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Mardella

Code SSC50469 (SSC)
People 303
Male 156
Female 147
Median age 42
Families 87
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 120
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,325
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,221
Median weekly rent $200
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 Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 303 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 156 51.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 147 48.5 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 303 people in Mardella (State Suburbs) of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 17 5.6 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 12 4.0 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 29 9.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 26 8.6 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 15 5.0 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 10 3.3 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 10 3.3 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 20 6.6 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 29 9.6 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 20 6.6 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 28 9.3 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 23 7.6 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 24 7.9 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 20 6.6 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 2.3 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 1.7 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.0 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.3 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mardella (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 147 60.2 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 0 0.0 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 16 6.6 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 3.3 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 73 29.9 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mardella (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.2% were married and 7.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 0 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 99 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mardella (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 133 59.4 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 16 7.1 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 75 33.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mardella (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 20 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mardella (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 3 3.5 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 13 15.1 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 9 10.5 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 6 7.0 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 19 22.1 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 14.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 10 11.6 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 14 16.3 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 86 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mardella (State Suburbs) 28.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.5% were in primary school, 30.1% in secondary school and 21.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 230 76.2 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 72 25.3 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 36 12.6 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 24 8.4 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 153 53.7 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Mardella (State Suburbs), 53.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 92 55.4 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 53 31.9 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 9.6 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 3.0 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 166 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 166 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mardella (State Suburbs). Of these 55.4% were employed full time, 31.9% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 17 10.5 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 19 11.7 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 19 11.7 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 12 7.4 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 83 51.2 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mardella (State Suburbs), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mardella (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 592 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,553 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,325 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mardella (State Suburbs) was $592.

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

Unpaid work Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 190 77.6 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 72 29.3 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 24 9.8 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 67 27.0 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mardella (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.3% provided care for children and 9.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 52 21.1 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 76 30.9 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 26 10.6 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 37 15.0 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mardella (State Suburbs), 30.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 36 40.4 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 46 51.7 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 7 7.9 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 Mardella (State Suburbs), 51.7% were couple families with children, 40.4% were couple families without children and 7.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mardella % 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 Mardella (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 Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,937 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,375 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mardella (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,375 and those without children was $1,937.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 15 17.4 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 7.0 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 14 16.3 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 16.3 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.5 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 11 12.8 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 11 12.8 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 12 14.0 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Mardella (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.4% had both partners employed full-time, 7.0% had both employed part-time and 16.3% 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 Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 106 93.8 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 7 6.2 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Mardella (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 106 100.0 638,768 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 Mardella (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 Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 11 10.4 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 30 28.3 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 65 61.3 333,932 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 3.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mardella (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 10.4% had 2 bedrooms and 28.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 49 46.7 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 37 35.2 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 19 18.1 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 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 Mardella (State Suburbs), 46.7% were owned outright, 35.2% were owned with a mortgage and 18.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 88 82.2 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 16 15.0 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.8 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Mardella (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.2% were family households, 15.0% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.6 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.5 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mardella (State Suburbs), 22.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.5% 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 Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,221 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Mardella % Western Australia % Australia %
None 0 0.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 12 11.4 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 42 40.0 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 47 44.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 3.8 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Mardella (State Suburbs), 11.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 44.8% 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 Mardella % 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 Mardella (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 Mardella % 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 Mardella (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 Mardella % 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 Mardella (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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