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Amelup

Code SSC50009 (SSC)
People 186
Male 114
Female 72
Median age 34
Families 52
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 113
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,166
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 186 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 114 61.3 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 72 38.7 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 186 people in Amelup (State Suburbs) of these 61.3% were male and 38.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 14 7.5 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 14 7.5 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 13 7.0 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 7 3.7 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 13 7.0 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 14 7.5 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 14 7.5 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 7 3.7 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 14 7.5 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 12 6.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 25 13.4 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 13 7.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 14 7.5 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 7 3.7 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 0 0.0 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 1.6 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.6 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 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Amelup (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 99 68.3 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 3 2.1 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 3 2.1 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3 2.1 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 37 25.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Amelup (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 68.3% were married and 4.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 0 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Amelup (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 89 68.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 6 4.6 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 35 26.9 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Amelup (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 28 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Amelup (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 28 years.

Education Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 3 8.1 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 12 32.4 129,300 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 8.1 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 0 0.0 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 3 8.1 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 8.1 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 13 35.1 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 37 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Amelup (State Suburbs) 20.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.5% were in primary school, 0.0% in secondary school and 8.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 150 80.2 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 29 16.9 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 8 4.7 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 8.7 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 120 69.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Amelup (State Suburbs), 69.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 94 76.4 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 23 18.7 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 3 2.4 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 2.4 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 123 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 123 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Amelup (State Suburbs). Of these 76.4% were employed full time, 18.7% were employed part-time and 2.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 5 4.3 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 6 5.2 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 6 5.2 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 8 6.9 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 88 75.9 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Amelup (State Suburbs), 4.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 75.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Amelup (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 613 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,350 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,166 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Amelup (State Suburbs) was $613.

Travel to work, top responses Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 123 83.7 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 51 35.2 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 12 8.3 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 81 55.1 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Amelup (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.2% provided care for children and 8.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 55.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 40 27.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 42 28.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 19 12.9 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 23 15.6 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Amelup (State Suburbs), 28.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 17 32.1 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 30 56.6 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 11.3 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 Amelup (State Suburbs), 56.6% were couple families with children, 32.1% were couple families without children and 11.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Amelup (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,018 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,343 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Amelup (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,343 and those without children was $1,018.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 20 42.6 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 6.4 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 16 34.0 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 5 10.6 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 0 0.0 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 6.4 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Amelup (State Suburbs), of couple families, 42.6% had both partners employed full-time, 6.4% had both employed part-time and 34.0% 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 Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 76 74.5 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 26 25.5 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Amelup (State Suburbs), 74.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 25.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 77 100.0 638,768 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 0 0.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Amelup (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 9.1 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 5 6.5 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 30 39.0 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 35 45.5 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Amelup (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 9.1% had 1 bedroom, 6.5% had 2 bedrooms and 39.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 39 51.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 11 14.5 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 22 28.9 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 5.3 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Amelup (State Suburbs), 51.3% were owned outright, 14.5% were owned with a mortgage and 28.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 49 64.5 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 23 30.3 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 5.3 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Amelup (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.5% were family households, 30.3% were single person households and 5.3% were group households.

Household income Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Amelup (State Suburbs), 26.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 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 Amelup % 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 Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
None 0 0.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 14 18.2 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 28 36.4 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 35 45.5 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Amelup (State Suburbs), 18.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 45.5% 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 Amelup % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Amelup (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Amelup % 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 Amelup (State Suburbs), 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 Amelup % 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 Amelup (State Suburbs), 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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