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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Kingsley

Code SSC51766 (SSC)
People 13,228
Male 6,427
Female 6,801
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 11,751
People born overseas 3,786
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 60
Families 3,778
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,920
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,342
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,200
Median weekly rent $220
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Kingsley % Australia %
Total 13,228 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 6,427 48.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 6,801 51.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 59 0.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 13,228 people were usually resident in Kingsley (State Suburbs): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kingsley % Australia %
People
0-4 years 676 5.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,782 13.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 2,117 16.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 5,628 42.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,602 12.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,424 10.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.6% of people usually resident in Kingsley (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Kingsley % Australia %
Australian citizenship 11,751 88.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 3,786 28.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 60 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.8% of people usually resident in Kingsley (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 28.6% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kingsley % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 6,091 56.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 1,040 9.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 490 4.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 3,146 29.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 56.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kingsley (State Suburbs) were married, 9.7% were either separated or divorced, 4.5% were widowed and 29.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kingsley % Australia %
Australia 8,939 67.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Kingsley % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kingsley % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,703 61.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 2,345 30.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 300 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 195 2.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 156 2.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,738 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 7,699 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 7,699 people aged 15 years and over in Kingsley (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 61.1% worked full-time, 30.5% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.0% were unemployed. 2,738 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kingsley % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 560 -- 466 --
Family 1,542 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,342 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kingsley (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $560, the median family income was $1,542 and the median household income was $1,342.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Kingsley % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,292 34.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,980 52.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 477 12.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 29 0.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 3,778 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 3,778 families in Kingsley (State Suburbs): of these 34.2% were couple families without children, 52.4% were couple families with children, 12.6% were one parent families and 0.8% 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 Kingsley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,712 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,920 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 4,712 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kingsley (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Kingsley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,135 87.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 444 9.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 41 0.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 92 2.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Kingsley (State Suburbs), 87.8% were separate houses, 9.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.9% were flats, units or apartments and 2.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kingsley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,773 37.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 2,161 45.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 571 12.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 49 1.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 160 3.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kingsley (State Suburbs), 37.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 45.9% were owned with a mortgage and 12.1% were rented.

Landlord type Kingsley % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 254 44.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 27 4.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 273 47.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 16 2.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kingsley (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 44.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 4.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 47.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kingsley % Australia %
Median weekly rent 220 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,200 -- 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 Kingsley (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $220. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,200. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kingsley % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 3,742 79.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 793 16.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 80 1.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kingsley (State Suburbs), 79.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.8% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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