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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Cape Burney

Code SSC53411 (SSC)
People 399
Male 211
Female 188
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 352
People born overseas 74
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 121
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 212
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $988
Median monthly mortgage repayment $915
Median weekly rent $153
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Cape Burney % Australia %
Total 399 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 211 52.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 188 47.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 7.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 399 people were usually resident in Cape Burney (State Suburbs): of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Of the total population 7.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Cape Burney % Australia %
People
0-4 years 19 4.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 38 9.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 47 11.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 179 44.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 68 17.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 49 12.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 14.3% of people usually resident in Cape Burney (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Cape Burney % Australia %
Australian citizenship 352 88.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 74 18.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 1.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.2% of people usually resident in Cape Burney (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 18.5% were born overseas and 1.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Cape Burney % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 166 48.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 67 19.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 16 4.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 94 27.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 48.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Cape Burney (State Suburbs) were married, 19.5% were either separated or divorced, 4.7% were widowed and 27.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Cape Burney % Australia %
Australia 296 74.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Cape Burney % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Cape Burney % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Cape Burney % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 126 58.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 46 21.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 16 7.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 9 4.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 18 8.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 107 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 215 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 215 people aged 15 years and over in Cape Burney (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.6% worked full-time, 21.4% worked part-time, 7.4% were away from work, 4.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.4% were unemployed. 107 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Cape Burney % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Cape Burney % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 467 -- 466 --
Family 1,144 -- 1,171 --
Household 988 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Cape Burney (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $467, the median family income was $1,144 and the median household income was $988.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Cape Burney % Australia %
Couple family without children 65 53.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 39 32.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 13 10.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 3.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 121 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 121 families in Cape Burney (State Suburbs): of these 53.7% were couple families without children, 32.2% were couple families with children, 10.7% were one parent families and 3.3% 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 Cape Burney % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 195 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 212 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 195 occupied private dwellings were counted in Cape Burney (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Cape Burney % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 128 65.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 67 34.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Cape Burney (State Suburbs), 65.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 34.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Cape Burney % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 86 44.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 73 37.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 24 12.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 13 6.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Cape Burney (State Suburbs), 44.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 37.4% were owned with a mortgage and 12.3% were rented.

Landlord type Cape Burney % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 9 37.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 15 62.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Cape Burney (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 37.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 62.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Cape Burney % Australia %
Median weekly rent 153 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 915 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Cape Burney (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $153. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $915. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cape Burney % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 122 62.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 46 23.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 4.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Cape Burney (State Suburbs), 62.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.6% were single (or lone) person households and 4.6% 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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