2011 Census QuickStats

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Madora Bay

Code SSC50455 (SSC)
People 1,721
Male 875
Female 846
Median age 39
Families 471
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 797
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,546
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,184
Median weekly rent $300
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 Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 1,721 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 875 50.8 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 846 49.2 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 15 0.9 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,721 people in Madora Bay (State Suburbs) of these 50.8% were male and 49.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 121 7.0 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 122 7.1 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 143 8.3 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 130 7.5 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 68 3.9 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 85 4.9 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 96 5.6 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 101 5.9 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 142 8.2 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 161 9.3 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 167 9.7 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 106 6.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 111 6.4 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 58 3.4 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 45 2.6 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 1.9 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 22 1.3 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 11 0.6 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Madora Bay (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 787 58.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 35 2.6 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 109 8.1 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 43 3.2 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 369 27.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Madora Bay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.6% were married and 10.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Madora Bay (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 675 59.8 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 100 8.9 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 353 31.3 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Madora Bay (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 15 2.7 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 70 12.4 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 35 6.2 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 72 12.8 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 38 6.7 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 1.8 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 48 8.5 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 29 5.1 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 39 6.9 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 7 1.2 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 201 35.6 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 564 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs) 32.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.4% were in primary school, 16.9% in secondary school and 12.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,103 64.1 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 533 35.1 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 129 8.5 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 128 8.4 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 729 48.0 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), 48.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 35.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 510 61.1 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 253 30.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 45 5.4 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 27 3.2 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 835 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 835 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Madora Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 61.1% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 3.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 91 11.3 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 84 10.4 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 77 9.5 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 136 16.8 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 372 46.0 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Madora Bay (State Suburbs), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

Occupation Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 660 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,815 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,546 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Madora Bay (State Suburbs) was $660.

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

Unpaid work Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 928 69.2 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 420 31.2 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 108 8.0 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 160 11.9 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.2% provided care for children and 8.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 273 20.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 326 24.3 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 166 12.4 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 164 12.2 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Madora Bay (State Suburbs), 24.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 203 43.2 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 206 43.8 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 58 12.3 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.6 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Madora Bay (State Suburbs), 43.8% were couple families with children, 43.2% were couple families without children and 12.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs) 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,421 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,619 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,619 and those without children was $2,421.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 83 20.4 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 2.9 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 94 23.1 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 68 16.7 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 23 5.7 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 63 15.5 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 23 5.7 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 41 10.1 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 23.1% 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 Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 558 75.7 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 179 24.3 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), 75.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 24.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 552 98.9 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.5 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 Madora Bay (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 0.5% 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 Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.5 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.5 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 34 6.1 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 155 27.7 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 358 63.9 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 1.2 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 6.1% had 2 bedrooms and 27.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 158 28.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 237 42.5 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 148 26.5 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.5 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 2.2 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Madora Bay (State Suburbs), 28.3% were owned outright, 42.5% were owned with a mortgage and 26.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 457 81.6 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 91 16.2 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 2.1 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.6% were family households, 16.2% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.1 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.5 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), 17.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.5% 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 Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.0 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.0 -- 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 Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,184 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.3 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.7 -- 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 Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
None 16 2.9 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 150 26.8 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 264 47.2 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 108 19.3 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 21 3.8 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), 26.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.3% 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 Madora Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 17 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 64.7 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 6 35.3 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Madora Bay (State Suburbs), there were 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 64.7%) were male and 6 (or 35.3%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Madora Bay % 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 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,862 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,862.

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

In Madora Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $195 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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