2011 Census QuickStats

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Cranbrook (S)

Code LGA52240 (LGA)
People 1,079
Male 578
Female 501
Median age 41
Families 296
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 525
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $842
Median monthly mortgage repayments $860
Median weekly rent $80
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 1,079 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 578 53.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 501 46.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 1.9 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,079 people in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 53.6% were male and 46.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

Age Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 86 8.0 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 79 7.3 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 71 6.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 42 3.9 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 50 4.6 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 41 3.8 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 73 6.8 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 74 6.8 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 79 7.3 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 77 7.1 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 87 8.0 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 75 6.9 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 79 7.3 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 58 5.4 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 48 4.4 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 3.1 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 19 1.8 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 0.9 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 487 57.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 30 3.6 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 74 8.8 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 35 4.1 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 219 25.9 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 57.6% were married and 12.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 65 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 415 57.3 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 88 12.2 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 221 30.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 22 7.9 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 88 31.5 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.1 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 5 1.8 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 33 11.8 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 11 3.9 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 18 6.5 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 8 2.9 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.2 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 85 30.5 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 279 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas) 25.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.9% were in primary school, 16.0% in secondary school and 8.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 851 78.8 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 212 21.2 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 68 6.8 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 75 7.5 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 646 64.5 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), 64.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 336 63.8 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 123 23.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 40 7.6 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 28 5.3 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 527 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 527 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 63.8% were employed full time, 23.3% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 38 7.6 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 42 8.4 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 45 9.0 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 34 6.8 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 301 60.3 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), 7.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 60.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

Occupation Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 485 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,031 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 842 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas) was $485.

Travel to work, top responses Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 596 70.4 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 230 27.2 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 84 9.9 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 262 31.0 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.2% provided care for children and 9.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 137 16.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 193 22.8 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 115 13.6 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 150 17.7 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), 22.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.7% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 142 47.8 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 114 38.4 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 38 12.8 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.0 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), 38.4% were couple families with children, 47.8% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.3 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.7 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas) 30.3% of single parents were male and 69.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,166 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,421 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,421 and those without children was $1,166.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 68 26.2 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 5.0 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 56 21.5 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 26 10.0 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 3.8 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 54 20.8 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 16 6.2 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 17 6.5 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 26.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 21.5% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 412 82.2 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 89 17.8 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), 82.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 406 98.3 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 1.7 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), 98.3% were separate houses, 1.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 18 4.3 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 52 12.5 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 198 47.7 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 142 34.2 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 1.2 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 4.3% had 1 bedroom, 12.5% had 2 bedrooms and 47.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 178 43.0 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 95 22.9 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 128 30.9 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 1.4 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 1.7 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), 43.0% were owned outright, 22.9% were owned with a mortgage and 30.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 297 71.9 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 111 26.9 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 1.2 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 71.9% were family households, 26.9% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.3 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), 33.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.6% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 80 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.4 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.6 -- 8.9 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 860 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.7 -- 10.2 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 12 2.9 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 109 26.3 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 147 35.5 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 127 30.7 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 4.6 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), 26.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 31.6 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 13 68.4 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 31.6%) were male and 13 (or 68.4%) were female. The median age was 9 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.8 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 350 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $350.

Mortgage and rent Cranbrook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 943 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Cranbrook (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $943.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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