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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Bolgart

Code SSC53221 (SSC)
People 485
Male 264
Female 221
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 453
People born overseas 47
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8
Families 142
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 246
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $962
Median monthly mortgage repayment $391
Median weekly rent $58
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Bolgart % Australia %
Total 485 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 264 54.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 221 45.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 1.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 485 people were usually resident in Bolgart (State Suburbs): of these 54.4% were male and 45.6% were female. Of the total population 1.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Bolgart % Australia %
People
0-4 years 47 9.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 91 18.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 38 7.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 226 46.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 47 9.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 36 7.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 28.5% of people usually resident in Bolgart (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 17.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Bolgart % Australia %
Australian citizenship 453 93.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 47 9.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8 1.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.4% of people usually resident in Bolgart (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 9.7% were born overseas and 1.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Bolgart % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 234 67.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 30 8.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 9 2.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 76 21.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 67.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Bolgart (State Suburbs) were married, 8.6% were either separated or divorced, 2.6% were widowed and 21.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Bolgart % Australia %
Australia 420 86.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Bolgart % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bolgart % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 180 67.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 62 23.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 9 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 7 2.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 73 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 265 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 265 people aged 15 years and over in Bolgart (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 67.9% worked full-time, 23.4% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.6% were unemployed. 73 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bolgart % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 480 -- 466 --
Family 1,087 -- 1,171 --
Household 962 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Bolgart (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $480, the median family income was $1,087 and the median household income was $962.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Bolgart % Australia %
Couple family without children 62 43.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 72 50.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 4 2.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 2.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 142 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 142 families in Bolgart (State Suburbs): of these 43.7% were couple families without children, 50.7% were couple families with children, 2.8% were one parent families and 2.8% 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 Bolgart % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 192 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 246 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 192 occupied private dwellings were counted in Bolgart (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Bolgart % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 184 95.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 5 2.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 1.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Bolgart (State Suburbs), 95.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.6% were flats, units or apartments and 1.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Bolgart % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 91 47.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 36 18.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 58 30.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 2.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Bolgart (State Suburbs), 47.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.8% were owned with a mortgage and 30.2% were rented.

Landlord type Bolgart % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 6.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 4 6.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 37 63.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 13 22.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Bolgart (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 6.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 6.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 63.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Bolgart % Australia %
Median weekly rent 58 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 391 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Bolgart (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $58. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $391. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bolgart % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 139 72.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 39 20.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 2.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Bolgart (State Suburbs), 72.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.6% 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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