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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Wargan

Code SSC26931 (SSC)
People 187
Male 94
Female 93
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 181
People born overseas 11
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 49
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 96
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $790
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,200
Median weekly rent $40
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wargan % Australia %
Total 187 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 94 50.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 93 49.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 4.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 187 people were usually resident in Wargan (State Suburbs): of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Of the total population 4.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wargan % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 5.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 35 18.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 19 10.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 78 41.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 27 14.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 16 8.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.1% of people usually resident in Wargan (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Wargan % Australia %
Australian citizenship 181 96.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 11 5.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 2.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 96.8% of people usually resident in Wargan (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 5.9% were born overseas and 2.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wargan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 88 62.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 14 10.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 5 3.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 34 24.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 62.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wargan (State Suburbs) were married, 10.0% were either separated or divorced, 3.6% were widowed and 24.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wargan % Australia %
Australia 165 88.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wargan % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wargan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 67 69.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 18 18.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 12 12.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 0 0.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 36 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 97 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 97 people aged 15 years and over in Wargan (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 69.1% worked full-time, 18.6% worked part-time, 12.4% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 0.0% were unemployed. 36 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wargan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 472 -- 466 --
Family 966 -- 1,171 --
Household 790 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wargan (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $472, the median family income was $966 and the median household income was $790.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wargan % Australia %
Couple family without children 25 51.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 21 42.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 3 6.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 49 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 49 families in Wargan (State Suburbs): of these 51.0% were couple families without children, 42.9% were couple families with children, 6.1% 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 Wargan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 90 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 96 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 90 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wargan (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Wargan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 71 78.9 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 19 21.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Wargan (State Suburbs), 78.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 21.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wargan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 31 34.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 14 15.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 39 43.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 4.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wargan (State Suburbs), 34.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 15.6% were owned with a mortgage and 43.3% were rented.

Landlord type Wargan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 7.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 30 76.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 17.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wargan (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 7.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 76.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wargan % Australia %
Median weekly rent 40 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,200 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wargan (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $40. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,200. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wargan % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 48 53.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 25 27.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wargan (State Suburbs), 53.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.8% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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