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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Greenough

Code SSC54041 (SSC)
People 832
Male 494
Female 338
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 556
People born overseas 77
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 186
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 257
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $892
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,125
Median weekly rent $120
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Greenough % Australia %
Total 832 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 494 59.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 338 40.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 164 19.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 832 people were usually resident in Greenough (State Suburbs): of these 59.4% were male and 40.6% were female. Of the total population 19.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Greenough % Australia %
People
0-4 years 42 5.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 104 12.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 120 14.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 396 47.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 93 11.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 76 9.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.5% of people usually resident in Greenough (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Greenough % Australia %
Australian citizenship 556 66.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 77 9.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 66.8% of people usually resident in Greenough (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 9.3% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Greenough % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 385 56.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 86 12.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 12 1.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 206 30.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 56.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Greenough (State Suburbs) were married, 12.6% were either separated or divorced, 1.8% were widowed and 30.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Greenough % Australia %
Australia 680 81.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Greenough % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Greenough % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 169 55.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 87 28.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 15 4.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 23 7.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 12 3.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 341 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 306 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 306 people aged 15 years and over in Greenough (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 55.2% worked full-time, 28.4% worked part-time, 4.9% were away from work, 7.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.9% were unemployed. 341 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Greenough % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 439 -- 466 --
Family 1,021 -- 1,171 --
Household 892 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Greenough (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $439, the median family income was $1,021 and the median household income was $892.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Greenough % Australia %
Couple family without children 85 45.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 81 43.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 20 10.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 186 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 186 families in Greenough (State Suburbs): of these 45.7% were couple families without children, 43.5% were couple families with children, 10.8% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Greenough % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 234 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 257 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 234 occupied private dwellings were counted in Greenough (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Greenough % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 211 90.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 11 4.7 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 12 5.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Greenough (State Suburbs), 90.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.7% were flats, units or apartments and 5.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Greenough % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 105 44.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 75 32.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 34 14.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 8.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Greenough (State Suburbs), 44.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.1% were owned with a mortgage and 14.5% were rented.

Landlord type Greenough % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 8.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 25 73.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 8.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Greenough (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 8.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 73.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Greenough % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,125 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Greenough (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,125. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Greenough % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 184 78.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 32 13.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 1.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Greenough (State Suburbs), 78.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.7% 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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