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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Nyah (L)

Code UCL239400 (UCL)
People 323
Male 159
Female 164
Median age 47
Australian citizenship 301
People born overseas 30
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 82
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 147
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $606
Median monthly mortgage repayment $663
Median weekly rent $125
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Nyah (L) % Australia %
Total 323 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 159 49.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 164 50.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 323 people were usually resident in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Of the total population 0.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Nyah (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 3.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 51 15.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 21 6.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 112 34.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 54 16.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 73 22.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 47 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.9% of people usually resident in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 39.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 47 years.

Selected characteristics Nyah (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 301 93.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 30 9.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.2% of people usually resident in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 9.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Nyah (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 161 61.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 36 13.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 24 9.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 41 15.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 61.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.8% were either separated or divorced, 9.2% were widowed and 15.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Nyah (L) % Australia %
Australia 278 86.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Nyah (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Nyah (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Nyah (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 80 67.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 29 24.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 5 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 3.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 126 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 118 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 118 people aged 15 years and over in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 67.8% worked full-time, 24.6% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.4% were unemployed. 126 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Nyah (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Nyah (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Nyah (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 327 -- 466 --
Family 877 -- 1,171 --
Household 606 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $327, the median family income was $877 and the median household income was $606.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Nyah (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 42 51.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 33 40.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 7 8.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 82 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 82 families in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.2% were couple families without children, 40.2% were couple families with children, 8.5% 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 Nyah (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 137 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 147 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 137 occupied private dwellings were counted in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Nyah (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 130 94.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 2.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 2.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.2% were flats, units or apartments and 2.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Nyah (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 74 54.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 35 25.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 17 12.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 2.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 2.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 54.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.5% were owned with a mortgage and 12.4% were rented.

Landlord type Nyah (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 11 64.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 7 41.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 64.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 41.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Nyah (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 125 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 663 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $125. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $663. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Nyah (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 88 64.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 46 33.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Nyah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 64.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 33.6% 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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