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Dumbleyung (S)

Code LGA53010 (LGA)
People 605
Male 324
Female 281
Median age 40
Families 172
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 376
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $810
Median monthly mortgage repayments $813
Median weekly rent $80
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 605 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 324 53.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 281 46.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 2.2 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 605 people in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 53.6% were male and 46.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 41 6.8 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 44 7.3 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 41 6.8 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 16 2.7 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 14 2.3 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 41 6.8 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 41 6.8 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 51 8.5 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 33 5.5 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 41 6.8 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 56 9.3 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 51 8.5 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 31 5.1 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 30 5.0 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 33 5.5 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 16 2.7 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 14 2.3 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 9 1.5 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 296 61.0 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 1.9 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 40 8.2 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 26 5.4 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 114 23.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 61.0% were married and 10.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 258 58.8 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 53 12.1 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 128 29.2 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 10 7.7 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 56 43.1 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.3 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 9 6.9 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.3 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.3 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 5.4 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 4.6 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 33 25.4 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 130 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas) 21.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 45.7% were in primary school, 11.6% in secondary school and 9.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 507 83.9 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 82 14.1 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 41 7.0 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 38 6.5 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 422 72.4 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), 72.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 226 64.6 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 90 25.7 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 5.4 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 15 4.3 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 350 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 350 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 64.6% were employed full time, 25.7% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 36 10.7 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 7.7 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 26 7.7 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 14 4.1 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 216 63.9 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), 10.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 63.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 497 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 958 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 810 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas) was $497.

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

Unpaid work Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 377 77.9 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 159 32.8 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 54 11.2 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 217 44.9 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.8% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 44.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 109 22.5 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 124 25.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 67 13.8 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 77 15.9 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), 25.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 94 54.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 67 38.7 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 12 6.9 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), 38.7% were couple families with children, 54.3% were couple families without children and 6.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 46.7 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 53.3 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas) 46.7% of single parents were male and 53.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,517 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 911 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $911 and those without children was $1,517.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 40 25.0 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 2.5 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 54 33.8 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 21 13.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 2.5 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 20 12.5 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 8 5.0 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 5.6 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 25.0% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 33.8% 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 Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 258 69.7 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 112 30.3 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), 69.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 30.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 245 95.0 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 2.7 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 6 2.3 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), 95.0% were separate houses, 2.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 3.1 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 35 13.5 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 122 47.1 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 91 35.1 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.2 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 13.5% had 2 bedrooms and 47.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 135 52.5 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 50 19.5 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 63 24.5 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.2 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 2.3 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), 52.5% were owned outright, 19.5% were owned with a mortgage and 24.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 176 68.2 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 79 30.6 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.2 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 68.2% were family households, 30.6% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.9 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.2 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), 33.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.2% 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 Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 80 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 813 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 8 3.1 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 73 28.2 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 95 36.7 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 76 29.3 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.7 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), 28.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.3% 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 Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 13 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 46.2 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 7 53.8 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 13 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 46.2%) were male and 7 (or 53.8%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Dumbleyung (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 6 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 6, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Dumbleyung (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 82 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Dumbleyung (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $82 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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