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Karrinyup

Code SSC50389 (SSC)
People 8,524
Male 4,058
Female 4,466
Median age 40
Families 2,329
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,381
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,791
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 8,524 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,058 47.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,466 52.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 53 0.6 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,524 people in Karrinyup (State Suburbs) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 594 7.0 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 605 7.1 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 575 6.7 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 547 6.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 415 4.9 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 409 4.8 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 434 5.1 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 678 8.0 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 716 8.4 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 586 6.9 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 522 6.1 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 474 5.6 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 452 5.3 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 422 5.0 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 356 4.2 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 279 3.3 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 214 2.5 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 244 2.9 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Karrinyup (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,696 54.8 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 141 2.1 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 540 8.0 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 428 6.3 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,942 28.8 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Karrinyup (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.8% were married and 10.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Karrinyup (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,373 56.2 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 501 8.3 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,130 35.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Karrinyup (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 162 6.1 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 457 17.3 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 203 7.7 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 109 4.1 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 174 6.6 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 137 5.2 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 292 11.1 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 123 4.7 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 416 15.7 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 37 1.4 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 532 20.1 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,642 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs) 31.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.1% were in primary school, 22.8% in secondary school and 20.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 5,807 68.1 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,984 37.2 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 811 10.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 577 7.2 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,642 45.4 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), 45.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 37.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,413 57.3 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,395 33.1 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 258 6.1 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 147 3.5 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,213 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 4,213 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Karrinyup (State Suburbs). Of these 57.3% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 552 13.6 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 451 11.1 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 389 9.6 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 528 13.0 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,886 46.4 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Karrinyup (State Suburbs), 13.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 724 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,266 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,791 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Karrinyup (State Suburbs) was $724.

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

Unpaid work Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,042 74.8 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,209 32.7 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 678 10.0 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,370 20.3 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.7% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,562 23.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,808 26.8 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 882 13.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 790 11.7 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Karrinyup (State Suburbs), 26.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 862 37.0 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,148 49.3 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 283 12.1 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 37 1.6 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Karrinyup (State Suburbs), 49.3% were couple families with children, 37.0% were couple families without children and 12.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs) 20.0% of single parents were male and 80.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,576 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,988 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,988 and those without children was $2,576.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 348 17.3 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 76 3.8 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 528 26.3 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 295 14.7 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 101 5.0 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 365 18.2 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 135 6.7 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 159 7.9 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 26.3% 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 Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,008 92.2 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 256 7.8 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), 92.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,572 85.5 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 305 10.1 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 127 4.2 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 Karrinyup (State Suburbs), 85.5% were separate houses, 10.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.2 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 104 3.5 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 237 7.9 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,301 43.3 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,320 43.9 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 39 1.3 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 7.9% had 2 bedrooms and 43.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,112 37.0 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,093 36.3 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 692 23.0 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 51 1.7 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 61 2.0 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Karrinyup (State Suburbs), 37.0% were owned outright, 36.3% were owned with a mortgage and 23.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 2,306 76.7 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 603 20.0 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 99 3.3 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.7% were family households, 20.0% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.7 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), 17.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.7% 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 Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
None 162 5.4 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 791 26.3 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,396 46.4 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 594 19.7 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 65 2.2 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), 26.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.7% 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 Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 53 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 39.6 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 32 60.4 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Karrinyup (State Suburbs), there were 53 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 39.6%) were male and 32 (or 60.4%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

Mortgage and rent Karrinyup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 330 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,100 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Karrinyup (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $330 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,100.

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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