2011 Census QuickStats

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Dingup

Code SSC50219 (SSC)
People 321
Male 160
Female 161
Median age 40
Families 83
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 132
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,261
Median monthly mortgage repayments $867
Median weekly rent $120
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 321 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 160 49.8 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 161 50.2 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 2.8 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 321 people in Dingup (State Suburbs) of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.8% of the population.

Age Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 15 4.6 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 29 9.0 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 42 13.0 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 24 7.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 10 3.1 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 4 1.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 6 1.9 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 28 8.7 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 34 10.5 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 36 11.1 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 20 6.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 26 8.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 24 7.4 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 12 3.7 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 3.1 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.9 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 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dingup (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 146 63.2 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 3.0 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 14 6.1 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 9 3.9 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 55 23.8 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dingup (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 63.2% were married and 9.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 62 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 48 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 65 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 18 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Dingup (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 18 years.

Social marital status Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 133 63.9 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 23 11.1 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 52 25.0 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Dingup (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dingup (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 6 5.6 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 27 25.2 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 17 15.9 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.8 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 30 28.0 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 7.5 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 0 0.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 4 3.7 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 12 11.2 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 107 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dingup (State Suburbs) 34.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.7% were in primary school, 34.5% in secondary school and 2.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 266 82.4 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 57 18.5 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 26 8.4 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 26 8.4 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 199 64.6 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Dingup (State Suburbs), 64.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 91 53.8 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 62 36.7 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 7.1 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 2.4 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 169 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 169 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dingup (State Suburbs). Of these 53.8% were employed full time, 36.7% were employed part-time and 2.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 24 14.5 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 16 9.7 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 23 13.9 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 12.1 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 64 38.8 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dingup (State Suburbs), 14.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Dingup (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 544 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,454 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,261 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dingup (State Suburbs) was $544.

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

Unpaid work Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 188 81.0 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 76 33.0 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 25 10.9 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 83 36.2 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Dingup (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.0% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 36.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 54 23.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 67 28.9 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 35 15.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 33 14.2 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Dingup (State Suburbs), 28.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 32 38.6 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 47 56.6 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 4 4.8 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 Dingup (State Suburbs), 56.6% were couple families with children, 38.6% were couple families without children and 4.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Dingup % 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 Dingup (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,416 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,458 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dingup (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,458 and those without children was $1,416.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 18 21.7 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 4.8 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 27 32.5 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 10.8 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.6 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 7 8.4 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 6 7.2 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 10.8 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Dingup (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 32.5% 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 Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 99 79.8 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 25 20.2 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Dingup (State Suburbs), 79.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 95 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 3 3.1 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Dingup (State Suburbs), 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 Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 6.0 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 3 3.0 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 40 40.0 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 51 51.0 333,932 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 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dingup (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.0% had 1 bedroom, 3.0% had 2 bedrooms and 40.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 36 36.4 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 45 45.5 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 12 12.1 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 3.0 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 3.0 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dingup (State Suburbs), 36.4% were owned outright, 45.5% were owned with a mortgage and 12.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 85 85.0 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 15 15.0 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Dingup (State Suburbs), of all households, 85.0% were family households, 15.0% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.1 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.6 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dingup (State Suburbs), 21.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.6% 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 Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 120 -- 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 Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.8 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.2 -- 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 Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
None 0 0.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 14 14.3 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 40 40.8 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 40 40.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 4.1 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Dingup (State Suburbs), 14.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 40.8% 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 Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 70.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 3 30.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 10 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Dingup (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 70.0%) were male and 3 (or 30.0%) were female. The median age was 10 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Dingup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 6 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 350 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Dingup (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 6, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $350.

Mortgage and rent Dingup % 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 Dingup (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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