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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Mingenew (L)

Code UCL518000 (UCL)
People 283
Male 154
Female 129
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 258
People born overseas 21
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 68
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 140
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $710
Median monthly mortgage repayment $433
Median weekly rent $65
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mingenew (L) % Australia %
Total 283 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 154 54.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 129 45.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 8.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 283 people were usually resident in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 54.4% were male and 45.6% were female. Of the total population 8.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mingenew (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 7.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 48 17.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 23 8.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 119 42.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 31 11.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 40 14.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.7% of people usually resident in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Mingenew (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 258 91.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 21 7.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 1.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.2% of people usually resident in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 7.4% were born overseas and 1.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mingenew (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 96 45.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 34 16.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 12 5.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 71 33.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 16.0% were either separated or divorced, 5.6% were widowed and 33.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mingenew (L) % Australia %
Australia 238 84.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mingenew (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 76 63.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 28 23.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 4 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 5.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 3.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 70 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 119 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 119 people aged 15 years and over in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 63.9% worked full-time, 23.5% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 5.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.4% were unemployed. 70 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mingenew (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 414 -- 466 --
Family 924 -- 1,171 --
Household 710 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $414, the median family income was $924 and the median household income was $710.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Mingenew (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 31 45.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 19 27.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 18 26.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 68 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 68 families in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 45.6% were couple families without children, 27.9% were couple families with children, 26.5% 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 Mingenew (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 112 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 140 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 112 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Mingenew (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 101 90.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 7 6.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 3.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.3% were flats, units or apartments and 3.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mingenew (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 43 38.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 21 18.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 38 33.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 6.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.8% were owned with a mortgage and 33.9% were rented.

Landlord type Mingenew (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 10 26.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 17 44.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 21.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 26.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 44.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mingenew (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 65 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 433 -- 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 Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $65. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $433. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mingenew (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 67 59.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 39 34.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 59.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 34.8% 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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