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Centennial Park (WA)

Code SSC50147 (SSC)
People 567
Male 252
Female 315
Median age 47
Families 135
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 407
Average people per household 1.7
Median weekly household income $579
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,424
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 567 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 252 44.4 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 315 55.6 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 3.3 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 567 people in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs) of these 44.4% were male and 55.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.3% of the population.

Age Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 31 5.4 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 18 3.2 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 20 3.5 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 30 5.3 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 45 7.9 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 39 6.9 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 29 5.1 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 22 3.9 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 28 4.9 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 31 5.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 30 5.3 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 37 6.5 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 33 5.8 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 24 4.2 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 35 6.2 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 50 8.8 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 35 6.2 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 32 5.6 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 11.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 30.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 158 31.4 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 15 3.0 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 79 15.7 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 75 14.9 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 176 35.0 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 31.4% were married and 18.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 139 31.0 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 47 10.5 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 262 58.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 31.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 61 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 4 3.3 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 19 15.6 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 5.7 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 4.9 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 16 13.1 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 21 17.2 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 3.3 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 45 36.9 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 122 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs) 21.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.4% were in primary school, 13.1% in secondary school and 20.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 391 68.7 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 191 36.5 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 52 9.9 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 31 5.9 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 249 47.6 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 47.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 111 48.1 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 77 33.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 26 11.3 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 17 7.4 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 231 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 231 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs). Of these 48.1% were employed full time, 33.3% were employed part-time and 7.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 32 15.0 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 18 8.4 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 30 14.0 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 40 18.7 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 73 34.1 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 15.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

Occupation Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 395 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 764 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 579 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs) was $395.

Travel to work, top responses Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 322 64.0 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 98 19.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 42 8.4 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 104 20.6 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 19.5% provided care for children and 8.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 88 17.5 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 132 26.3 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 43 8.6 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 11.8 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 26.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 73 54.5 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 30 22.4 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 31 23.1 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 Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 22.4% were couple families with children, 54.5% were couple families without children and 23.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.8 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.2 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs) 11.8% of single parents were male and 88.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 8 8.2 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 4.1 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 15.3 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 6 6.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 7.1 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 38 38.8 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 10 10.2 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 10.2 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 8.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 15.3% 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 Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 303 81.9 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 67 18.1 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 81.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 204 67.3 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 33 10.9 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 59 19.5 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 2.3 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 67.3% were separate houses, 10.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 19.5% were flats, units or apartments and 2.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 19 6.2 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 128 42.1 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 128 42.1 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 16 5.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 3.3 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.2% had 1 bedroom, 42.1% had 2 bedrooms and 42.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 1.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 120 39.6 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 35 11.6 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 136 44.9 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.0 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 3.0 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 39.6% were owned outright, 11.6% were owned with a mortgage and 44.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 129 42.7 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 163 54.0 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 3.3 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 42.7% were family households, 54.0% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 50.7 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.5 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 50.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.5% 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 Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.9 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.1 -- 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 Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,424 -- 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 Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 38 12.6 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 182 60.3 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 42 13.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 26 8.6 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 4.6 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 60.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 13.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.6% 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 Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 47.4 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 10 52.6 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 47.4%) were male and 10 (or 52.6%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 633 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $633.

Mortgage and rent Centennial Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 96 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Centennial Park (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $96 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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