2011 Census QuickStats

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Mundaring (S)

Code LGA56090 (LGA)
People 36,529
Male 18,766
Female 17,763
Median age 40
Families 10,049
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 13,836
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,531
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,842
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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People — demographics & education
People Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 36,529 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 18,766 51.4 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 17,763 48.6 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 987 2.7 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 36,529 people in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,945 5.3 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 2,301 6.3 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 2,722 7.5 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 2,784 7.6 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 2,177 6.0 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,614 4.4 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,776 4.9 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 2,385 6.5 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 2,936 8.0 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 3,057 8.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 2,911 8.0 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 2,579 7.1 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 2,514 6.9 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,775 4.9 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,185 3.2 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 824 2.3 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 577 1.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 468 1.3 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 15,674 53.0 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 959 3.2 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 2,526 8.5 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,263 4.3 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 9,142 30.9 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 53.0% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 13,945 54.6 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 2,601 10.2 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 9,000 35.2 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 502 4.2 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 2,122 17.7 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 437 3.6 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 631 5.3 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 870 7.3 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 668 5.6 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 875 7.3 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 786 6.6 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,126 9.4 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 189 1.6 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 3,784 31.6 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 11,990 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas) 32.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.6% were in primary school, 20.1% in secondary school and 15.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 24,640 67.4 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 11,318 34.4 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 3,380 10.3 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 2,454 7.5 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 15,746 47.9 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), 47.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 10,690 58.1 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 5,819 31.6 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 1,159 6.3 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 719 3.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 18,387 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 18,387 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 58.1% were employed full time, 31.6% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 2,180 12.3 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,801 10.2 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 1,838 10.4 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 2,657 15.0 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 8,031 45.5 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), 12.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 644 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,779 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,531 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas) was $644.

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

Unpaid work Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 21,200 71.7 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 8,658 29.3 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 3,175 10.7 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 5,806 19.6 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.3% provided care for children and 10.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 5,835 19.7 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 7,577 25.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 4,164 14.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 3,621 12.2 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), 25.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,035 40.2 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 4,594 45.7 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,329 13.2 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 90 0.9 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), 45.7% were couple families with children, 40.2% were couple families without children and 13.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas) 20.0% of single parents were male and 80.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,223 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,528 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,528 and those without children was $2,223.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,604 18.6 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 379 4.4 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 2,045 23.7 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,386 16.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 442 5.1 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,402 16.2 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 552 6.4 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 820 9.5 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 18.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 23.7% 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 Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 12,391 93.3 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 895 6.7 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 11,932 96.3 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 333 2.7 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 95 0.8 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 29 0.2 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), 96.3% were separate houses, 2.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 18 0.1 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 183 1.5 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,034 8.3 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 4,516 36.4 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 6,397 51.6 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 243 2.0 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 8.3% had 2 bedrooms and 36.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 4,622 37.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 5,729 46.2 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,640 13.2 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 73 0.6 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 327 2.6 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), 37.3% were owned outright, 46.2% were owned with a mortgage and 13.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 9,873 79.7 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 2,299 18.6 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 221 1.8 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 79.7% were family households, 18.6% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.7 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.6 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), 18.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.6% 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 Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.9 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.1 -- 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 Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,842 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.1 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.9 -- 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 Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 366 3.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,846 23.0 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 4,935 39.8 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 3,884 31.3 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 360 2.9 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), 23.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.3% 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 Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 986 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 709 71.9 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 277 28.1 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 986 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 709 (or 71.9%) were male and 277 (or 28.1%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mundaring (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 3.5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,420 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,420.

Mortgage and rent Mundaring (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,025 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mundaring (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,025.

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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