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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Myaree

Code SSC52021 (SSC)
People 1,800
Male 815
Female 985
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 1,554
People born overseas 401
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 451
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 893
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $781
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $190
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Myaree % Australia %
Total 1,800 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 815 45.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 985 54.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 0.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,800 people were usually resident in Myaree (State Suburbs): of these 45.3% were male and 54.7% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Myaree % Australia %
People
0-4 years 121 6.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 179 9.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 177 9.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 687 38.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 152 8.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 486 27.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.7% of people usually resident in Myaree (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 35.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Myaree % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,554 86.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 401 22.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.3% of people usually resident in Myaree (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 22.3% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Myaree % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 700 46.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 174 11.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 203 13.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 426 28.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 46.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Myaree (State Suburbs) were married, 11.6% were either separated or divorced, 13.5% were widowed and 28.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Myaree % Australia %
Australia 1,247 69.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Myaree % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Myaree % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 473 59.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 239 30.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 44 5.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 17 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 23 2.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 580 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 796 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 796 people aged 15 years and over in Myaree (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.4% worked full-time, 30.0% worked part-time, 5.5% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.9% were unemployed. 580 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Myaree % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 478 -- 466 --
Family 1,261 -- 1,171 --
Household 781 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Myaree (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $478, the median family income was $1,261 and the median household income was $781.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Myaree % Australia %
Couple family without children 192 42.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 188 41.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 63 14.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 8 1.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 451 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 451 families in Myaree (State Suburbs): of these 42.6% were couple families without children, 41.7% were couple families with children, 14.0% were one parent families and 1.8% 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 Myaree % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 834 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 893 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 834 occupied private dwellings were counted in Myaree (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Myaree % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 586 70.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 213 25.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 35 4.2 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 Myaree (State Suburbs), 70.3% were separate houses, 25.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Myaree % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 342 41.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 235 28.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 160 19.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 22 2.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 72 8.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Myaree (State Suburbs), 41.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 28.2% were owned with a mortgage and 19.2% were rented.

Landlord type Myaree % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 73 45.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 8 5.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 74 46.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 3.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Myaree (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 45.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 5.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 46.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Myaree % Australia %
Median weekly rent 190 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Myaree (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $190. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Myaree % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 449 53.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 308 36.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 21 2.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Myaree (State Suburbs), 53.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 36.9% were single (or lone) person households and 2.5% 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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