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Middleton Beach

Code SSC50495 (SSC)
People 652
Male 315
Female 337
Median age 51
Families 180
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 498
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,135
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $260
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 652 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 315 48.3 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 337 51.7 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.9 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 652 people in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 3.4 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 37 5.7 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 50 7.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 30 4.6 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 16 2.4 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 28 4.3 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 3.4 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 36 5.5 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 35 5.4 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 40 6.1 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 47 7.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 52 8.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 51 7.8 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 38 5.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 38 5.8 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 46 7.0 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 42 6.4 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 24 3.7 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 51 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs) was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 28.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 313 57.0 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 20 3.6 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 53 9.7 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 53 9.7 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 110 20.0 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.0% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 268 58.8 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 5.7 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 162 35.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 26 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 51 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 26 years.

Education Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 6 4.0 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 37 24.5 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 5.3 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 15 9.9 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 19 12.6 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.0 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 9.3 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 4.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 18 11.9 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 4.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 19 12.6 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 151 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs) 23.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.1% were in primary school, 23.8% in secondary school and 16.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 496 75.8 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 159 25.2 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 55 8.7 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 57 9.0 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 359 57.0 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), 57.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 169 55.2 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 105 34.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 21 6.9 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 3.6 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 306 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 306 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 55.2% were employed full time, 34.3% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 35 11.8 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 34 11.5 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 38 12.8 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 39 13.2 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 131 44.3 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 695 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,620 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,135 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs) was $695.

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

Unpaid work Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 419 76.3 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 139 25.4 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 70 12.7 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 159 28.9 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.4% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 117 21.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 145 26.4 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 91 16.5 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 71 12.9 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), 26.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 104 57.8 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 50 27.8 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 26 14.4 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 Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), 27.8% were couple families with children, 57.8% were couple families without children and 14.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 37.9 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 62.1 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs) 37.9% of single parents were male and 62.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,062 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,750 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,750 and those without children was $2,062.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 24 15.7 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 4.6 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 27 17.6 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 20 13.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 3.9 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 49 32.0 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 5 3.3 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 15 9.8 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 17.6% 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 Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 280 59.3 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 192 40.7 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), 59.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 40.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 226 80.7 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 36 12.9 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 12 4.3 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 2.1 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), 80.7% were separate houses, 12.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.3% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 16 5.8 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 46 16.5 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 125 45.0 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 86 30.9 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 1.8 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.8% had 1 bedroom, 16.5% had 2 bedrooms and 45.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 126 45.7 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 41 14.9 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 104 37.7 231,824 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 5 1.8 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), 45.7% were owned outright, 14.9% were owned with a mortgage and 37.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 181 64.9 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 93 33.3 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 1.8 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.9% were family households, 33.3% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.2 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.8 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), 27.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.8% 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 Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 260 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.4 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.6 -- 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 Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.9 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.1 -- 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 Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
None 17 6.1 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 102 36.7 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 113 40.6 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 36 12.9 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 3.6 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), 36.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.9% 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 Middleton Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 57.1 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 3 42.9 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 57.1%) were male and 3 (or 42.9%) were female. The median age was 9 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Middleton Beach % 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 1 -- 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 Middleton Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Middleton Beach % 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 Middleton Beach (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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