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Mount Marshall (S)

Code LGA55880 (LGA)
People 486
Male 265
Female 221
Median age 39
Families 133
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 357
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $970
Median monthly mortgage repayments $860
Median weekly rent $60
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 486 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 265 54.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 221 45.5 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 486 people in Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 54.5% were male and 45.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 35 7.2 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 48 9.9 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 36 7.4 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 12 2.5 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 21 4.3 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 37 7.6 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 26 5.3 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 38 7.8 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 37 7.6 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 47 9.7 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 37 7.6 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 6.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 33 6.8 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 16 3.3 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 15 3.1 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 1.6 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 1.8 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 Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 231 62.3 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 1.6 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 25 6.7 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 10 2.7 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 99 26.7 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 62.3% were married and 8.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 202 60.7 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 45 13.5 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 86 25.8 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 8 7.0 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 67 58.8 129,300 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 4 3.5 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.6 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 3.5 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 5.3 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 2.6 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.6 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 14.0 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 114 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas) 23.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 58.8% were in primary school, 10.5% in secondary school and 7.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 431 88.9 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 62 13.3 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 36 7.7 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 22 4.7 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 345 74.2 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), 74.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 200 73.0 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 62 22.6 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 6 2.2 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 2.2 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 274 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 274 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 73.0% were employed full time, 22.6% were employed part-time and 2.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 29 10.6 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 17 6.2 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 17 6.2 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 21 7.7 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 180 65.9 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), 10.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 65.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 613 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,275 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 970 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas) was $613.

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

Unpaid work Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 298 80.8 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 116 31.3 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 33 8.9 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 198 53.5 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.3% provided care for children and 8.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 53.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 94 25.4 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 92 24.9 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 53 14.3 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 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 Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), 24.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% 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 Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 66 49.6 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 60 45.1 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 7 5.3 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 Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), 45.1% were couple families with children, 49.6% were couple families without children and 5.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Marshall (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 Mount Marshall (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 Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,156 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $1,156.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 37 29.1 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 37 29.1 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 23 18.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 5.5 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 10 7.9 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 3 2.4 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 7.9 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 29.1% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 29.1% 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 Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 188 55.6 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 150 44.4 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), 55.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 44.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 187 100.0 638,768 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 Mount Marshall (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 Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.6 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 10.6 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 88 46.6 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 75 39.7 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.6 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 Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 10.6% had 2 bedrooms and 46.6% 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 Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 92 48.9 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 35 18.6 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 50 26.6 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 4.3 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.6 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), 48.9% were owned outright, 18.6% were owned with a mortgage and 26.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 137 72.9 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 48 25.5 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.6 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 72.9% were family households, 25.5% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.4 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.6 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), 26.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.6% 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 Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 60 -- 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 Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 860 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.3 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.7 -- 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 Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 3 1.6 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 45 23.9 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 64 34.0 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 73 38.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.6 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), 23.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.8% 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 Mount Marshall (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mount Marshall (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 0 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Marshall (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Mount Marshall (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 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mount Marshall (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 $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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