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Glendalough

Code SSC50290 (SSC)
People 2,203
Male 1,133
Female 1,070
Median age 32
Families 468
Average children per family 1.3
All private dwellings 1,238
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $1,001
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,625
Median weekly rent $270
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 Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 2,203 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,133 51.4 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,070 48.6 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 1.1 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,203 people in Glendalough (State Suburbs) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 90 4.1 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 63 2.9 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 57 2.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 51 2.3 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 275 12.5 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 418 19.0 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 284 12.9 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 178 8.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 120 5.4 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 97 4.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 81 3.7 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 122 5.5 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 94 4.3 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 50 2.3 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 57 2.6 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 48 2.2 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 53 2.4 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 66 3.0 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Glendalough (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 9.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 628 31.5 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 71 3.6 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 208 10.4 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 115 5.8 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 972 48.7 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Glendalough (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 31.5% were married and 14.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 34 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Glendalough (State Suburbs) was 34 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 505 30.9 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 186 11.4 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 943 57.7 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 30.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 34 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Glendalough (State Suburbs) was 34 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 14 1.9 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 52 6.9 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 11 1.5 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 29 3.8 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 1.3 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 102 13.5 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 189 25.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 40 5.3 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 309 40.9 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 756 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Glendalough (State Suburbs) 34.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 8.3% were in primary school, 5.1% in secondary school and 38.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 846 38.4 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,218 63.9 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 116 6.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 84 4.4 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 489 25.6 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), 25.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 63.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 719 58.5 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 375 30.5 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 73 5.9 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 62 5.0 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,229 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,229 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Glendalough (State Suburbs). Of these 58.5% were employed full time, 30.5% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 96 8.2 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 181 15.5 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 100 8.6 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 262 22.5 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 455 39.0 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Glendalough (State Suburbs), 8.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 15.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 32 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 28 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Glendalough (State Suburbs) was 32 years and for people who were employed part-time was 28 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 585 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,305 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,001 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Glendalough (State Suburbs) was $585.

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

Unpaid work Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,169 58.7 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 299 15.0 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 151 7.6 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 253 12.7 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 15.0% provided care for children and 7.6% 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 Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 489 24.5 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 472 23.7 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 120 6.0 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 89 4.5 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Glendalough (State Suburbs), 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 6.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 238 50.9 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 121 25.9 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 80 17.1 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 29 6.2 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Glendalough (State Suburbs), 25.9% were couple families with children, 50.9% were couple families without children and 17.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Glendalough (State Suburbs) 16.0% of single parents were male and 84.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,801 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,634 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,634 and those without children was $1,801.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 81 22.7 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 33 9.2 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 79 22.1 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 65 18.2 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 17 4.8 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 31 8.7 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 22 6.2 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 29 8.1 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.7% had both partners employed full-time, 9.2% had both employed part-time and 22.1% 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 Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,000 91.1 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 98 8.9 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), 91.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 88 8.8 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 400 40.0 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 508 50.9 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Glendalough (State Suburbs), 8.8% were separate houses, 40.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 50.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 143 14.3 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 534 53.5 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 268 26.8 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 30 3.0 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 2.1 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.2 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 14.3% had 1 bedroom, 53.5% had 2 bedrooms and 26.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.2. The average household size was 1.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 144 14.4 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 249 24.9 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 576 57.7 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.3 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 2.7 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Glendalough (State Suburbs), 14.4% were owned outright, 24.9% were owned with a mortgage and 57.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 459 46.0 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 440 44.1 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 98 9.8 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), of all households, 46.0% were family households, 44.1% were single person households and 9.8% were group households.

Household income Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.3 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.1 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), 29.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.1% 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 Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 78.9 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 21.1 -- 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 Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
None 171 17.2 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 517 51.9 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 235 23.6 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 48 4.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 26 2.6 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), 51.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 4.8% 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 Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 27 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 40.7 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 16 59.3 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 28 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Glendalough (State Suburbs), there were 27 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 40.7%) were male and 16 (or 59.3%) were female. The median age was 28 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 466 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $466.

Mortgage and rent Glendalough % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 149 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,800 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Glendalough (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $149 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,800.

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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