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Kulin (L)

Code UCL522034 (UCL)
People 330
Male 164
Female 166
Median age 39
Families 80
Average children per family 2.4
All private dwellings 169
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $766
Median monthly mortgage repayments $607
Median weekly rent $117
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 Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 330 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 164 49.7 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 166 50.3 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 7.0 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 330 people in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.0% of the population.

Age Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 32 9.6 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 20 6.0 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 33 9.9 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 12 3.6 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 9 2.7 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 23 6.9 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 21 6.3 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 24 7.2 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 29 8.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 9 2.7 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 16 4.8 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 18 5.4 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 7.5 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 16 4.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 15 4.5 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 3.0 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 3.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 8 2.4 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 122 50.2 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 2.5 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 29 11.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 4.5 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 75 30.9 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 50.2% were married and 13.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 62 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 105 51.0 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 29 14.1 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 72 35.0 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 28 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 28 years.

Education Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 9 10.0 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 34 37.8 129,300 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 12 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 0 0.0 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 10.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 5.6 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 6.7 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 15 16.7 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 90 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 27.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.3% were in primary school, 13.5% in secondary school and 13.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 277 83.4 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 49 15.8 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 22 7.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 21 6.8 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 219 70.4 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 70.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 95 61.3 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 44 28.4 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 10 6.5 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 3.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 155 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 155 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 61.3% were employed full time, 28.4% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 13.9 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 11 7.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 12 7.9 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9 6.0 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 88 58.3 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 58.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 504 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,125 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 766 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $504.

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

Unpaid work Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 174 71.3 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 75 31.0 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 23 9.4 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 82 33.6 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.0% provided care for children and 9.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 33.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 42 17.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 61 25.0 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 35 14.3 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 35 14.3 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 40 50.0 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 34 42.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 7.5 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 42.5% were couple families with children, 50.0% were couple families without children and 7.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,666 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,166 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,166 and those without children was $1,666.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 17 23.9 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.2 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 13 18.3 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 18.3 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 7.0 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 12 16.9 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 11.3 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 23.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 18.3% 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 Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 128 78.0 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 36 22.0 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 78.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 110 86.6 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 5.5 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 10 7.9 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 Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.6% were separate houses, 5.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 3.2 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 31 24.6 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 60 47.6 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 31 24.6 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 24.6% had 2 bedrooms and 47.6% 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 Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 43 33.6 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 32 25.0 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 50 39.1 231,824 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 3 2.3 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.6% were owned outright, 25.0% were owned with a mortgage and 39.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 77 61.6 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 44 35.2 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 3.2 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 61.6% were family households, 35.2% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.6% 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 Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 117 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 607 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.6 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.4 -- 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 Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 13 10.2 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 39 30.7 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 49 38.6 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 23 18.1 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.4 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.1% 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 Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 27 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 44.4 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 15 55.6 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 12 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 27 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 44.4%) were male and 15 (or 55.6%) were female. The median age was 12 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kulin (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 2.5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 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 Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Kulin (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kulin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083.

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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