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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Marangaroo

Code SSC50466 (SSC)
People 10,519
Male 5,103
Female 5,416
Median age 34
Families 2,855
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,754
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,245
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,651
Median weekly rent $318
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 10,519 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,103 48.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,416 51.5 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 182 1.7 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,519 people in Marangaroo (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 707 6.7 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 724 6.9 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 796 7.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 810 7.7 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 722 6.9 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 778 7.4 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 734 7.0 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 721 6.9 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 798 7.6 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 716 6.8 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 699 6.6 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 617 5.9 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 526 5.0 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 354 3.4 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 301 2.9 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 175 1.7 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 168 1.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 173 1.6 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Marangaroo (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,066 49.0 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 242 2.9 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 670 8.1 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 468 5.6 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,844 34.3 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Marangaroo (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.0% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

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

The median age of married people in Marangaroo (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,756 49.2 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 620 8.1 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,259 42.7 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Marangaroo (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 166 5.1 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 696 21.2 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 163 5.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 116 3.5 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 457 13.9 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 176 5.4 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 76 2.3 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 256 7.8 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 351 10.7 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 82 2.5 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 745 22.7 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,284 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs) 31.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.7% were in primary school, 21.6% in secondary school and 18.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 6,012 57.2 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,644 57.1 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 744 7.5 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 531 5.4 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,973 30.1 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs), 30.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 57.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,019 57.7 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,571 30.0 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 390 7.4 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 256 4.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,236 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,236 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Marangaroo (State Suburbs). Of these 57.7% were employed full time, 30.0% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 537 10.8 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 489 9.8 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 542 10.9 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,023 20.5 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,996 40.1 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Marangaroo (State Suburbs), 10.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Marangaroo (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 530 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,370 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,245 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Marangaroo (State Suburbs) was $530.

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

Unpaid work Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,243 63.3 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,385 28.8 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 726 8.8 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 857 10.3 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.8% provided care for children and 8.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,764 21.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,895 22.9 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 832 10.0 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 754 9.1 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Marangaroo (State Suburbs), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 841 29.4 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,414 49.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 543 19.0 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 58 2.0 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Marangaroo (State Suburbs), 49.5% were couple families with children, 29.4% were couple families without children and 19.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.1 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.9 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs) 16.1% of single parents were male and 83.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,035 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,968 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,968 and those without children was $2,035.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 442 19.6 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 101 4.5 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 470 20.8 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 382 16.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 142 6.3 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 367 16.3 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 174 7.7 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 180 8.0 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 20.8% 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 Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,462 94.3 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 208 5.7 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs), 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,130 90.4 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 300 8.7 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 33 1.0 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 Marangaroo (State Suburbs), 90.4% were separate houses, 8.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 47 1.4 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 93 2.7 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,338 38.6 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,931 55.7 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 52 1.5 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 Marangaroo (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.4% had 1 bedroom, 2.7% 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 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,022 29.5 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,682 48.6 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 642 18.5 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 29 0.8 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 89 2.6 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Marangaroo (State Suburbs), 29.5% were owned outright, 48.6% were owned with a mortgage and 18.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 2,727 78.7 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 648 18.7 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 88 2.5 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.7% were family households, 18.7% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.2 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.6 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs), 21.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.6% 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 Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 318 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,651 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.1 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.9 -- 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 Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
None 157 4.5 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 961 27.7 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,414 40.8 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 832 24.0 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 100 2.9 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs), 27.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.0% 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 Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 181 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 79 43.6 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 102 56.4 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Marangaroo (State Suburbs), there were 181 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 79 (or 43.6%) were male and 102 (or 56.4%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Marangaroo % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,312 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Marangaroo (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,312.

Mortgage and rent Marangaroo % 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 1,398 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Marangaroo (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 $1,398.

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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