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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Yallourn

Code SSC27069 (SSC)
People 251
Male 122
Female 129
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 238
People born overseas 32
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 79
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 97
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,166
Median monthly mortgage repayment $900
Median weekly rent $160
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Yallourn % Australia %
Total 251 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 122 48.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 129 51.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 251 people were usually resident in Yallourn (State Suburbs): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Yallourn % Australia %
People
0-4 years 11 4.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 32 12.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 47 18.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 107 42.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 19 7.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 35 13.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.1% of people usually resident in Yallourn (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Yallourn % Australia %
Australian citizenship 238 94.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 32 12.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.8% of people usually resident in Yallourn (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 12.7% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Yallourn % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 127 61.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 15 7.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 7 3.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 60 28.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 61.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Yallourn (State Suburbs) were married, 7.2% were either separated or divorced, 3.4% were widowed and 28.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Yallourn % Australia %
Australia 212 84.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Yallourn % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Yallourn % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 78 56.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 42 30.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 6 4.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 3.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 5.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 69 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 139 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 139 people aged 15 years and over in Yallourn (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.1% worked full-time, 30.2% worked part-time, 4.3% were away from work, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.8% were unemployed. 69 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Yallourn % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 447 -- 466 --
Family 1,299 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,166 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Yallourn (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $447, the median family income was $1,299 and the median household income was $1,166.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Yallourn % Australia %
Couple family without children 33 41.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 36 45.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 10 12.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 79 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 79 families in Yallourn (State Suburbs): of these 41.8% were couple families without children, 45.6% were couple families with children, 12.7% 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 Yallourn % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 92 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 97 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 92 occupied private dwellings were counted in Yallourn (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Yallourn % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 92 100.0 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 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Yallourn (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Yallourn % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 41 44.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 40 43.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 6 6.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 4.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Yallourn (State Suburbs), 44.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 43.5% were owned with a mortgage and 6.5% were rented.

Landlord type Yallourn % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 5 83.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Yallourn (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 83.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Yallourn % Australia %
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 900 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Yallourn (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $160. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $900. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yallourn % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 74 80.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 11 12.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Yallourn (State Suburbs), 80.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 12.0% 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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