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Narembeen (S)

Code LGA56370 (LGA)
People 812
Male 417
Female 395
Median age 44
Families 238
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 435
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $961
Median monthly mortgage repayments $650
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 812 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 417 51.4 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 395 48.6 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 2.5 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 812 people in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.5% of the population.

Age Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 44 5.4 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 49 6.0 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 54 6.7 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 25 3.1 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 42 5.2 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 43 5.3 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 33 4.1 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 47 5.8 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 57 7.0 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 58 7.1 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 83 10.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 57 7.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 42 5.2 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 52 6.4 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 32 3.9 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 37 4.6 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 30 3.7 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 27 3.3 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 415 62.9 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 2.0 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 34 5.2 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 44 6.7 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 154 23.3 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 62.9% were married and 6.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 379 65.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 43 7.4 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 157 27.1 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.4% were in a de facto marriage.

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

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

Education Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 17 9.6 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 58 32.6 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.7 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.7 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 28 15.7 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 2.2 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 6 3.4 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.7 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 56 31.5 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 178 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas) 21.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.0% were in primary school, 17.4% in secondary school and 3.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 672 82.7 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 133 17.6 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 61 8.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 31 4.1 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 532 70.3 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), 70.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 293 67.8 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 110 25.5 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 18 4.2 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 2.5 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 432 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 432 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 67.8% were employed full time, 25.5% were employed part-time and 2.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 35 8.3 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 38 9.0 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 35 8.3 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 23 5.5 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 273 64.7 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), 8.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 64.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 538 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,181 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 961 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas) was $538.

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

Unpaid work Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 460 69.9 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 173 26.2 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 69 10.5 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 264 40.0 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.2% provided care for children and 10.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 40.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 133 20.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 132 20.1 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 84 12.8 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 109 16.6 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), 20.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 131 55.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 87 36.7 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 19 8.0 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 Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), 36.7% were couple families with children, 55.3% were couple families without children and 8.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,478 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,562 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,562 and those without children was $1,478.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 50 23.0 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 3.7 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 55 25.3 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 35 16.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 4.1 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 36 16.6 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 11 5.1 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 6.0 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 23.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 25.3% 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 Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 324 76.6 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 99 23.4 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), 76.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 23.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 302 92.9 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 2.2 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 13 4.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.9 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), 92.9% were separate houses, 2.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 1.2 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 42 13.0 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 160 49.4 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 108 33.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 3.1 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 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 1.2% had 1 bedroom, 13.0% had 2 bedrooms and 49.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 153 47.4 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 58 18.0 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 98 30.3 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 2.5 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 1.9 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), 47.4% were owned outright, 18.0% were owned with a mortgage and 30.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 236 73.1 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 87 26.9 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 73.1% were family households, 26.9% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.3 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), 28.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.3% 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 Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.6 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.4 -- 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 Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 650 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 16 4.9 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 95 29.2 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 117 36.0 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 93 28.6 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 1.2 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), 29.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.6% 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 Narembeen (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 20 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 35.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 13 65.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 11 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 20 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 35.0%) were male and 13 (or 65.0%) were female. The median age was 11 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Narembeen (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 -- 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 Narembeen (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Narembeen (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 867 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Narembeen (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 $867.

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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