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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Nanson

Code SSC54991 (SSC)
People 386
Male 199
Female 187
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 335
People born overseas 55
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 122
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 167
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $820
Median monthly mortgage repayment $891
Median weekly rent $50
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Nanson % Australia %
Total 386 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 199 51.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 187 48.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 5.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 386 people were usually resident in Nanson (State Suburbs): of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Of the total population 5.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Nanson % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 6.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 62 16.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 37 9.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 161 41.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 68 17.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 34 8.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.5% of people usually resident in Nanson (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Nanson % Australia %
Australian citizenship 335 86.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 55 14.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.8% of people usually resident in Nanson (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 14.2% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Nanson % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 180 60.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 34 11.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 13 4.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 68 22.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 60.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Nanson (State Suburbs) were married, 11.3% were either separated or divorced, 4.3% were widowed and 22.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Nanson % Australia %
Australia 307 79.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Nanson % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Nanson % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 117 60.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 46 23.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 11 5.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 13 6.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 96 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 193 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 193 people aged 15 years and over in Nanson (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.6% worked full-time, 23.8% worked part-time, 5.7% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.7% were unemployed. 96 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Nanson % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 440 -- 466 --
Family 919 -- 1,171 --
Household 820 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Nanson (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $440, the median family income was $919 and the median household income was $820.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Nanson % Australia %
Couple family without children 61 50.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 44 36.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 17 13.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 122 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 122 families in Nanson (State Suburbs): of these 50.0% were couple families without children, 36.1% were couple families with children, 13.9% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Nanson % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 146 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 167 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 146 occupied private dwellings were counted in Nanson (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Nanson % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 128 87.7 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 18 12.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Nanson (State Suburbs), 87.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 12.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Nanson % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 69 47.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 35 24.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 30 20.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 3.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 4.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Nanson (State Suburbs), 47.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.0% were owned with a mortgage and 20.5% were rented.

Landlord type Nanson % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 13.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 21 70.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 16.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Nanson (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 13.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 70.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Nanson % Australia %
Median weekly rent 50 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 891 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Nanson (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $50. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $891. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Nanson % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 117 80.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 25 17.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 2.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Nanson (State Suburbs), 80.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.1% were single (or lone) person households and 2.1% 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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