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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Latham

Code SSC54516 (SSC)
People 160
Male 85
Female 75
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 160
People born overseas 8
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 51
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 100
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $843
Median monthly mortgage repayment $365
Median weekly rent $0
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Latham % Australia %
Total 160 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 85 53.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 75 46.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 160 people were usually resident in Latham (State Suburbs): of these 53.1% were male and 46.9% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Latham % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 7.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 32 20.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 6 3.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 85 53.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 13 8.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 12 7.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 27.5% of people usually resident in Latham (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 15.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Latham % Australia %
Australian citizenship 160 100.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 8 5.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 100.0% of people usually resident in Latham (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 5.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Latham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 79 68.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 15 12.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 7 6.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 23 19.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 68.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Latham (State Suburbs) were married, 12.9% were either separated or divorced, 6.0% were widowed and 19.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Latham % Australia %
Australia 147 91.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Latham % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Latham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 72 78.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 17 18.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 3.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 26 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 92 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 92 people aged 15 years and over in Latham (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 78.3% worked full-time, 18.5% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.3% were unemployed. 26 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Latham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 436 -- 466 --
Family 1,022 -- 1,171 --
Household 843 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Latham (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $436, the median family income was $1,022 and the median household income was $843.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Latham % Australia %
Couple family without children 27 52.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 24 47.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 0 0.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 51 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 51 families in Latham (State Suburbs): of these 52.9% were couple families without children, 47.1% were couple families with children, 0.0% 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 Latham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 65 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 100 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 65 occupied private dwellings were counted in Latham (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Latham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 65 100.0 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 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 Latham (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Latham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 34 52.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 10 15.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 17 26.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 4.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Latham (State Suburbs), 52.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 15.4% were owned with a mortgage and 26.2% were rented.

Landlord type Latham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 10 58.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 47.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Latham (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 58.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Latham % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 365 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Latham (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $0. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $365. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Latham % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 55 84.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 11 16.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Latham (State Suburbs), 84.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.9% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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