648 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 892 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 892 people aged 15 years and over in Mulwala (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.3% worked full-time, 28.3% worked part-time, 5.0% were away from work, 4.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.2% were unemployed. 648 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mulwala % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 366 -- 466 --
Family 956 -- 1,171 --
Household 727 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mulwala (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $366, the median family income was $956 and the median household income was $727.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Mulwala % Australia %
Couple family without children 297 53.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 208 37.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 48 8.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 6 1.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 559 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 559 families in Mulwala (State Suburbs): of these 53.1% were couple families without children, 37.2% were couple families with children, 8.6% were one parent families and 1.1% 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 Mulwala % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 846 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,111 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 846 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mulwala (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Mulwala % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 687 81.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 1.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 105 12.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 39 4.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mulwala (State Suburbs), 81.2% were separate houses, 1.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.4% were flats, units or apartments and 4.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mulwala % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 402 47.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 194 22.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 166 19.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 77 9.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mulwala (State Suburbs), 47.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 22.9% were owned with a mortgage and 19.6% were rented.

Landlord type Mulwala % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 58 34.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 92 55.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 12 7.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mulwala (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 34.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 55.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mulwala % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Mulwala (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mulwala % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 553 65.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 219 25.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 12 1.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mulwala (State Suburbs), 65.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.9% 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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