Whoever this is, declined to leave a message. When I called back, I got a recorded message saying "this number is not in service...", consistent with scam callers. Caller: "Health and Wellness survey"
Female caller. Asked my age - looking for someone between 50-80. She politely ended the call as I didn't meet the criteria
Caller: Purporting to be from 'Australian Health...' suggestive that a Govt Department
Likely scam - call centre based, male caller, requesting whether anyone in the household over 50 years of age. As soon as I replied 'No' caller hang up.
Overseas scammer "Australian Health and Wellness Forum" using a spoofed (fake) number from the Philippines. Diverted to the scammer answering machine, I hope they enjoyed the chat with it. Called home number and didn't leave VM so suspect telemarketer/scammer. Previous comments support the theory. Thanks everyone for commenting. Male voice - couldn't understand a word he said - possibly Indian accent. Just hung up. I answered call but no one there. Waited a little while. Caller: Australian Health and Wellness Survey
Asked if I had 2 minutes to do a survey.
I called back, phn co msg, "this number not connected". No message left on a/machine Caller: Aus Health and Wellness Survey
Health and Wellness Survey SCAM
11 complaints this year
11 total complaints
Anonymous on 0421 800 139
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Katherine Morrison on 0407 200 225
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Anonymous on (03) 9123 1617
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Anonymous on (03) 8609 0089
Hangs up after call answered.
In 2006, there were 19,235 persons usually resident in Ballajura: 49.2% were males and 50.8% were females. Of the total population in Ballajura 1.2% were Indigenous persons, compared with 2.3% Indigenous persons in Australia. more
62.1% of persons usually resident in Ballajura stated they were born in Australia. Other common responses within Ballajura were: England 6.2%, Viet Nam 3.9%, New Zealand 2.2%, India 1.6% and Malaysia 1.6%.
The most common responses for occupation for employed persons usually resident in Ballajura were Technicians and Trades Workers 17.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 17.2%, Professionals 12.5%, Labourers 12.1% and Sales Workers 11.6%.
There were 5,064 families in Ballajura: 57.7% were couple families with children, 25.4% were couple families without children, 15.9% were one parent families and 1.1% were other families.
* statistcs taken from the 2006 Census for postal area 6066 conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics