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Pingelly (L)

Code UCL521049 (UCL)
People 840
Male 427
Female 413
Median age 47
Families 226
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 436
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $665
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $125
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 Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 840 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 427 50.8 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 413 49.2 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 132 15.7 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 840 people in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.8% were male and 49.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 15.7% of the population.

Age Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 49 5.8 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 64 7.6 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 64 7.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 30 3.6 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 48 5.7 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 42 5.0 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 33 3.9 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 32 3.8 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 38 4.5 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 60 7.1 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 65 7.7 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 61 7.3 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 77 9.2 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 57 6.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 49 5.8 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 3.9 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 16 1.9 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 23 2.7 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 305 45.9 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 36 5.4 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 76 11.4 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 46 6.9 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 202 30.4 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 45.9% were married and 16.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 60 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 262 46.4 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 74 13.1 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 229 40.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 53 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 18 8.9 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 61 30.2 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.5 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 33 16.3 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 0 0.0 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 4.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 1.5 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 76 37.6 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 202 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 24.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.2% were in primary school, 16.1% in secondary school and 6.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 655 77.8 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 173 22.3 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 55 7.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 38 4.9 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 509 65.7 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 65.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 160 51.3 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 95 30.4 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 6.1 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 38 12.2 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 312 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 312 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 51.3% were employed full time, 30.4% were employed part-time and 12.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 34 12.5 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 28 10.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 30 11.1 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 32 11.8 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 124 45.8 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 379 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 804 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 665 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $379.

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

Unpaid work Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 434 65.0 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 153 22.9 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 95 14.2 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 190 28.5 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.9% provided care for children and 14.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 89 13.3 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 155 23.2 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 95 14.2 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 95 14.2 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 112 49.6 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 62 27.4 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 49 21.7 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.3 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.4% were couple families with children, 49.6% were couple families without children and 21.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 10.2 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 89.8 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 10.2% of single parents were male and 89.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,675 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,650 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,650 and those without children was $1,675.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 19 10.7 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 2.3 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 29 16.4 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 19 10.7 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 7.3 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 60 33.9 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 11 6.2 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 22 12.4 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 10.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 16.4% 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 Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 337 79.9 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 85 20.1 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 79.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 308 92.2 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 1.2 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 19 5.7 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.9 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.2% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 21 6.2 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 62 18.4 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 164 48.7 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 82 24.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 2.4 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 6.2% had 1 bedroom, 18.4% had 2 bedrooms and 48.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 130 38.7 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 90 26.8 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 103 30.7 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.2 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 2.7 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.7% were owned outright, 26.8% were owned with a mortgage and 30.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 227 67.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 102 30.3 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 2.4 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 67.4% were family households, 30.3% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 43.8 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.0 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.0% 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 Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 125 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 21 6.3 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 126 37.6 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 119 35.5 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 57 17.0 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 3.6 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.0% 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 Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 133 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 70 52.6 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 63 47.4 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 133 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 70 (or 52.6%) were male and 63 (or 47.4%) 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 Pingelly (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 3.2 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Pingelly (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,190 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Pingelly (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,190.

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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