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Yarralumla

Code SSC80103 (SSC)
People 2,922
Male 1,408
Female 1,514
Median age 47
Families 808
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,307
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $2,580
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,442
Median weekly rent $425
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Total 2,922 -- 357,222 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,408 48.2 176,746 49.5 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,514 51.8 180,476 50.5 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 38 1.3 5,185 1.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,922 people in Yarralumla (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 123 4.2 23,843 6.7 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 151 5.2 21,411 6.0 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 173 5.9 21,089 5.9 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 177 6.1 23,999 6.7 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 171 5.9 30,750 8.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 165 5.6 30,535 8.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 102 3.5 27,708 7.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 143 4.9 26,960 7.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 175 6.0 25,973 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 231 7.9 24,602 6.9 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 222 7.6 23,405 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 230 7.9 20,408 5.7 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 296 10.1 18,373 5.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 187 6.4 12,672 3.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 125 4.3 8,994 2.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 85 2.9 6,591 1.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 96 3.3 5,074 1.4 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 70 2.4 4,835 1.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 34 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Yarralumla (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,351 54.7 137,508 47.3 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 52 2.1 7,536 2.6 529,280 3.0
Divorced 182 7.4 23,093 7.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 142 5.7 11,350 3.9 949,634 5.5
Never married 744 30.1 111,389 38.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Yarralumla (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.7% were married and 9.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 48 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Yarralumla (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,215 54.0 124,924 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 158 7.0 27,591 10.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 879 39.0 105,845 41.0 6,413,399 41.3

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 48 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 48 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 30 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Yarralumla (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 48 years.

Education Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 38 4.5 5,201 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 96 11.3 16,597 14.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 47 5.5 7,451 6.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 66 7.8 3,662 3.2 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 63 7.4 12,384 10.8 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 36 4.2 6,635 5.8 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 97 11.4 4,096 3.6 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 39 4.6 9,181 8.0 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 212 25.0 28,337 24.7 932,524 14.3
Other 22 2.6 2,807 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 133 15.7 18,506 16.1 1,511,694 23.2
Total 849 -- 114,857 -- 6,503,580 --

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs) 29.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.6% were in primary school, 23.2% in secondary school and 29.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Australia 2,111 72.3 255,052 71.4 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 867 30.9 108,891 32.2 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 239 8.5 27,344 8.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 185 6.6 21,036 6.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,512 53.9 180,529 53.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 53.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 942 60.6 132,040 65.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 479 30.8 51,028 25.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 82 5.3 12,821 6.3 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 52 3.3 7,316 3.6 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,555 -- 203,205 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,555 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yarralumla (State Suburbs). Of these 60.6% were employed full time, 30.8% were employed part-time and 3.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 212 14.1 18,664 9.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 114 7.6 14,748 7.5 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 154 10.2 17,617 9.0 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 203 13.5 43,133 22.0 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 742 49.3 88,909 45.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 14.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 36 -- 40 --

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

Occupation Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,130 -- 917 -- 577 --
Family 2,944 -- 2,277 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,580 -- 1,920 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yarralumla (State Suburbs) was $1,130.

Travel to work, top responses Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,046 82.8 226,730 77.9 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 701 28.4 82,139 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 330 13.4 30,889 10.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 749 30.3 61,571 21.2 3,090,874 17.8

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 82.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.4% provided care for children and 13.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 656 26.6 75,671 26.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 783 31.7 91,161 31.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 366 14.8 37,329 12.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 240 9.7 22,571 7.8 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 31.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 376 46.5 35,150 37.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 333 41.2 43,191 46.2 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 90 11.1 13,601 14.6 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 1.1 1,452 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 41.2% were couple families with children, 46.5% were couple families without children and 11.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.4 -- 19.8 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.6 -- 80.2 -- 82.4

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs) 14.4% of single parents were male and 85.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Families without children 3,281 -- 2,662 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,874 -- 3,060 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,874 and those without children was $3,281.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 167 23.4 24,454 31.2 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 33 4.6 2,579 3.3 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 145 20.3 16,099 20.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 93 13.0 10,520 13.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 47 6.6 3,301 4.2 251,191 5.4
Both not working 137 19.2 10,452 13.3 899,598 19.2
Other 40 5.6 6,140 7.8 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 51 7.2 4,800 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 20.3% 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 Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,132 89.6 129,423 92.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 131 10.4 10,196 7.3 934,470 10.7

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 89.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 847 74.7 94,266 72.8 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 257 22.7 18,811 14.5 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 30 2.6 16,071 12.4 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 228 0.2 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 74.7% were separate houses, 22.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.5 419 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 47 4.1 6,739 5.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 153 13.5 17,477 13.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 520 45.9 56,123 43.4 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 399 35.2 47,271 36.5 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 0.7 1,396 1.1 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.1% had 1 bedroom, 13.5% had 2 bedrooms and 45.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 525 46.3 36,739 28.4 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 284 25.1 50,392 38.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 305 26.9 39,592 30.6 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 1.0 816 0.6 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 0.7 1,886 1.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 46.3% were owned outright, 25.1% were owned with a mortgage and 26.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Family households 800 70.5 91,979 71.1 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 275 24.3 30,248 23.4 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 59 5.2 7,198 5.6 321,007 4.1

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.5% were family households, 24.3% were single person households and 5.2% were group households.

Household income Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.7 -- 12.9 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 35.8 -- 23.7 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 13.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 35.8% 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 Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median rent 425 -- 380 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 92.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.1 -- 8.0 -- 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 Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,442 -- 2,167 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.0 -- 92.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.0 -- 7.8 -- 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 Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None 67 5.9 7,978 6.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 376 33.2 47,517 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 485 42.8 50,278 38.8 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 176 15.5 21,104 16.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 29 2.6 2,548 2.0 234,292 3.0

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), 33.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.5% 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 Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 36 -- 5,185 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 20 55.6 2,656 51.2 270,331 49.3
Female 16 44.4 2,529 48.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Yarralumla (State Suburbs), there were 36 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 20 (or 55.6%) were male and 16 (or 44.4%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,299 -- 1,666 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Yarralumla (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,299.

Mortgage and rent Yarralumla % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 305 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,800 -- 2,167 -- 1,647 --

In Yarralumla (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 $1,800.

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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