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Gingin (L)

Code UCL521023 (UCL)
People 743
Male 355
Female 388
Median age 34
Families 215
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 326
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,149
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,378
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 743 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 355 47.8 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 388 52.2 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 2.6 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 743 people in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 80 10.8 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 62 8.4 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 43 5.8 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 33 4.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 43 5.8 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 40 5.4 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 62 8.4 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 48 6.5 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 53 7.1 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 50 6.7 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 43 5.8 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 35 4.7 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 47 6.3 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 25 3.4 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 27 3.6 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 26 3.5 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 14 1.9 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 11 1.5 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 308 55.3 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 4.1 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 43 7.7 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 34 6.1 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 149 26.8 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 55.3% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 290 55.9 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 66 12.7 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 163 31.4 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 19 9.7 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 64 32.8 129,300 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 26 13.3 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 11 5.6 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 6.2 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 6.2 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 51 26.2 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 195 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 26.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.0% were in primary school, 19.1% in secondary school and 11.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 551 74.2 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 203 28.3 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 36 5.0 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 54 7.5 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 425 59.2 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 59.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 28.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 220 62.0 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 102 28.7 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 25 7.0 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 8 2.3 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 355 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 355 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 62.0% were employed full time, 28.7% were employed part-time and 2.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 37 10.6 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 29 8.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 32 9.1 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 50 14.3 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 174 49.7 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 10.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 585 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,318 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,149 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $585.

Travel to work, top responses Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 412 74.0 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 197 35.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 51 9.2 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 144 25.9 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.5% 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, 25.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 100 18.0 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 135 24.3 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 72 12.9 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 103 18.5 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 85 39.5 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 99 46.0 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 28 13.0 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.4 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 46.0% were couple families with children, 39.5% were couple families without children and 13.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.3 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.7 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 13.3% of single parents were male and 86.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,292 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,941 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,941 and those without children was $1,292.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 22 11.7 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 5.3 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 43 22.9 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 41 21.8 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 6.4 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 28 14.9 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 5 2.7 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 27 14.4 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 11.7% had both partners employed full-time, 5.3% had both employed part-time and 22.9% 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 Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 280 88.9 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 35 11.1 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 270 96.4 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 1.4 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 1.1 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 Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 96.4% were separate houses, 1.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 2.1 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 19 6.8 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 128 45.7 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 124 44.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.1 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 Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 6.8% had 2 bedrooms and 45.7% 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 Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 96 34.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 89 31.8 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 90 32.1 231,824 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 5 1.8 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.3% were owned outright, 31.8% were owned with a mortgage and 32.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 213 75.8 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 65 23.1 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.1 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 75.8% were family households, 23.1% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.4 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.5 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.5% 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 Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.4 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.6 -- 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 Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,378 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 8 2.9 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 80 28.7 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 117 41.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 70 25.1 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 1.4 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.1% 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 Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 20 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 35.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 13 65.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 20 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 35.0%) were male and 13 (or 65.0%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Gingin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Gingin (L) % 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 2,457 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Gingin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,457.

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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