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Tammin (S)

Code LGA58190 (LGA)
People 404
Male 232
Female 172
Median age 41
Families 106
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 194
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $957
Median monthly mortgage repayments $272
Median weekly rent $50
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 404 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 232 57.4 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 172 42.6 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 48 11.9 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 404 people in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 57.4% were male and 42.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 11.9% of the population.

Age Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 36 8.9 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 43 10.6 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 29 7.2 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 11 2.7 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 15 3.7 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 17 4.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 21 5.2 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 15 3.7 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 31 7.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 42 10.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 35 8.6 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 7.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 22 5.4 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 16 4.0 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 3.0 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 18 4.4 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.5 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 1.7 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 165 56.1 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 11 3.7 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 15 5.1 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 5.4 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 87 29.6 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 56.1% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 36 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 36 years.

Social marital status Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 149 55.4 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 9.7 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 94 34.9 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 7 5.6 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 58 46.8 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.4 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 8 6.5 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 4 3.2 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 2.4 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 7 5.6 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 34 27.4 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 124 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas) 31.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 49.2% were in primary school, 6.5% in secondary school and 5.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 338 83.7 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 61 16.2 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 18 4.8 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 5.1 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 278 73.9 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), 73.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 99 55.3 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 56 31.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 6.1 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 13 7.3 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 179 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 179 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 55.3% were employed full time, 31.3% were employed part-time and 7.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 15 9.0 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 12.7 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 15 9.0 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 12 7.2 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 91 54.8 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), 9.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 54.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 434 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 972 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 957 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas) was $434.

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

Unpaid work Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 203 68.8 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 117 39.8 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 37 12.5 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 98 33.4 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 39.8% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 33.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 51 17.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 71 24.1 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 33 11.2 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 47 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 Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), 24.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.2% 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 Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 43 40.6 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 49 46.2 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 10.4 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.8 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), 46.2% were couple families with children, 40.6% were couple families without children and 10.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 53.3 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 46.7 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas) 53.3% of single parents were male and 46.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,416 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,333 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,333 and those without children was $1,416.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 15 17.0 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 9.1 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 21.6 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 20.5 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.4 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 13 14.8 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 3 3.4 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 10.2 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 17.0% had both partners employed full-time, 9.1% had both employed part-time and 21.6% 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 Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 150 81.1 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 35 18.9 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), 81.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 144 96.0 638,768 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 6 4.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), 96.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.0 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 16.7 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 60 40.0 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 56 37.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 4.0 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 16.7% had 2 bedrooms and 40.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 71 47.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 30 20.0 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 39 26.0 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.0 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 4.7 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), 47.3% were owned outright, 20.0% were owned with a mortgage and 26.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 102 68.5 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 44 29.5 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 68.5% were family households, 29.5% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.0 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.3 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), 32.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.3% 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 Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 50 -- 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 Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 272 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.0 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.0 -- 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 Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 8 5.4 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 47 31.8 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 44 29.7 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 45 30.4 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.7 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), 31.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.4% 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 Tammin (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 48 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 23 47.9 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 25 52.1 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 48 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 23 (or 47.9%) were male and 25 (or 52.1%) 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 Tammin (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 4.7 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tammin (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.7, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Tammin (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 250 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Tammin (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 $250.

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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