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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Three Springs

Code SSC55706 (SSC)
People 395
Male 203
Female 192
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 354
People born overseas 57
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 104
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 212
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $924
Median monthly mortgage repayment $576
Median weekly rent $90
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Three Springs % Australia %
Total 395 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 203 51.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 192 48.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 39 9.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 395 people were usually resident in Three Springs (State Suburbs): of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Of the total population 9.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Three Springs % Australia %
People
0-4 years 32 8.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 57 14.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 42 10.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 153 38.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 49 12.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 63 15.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.5% of people usually resident in Three Springs (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Three Springs % Australia %
Australian citizenship 354 89.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 57 14.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 2.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.6% of people usually resident in Three Springs (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 14.4% were born overseas and 2.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Three Springs % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 132 43.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 47 15.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 30 9.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 103 33.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 43.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Three Springs (State Suburbs) were married, 15.3% were either separated or divorced, 9.8% were widowed and 33.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Three Springs % Australia %
Australia 318 80.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Three Springs % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Three Springs % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Three Springs % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 134 70.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 35 18.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 7 3.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 4.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 104 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 189 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 189 people aged 15 years and over in Three Springs (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 70.9% worked full-time, 18.5% worked part-time, 3.7% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.2% were unemployed. 104 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Three Springs % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Three Springs % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 492 -- 466 --
Family 1,093 -- 1,171 --
Household 924 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Three Springs (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $492, the median family income was $1,093 and the median household income was $924.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Three Springs % Australia %
Couple family without children 45 43.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 35 33.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 21 20.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 2.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 104 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 104 families in Three Springs (State Suburbs): of these 43.3% were couple families without children, 33.7% were couple families with children, 20.2% were one parent families and 2.9% 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 Three Springs % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 173 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 212 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 173 occupied private dwellings were counted in Three Springs (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Three Springs % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 157 90.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 10 5.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 6 3.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Three Springs (State Suburbs), 90.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.8% were flats, units or apartments and 3.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Three Springs % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 57 32.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 36 20.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 64 37.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 2.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 6.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Three Springs (State Suburbs), 32.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.8% were owned with a mortgage and 37.0% were rented.

Landlord type Three Springs % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 6 9.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 16 25.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 40 62.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 9.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Three Springs (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 9.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 25.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 62.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Three Springs % Australia %
Median weekly rent 90 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 576 -- 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 Three Springs (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $90. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $576. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Three Springs % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 98 56.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 57 32.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 2.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Three Springs (State Suburbs), 56.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 32.9% were single (or lone) person households and 2.3% 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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