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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Warragamba

Code SSC19309 (SSC)
People 1,197
Male 582
Female 615
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 1,034
People born overseas 145
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 315
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 492
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $888
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $190
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Warragamba % Australia %
Total 1,197 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 582 48.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 615 51.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 42 3.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,197 people were usually resident in Warragamba (State Suburbs): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 3.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Warragamba % Australia %
People
0-4 years 100 8.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 190 15.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 149 12.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 499 41.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 98 8.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 160 13.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.2% of people usually resident in Warragamba (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Warragamba % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,034 86.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 145 12.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.4% of people usually resident in Warragamba (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 12.1% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Warragamba % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 401 44.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 151 16.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 60 6.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 291 32.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 44.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Warragamba (State Suburbs) were married, 16.7% were either separated or divorced, 6.6% were widowed and 32.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Warragamba % Australia %
Australia 938 78.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Warragamba % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Warragamba % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 336 62.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 127 23.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 21 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 25 4.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 27 5.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 299 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 536 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 536 people aged 15 years and over in Warragamba (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.7% worked full-time, 23.7% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 4.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.0% were unemployed. 299 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Warragamba % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 451 -- 466 --
Family 1,108 -- 1,171 --
Household 888 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Warragamba (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $451, the median family income was $1,108 and the median household income was $888.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Warragamba % Australia %
Couple family without children 91 28.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 139 44.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 80 25.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 1.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 315 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 315 families in Warragamba (State Suburbs): of these 28.9% were couple families without children, 44.1% were couple families with children, 25.4% were one parent families and 1.6% 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 Warragamba % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 472 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 492 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 472 occupied private dwellings were counted in Warragamba (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Warragamba % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 448 94.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14 3.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 7 1.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Warragamba (State Suburbs), 94.9% were separate houses, 3.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 1.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Warragamba % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 157 33.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 197 41.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 75 15.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 42 8.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Warragamba (State Suburbs), 33.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 41.7% were owned with a mortgage and 15.9% were rented.

Landlord type Warragamba % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 39 52.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 33 44.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Warragamba (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 52.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 44.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Warragamba % Australia %
Median weekly rent 190 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 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 Warragamba (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $190. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Warragamba % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 308 65.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 131 27.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 0.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Warragamba (State Suburbs), 65.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.8% were single (or lone) person households and 0.8% 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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