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Donnybrook-Balingup (S)

Code LGA52870 (LGA)
People 5,320
Male 2,679
Female 2,641
Median age 44
Families 1,520
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,453
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $990
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,404
Median weekly rent $195
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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People — demographics & education
People Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 5,320 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,679 50.4 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,641 49.6 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 104 2.0 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,320 people in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 300 5.6 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 357 6.7 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 382 7.2 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 289 5.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 181 3.4 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 217 4.1 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 215 4.0 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 326 6.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 398 7.5 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 397 7.5 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 480 9.0 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 480 9.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 444 8.3 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 343 6.4 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 221 4.2 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 131 2.5 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 85 1.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 77 1.4 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,387 55.8 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 128 3.0 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 432 10.1 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 223 5.2 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,110 25.9 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 55.8% were married and 13.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,104 56.7 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 457 12.3 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,152 31.0 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 85 6.2 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 347 25.3 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 99 7.2 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 38 2.8 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 180 13.1 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 41 3.0 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 64 4.7 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 107 7.8 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 65 4.7 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 30 2.2 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 314 22.9 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,370 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas) 25.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.4% were in primary school, 20.8% in secondary school and 12.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 4,027 75.7 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,299 25.9 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 454 9.0 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 323 6.4 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,943 58.6 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), 58.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,429 55.8 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 840 32.8 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 194 7.6 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 100 3.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,563 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,563 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 55.8% were employed full time, 32.8% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 290 11.8 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 267 10.8 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 284 11.5 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 286 11.6 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,146 46.5 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 496 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,278 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 990 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas) was $496.

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

Unpaid work Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,188 74.5 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,177 27.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 437 10.2 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,109 25.9 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.5% provided care for children and 10.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 744 17.4 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,082 25.3 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 692 16.2 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 668 15.6 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), 25.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 750 49.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 592 38.9 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 169 11.1 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 0.6 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), 38.9% were couple families with children, 49.3% were couple families without children and 11.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.7 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.3 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas) 20.7% of single parents were male and 79.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,599 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,062 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,062 and those without children was $1,599.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 200 14.9 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 77 5.7 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 291 21.6 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 190 14.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 89 6.6 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 264 19.6 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 94 7.0 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 141 10.5 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 14.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.7% had both employed part-time and 21.6% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

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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 Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,969 83.3 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 396 16.7 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), 83.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,910 96.9 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 0.3 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 37 1.9 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 15 0.8 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), 96.9% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 47 2.4 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 285 14.5 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 823 41.8 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 791 40.2 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 1.0 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.4% had 1 bedroom, 14.5% had 2 bedrooms and 41.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 835 42.4 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 743 37.7 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 331 16.8 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 16 0.8 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 44 2.2 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), 42.4% were owned outright, 37.7% were owned with a mortgage and 16.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,507 76.5 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 433 22.0 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 30 1.5 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 76.5% were family households, 22.0% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.4 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.2 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
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In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), 28.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.2% 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 Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 195 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,404 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 62 3.1 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 523 26.5 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 779 39.5 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 563 28.6 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 43 2.2 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), 26.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.6% 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 Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 104 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 39 37.5 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 65 62.5 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 104 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 39 (or 37.5%) were male and 65 (or 62.5%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Donnybrook-Balingup (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 3.2 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,042 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,042.

Mortgage and rent Donnybrook-Balingup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 188 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,387 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Donnybrook-Balingup (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $188 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,387.

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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