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Perenjori (S)

Code LGA57000 (LGA)
People 904
Male 608
Female 296
Median age 38
Families 146
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 288
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,105
Median monthly mortgage repayments $867
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 904 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 608 67.3 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 296 32.7 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 52 5.8 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 904 people in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 67.3% were male and 32.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.8% of the population.

Age Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 37 4.1 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 43 4.8 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 44 4.9 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 25 2.8 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 53 5.9 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 111 12.3 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 91 10.1 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 70 7.7 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 89 9.8 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 79 8.7 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 81 9.0 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 71 7.8 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 46 5.1 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 29 3.2 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 1.3 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 11 1.2 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 10 1.1 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.3 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 363 46.5 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 24 3.1 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 55 7.0 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 17 2.2 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 322 41.2 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 46.5% were married and 10.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 203 56.9 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 66 18.5 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 88 24.6 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 11 5.7 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 51 26.3 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 3.1 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 13 6.7 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 1.5 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.5 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 4.1 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 4.6 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 3.1 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 84 43.3 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 194 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas) 21.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.4% were in primary school, 9.8% in secondary school and 8.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 668 73.9 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 188 22.8 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 65 7.9 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 48 5.8 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 525 63.6 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), 63.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 485 79.6 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 78 12.8 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 39 6.4 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 1.1 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 609 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 609 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 79.6% were employed full time, 12.8% were employed part-time and 1.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 27 4.5 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 22 3.7 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 28 4.7 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 24 4.0 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 463 77.0 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), 4.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 3.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 77.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,297 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,471 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,105 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas) was $1,297.

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

Unpaid work Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 395 50.4 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 188 24.0 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 56 7.2 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 172 22.0 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.0% provided care for children and 7.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 129 16.5 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 125 16.0 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 59 7.5 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 82 10.5 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), 16.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 65 44.2 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 69 46.9 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 13 8.8 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 Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), 46.9% were couple families with children, 44.2% were couple families without children and 8.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Perenjori (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 Perenjori (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 Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,714 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,395 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,395 and those without children was $1,714.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 48 34.8 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 7.2 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 13.8 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 26 18.8 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 2.2 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 10 7.2 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 14 10.1 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 5.8 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 34.8% had both partners employed full-time, 7.2% had both employed part-time and 13.8% 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 Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 194 71.1 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 79 28.9 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), 71.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 28.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 188 96.9 638,768 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 6 3.1 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), 96.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 2.6 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 10.3 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 87 44.8 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 79 40.7 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.5 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 10.3% had 2 bedrooms and 44.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 94 48.5 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 38 19.6 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 55 28.4 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 2.1 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.5 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), 48.5% were owned outright, 19.6% were owned with a mortgage and 28.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 146 74.9 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 41 21.0 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 4.1 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 74.9% were family households, 21.0% were single person households and 4.1% were group households.

Household income Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.0 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.1 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), 25.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.1% 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 Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.3 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.7 -- 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 Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.2 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.8 -- 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 Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 7 3.6 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 42 21.5 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 68 34.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 75 38.5 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.5 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), 21.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.5% 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 Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 52 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 31 59.6 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 21 40.4 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 52 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 31 (or 59.6%) were male and 21 (or 40.4%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Perenjori (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 3.2 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 974 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $974.

Mortgage and rent Perenjori (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 168 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Perenjori (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $168 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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