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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Mount Nasura

Code SSC50534 (SSC)
People 2,983
Male 1,487
Female 1,496
Median age 43
Families 879
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,201
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,577
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,700
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 2,983 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,487 49.8 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,496 50.2 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 1.0 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,983 people in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs) of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 143 4.8 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 170 5.7 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 191 6.4 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 226 7.6 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 195 6.5 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 143 4.8 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 131 4.4 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 153 5.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 203 6.8 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 256 8.6 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 237 7.9 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 247 8.3 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 221 7.4 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 172 5.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 140 4.7 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 79 2.6 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 42 1.4 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 36 1.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,386 55.8 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 65 2.6 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 196 7.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 101 4.1 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 737 29.7 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.8% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,290 56.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 190 8.3 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 802 35.1 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 27 3.3 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 140 17.3 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 26 3.2 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 58 7.2 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 83 10.3 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 43 5.3 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 53 6.6 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 69 8.5 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 111 13.7 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 14 1.7 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 185 22.9 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 809 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs) 27.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.7% were in primary school, 22.0% in secondary school and 22.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,769 59.3 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,368 48.6 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 282 10.0 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 213 7.6 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 952 33.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), 33.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 48.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 954 58.9 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 489 30.2 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 110 6.8 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 66 4.1 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,619 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,619 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs). Of these 58.9% were employed full time, 30.2% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 176 11.3 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 144 9.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 170 10.9 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 246 15.8 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 711 45.8 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 635 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,780 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,577 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs) was $635.

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

Unpaid work Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,877 75.6 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 709 28.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 288 11.6 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 439 17.7 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.5% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 560 22.5 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 683 27.5 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 335 13.5 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 299 12.0 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), 27.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 394 44.8 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 370 42.0 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 113 12.8 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.3 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), 42.0% were couple families with children, 44.8% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.5 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.5 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs) 17.5% of single parents were male and 82.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,261 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,666 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,666 and those without children was $2,261.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 150 19.8 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 26 3.4 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 172 22.7 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 126 16.6 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 42 5.5 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 141 18.6 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 51 6.7 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 51 6.7 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 22.7% 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 Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,074 92.2 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 91 7.8 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), 92.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,063 99.2 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.3 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6 0.6 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 Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), 99.2% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 0.6 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 46 4.3 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 437 40.9 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 569 53.2 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 1.0 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 Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 4.3% had 2 bedrooms and 40.9% 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 Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 448 41.9 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 484 45.3 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 117 10.9 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.4 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 1.5 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), 41.9% were owned outright, 45.3% were owned with a mortgage and 10.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 861 80.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 186 17.4 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 24 2.2 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.4% were family households, 17.4% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.3 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.3 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), 18.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.3% 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 Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.9 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.1 -- 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 Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
None 17 1.6 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 276 25.8 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 453 42.4 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 305 28.5 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 1.7 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), 25.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.5% 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 Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 30 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 18 60.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 12 40.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), there were 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 18 (or 60.0%) were male and 12 (or 40.0%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mount Nasura % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,083 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Nasura (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,083.

Mortgage and rent Mount Nasura % 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 1,863 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mount Nasura (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 $1,863.

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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