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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Leonora (L)

Code UCL516000 (UCL)
People 401
Male 210
Female 191
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 352
People born overseas 67
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 89
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 310
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,029
Median monthly mortgage repayment $675
Median weekly rent $90
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Leonora (L) % Australia %
Total 401 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 210 52.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 191 47.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 109 27.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 401 people were usually resident in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.4% were male and 47.6% were female. Of the total population 27.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Leonora (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 27 6.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 63 15.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 48 12.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 186 46.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 47 11.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 30 7.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.4% of people usually resident in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 19.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Leonora (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 352 87.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 67 16.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 1.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.8% of people usually resident in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 16.7% were born overseas and 1.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Leonora (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 106 34.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 55 17.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 7 2.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 144 46.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 34.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 17.7% were either separated or divorced, 2.3% were widowed and 46.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Leonora (L) % Australia %
Australia 309 77.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Leonora (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 154 67.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 43 18.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 10 4.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 12 5.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 66 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 227 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 227 people aged 15 years and over in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 67.8% worked full-time, 18.9% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 4.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.3% were unemployed. 66 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Leonora (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 606 -- 466 --
Family 1,243 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,029 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $606, the median family income was $1,243 and the median household income was $1,029.

Expand Families category,
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Families — family composition
Family composition Leonora (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 40 44.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 32 36.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 17 19.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 89 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 89 families in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 44.9% were couple families without children, 36.0% were couple families with children, 19.1% 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 Leonora (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 179 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 310 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 179 occupied private dwellings were counted in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Leonora (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 128 71.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 23 12.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 28 15.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 71.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.8% were flats, units or apartments and 15.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Leonora (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 28 15.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 26 14.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 94 52.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 31 17.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 15.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 14.5% were owned with a mortgage and 52.5% were rented.

Landlord type Leonora (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 7 7.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 24 25.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 60 63.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 3.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 7.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 25.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 63.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Leonora (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 90 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 675 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $90. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $675. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Leonora (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 93 52.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 55 30.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 2.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Leonora (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 52.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.7% were single (or lone) person households and 2.2% 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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