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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Lake Grace (L)

Code UCL514800 (UCL)
People 507
Male 261
Female 246
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 467
People born overseas 54
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8
Families 139
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 259
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,061
Median monthly mortgage repayment $704
Median weekly rent $81
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
Total 507 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 261 51.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 246 48.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 2.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 507 people were usually resident in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Of the total population 2.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 38 7.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 72 14.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 43 8.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 235 46.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 55 10.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 63 12.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.7% of people usually resident in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 467 92.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 54 10.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 8 1.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.1% of people usually resident in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 10.7% were born overseas and 1.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 228 57.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 28 7.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 25 6.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 116 29.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 7.1% were either separated or divorced, 6.3% were widowed and 29.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
Australia 427 84.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Lake Grace (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 215 73.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 57 19.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 9 3.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 1.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 86 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 292 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 292 people aged 15 years and over in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 73.6% worked full-time, 19.5% worked part-time, 3.1% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.7% were unemployed. 86 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 649 -- 466 --
Family 1,233 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,061 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $649, the median family income was $1,233 and the median household income was $1,061.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 71 51.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 55 39.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 10 7.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 2.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 139 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 139 families in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.1% were couple families without children, 39.6% were couple families with children, 7.2% were one parent families and 2.2% 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 Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 231 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 259 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 231 occupied private dwellings were counted in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 185 80.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10 4.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 13 5.6 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 23 10.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 80.1% were separate houses, 4.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.6% were flats, units or apartments and 10.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 75 32.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 42 18.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 84 36.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 1.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 12.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.2% were owned with a mortgage and 36.4% were rented.

Landlord type Lake Grace (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 21 25.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 56 66.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 6.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 25.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 66.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 81 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 704 -- 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 Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $81. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $704. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lake Grace (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 142 61.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 67 29.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Lake Grace (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 61.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.0% 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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