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Rocky Gully (WA)

Code SSC50682 (SSC)
People 369
Male 238
Female 131
Median age 40
Families 72
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 173
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $918
Median monthly mortgage repayments $560
Median weekly rent $100
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 Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 369 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 238 64.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 131 35.5 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 2.4 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 369 people in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs) of these 64.5% were male and 35.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.4% of the population.

Age Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 24 6.5 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 11 3.0 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 17 4.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 16 4.3 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 25 6.8 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 21 5.7 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 36 9.8 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 31 8.4 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 41 11.1 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 30 8.2 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 30 8.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 22 6.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 6.8 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 14 3.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 13 3.5 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 1.9 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.4 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 162 51.8 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 3.2 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 24 7.7 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 4 1.3 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 113 36.1 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.8% were married and 11.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 0 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 110 55.0 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 16 8.0 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 74 37.0 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 9 5.9 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 12 7.9 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 12 7.9 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 3.9 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 5.9 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 104 68.4 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 152 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs) 41.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 7.9% were in primary school, 11.8% in secondary school and 5.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 225 61.5 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 43 16.7 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 24 9.3 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 16 6.2 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 175 67.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), 67.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 82 52.9 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 58 37.4 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 5.2 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 4.5 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 155 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 155 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs). Of these 52.9% were employed full time, 37.4% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 12 7.9 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 17 11.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 29 19.2 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 13 8.6 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 69 45.7 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), 7.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

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

Occupation Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 514 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,204 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 918 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs) was $514.

Travel to work, top responses Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 171 54.1 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 65 20.8 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 29 9.2 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 79 25.1 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.8% provided care for children and 9.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 40 12.7 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 61 19.3 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 29 9.2 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 40 12.7 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), 19.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 35 48.6 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 31 43.1 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 8.3 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 Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), 43.1% were couple families with children, 48.6% were couple families without children and 8.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 57.1 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 42.9 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs) 57.1% of single parents were male and 42.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,024 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,424 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,424 and those without children was $1,024.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 11 17.2 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 6.2 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 32.8 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 10 15.6 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 7.8 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 8 12.5 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 7.8 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.2% had both partners employed full-time, 6.2% had both employed part-time and 32.8% 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 Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 117 71.8 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 46 28.2 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), 71.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 28.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 117 100.0 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 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 Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 3.4 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 14 12.0 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 46 39.3 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 53 45.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.4% had 1 bedroom, 12.0% had 2 bedrooms and 39.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 56 47.1 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 26 21.8 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 34 28.6 231,824 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 3 2.5 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), 47.1% were owned outright, 21.8% were owned with a mortgage and 28.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 71 61.2 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 41 35.3 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 3.4 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 61.2% were family households, 35.3% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.4 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.9 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), 31.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.9% 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 Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.8 -- 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 Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 560 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.4 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.6 -- 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 Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 4 3.4 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 33 28.2 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 43 36.8 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 37 31.6 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), 28.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.6% 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 Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 8 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 100.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), there were 8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) 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 Rocky Gully (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1 -- 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 Rocky Gully (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Rocky Gully (WA) % 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 Rocky Gully (WA) (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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