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Donnybrook

Code UCL515009 (UCL)
People 2,234
Male 1,090
Female 1,144
Median age 41
Families 611
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 942
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $934
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,387
Median weekly rent $212
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 2,234 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,090 48.8 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,144 51.2 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 82 3.7 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,234 people in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.7% of the population.

Age Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 142 6.4 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 171 7.7 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 155 6.9 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 130 5.8 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 106 4.7 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 121 5.4 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 120 5.4 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 145 6.5 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 147 6.6 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 151 6.8 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 141 6.3 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 161 7.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 149 6.7 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 124 5.5 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 103 4.6 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 69 3.1 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 54 2.4 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 46 2.1 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 903 51.1 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 58 3.3 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 169 9.6 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 118 6.7 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 518 29.3 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 51.1% were married and 12.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 791 52.6 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 173 11.5 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 539 35.9 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 36 6.0 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 146 24.4 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 54 9.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 1.0 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 89 14.9 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 1.7 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 19 3.2 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 44 7.4 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 25 4.2 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 15 2.5 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 154 25.8 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 598 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities) 26.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.8% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 11.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,706 76.3 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 526 25.1 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 196 9.4 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 141 6.7 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,231 58.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 58.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 518 53.3 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 333 34.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 69 7.1 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 52 5.3 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 972 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 972 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 53.3% were employed full time, 34.3% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 127 13.8 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 99 10.7 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 110 11.9 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 122 13.2 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 393 42.6 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 457 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,132 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 934 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities) was $457.

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

Unpaid work Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,245 70.5 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 485 27.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 172 9.7 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 384 21.7 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.5% provided care for children and 9.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 285 16.1 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 423 24.0 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 271 15.3 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 269 15.2 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 268 43.9 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 238 39.0 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 100 16.4 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.8 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.0% were couple families with children, 43.9% were couple families without children and 16.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.8 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.2 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities) 18.8% of single parents were male and 81.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,903 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,971 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,971 and those without children was $1,903.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 54 10.7 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 29 5.7 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 105 20.7 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 77 15.2 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 35 6.9 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 124 24.5 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 31 6.1 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 52 10.3 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 10.7% had both partners employed full-time, 5.7% had both employed part-time and 20.7% 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 Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 810 88.6 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 104 11.4 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 771 95.2 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 0.7 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 29 3.6 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.5 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 95.2% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 17 2.1 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 97 12.0 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 344 42.5 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 340 42.0 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 1.4 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 12.0% had 2 bedrooms and 42.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 304 37.5 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 309 38.1 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 171 21.1 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.4 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 24 3.0 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.5% were owned outright, 38.1% were owned with a mortgage and 21.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 603 74.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 190 23.4 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 2.2 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 74.4% were family households, 23.4% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.9 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.8 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.8% 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 Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 212 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,387 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
None 47 5.8 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 262 32.4 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 310 38.3 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 170 21.0 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 2.5 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.0% 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 Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 83 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 31 37.3 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 52 62.7 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 83 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 31 (or 37.3%) were male and 52 (or 62.7%) 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 Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,021 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,021.

Mortgage and rent Donnybrook % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 135 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,235 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Donnybrook (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $135 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,235.

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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