2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Leda

Code SSC50432 (SSC)
People 3,357
Male 1,645
Female 1,712
Median age 27
Families 848
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,157
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,373
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,907
Median weekly rent $290
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 Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 3,357 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,645 49.0 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,712 51.0 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 97 2.9 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,357 people in Leda (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.9% of the population.

Age Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 349 10.4 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 324 9.6 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 294 8.8 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 275 8.2 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 262 7.8 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 295 8.8 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 294 8.8 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 262 7.8 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 258 7.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 209 6.2 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 164 4.9 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 131 3.9 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 112 3.3 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 60 1.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 39 1.2 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 18 0.5 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 0.2 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 8 0.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 27 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Leda (State Suburbs) was 27 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 28.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,043 43.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 103 4.3 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 208 8.7 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 38 1.6 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 998 41.8 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Leda (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.6% were married and 13.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Leda (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 917 43.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 335 15.9 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 855 40.6 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Leda (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Leda (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 60 5.0 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 267 22.1 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 27 2.2 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 46 3.8 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 181 15.0 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 31 2.6 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 37 3.1 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 82 6.8 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 59 4.9 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 16 1.3 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 404 33.4 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,210 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Leda (State Suburbs) 36.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.2% were in primary school, 20.6% in secondary school and 11.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,164 64.4 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,146 38.8 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 285 9.6 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 187 6.3 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,339 45.3 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Leda (State Suburbs), 45.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 963 62.2 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 371 24.0 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 97 6.3 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 117 7.6 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,548 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,548 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Leda (State Suburbs). Of these 62.2% were employed full time, 24.0% were employed part-time and 7.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 126 8.8 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 116 8.1 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 134 9.4 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 300 21.0 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 661 46.2 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Leda (State Suburbs), 8.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Leda (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 33 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 621 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,439 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,373 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Leda (State Suburbs) was $621.

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

Unpaid work Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,598 66.9 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 926 38.7 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 232 9.7 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 234 9.8 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Leda (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 38.7% provided care for children and 9.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 505 21.1 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 564 23.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 265 11.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 266 11.1 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Leda (State Suburbs), 23.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 217 25.6 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 436 51.4 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 183 21.6 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 1.4 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Leda (State Suburbs), 51.4% were couple families with children, 25.6% were couple families without children and 21.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.9 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.1 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Leda (State Suburbs) 15.9% of single parents were male and 84.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,951 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,187 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Leda (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,187 and those without children was $1,951.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 139 21.2 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 2.3 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 139 21.2 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 163 24.8 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 24 3.7 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 58 8.8 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 53 8.1 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 66 10.0 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Leda (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 21.2% 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 Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,016 94.5 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 59 5.5 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Leda (State Suburbs), 94.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 797 78.5 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 218 21.5 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 Leda (State Suburbs), 78.5% were separate houses, 21.5% 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 Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 1.8 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 391 38.6 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 583 57.6 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 18 1.8 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Leda (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 1.8% had 2 bedrooms and 38.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 123 12.1 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 561 55.3 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 304 30.0 231,824 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 24 2.4 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Leda (State Suburbs), 12.1% were owned outright, 55.3% were owned with a mortgage and 30.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 827 81.5 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 149 14.7 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 39 3.8 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Leda (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.5% were family households, 14.7% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.8 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.1 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Leda (State Suburbs), 15.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.1% 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 Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 290 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.8 -- 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 Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,907 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.3 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.7 -- 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 Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
None 47 4.6 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 328 32.3 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 442 43.5 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 171 16.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 2.7 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Leda (State Suburbs), 32.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.8% 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 Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 96 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 45 46.9 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 51 53.1 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Leda (State Suburbs), there were 96 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 45 (or 46.9%) were male and 51 (or 53.1%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,291 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Leda (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,291.

Mortgage and rent Leda % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 223 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Leda (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $223 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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