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Peppermint Grove (S)

Code LGA56930 (LGA)
People 1,528
Male 687
Female 841
Median age 40
Families 384
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 581
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,685
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $370
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 1,528 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 687 45.0 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 841 55.0 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 0.5 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,528 people in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 45.0% were male and 55.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 34 2.2 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 94 6.2 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 162 10.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 184 12.0 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 118 7.7 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 64 4.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 39 2.6 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 51 3.3 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 81 5.3 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 104 6.8 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 128 8.4 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 127 8.3 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 91 6.0 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 75 4.9 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 56 3.7 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 47 3.1 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 33 2.2 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 40 2.6 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 686 55.5 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 1.4 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 53 4.3 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 49 4.0 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 431 34.9 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 55.5% were married and 5.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 597 58.1 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 45 4.4 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 386 37.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 14 2.2 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 46 7.1 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 0.6 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 89 13.7 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 4 0.6 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 13 2.0 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 177 27.2 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 2.2 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 140 21.5 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 11 1.7 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 139 21.4 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 651 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas) 42.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.3% were in primary school, 29.6% in secondary school and 23.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,031 67.6 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 385 27.6 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 120 8.6 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 141 10.1 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 748 53.7 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), 53.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 326 52.2 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 245 39.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 35 5.6 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 18 2.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 624 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 624 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 52.2% were employed full time, 39.3% were employed part-time and 2.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 118 19.5 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 66 10.9 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 60 9.9 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 51 8.4 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 275 45.4 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), 19.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,028 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,912 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,685 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas) was $1,028.

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

Unpaid work Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 848 68.6 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 347 28.1 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 127 10.3 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 349 28.3 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.1% provided care for children and 10.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 285 23.1 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 249 20.2 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 168 13.6 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 142 11.5 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), 20.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 154 40.2 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 189 49.3 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 36 9.4 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.0 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), 49.3% were couple families with children, 40.2% were couple families without children and 9.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.5 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.5 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas) 12.5% of single parents were male and 87.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 3,125 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 4,300 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $4,300 and those without children was $3,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 36 10.6 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 17 5.0 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 64 18.8 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 76 22.4 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 26 7.6 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 64 18.8 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 12 3.5 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 45 13.2 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 10.6% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 18.8% 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 Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 489 91.4 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 46 8.6 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), 91.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 390 79.8 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 1.8 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 90 18.4 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 Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), 79.8% were separate houses, 1.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 18.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.8 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 21 4.3 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 57 11.7 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 136 27.8 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 268 54.8 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.6 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 4.3% had 1 bedroom, 11.7% had 2 bedrooms and 27.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 247 50.4 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 121 24.7 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 109 22.2 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.8 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 1.8 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), 50.4% were owned outright, 24.7% were owned with a mortgage and 22.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 373 76.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 99 20.3 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 16 3.3 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 76.4% were family households, 20.3% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.6 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 35.5 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), 11.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 35.5% 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 Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 370 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.9 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.1 -- 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 Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 13 2.7 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 119 24.3 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 201 41.0 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 141 28.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 16 3.3 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), 24.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.8% 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 Peppermint Grove (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 7 100.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Peppermint Grove (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 7 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Peppermint Grove (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 Peppermint Grove (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 Peppermint Grove (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 Peppermint Grove (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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