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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Spencers Brook

Code SSC55596 (SSC)
People 195
Male 99
Female 96
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 156
People born overseas 29
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 24
Families 31
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 63
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $537
Median monthly mortgage repayment $944
Median weekly rent $120
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Spencers Brook % Australia %
Total 195 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 99 50.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 96 49.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 195 people were usually resident in Spencers Brook (State Suburbs): of these 50.8% were male and 49.2% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Spencers Brook % Australia %
People
0-4 years 5 2.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 14 7.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 63 32.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 60 30.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 32 16.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 21 10.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 9.7% of people usually resident in Spencers Brook (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Spencers Brook % Australia %
Australian citizenship 156 80.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 29 14.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 24 12.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 80.0% of people usually resident in Spencers Brook (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 14.9% were born overseas and 12.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Spencers Brook % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 34.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 25 14.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 6 3.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 82 46.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 34.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Spencers Brook (State Suburbs) were married, 14.2% were either separated or divorced, 3.4% were widowed and 46.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Spencers Brook % Australia %
Australia 135 69.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Spencers Brook % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Spencers Brook % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Spencers Brook % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 33 50.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 27 40.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 4.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 4.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 77 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 66 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 66 people aged 15 years and over in Spencers Brook (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 50.0% worked full-time, 40.9% worked part-time, 4.5% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.5% were unemployed. 77 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Spencers Brook % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Spencers Brook % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 248 -- 466 --
Family 762 -- 1,171 --
Household 537 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Spencers Brook (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $248, the median family income was $762 and the median household income was $537.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Spencers Brook % Australia %
Couple family without children 18 58.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 10 32.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 3 9.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 31 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 31 families in Spencers Brook (State Suburbs): of these 58.1% were couple families without children, 32.3% were couple families with children, 9.7% 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 Spencers Brook % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 58 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 63 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 58 occupied private dwellings were counted in Spencers Brook (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Spencers Brook % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 58 100.0 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 Spencers Brook (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 Spencers Brook % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 18 31.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 11 19.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 7 12.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 34.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Spencers Brook (State Suburbs), 31.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.0% were owned with a mortgage and 12.1% were rented.

Landlord type Spencers Brook % 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 6 85.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Spencers Brook (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 85.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Spencers Brook % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 944 -- 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 Spencers Brook (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $944. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Spencers Brook % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 28 48.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 14 24.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Spencers Brook (State Suburbs), 48.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.1% 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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