2011 Census QuickStats

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Lake King

Code SSC50423 (SSC)
People 332
Male 188
Female 144
Median age 39
Families 88
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 220
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,071
Median monthly mortgage repayments $600
Median weekly rent $30
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 332 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 188 56.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 144 43.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 332 people in Lake King (State Suburbs) of these 56.6% were male and 43.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 34 10.2 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 29 8.7 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 4.8 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 7 2.1 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 12 3.6 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 27 8.1 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 28 8.4 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 23 6.9 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 29 8.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 21 6.3 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 37 11.1 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 33 9.9 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 12 3.6 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 7 2.1 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 6 1.8 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 1.5 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.9 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lake King (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 160 62.5 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 3.1 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 17 6.6 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 6 2.3 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 65 25.4 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lake King (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.5% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lake King (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 131 62.7 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 35 16.7 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 43 20.6 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Lake King (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lake King (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 3 5.4 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 31 55.4 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 3 5.4 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 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 3 5.4 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 28.6 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 56 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lake King (State Suburbs) 16.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 53.6% were in primary school, 5.4% in secondary school and 0.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 274 82.5 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 65 20.2 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 19 5.9 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 5.9 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 219 68.0 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Lake King (State Suburbs), 68.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 161 75.2 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 42 19.6 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 5.1 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 0 0.0 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 214 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 214 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lake King (State Suburbs). Of these 75.2% were employed full time, 19.6% were employed part-time and 0.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 17 7.9 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 12 5.6 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 14 6.5 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 8 3.7 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 149 69.3 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lake King (State Suburbs), 7.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 69.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Lake King (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 681 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,295 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,071 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lake King (State Suburbs) was $681.

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

Unpaid work Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 196 76.6 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 99 38.8 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 14 5.5 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 130 50.8 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Lake King (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 38.8% provided care for children and 5.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 50.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 57 22.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 62 24.2 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 33 12.9 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 44 17.2 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lake King (State Suburbs), 24.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 48 54.5 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 40 45.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 0 0.0 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 Lake King (State Suburbs), 45.5% were couple families with children, 54.5% were couple families without children and 0.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lake King % 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 Lake King (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 Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,650 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,343 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lake King (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,343 and those without children was $1,650.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 34 38.6 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 4.5 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 26 29.5 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 14.8 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 0 0.0 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 3 3.4 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 9.1 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Lake King (State Suburbs), of couple families, 38.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 29.5% 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 Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 119 57.5 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 88 42.5 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Lake King (State Suburbs), 57.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 42.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 119 100.0 638,768 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 0 0.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Lake King (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.5 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 8.3 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 44 36.7 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 63 52.5 333,932 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 3.5 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Lake King (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.5% had 1 bedroom, 8.3% had 2 bedrooms and 36.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 58 48.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 13 10.8 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 46 38.3 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.5 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 Lake King (State Suburbs), 48.3% were owned outright, 10.8% were owned with a mortgage and 38.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 86 71.7 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 34 28.3 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Lake King (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.7% were family households, 28.3% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.7 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.7 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lake King (State Suburbs), 25.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.7% 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 Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 30 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.2 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.8 -- 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 Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 600 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.5 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.5 -- 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 Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
None 4 3.3 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 29 24.0 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 33 27.3 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 51 42.1 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 3.3 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Lake King (State Suburbs), 24.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 42.1% 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 Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 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 Lake King (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) 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 Lake King % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Lake King (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Lake King % 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 Lake King (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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