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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Noranda

Code SSC52046 (SSC)
People 8,230
Male 4,049
Female 4,181
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 7,426
People born overseas 3,270
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 49
Families 2,356
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,080
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,162
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $180
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Noranda % Australia %
Total 8,230 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 4,049 49.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 4,181 50.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 37 0.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 8,230 people were usually resident in Noranda (State Suburbs): of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Noranda % Australia %
People
0-4 years 396 4.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 992 12.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,311 15.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 3,270 39.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,172 14.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,089 13.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.9% of people usually resident in Noranda (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Noranda % Australia %
Australian citizenship 7,426 90.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 3,270 39.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 49 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.2% of people usually resident in Noranda (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 39.7% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Noranda % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,968 58.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 537 7.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 355 5.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,982 29.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 58.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Noranda (State Suburbs) were married, 7.8% were either separated or divorced, 5.2% were widowed and 29.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Noranda % Australia %
Australia 4,683 56.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Noranda % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Noranda % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,718 60.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,392 30.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 155 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 135 3.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 118 2.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,151 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 4,518 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 4,518 people aged 15 years and over in Noranda (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.2% worked full-time, 30.8% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 3.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.6% were unemployed. 2,151 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Noranda % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 491 -- 466 --
Family 1,329 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,162 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Noranda (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $491, the median family income was $1,329 and the median household income was $1,162.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Noranda % Australia %
Couple family without children 818 34.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,236 52.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 280 11.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 22 0.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,356 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,356 families in Noranda (State Suburbs): of these 34.7% were couple families without children, 52.5% were couple families with children, 11.9% were one parent families and 0.9% 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 Noranda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,923 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,080 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,923 occupied private dwellings were counted in Noranda (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Noranda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,460 84.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 148 5.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 315 10.8 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 Noranda (State Suburbs), 84.2% were separate houses, 5.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Noranda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,395 47.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 996 34.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 401 13.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 23 0.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 108 3.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Noranda (State Suburbs), 47.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 34.1% were owned with a mortgage and 13.7% were rented.

Landlord type Noranda % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 185 46.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 9 2.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 195 48.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 12 3.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Noranda (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 46.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 2.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 48.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Noranda % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 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 Noranda (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $180. 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 Noranda % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,300 78.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 518 17.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 52 1.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Noranda (State Suburbs), 78.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.7% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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