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Mingenew (S)

Code LGA55530 (LGA)
People 480
Male 261
Female 219
Median age 39
Families 130
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 248
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $981
Median monthly mortgage repayments $309
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 480 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 261 54.4 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 219 45.6 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 6.1 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 480 people in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 54.4% were male and 45.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.1% of the population.

Age Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 36 7.5 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 41 8.5 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 33 6.9 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 17 3.5 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 27 5.6 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 37 7.7 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 4.0 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 41 8.5 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 26 5.4 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 29 6.0 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 36 7.5 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 48 10.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 31 6.5 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 4.4 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 3.8 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 1.0 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 2.5 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.6 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 189 52.4 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 2.8 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 32 8.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 20 5.5 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 110 30.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 52.4% were married and 12.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 67 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 170 53.1 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 43 13.4 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 107 33.4 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 8 6.6 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 59 48.8 129,300 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 3 2.5 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.5 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 7.4 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 39 32.2 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 121 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas) 26.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 47.6% were in primary school, 7.3% in secondary school and 7.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 423 88.5 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 43 9.5 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 31 6.9 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 34 7.5 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 344 76.1 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), 76.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 166 66.1 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 42 16.7 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 20 8.0 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 23 9.2 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 251 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 251 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 66.1% were employed full time, 16.7% were employed part-time and 9.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 15 6.5 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 12 5.2 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 16 6.9 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 16 6.9 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 155 67.1 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), 6.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 67.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 59 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 59 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 700 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,399 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 981 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas) was $700.

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

Unpaid work Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 246 68.1 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 108 29.8 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 40 11.0 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 142 39.4 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.8% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 39.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 69 19.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 81 22.5 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 40 11.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 52 14.4 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), 22.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 55 42.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 54 41.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 18 13.8 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.3 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), 41.5% were couple families with children, 42.3% were couple families without children and 13.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,125 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,062 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Mingenew (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 $2,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 29 26.9 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 4.6 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 19.4 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 15 13.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 5.6 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 13.0 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 8 7.4 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 9.3 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 26.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 19.4% 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 Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 181 78.0 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 51 22.0 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), 78.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 168 92.8 638,768 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 4 2.2 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 5.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), 92.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.2% were flats, units or apartments and 5.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 2.2 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 3.8 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 24 13.2 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 78 42.9 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 61 33.5 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 4.4 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 13.2% had 2 bedrooms and 42.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 75 41.4 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 30 16.6 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 65 35.9 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.7 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 4.4 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), 41.4% were owned outright, 16.6% were owned with a mortgage and 35.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 128 69.9 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 55 30.1 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 69.9% were family households, 30.1% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.6 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), 21.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.6% 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 Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.1 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.9 -- 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 Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 309 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.6 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.4 -- 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 Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 7 3.8 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 39 21.4 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 62 34.1 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 62 34.1 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 6.6 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), 21.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.1% 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 Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 28 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 50.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 14 50.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 28 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 50.0%) were male and 14 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mingenew (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 5.3 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Mingenew (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 145 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mingenew (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $145 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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