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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Wundowie (L)

Code UCL529400 (UCL)
People 944
Male 479
Female 465
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 786
People born overseas 184
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 249
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 402
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $729
Median monthly mortgage repayment $715
Median weekly rent $83
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wundowie (L) % Australia %
Total 944 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 479 50.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 465 49.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 28 3.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 944 people were usually resident in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Of the total population 3.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wundowie (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 81 8.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 171 18.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 99 10.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 380 40.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 93 9.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 120 12.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.7% of people usually resident in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Wundowie (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 786 83.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 184 19.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 83.3% of people usually resident in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 19.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wundowie (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 309 44.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 115 16.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 40 5.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 228 32.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 44.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 16.6% were either separated or divorced, 5.8% were widowed and 32.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wundowie (L) % Australia %
Australia 666 70.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Wundowie (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 216 61.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 88 25.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 17 4.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 1.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 22 6.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 282 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 349 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 349 people aged 15 years and over in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 61.9% worked full-time, 25.2% worked part-time, 4.9% were away from work, 1.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.3% were unemployed. 282 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wundowie (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 366 -- 466 --
Family 894 -- 1,171 --
Household 729 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $366, the median family income was $894 and the median household income was $729.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wundowie (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 95 38.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 98 39.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 56 22.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 249 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 249 families in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 38.2% were couple families without children, 39.4% were couple families with children, 22.5% 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 Wundowie (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 359 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 402 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 359 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Wundowie (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 341 95.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14 3.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 1.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 95.0% were separate houses, 3.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wundowie (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 76 21.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 166 46.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 83 23.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 35 9.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 21.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 46.2% were owned with a mortgage and 23.1% were rented.

Landlord type Wundowie (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 11 13.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 47 56.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 22 26.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 4.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 13.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 56.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 26.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wundowie (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 83 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 715 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $83. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $715. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wundowie (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 239 66.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 97 27.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 0.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wundowie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 66.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.0% were single (or lone) person households and 0.8% 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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