2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Kalumburu (L)

Code UCL512440 (UCL)
People 413
Male 208
Female 205
Median age 20
Australian citizenship 416
People born overseas 0
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 76
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 86
Average people per household 5.1
Median weekly household income $922
Median monthly mortgage repayment $0
Median weekly rent $15
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
Total 413 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 208 50.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 205 49.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 359 86.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 413 people were usually resident in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Of the total population 86.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 68 16.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 101 24.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 78 18.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 133 32.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 18 4.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 18 4.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 20 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 40.9% of people usually resident in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 8.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 20 years.

Selected characteristics Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 416 100.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 0 0.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 100.7% of people usually resident in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 0.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 22.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 17 6.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 7 2.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 169 68.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 22.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 6.9% were either separated or divorced, 2.8% were widowed and 68.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
Australia 414 100.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 37 33.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 63 56.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 3 2.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 2.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 4.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 134 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 111 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 111 people aged 15 years and over in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 33.3% worked full-time, 56.8% worked part-time, 2.7% were away from work, 2.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.5% were unemployed. 134 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 229 -- 466 --
Family 618 -- 1,171 --
Household 922 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $229, the median family income was $618 and the median household income was $922.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 9 11.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 34 44.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 33 43.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 76 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 76 families in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 11.8% were couple families without children, 44.7% were couple families with children, 43.4% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 80 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 86 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 80 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 77 96.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 3.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 96.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 0 0.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 0 0.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 71 88.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 8 10.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 3.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 0.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 88.8% were rented.

Landlord type Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 5 7.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 65 91.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 4.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 91.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 15 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 0 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 5.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.7 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $15. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $0. The average people per household was 5.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.7.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kalumburu (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 57 71.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 11 13.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 5.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kalumburu (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 71.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.8% were single (or lone) person households and 5.0% 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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