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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Eden Hill

Code SSC51446 (SSC)
People 3,520
Male 1,737
Female 1,783
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 3,094
People born overseas 967
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 14
Families 980
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,440
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $960
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,052
Median weekly rent $165
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Eden Hill % Australia %
Total 3,520 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,737 49.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,783 50.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 113 3.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,520 people were usually resident in Eden Hill (State Suburbs): of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Of the total population 3.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Eden Hill % Australia %
People
0-4 years 204 5.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 430 12.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 513 14.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,504 42.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 394 11.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 475 13.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.0% of people usually resident in Eden Hill (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Eden Hill % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,094 87.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 967 27.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 14 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.9% of people usually resident in Eden Hill (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 27.5% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Eden Hill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,371 47.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 372 12.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 143 5.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,002 34.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 47.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Eden Hill (State Suburbs) were married, 12.9% were either separated or divorced, 5.0% were widowed and 34.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Eden Hill % Australia %
Australia 2,360 67.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Eden Hill % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Eden Hill % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Eden Hill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,108 61.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 516 28.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 68 3.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 59 3.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 62 3.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 912 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,813 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,813 people aged 15 years and over in Eden Hill (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 61.1% worked full-time, 28.5% worked part-time, 3.8% were away from work, 3.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.4% were unemployed. 912 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Eden Hill % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Eden Hill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 458 -- 466 --
Family 1,113 -- 1,171 --
Household 960 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Eden Hill (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $458, the median family income was $1,113 and the median household income was $960.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Eden Hill % Australia %
Couple family without children 349 35.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 406 41.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 202 20.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 23 2.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 980 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 980 families in Eden Hill (State Suburbs): of these 35.6% were couple families without children, 41.4% were couple families with children, 20.6% were one parent families and 2.3% 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 Eden Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,363 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,440 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,363 occupied private dwellings were counted in Eden Hill (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Eden Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,171 85.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 184 13.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 8 0.6 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 Eden Hill (State Suburbs), 85.9% were separate houses, 13.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Eden Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 474 34.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 525 38.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 271 19.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 8 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 85 6.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Eden Hill (State Suburbs), 34.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 38.5% were owned with a mortgage and 19.9% were rented.

Landlord type Eden Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 113 41.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 58 21.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 97 35.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 1.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Eden Hill (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 41.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 21.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 35.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Eden Hill % Australia %
Median weekly rent 165 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,052 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Eden Hill (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $165. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,052. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Eden Hill % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 954 70.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 310 22.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 55 4.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Eden Hill (State Suburbs), 70.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.7% were single (or lone) person households and 4.0% 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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