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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Duncraig

Code SSC51416 (SSC)
People 15,325
Male 7,617
Female 7,708
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 13,289
People born overseas 4,692
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 126
Families 4,387
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 5,651
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,511
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $225
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Duncraig % Australia %
Total 15,325 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 7,617 49.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 7,708 50.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 40 0.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 15,325 people were usually resident in Duncraig (State Suburbs): of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Duncraig % Australia %
People
0-4 years 825 5.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 2,031 13.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 2,442 15.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 6,286 41.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 2,201 14.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,539 10.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.6% of people usually resident in Duncraig (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Duncraig % Australia %
Australian citizenship 13,289 86.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 4,692 30.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 126 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.7% of people usually resident in Duncraig (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 30.6% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Duncraig % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 7,264 58.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 1,013 8.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 516 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 3,669 29.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 58.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Duncraig (State Suburbs) were married, 8.1% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 29.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Duncraig % Australia %
Australia 9,850 64.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Duncraig % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Duncraig % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 5,134 59.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 2,828 32.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 303 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 209 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 213 2.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 3,270 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 8,687 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 8,687 people aged 15 years and over in Duncraig (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.1% worked full-time, 32.6% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.5% were unemployed. 3,270 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Duncraig % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 593 -- 466 --
Family 1,681 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,511 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Duncraig (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $593, the median family income was $1,681 and the median household income was $1,511.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Duncraig % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,528 34.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 2,319 52.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 497 11.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 43 1.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 4,387 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 4,387 families in Duncraig (State Suburbs): of these 34.8% were couple families without children, 52.9% were couple families with children, 11.3% were one parent families and 1.0% 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 Duncraig % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,384 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 5,651 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 5,384 occupied private dwellings were counted in Duncraig (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Duncraig % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,117 95.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 264 4.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Duncraig (State Suburbs), 95.0% were separate houses, 4.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Duncraig % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,100 39.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 2,350 43.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 650 12.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 61 1.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 223 4.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Duncraig (State Suburbs), 39.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 43.6% were owned with a mortgage and 12.1% were rented.

Landlord type Duncraig % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 301 46.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 23 3.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 306 47.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 19 2.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Duncraig (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 46.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 47.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Duncraig % Australia %
Median weekly rent 225 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Duncraig (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $225. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Duncraig % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 4,344 80.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 758 14.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 104 1.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Duncraig (State Suburbs), 80.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 14.1% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% 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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