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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Dalwallinu (L)

Code UCL506000 (UCL)
People 593
Male 303
Female 290
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 535
People born overseas 68
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 136
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 267
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $945
Median monthly mortgage repayment $510
Median weekly rent $100
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
Total 593 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 303 51.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 290 48.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 63 10.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 593 people were usually resident in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Of the total population 10.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 38 6.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 90 15.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 87 14.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 245 41.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 49 8.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 87 14.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.6% of people usually resident in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 535 90.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 68 11.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.2% of people usually resident in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 11.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 228 48.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 45 9.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 26 5.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 171 36.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 48.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 9.6% were either separated or divorced, 5.6% were widowed and 36.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
Australia 503 84.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 207 67.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 69 22.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 12 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 10 3.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 10 3.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 136 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 308 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 308 people aged 15 years and over in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 67.2% worked full-time, 22.4% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.2% were unemployed. 136 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 471 -- 466 --
Family 1,153 -- 1,171 --
Household 945 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $471, the median family income was $1,153 and the median household income was $945.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 58 42.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 64 47.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 14 10.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 136 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 136 families in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 42.6% were couple families without children, 47.1% were couple families with children, 10.3% 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 Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 220 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 267 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 220 occupied private dwellings were counted in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 213 96.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3 1.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 1.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 96.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 60 27.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 60 27.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 88 40.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 1.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 4.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.3% were owned with a mortgage and 40.0% were rented.

Landlord type Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 6 6.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 22 25.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 55 62.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 4.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 6.8% 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 Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 100 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 510 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $100. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $510. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dalwallinu (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 138 62.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 67 30.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 1.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Dalwallinu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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