2011 Census QuickStats

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Mundaring

Code SSC50550 (SSC)
People 3,011
Male 1,454
Female 1,557
Median age 46
Families 854
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,294
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,319
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,625
Median weekly rent $250
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 Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 3,011 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,454 48.3 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,557 51.7 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 42 1.4 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,011 people in Mundaring (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 140 4.7 151,262 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 209 6.9 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 224 7.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 133 4.4 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 80 2.7 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 95 3.2 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 166 5.5 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 226 7.5 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 253 8.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 230 7.6 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 229 7.6 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 236 7.8 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 184 6.1 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 123 4.1 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 118 3.9 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 97 3.2 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 95 3.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mundaring (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,352 54.3 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 73 2.9 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 231 9.3 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 182 7.3 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 651 26.2 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mundaring (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.3% were married and 12.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mundaring (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,222 53.9 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 204 9.0 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 841 37.1 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mundaring (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 44 4.9 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 125 14.0 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 49 5.5 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 61 6.8 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 66 7.4 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 47 5.3 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 79 8.9 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 70 7.9 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 96 10.8 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 13 1.5 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 241 27.0 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 891 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mundaring (State Suburbs) 29.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.4% were in primary school, 21.4% in secondary school and 18.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,053 68.3 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,006 36.1 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 243 8.7 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 228 8.2 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,313 47.1 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), 47.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 832 56.0 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 506 34.1 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 94 6.3 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 53 3.6 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,485 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,485 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mundaring (State Suburbs). Of these 56.0% were employed full time, 34.1% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 180 12.6 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 172 12.1 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 146 10.2 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 204 14.3 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 629 44.1 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mundaring (State Suburbs), 12.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mundaring (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 573 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,724 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,319 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mundaring (State Suburbs) was $573.

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

Unpaid work Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,828 73.5 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 714 28.7 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 282 11.3 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 562 22.6 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.7% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 486 19.5 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 655 26.3 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 373 15.0 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 314 12.6 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mundaring (State Suburbs), 26.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 386 45.1 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 361 42.2 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 96 11.2 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 1.4 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mundaring (State Suburbs), 42.2% were couple families with children, 45.1% were couple families without children and 11.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.2 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.8 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Mundaring (State Suburbs) 23.2% of single parents were male and 76.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,305 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,428 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,428 and those without children was $2,305.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 116 15.4 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 35 4.7 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 171 22.8 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 117 15.6 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 35 4.7 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 155 20.6 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 44 5.9 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 78 10.4 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 22.8% 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 Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,161 93.6 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 79 6.4 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), 93.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,075 92.5 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 47 4.0 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 28 2.4 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 12 1.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mundaring (State Suburbs), 92.5% were separate houses, 4.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 41 3.5 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 130 11.2 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 373 32.1 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 548 47.2 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 67 5.8 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 11.2% had 2 bedrooms and 32.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 446 38.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 441 37.9 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 176 15.1 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 17 1.5 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 83 7.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mundaring (State Suburbs), 38.3% were owned outright, 37.9% were owned with a mortgage and 15.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 843 72.5 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 296 25.5 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 23 2.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.5% were family households, 25.5% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.3 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.1 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), 26.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.1% 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 Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
None 58 5.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 294 25.3 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 406 34.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 324 27.9 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 80 6.9 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), 25.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.9% 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 Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 40 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 32.5 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 27 67.5 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mundaring (State Suburbs), there were 40 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 32.5%) were male and 27 (or 67.5%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mundaring % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,583 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mundaring (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,583.

Mortgage and rent Mundaring % 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 2,550 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mundaring (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 $2,550.

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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