2011 Census QuickStats

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Kojonup (S)

Code LGA54550 (LGA)
People 1,982
Male 983
Female 999
Median age 41
Families 551
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,014
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $954
Median monthly mortgage repayments $932
Median weekly rent $103
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 Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 1,982 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 983 49.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 999 50.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 98 4.9 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,982 people in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.9% of the population.

Age Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 163 8.2 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 137 6.9 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 122 6.2 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 84 4.2 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 99 5.0 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 108 5.4 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 108 5.4 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 101 5.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 149 7.5 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 171 8.6 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 142 7.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 143 7.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 114 5.8 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 92 4.6 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 84 4.2 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 69 3.5 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 58 2.9 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 38 1.9 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 899 57.7 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 40 2.6 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 84 5.4 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 102 6.5 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 433 27.8 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 57.7% were married and 8.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 779 57.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 160 11.8 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 416 30.7 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 36 8.1 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 110 24.7 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 69 15.5 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 1.3 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 53 11.9 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.7 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 1.3 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 23 5.2 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 2.7 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 12 2.7 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 116 26.0 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 446 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas) 22.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 41.1% were in primary school, 13.8% in secondary school and 8.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,637 82.6 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 345 18.3 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 149 7.9 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 109 5.8 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,280 68.0 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), 68.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 605 60.6 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 271 27.1 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 84 8.4 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 39 3.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 999 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 999 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 60.6% were employed full time, 27.1% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 99 10.3 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 82 8.5 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 92 9.6 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 96 10.0 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 505 52.5 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 528 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,158 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 954 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas) was $528.

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

Unpaid work Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,151 73.8 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 521 33.4 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 175 11.2 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 578 37.0 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.4% 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, 37.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 254 16.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 415 26.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 215 13.8 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 267 17.1 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 259 47.0 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 221 40.1 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 65 11.8 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.1 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), 40.1% were couple families with children, 47.0% were couple families without children and 11.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.9 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.1 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas) 20.9% of single parents were male and 79.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,464 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,465 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,465 and those without children was $1,464.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 117 24.3 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 25 5.2 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 107 22.2 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 68 14.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 20 4.1 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 75 15.6 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 39 8.1 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 31 6.4 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 24.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 22.2% 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 Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 752 75.4 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 246 24.6 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), 75.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 24.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 702 93.4 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 20 2.7 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 19 2.5 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 1.5 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.4% were separate houses, 2.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 1.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.5 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 2.7 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 100 13.3 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 337 44.9 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 277 36.9 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 1.7 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 13.3% had 2 bedrooms and 44.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 331 44.0 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 159 21.1 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 228 30.3 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 17 2.3 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 2.3 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), 44.0% were owned outright, 21.1% were owned with a mortgage and 30.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 549 73.0 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 189 25.1 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 14 1.9 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 73.0% were family households, 25.1% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.9 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.7 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), 30.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.7% 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 Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 103 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 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 Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 932 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.4 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.6 -- 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 Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 42 5.6 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 191 25.4 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 277 36.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 214 28.5 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 3.6 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), 25.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.5% 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 Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 98 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 38 38.8 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 60 61.2 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 98 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 38 (or 38.8%) were male and 60 (or 61.2%) 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 Kojonup (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 3.1 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 762 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $762.

Mortgage and rent Kojonup (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 90 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 165 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kojonup (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $90 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $165.

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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