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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Wycheproof (L)

Code UCL258400 (UCL)
People 686
Male 333
Female 353
Median age 48
Australian citizenship 656
People born overseas 26
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 184
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 343
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $588
Median monthly mortgage repayment $433
Median weekly rent $80
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
Total 686 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 333 48.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 353 51.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 686 people were usually resident in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 30 4.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 80 11.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 58 8.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 222 32.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 89 13.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 208 30.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 48 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.0% of people usually resident in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 43.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 48 years.

Selected characteristics Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 656 95.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 26 3.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.6% of people usually resident in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 3.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 305 52.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 47 8.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 83 14.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 143 24.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 8.1% were either separated or divorced, 14.4% were widowed and 24.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
Australia 623 90.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 153 59.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 85 32.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 7 2.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 1.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 10 3.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 298 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 259 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 259 people aged 15 years and over in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 59.1% worked full-time, 32.8% worked part-time, 2.7% were away from work, 1.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.9% were unemployed. 298 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 315 -- 466 --
Family 698 -- 1,171 --
Household 588 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $315, the median family income was $698 and the median household income was $588.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 95 51.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 63 34.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 26 14.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 184 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 184 families in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.6% were couple families without children, 34.2% were couple families with children, 14.1% 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 Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 300 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 343 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 300 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 276 92.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 2.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 9 3.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 8 2.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.0% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 170 56.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 52 17.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 60 20.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 1.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 5.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 56.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 17.3% were owned with a mortgage and 20.0% were rented.

Landlord type Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 8 13.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 14 23.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 37 61.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 5.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 13.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 23.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 80 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 433 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $80. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $433. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wycheproof (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 180 60.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 107 35.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 10 3.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wycheproof (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 60.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 35.7% were single (or lone) person households and 3.3% 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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