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Mullingar

Code SSC50548 (SSC)
People 343
Male 190
Female 153
Median age 34
Families 85
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 129
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,055
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,900
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 343 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 190 55.4 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 153 44.6 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 15 4.4 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 343 people in Mullingar (State Suburbs) of these 55.4% were male and 44.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.4% of the population.

Age Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 36 10.5 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 24 7.0 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 22 6.4 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 25 7.3 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 5.0 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 32 9.3 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 21 6.1 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 22 6.4 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 7.9 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 29 8.5 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 27 7.9 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 16 4.7 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 15 4.4 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 13 3.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 4 1.2 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 2.3 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.5 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mullingar (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 123 47.1 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 4 1.5 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 25 9.6 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 5 1.9 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 104 39.8 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mullingar (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.1% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 43 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 53 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mullingar (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 97 46.2 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 42 20.0 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 71 33.8 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 20.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mullingar (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 7 5.5 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 29 22.8 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 2.4 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 6 4.7 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 4.7 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 9.4 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 7.1 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 55 43.3 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 127 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mullingar (State Suburbs) 36.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.4% were in primary school, 9.4% in secondary school and 16.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 235 68.9 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 64 22.4 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 11 3.8 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 20 7.0 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 191 66.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), 66.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 142 78.5 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 31 17.1 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 5 2.8 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 1.7 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 181 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 181 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mullingar (State Suburbs). Of these 78.5% were employed full time, 17.1% were employed part-time and 1.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 16 9.0 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 6 3.4 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 8 4.5 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 24 13.6 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 117 66.1 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mullingar (State Suburbs), 9.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 3.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 66.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 24 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mullingar (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 24 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,049 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,333 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,055 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mullingar (State Suburbs) was $1,049.

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

Unpaid work Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 168 64.4 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 86 32.8 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 18 6.9 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 43 16.4 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.8% provided care for children and 6.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 45 17.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 77 29.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 27 10.4 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 16 6.2 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mullingar (State Suburbs), 29.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 30 34.5 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 43 49.4 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 12.6 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 3.4 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mullingar (State Suburbs), 49.4% were couple families with children, 34.5% were couple families without children and 12.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mullingar % 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 Mullingar (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 Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,343 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,812 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,812 and those without children was $2,343.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 30 42.3 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 12 16.9 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 23.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 0 0.0 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 5 7.0 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 9.9 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), of couple families, 42.3% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 16.9% 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 Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 98 89.1 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 12 10.9 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), 89.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 92 93.9 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 6.1 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 Mullingar (State Suburbs), 93.9% were separate houses, 6.1% 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 Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 3.1 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 5 5.1 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 48 49.0 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 39 39.8 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 3.1 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 5.1% had 2 bedrooms and 49.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 13 13.4 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 50 51.5 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 28 28.9 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 3.1 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 3.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mullingar (State Suburbs), 13.4% were owned outright, 51.5% were owned with a mortgage and 28.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 79 79.8 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 13 13.1 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 7.1 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.8% were family households, 13.1% were single person households and 7.1% were group households.

Household income Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 8.1 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.9 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), 8.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.9% 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 Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
None 3 3.1 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 21 21.6 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 36 37.1 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 34 35.1 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 3.1 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), 21.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 35.1% 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 Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 66.7 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 5 33.3 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 41 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mullingar (State Suburbs), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 66.7%) were male and 5 (or 33.3%) were female. The median age was 41 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,333 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,333.

Mortgage and rent Mullingar % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mullingar (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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