2011 Census QuickStats

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McKail

Code SSC50480 (SSC)
People 2,936
Male 1,434
Female 1,502
Median age 30
Families 814
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,120
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,297
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,853
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 2,936 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,434 48.8 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,502 51.2 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 107 3.6 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,936 people in McKail (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.6% of the population.

Age McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 266 9.1 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 236 8.0 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 263 9.0 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 200 6.8 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 213 7.3 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 252 8.6 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 209 7.1 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 217 7.4 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 200 6.8 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 190 6.5 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 159 5.4 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 142 4.8 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 145 4.9 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 84 2.9 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 79 2.7 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 44 1.5 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 23 0.8 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 12 0.4 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 30 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in McKail (State Suburbs) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.3% of the population.

Registered marital status McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,155 53.4 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 51 2.4 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 154 7.1 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 78 3.6 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 725 33.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in McKail (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.4% were married and 9.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in McKail (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,018 52.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 297 15.3 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 623 32.1 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In McKail (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in McKail (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 57 6.7 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 203 23.8 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 30 3.5 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 87 10.2 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 121 14.2 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 30 3.5 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 43 5.0 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 81 9.5 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 31 3.6 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 17 2.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 154 18.0 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 854 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In McKail (State Suburbs) 29.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.6% were in primary school, 22.7% in secondary school and 13.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,394 81.5 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 627 22.3 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 223 7.9 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 205 7.3 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,761 62.5 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In McKail (State Suburbs), 62.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 862 57.5 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 455 30.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 120 8.0 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 63 4.2 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,500 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,500 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in McKail (State Suburbs). Of these 57.5% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 173 12.0 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 118 8.2 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 163 11.3 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 264 18.3 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 599 41.5 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in McKail (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in McKail (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 576 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,415 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,297 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in McKail (State Suburbs) was $576.

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

Unpaid work McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,672 77.3 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 800 37.0 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 260 12.0 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 434 20.1 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In McKail (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 37.0% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 477 22.1 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 609 28.2 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 304 14.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 281 13.0 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in McKail (State Suburbs), 28.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 304 37.4 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 386 47.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 111 13.7 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 1.5 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in McKail (State Suburbs), 47.5% were couple families with children, 37.4% were couple families without children and 13.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.8 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.2 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In McKail (State Suburbs) 16.8% of single parents were male and 83.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,779 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,989 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In McKail (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,989 and those without children was $1,779.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 129 18.8 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 35 5.1 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 146 21.3 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 138 20.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 4.2 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 88 12.8 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 59 8.6 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 63 9.2 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In McKail (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.8% had both partners employed full-time, 5.1% had both employed part-time and 21.3% 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 McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 971 88.4 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 127 11.6 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In McKail (State Suburbs), 88.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 955 98.5 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 12 1.2 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 McKail (State Suburbs), 98.5% were separate houses, 1.2% 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 McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.4 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 45 4.6 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 393 40.6 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 517 53.4 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 0.9 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 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In McKail (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 4.6% had 2 bedrooms and 40.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 235 24.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 459 47.4 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 258 26.7 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.6 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 1.0 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in McKail (State Suburbs), 24.3% were owned outright, 47.4% were owned with a mortgage and 26.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 803 82.8 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 144 14.8 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 23 2.4 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In McKail (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.8% were family households, 14.8% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.6 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.1 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In McKail (State Suburbs), 19.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.1% 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 McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,853 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.0 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.0 -- 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 McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
None 22 2.3 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 233 24.0 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 475 49.0 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 226 23.3 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 1.4 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In McKail (State Suburbs), 24.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 49.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.3% 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 McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 106 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 54 50.9 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 52 49.1 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in McKail (State Suburbs), there were 106 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 54 (or 50.9%) were male and 52 (or 49.1%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics McKail % 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 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 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 McKail (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,291.

Mortgage and rent McKail % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 325 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,342 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In McKail (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $325 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,342.

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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