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Wyndham (L)

Code UCL521058 (UCL)
People 787
Male 390
Female 397
Median age 30
Families 167
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 392
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,287
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $80
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 787 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 390 49.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 397 50.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 410 52.1 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 787 people in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 52.1% of the population.

Age Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 91 11.5 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 80 10.2 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 55 7.0 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 47 6.0 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 38 4.8 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 61 7.7 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 64 8.1 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 64 8.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 64 8.1 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 58 7.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 40 5.1 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 28 3.6 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 33 4.2 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 38 4.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 0.9 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 1.1 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.4 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 8 1.0 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 30 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 28.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 187 33.3 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 4.1 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 35 6.2 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 2.9 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 300 53.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 33.3% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 65 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 135 30.6 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 76 17.2 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 230 52.2 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 30.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 45 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 14 4.9 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 61 21.6 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 32 11.3 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 17 6.0 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 1.4 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 17 6.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 2.5 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.1 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 125 44.2 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 283 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 36.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.5% were in primary school, 8.4% in secondary school and 9.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 620 78.8 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 67 10.2 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 4.4 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 2.9 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 542 82.5 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 165 52.5 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 75 23.9 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 43 13.7 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 31 9.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 314 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 314 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 52.5% were employed full time, 23.9% were employed part-time and 9.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 29 10.1 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 18 6.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 31 10.8 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 40 13.9 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 129 44.9 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 602 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,302 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,287 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $602.

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

Unpaid work Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 330 58.6 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 182 32.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 54 9.6 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 119 21.2 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.5% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 104 18.5 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 114 20.3 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 52 9.3 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 10.5 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 48 28.9 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 64 38.6 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 49 29.5 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 3.0 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.6% were couple families with children, 28.9% were couple families without children and 29.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.2 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.8 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 21.2% of single parents were male and 78.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,356 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,187 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,187 and those without children was $2,356.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 20 17.9 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 6.2 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 17.0 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 20 17.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 4.5 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 12 10.7 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 19 17.0 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 8.9 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 17.9% had both partners employed full-time, 6.2% had both employed part-time and 17.0% 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 Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 233 77.9 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 66 22.1 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 77.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 192 82.1 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14 6.0 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 25 10.7 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.1% were separate houses, 6.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 10.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 3.9 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 26 11.2 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 32 13.8 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 136 58.6 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 21 9.1 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 3.4 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 11.2% had 1 bedroom, 13.8% had 2 bedrooms and 58.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 45 19.5 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 28 12.1 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 140 60.6 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 2.2 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 13 5.6 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 19.5% were owned outright, 12.1% were owned with a mortgage and 60.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 148 63.2 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 74 31.6 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 5.1 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 63.2% were family households, 31.6% were single person households and 5.1% were group households.

Household income Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.3 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.1 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 21.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.1% 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 Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 80 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.6 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.4 -- 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 Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.3 -- 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 Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 53 22.6 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 89 38.0 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 50 21.4 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 26 11.1 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 16 6.8 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 21.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.1% 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 Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 410 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 186 45.4 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 224 54.6 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 410 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 186 (or 45.4%) were male and 224 (or 54.6%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wyndham (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 3.6 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 937 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $937.

Mortgage and rent Wyndham (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 120 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,088 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Wyndham (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $120 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,088.

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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