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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Ravensthorpe (L)

Code UCL524400 (UCL)
People 438
Male 233
Female 205
Median age 31
Australian citizenship 388
People born overseas 46
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 103
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 205
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,190
Median monthly mortgage repayment $817
Median weekly rent $95
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
Total 438 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 233 53.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 205 46.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 3.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 438 people were usually resident in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 53.2% were male and 46.8% were female. Of the total population 3.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 49 11.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 50 11.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 56 12.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 200 45.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 49 11.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 33 7.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 31 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.6% of people usually resident in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 31 years.

Selected characteristics Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 388 88.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 46 10.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.6% of people usually resident in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 10.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 186 55.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 30 8.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 9 2.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 110 32.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 8.9% were either separated or divorced, 2.7% were widowed and 32.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
Australia 355 81.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 165 71.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 49 21.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 9 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 1.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 2.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 70 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 231 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 231 people aged 15 years and over in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 71.4% worked full-time, 21.2% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 1.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.2% were unemployed. 70 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 619 -- 466 --
Family 1,475 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,190 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $619, the median family income was $1,475 and the median household income was $1,190.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 43 41.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 55 53.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 5 4.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 103 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 103 families in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 41.7% were couple families without children, 53.4% were couple families with children, 4.9% 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 Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 175 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 205 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 175 occupied private dwellings were counted in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 133 76.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 4 2.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 35 20.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 76.0% were separate houses, 1.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.3% were flats, units or apartments and 20.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 36 20.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 48 27.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 76 43.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 14 8.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.4% were owned with a mortgage and 43.4% were rented.

Landlord type Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 9 11.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 8 10.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 51 67.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 5.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 11.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 10.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 67.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 95 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 817 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $95. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $817. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ravensthorpe (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 103 58.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 35 20.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 5.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 58.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.0% were single (or lone) person households and 5.1% 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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