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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Woorim

Code UCL362000 (UCL)
People 1,638
Male 798
Female 840
Median age 53
Australian citizenship 1,464
People born overseas 260
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 35
Families 455
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,149
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $598
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,114
Median weekly rent $180
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Woorim % Australia %
Total 1,638 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 798 48.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 840 51.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 50 3.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,638 people were usually resident in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Of the total population 3.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Woorim % Australia %
People
0-4 years 57 3.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 150 9.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 153 9.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 515 31.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 291 17.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 473 28.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 53 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 12.6% of people usually resident in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 46.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 53 years.

Selected characteristics Woorim % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,464 89.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 260 15.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 35 2.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.4% of people usually resident in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 15.9% were born overseas and 2.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Woorim % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 691 48.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 270 18.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 115 8.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 350 24.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 48.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 18.9% were either separated or divorced, 8.0% were widowed and 24.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Woorim % Australia %
Australia 1,298 79.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Woorim % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Woorim % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 296 49.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 217 36.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 14 2.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 28 4.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 41 6.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 754 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 596 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 596 people aged 15 years and over in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 49.7% worked full-time, 36.4% worked part-time, 2.3% were away from work, 4.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.9% were unemployed. 754 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Woorim % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 347 -- 466 --
Family 734 -- 1,171 --
Household 598 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $347, the median family income was $734 and the median household income was $598.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Woorim % Australia %
Couple family without children 275 60.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 104 22.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 69 15.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 7 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 455 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 455 families in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 60.4% were couple families without children, 22.9% were couple families with children, 15.2% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Woorim % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 842 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,149 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 842 occupied private dwellings were counted in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Woorim % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 483 57.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 69 8.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 175 20.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 115 13.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities), 57.4% were separate houses, 8.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 20.8% were flats, units or apartments and 13.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Woorim % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 357 42.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 108 12.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 317 37.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 14 1.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 45 5.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities), 42.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 12.8% were owned with a mortgage and 37.6% were rented.

Landlord type Woorim % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 194 61.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 27 8.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 86 27.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 2.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 61.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 8.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 27.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Woorim % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,114 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,114. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Woorim % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 453 53.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 275 32.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 33 3.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Woorim (Urban Centres and Localities), 53.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 32.7% were single (or lone) person households and 3.9% 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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