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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Wyalong

Code SSC19503 (SSC)
People 809
Male 411
Female 398
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 773
People born overseas 22
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 227
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 346
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $875
Median monthly mortgage repayment $867
Median weekly rent $105
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wyalong % Australia %
Total 809 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 411 50.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 398 49.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 3.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 809 people were usually resident in Wyalong (State Suburbs): of these 50.8% were male and 49.2% were female. Of the total population 3.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wyalong % Australia %
People
0-4 years 47 5.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 127 15.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 117 14.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 328 40.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 101 12.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 89 11.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.5% of people usually resident in Wyalong (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Wyalong % Australia %
Australian citizenship 773 95.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 22 2.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.6% of people usually resident in Wyalong (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 2.7% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wyalong % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 366 57.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 54 8.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 29 4.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 181 28.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wyalong (State Suburbs) were married, 8.5% were either separated or divorced, 4.6% were widowed and 28.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wyalong % Australia %
Australia 746 92.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wyalong % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wyalong % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 241 56.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 129 30.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 22 5.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 14 3.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 23 5.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 195 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 429 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 429 people aged 15 years and over in Wyalong (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.2% worked full-time, 30.1% worked part-time, 5.1% were away from work, 3.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.4% were unemployed. 195 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wyalong % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 404 -- 466 --
Family 1,013 -- 1,171 --
Household 875 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wyalong (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $404, the median family income was $1,013 and the median household income was $875.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wyalong % Australia %
Couple family without children 83 36.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 112 49.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 32 14.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 227 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 227 families in Wyalong (State Suburbs): of these 36.6% were couple families without children, 49.3% were couple families with children, 14.1% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Wyalong % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 292 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 346 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 292 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wyalong (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Wyalong % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 278 95.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 1.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 8 2.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Wyalong (State Suburbs), 95.2% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wyalong % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 127 43.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 89 30.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 63 21.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 8 2.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 2.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wyalong (State Suburbs), 43.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.5% were owned with a mortgage and 21.6% were rented.

Landlord type Wyalong % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 12 19.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 5 7.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 39 61.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 7.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wyalong (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 19.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wyalong % Australia %
Median weekly rent 105 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 867 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wyalong (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $105. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $867. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wyalong % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 225 77.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 52 17.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 6 2.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wyalong (State Suburbs), 77.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.8% were single (or lone) person households and 2.1% 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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