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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Wye River

Code SSC27061 (SSC)
People 144
Male 86
Female 58
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 139
People born overseas 13
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8
Families 34
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 469
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $866
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,029
Median weekly rent $170
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wye River % Australia %
Total 144 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 86 59.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 58 40.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 2.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 144 people were usually resident in Wye River (State Suburbs): of these 59.7% were male and 40.3% were female. Of the total population 2.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wye River % Australia %
People
0-4 years 7 4.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 13 9.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 7 4.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 80 55.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 19 13.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 17 11.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 13.9% of people usually resident in Wye River (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Wye River % Australia %
Australian citizenship 139 96.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 13 9.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8 5.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 96.5% of people usually resident in Wye River (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 9.0% were born overseas and 5.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wye River % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 43.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 22 17.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 5 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 41 33.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 43.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wye River (State Suburbs) were married, 17.9% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 33.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wye River % Australia %
Australia 135 93.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wye River % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Wye River % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Wye River % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 41 50.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 28 34.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 6 7.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 7 8.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 34 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 82 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 82 people aged 15 years and over in Wye River (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 50.0% worked full-time, 34.1% worked part-time, 7.3% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.5% were unemployed. 34 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Wye River % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Wye River % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 542 -- 466 --
Family 1,012 -- 1,171 --
Household 866 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wye River (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $542, the median family income was $1,012 and the median household income was $866.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wye River % Australia %
Couple family without children 20 58.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 14 41.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 0 0.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 34 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 34 families in Wye River (State Suburbs): of these 58.8% were couple families without children, 41.2% were couple families with children, 0.0% 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 Wye River % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 72 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 469 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 72 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wye River (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Wye River % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 68 94.4 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 4 5.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Wye River (State Suburbs), 94.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 5.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wye River % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 26 36.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 28 38.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 19 26.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 4.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wye River (State Suburbs), 36.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 38.9% were owned with a mortgage and 26.4% were rented.

Landlord type Wye River % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 15.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 14 73.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 15.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wye River (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 15.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 73.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wye River % Australia %
Median weekly rent 170 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,029 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wye River (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $170. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,029. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wye River % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 39 54.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 28 38.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wye River (State Suburbs), 54.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 38.9% 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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