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Kojonup (L)

Code UCL521032 (UCL)
People 1,132
Male 540
Female 592
Median age 43
Families 297
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 539
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $886
Median monthly mortgage repayments $977
Median weekly rent $142
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 1,132 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 540 47.7 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 592 52.3 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 87 7.7 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,132 people in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.7% of the population.

Age Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 87 7.7 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 71 6.3 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 68 6.0 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 61 5.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 66 5.8 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 73 6.5 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 56 5.0 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 36 3.2 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 74 6.5 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 98 8.7 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 75 6.6 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 70 6.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 67 5.9 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 56 5.0 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 50 4.4 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 44 3.9 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 49 4.3 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 30 2.7 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 446 49.0 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 22 2.4 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 62 6.8 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 77 8.5 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 304 33.4 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 49.0% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 359 47.2 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 112 14.7 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 290 38.1 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 29 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 29 years.

Education Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 19 7.3 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 57 21.8 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 34 13.0 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 37 14.2 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 4 1.5 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 5.4 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 1.1 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.1 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 90 34.5 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 261 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 22.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.9% were in primary school, 15.9% in secondary school and 7.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 893 79.0 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 248 23.4 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 97 9.2 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 68 6.4 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 645 61.0 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 61.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 281 54.8 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 148 28.8 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 55 10.7 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 29 5.7 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 513 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 513 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 54.8% were employed full time, 28.8% were employed part-time and 5.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 50 10.4 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 40 8.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 54 11.2 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 77 16.0 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 206 42.8 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 10.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 494 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,157 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 886 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $494.

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

Unpaid work Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 631 69.6 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 278 30.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 99 10.9 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 257 28.3 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.5% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 129 14.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 241 26.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 115 12.7 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 147 16.2 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 136 45.9 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 105 35.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 51 17.2 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.4 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.5% were couple families with children, 45.9% were couple families without children and 17.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 16.0% of single parents were male and 84.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,625 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,833 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,833 and those without children was $1,625.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 46 19.0 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 6.2 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 46 19.0 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 36 14.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 6.6 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 44 18.2 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 19 7.9 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 20 8.3 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 19.0% had both partners employed full-time, 6.2% had both employed part-time and 19.0% 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 Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 434 82.4 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 93 17.6 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 384 88.9 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 21 4.9 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 18 4.2 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 2.1 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.9% were separate houses, 4.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.7 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 3.2 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 70 16.2 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 227 52.5 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 105 24.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 3.0 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 16.2% had 2 bedrooms and 52.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 156 36.0 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 109 25.2 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 145 33.5 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.7 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 4.6 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.0% were owned outright, 25.2% were owned with a mortgage and 33.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 295 68.3 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 126 29.2 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 2.5 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 68.3% were family households, 29.2% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.2 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.2% 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 Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 142 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 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 Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 977 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.1 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.9 -- 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 Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 33 7.6 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 146 33.8 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 152 35.2 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 83 19.2 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 4.2 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.2% 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 Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 90 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 35 38.9 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 55 61.1 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 90 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 35 (or 38.9%) were male and 55 (or 61.1%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kojonup (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 3.1 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 819 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $819.

Mortgage and rent Kojonup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 80 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kojonup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $80 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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