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Karragullen

Code SSC50383 (SSC)
People 449
Male 248
Female 201
Median age 41
Families 123
Average children per family 2.3
All private dwellings 182
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,420
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $240
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 449 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 248 55.2 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 201 44.8 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.7 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 449 people in Karragullen (State Suburbs) of these 55.2% were male and 44.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 23 5.1 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 16 3.6 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 27 6.0 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 37 8.2 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 45 10.0 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 22 4.9 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 16 3.6 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 23 5.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 39 8.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 30 6.7 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 31 6.9 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 37 8.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 44 9.8 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 26 5.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 13 2.9 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 12 2.7 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.1 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.7 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Karragullen (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 203 52.5 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 1.8 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 13 3.4 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 18 4.7 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 146 37.7 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Karragullen (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.5% were married and 5.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Karragullen (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 176 52.4 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 24 7.1 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 136 40.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Karragullen (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 6 5.2 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 20 17.2 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 3.4 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 5 4.3 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 12 10.3 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 3.4 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 16 13.8 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 21 18.1 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.6 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 25 21.6 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 116 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Karragullen (State Suburbs) 25.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.0% were in primary school, 12.9% in secondary school and 31.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 330 73.3 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 152 36.0 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 30 7.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 55 13.0 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 185 43.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), 43.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 171 60.9 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 86 30.6 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 6.8 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 1.8 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 281 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 281 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Karragullen (State Suburbs). Of these 60.9% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 1.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 31 11.2 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 22 7.9 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 34 12.3 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 30 10.8 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 143 51.6 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Karragullen (State Suburbs), 11.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 51 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Karragullen (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 51 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 624 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,575 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,420 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Karragullen (State Suburbs) was $624.

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

Unpaid work Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 271 70.0 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 103 26.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 46 11.9 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 75 19.3 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.5% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 92 23.7 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 94 24.2 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 46 11.9 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 41 10.6 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Karragullen (State Suburbs), 24.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 44 36.1 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 62 50.8 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 12 9.8 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 3.3 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Karragullen (State Suburbs), 50.8% were couple families with children, 36.1% were couple families without children and 9.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Karragullen % 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 Karragullen (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 Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,062 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,750 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,750 and those without children was $1,062.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 15 14.4 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 9.6 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 29 27.9 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 16.3 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 6.7 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 6 5.8 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 11 10.6 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 8.7 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.4% had both partners employed full-time, 9.6% had both employed part-time and 27.9% 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 Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 144 81.8 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 32 18.2 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), 81.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 140 97.9 638,768 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 2.1 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Karragullen (State Suburbs), 97.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.1 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 9 6.2 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 53 36.6 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 77 53.1 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.1 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 6.2% had 2 bedrooms and 36.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 66 46.5 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 39 27.5 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 33 23.2 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 2.8 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 Karragullen (State Suburbs), 46.5% were owned outright, 27.5% were owned with a mortgage and 23.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 121 83.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 20 13.8 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 2.8 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.4% were family households, 13.8% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.3 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 18.3 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), 11.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 18.3% 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 Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 240 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.0 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.0 -- 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 Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
None 3 2.1 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 22 15.3 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 41 28.5 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 72 50.0 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 4.2 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), 15.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 50.0% 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 Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 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 Karragullen (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) 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 Karragullen % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,250 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Karragullen (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,250.

Mortgage and rent Karragullen % 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 Karragullen (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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