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Koorda (S)

Code LGA54690 (LGA)
People 437
Male 236
Female 201
Median age 42
Families 117
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 273
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $865
Median monthly mortgage repayments $379
Median weekly rent $86
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 437 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 236 54.0 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 201 46.0 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 2.8 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 437 people in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 54.0% were male and 46.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.8% of the population.

Age Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 47 10.8 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 35 8.0 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 21 4.8 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 10 2.3 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 21 4.8 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 27 6.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 34 7.8 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 21 4.8 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 6.2 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 19 4.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 37 8.5 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 36 8.3 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 5.7 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 4.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 23 5.3 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 3.0 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 2.8 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 1.4 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 182 55.0 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 11 3.3 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 36 10.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 21 6.3 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 81 24.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 55.0% were married and 13.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 165 56.1 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 38 12.9 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 91 31.0 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 54 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 8 9.8 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 51 62.2 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 5 6.1 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 3 3.7 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 4.9 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 11 13.4 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 82 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas) 19.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 63.0% were in primary school, 9.9% in secondary school and 3.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 373 85.9 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 64 15.1 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 32 7.5 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 33 7.8 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 295 69.6 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), 69.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 142 68.3 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 47 22.6 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 5.8 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 3.4 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 208 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 208 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 68.3% were employed full time, 22.6% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 20 9.9 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 15 7.4 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 15 7.4 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 21 10.4 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 121 59.9 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 59.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 53 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 53 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 502 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 859 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 865 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas) was $502.

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

Unpaid work Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 258 77.7 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 101 30.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 21 6.3 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 121 36.6 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.5% provided care for children and 6.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 36.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 74 22.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 73 22.0 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 53 16.0 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 17.8 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), 22.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 57 48.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 49 41.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 12 10.2 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 Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), 41.5% were couple families with children, 48.3% were couple families without children and 10.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,468 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 974 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $974 and those without children was $1,468.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 21 19.8 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.8 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 18 17.0 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 20 18.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 2.8 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 26 24.5 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 6 5.7 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 8.5 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 19.8% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 17.0% 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 Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 177 67.3 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 86 32.7 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), 67.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 32.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 176 100.0 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 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 Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 2.3 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 27 15.3 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 91 51.4 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 55 31.1 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.3% had 1 bedroom, 15.3% had 2 bedrooms and 51.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 90 51.4 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 34 19.4 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 46 26.3 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 2.9 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), 51.4% were owned outright, 19.4% were owned with a mortgage and 26.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 116 66.3 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 52 29.7 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 4.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 66.3% were family households, 29.7% were single person households and 4.0% were group households.

Household income Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.8 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.8 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), 34.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.8% 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 Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 86 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 379 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 0 0.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 44 24.9 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 77 43.5 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 53 29.9 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.7 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), 24.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.9% 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 Koorda (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 25.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 9 75.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 37 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 25.0%) were male and 9 (or 75.0%) were female. The median age was 37 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Koorda (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 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 287 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Koorda (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 6, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $287.

Mortgage and rent Koorda (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 1,165 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Koorda (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 $1,165.

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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