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Yalgoo (S)

Code LGA59350 (LGA)
People 406
Male 279
Female 127
Median age 33
Families 45
Average children per family 3
All private dwellings 84
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,231
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 406 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 279 68.7 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 127 31.3 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 91 22.6 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 406 people in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 68.7% were male and 31.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 22.6% of the population.

Age Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 17 4.2 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 13 3.2 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 23 5.7 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 4 1.0 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 56 13.9 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 58 14.4 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 39 9.7 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 43 10.7 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 39 9.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 26 6.5 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 32 7.9 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 22 5.5 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 11 2.7 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 8 2.0 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 9 2.2 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.7 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 126 35.7 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 2.3 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 21 5.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 6 1.7 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 192 54.4 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 35.7% were married and 8.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 41 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 24 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 32 30.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 24.8 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 47 44.8 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 30.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 24.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 7 6.1 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 14 12.2 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 3 2.6 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.6 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 7 6.1 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 3.5 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 5 4.3 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 72 62.6 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 115 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas) 28.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 12.2% were in primary school, 6.1% in secondary school and 9.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 277 69.1 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 82 25.2 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 20 6.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 16 4.9 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 208 63.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), 63.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 189 76.2 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 37 14.9 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 4.4 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 4.4 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 248 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 248 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 76.2% were employed full time, 14.9% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 18 7.4 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 18 7.4 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 6 2.5 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 12 4.9 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 177 72.5 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), 7.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 72.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,504 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,375 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,231 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas) was $1,504.

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

Unpaid work Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 161 45.5 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 77 21.9 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 18 5.1 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 45 12.7 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.9% provided care for children and 5.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 54 15.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 62 17.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 25 7.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 17 4.8 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), 17.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 17 38.6 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 17 38.6 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 22.7 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 Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), 38.6% were couple families with children, 38.6% were couple families without children and 22.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Yalgoo (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 Yalgoo (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 Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,708 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,250 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,250 and those without children was $1,708.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 7 22.6 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 9.7 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 5 16.1 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 5 16.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 3 9.7 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 3 9.7 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 16.1 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 22.6% had both partners employed full-time, 9.7% had both employed part-time and 16.1% 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 Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 54 93.1 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 4 6.9 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 54 94.7 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 5.3 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 0 0.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), 94.7% were separate houses, 5.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 7.0 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 17.5 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 13 22.8 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 27 47.4 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 5.3 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 7.0% had 1 bedroom, 17.5% had 2 bedrooms and 22.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 11 19.6 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 5 8.9 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 32 57.1 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 7.1 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 7.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), 19.6% were owned outright, 8.9% were owned with a mortgage and 57.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 43 76.8 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 13 23.2 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 76.8% were family households, 23.2% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.6 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.4 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), 25.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 15.4% 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 Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.7 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.3 -- 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 Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 4 7.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 13 22.8 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 13 22.8 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 36.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 10.5 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), 22.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 36.8% 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 Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 94 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 51 54.3 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 43 45.7 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 94 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 51 (or 54.3%) were male and 43 (or 45.7%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Yalgoo (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 4.2 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 966 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $966.

Mortgage and rent Yalgoo (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 50 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Yalgoo (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $50 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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