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Kalbarri

Code UCL515016 (UCL)
People 1,277
Male 645
Female 632
Median age 46
Families 356
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,191
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $743
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,387
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 1,277 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 645 50.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 632 49.5 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 2.4 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,277 people in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.4% of the population.

Age Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 83 6.5 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 81 6.3 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 70 5.5 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 55 4.3 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 32 2.5 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 37 2.9 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 58 4.5 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 103 8.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 79 6.2 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 106 8.3 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 109 8.5 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 105 8.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 126 9.9 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 93 7.3 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 62 4.9 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 41 3.2 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 28 2.2 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 9 0.7 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 584 55.7 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 22 2.1 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 122 11.6 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 53 5.1 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 267 25.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 55.7% were married and 13.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 34 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 34 years.

Social marital status Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 474 53.6 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 125 14.1 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 286 32.3 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 24 7.8 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 116 37.7 129,300 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 42 13.6 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 0 0.0 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 17 5.5 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 2.9 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 97 31.5 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 308 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities) 24.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.9% were in primary school, 13.7% in secondary school and 8.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 987 77.4 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 289 24.2 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 85 7.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 80 6.7 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 742 62.0 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 285 49.1 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 211 36.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 53 9.1 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 32 5.5 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 581 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 581 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 49.1% were employed full time, 36.3% were employed part-time and 5.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 73 13.3 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 53 9.7 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 86 15.7 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 54 9.8 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 228 41.5 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 465 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 985 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 743 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities) was $465.

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

Unpaid work Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 758 72.1 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 249 23.7 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 103 9.8 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 290 27.6 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.7% provided care for children and 9.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 161 15.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 289 27.5 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 146 13.9 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 160 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 Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.9% 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 Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 200 56.0 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 121 33.9 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 33 9.2 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.8 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.9% were couple families with children, 56.0% were couple families without children and 9.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 9.4 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 90.6 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities) 9.4% of single parents were male and 90.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,727 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,727 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 48 15.1 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 17 5.4 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 42 13.2 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 32 10.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 22 6.9 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 86 27.1 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 24 7.6 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 46 14.5 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 15.1% had both partners employed full-time, 5.4% had both employed part-time and 13.2% 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 Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 526 63.0 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 309 37.0 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), 63.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 37.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 405 76.7 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 54 10.2 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 16 3.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 49 9.3 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), 76.7% were separate houses, 10.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 9.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 1.3 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 29 5.5 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 148 28.0 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 216 40.9 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 119 22.5 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 1.7 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 5.5% had 1 bedroom, 28.0% had 2 bedrooms and 40.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 205 38.9 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 127 24.1 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 184 34.9 231,824 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 11 2.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.9% were owned outright, 24.1% were owned with a mortgage and 34.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 351 66.6 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 166 31.5 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 1.9 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 66.6% were family households, 31.5% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.6 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.0 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.0% 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 Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.9 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.1 -- 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 Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,387 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
None 42 8.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 208 39.5 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 191 36.2 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 74 14.0 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 2.3 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.0% 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 Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 31 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 45.2 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 17 54.8 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 45.2%) were male and 17 (or 54.8%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Kalbarri % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 235 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,947 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kalbarri (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $235 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,947.

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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