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Mingenew (L)

Code UCL522041 (UCL)
People 276
Male 144
Female 132
Median age 40
Families 77
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 147
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $931
Median monthly mortgage repayments $332
Median weekly rent $120
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 276 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 144 52.2 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 132 47.8 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 8.5 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 276 people in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 8.5% of the population.

Age Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 21 7.7 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 22 8.1 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 12 4.4 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 12 4.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 21 7.7 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 19 7.0 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 8 2.9 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 11 4.0 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 14 5.1 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 18 6.6 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 19 7.0 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 27 9.9 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 20 7.4 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 18 6.6 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 11 4.0 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 3.3 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 2.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.1 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 89 40.1 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 5.9 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 28 12.6 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 13 5.9 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 79 35.6 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 40.1% were married and 18.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 69 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 77 41.4 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 32 17.2 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 77 41.4 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 3 4.5 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 22 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 0 0.0 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 4.5 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 13.4 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 30 44.8 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 67 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 23.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.3% were in primary school, 4.5% in secondary school and 13.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 236 87.1 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 30 11.8 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 26 10.2 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 16 6.3 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 183 71.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 71.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 81 57.4 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 23 16.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 8.5 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 17.7 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 141 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 141 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 57.4% were employed full time, 16.3% were employed part-time and 17.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 11 9.1 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 3 2.5 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 16 13.2 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9 7.4 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 72 59.5 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 9.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 2.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 59.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 637 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,083 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 931 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $637.

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

Unpaid work Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 143 64.4 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 39 17.6 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 32 14.3 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 60 26.9 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 17.6% provided care for children and 14.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 38 17.1 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 52 23.4 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 24 10.8 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 30 13.5 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 39 50.0 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 19 24.4 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 15 19.2 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 6.4 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.4% were couple families with children, 50.0% were couple families without children and 19.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.8 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.2 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 18.8% of single parents were male and 81.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,562 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,375 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,375 and those without children was $2,562.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 7 12.5 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 11 19.6 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 16.1 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 7.1 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 25.0 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 6 10.7 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 8.9 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 12.5% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 19.6% 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 Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 107 79.9 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 27 20.1 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 97 91.5 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 2.8 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 5.7 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.8% were flats, units or apartments and 5.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.8 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 6.4 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 16 14.7 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 60 55.0 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 20 18.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.8 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 6.4% had 1 bedroom, 14.7% had 2 bedrooms and 55.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 42 38.9 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 19 17.6 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 43 39.8 231,824 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 4 3.7 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.9% were owned outright, 17.6% were owned with a mortgage and 39.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 74 67.9 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 35 32.1 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 67.9% were family households, 32.1% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.0 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.3 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.3% 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 Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 120 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.9 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.1 -- 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 Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 332 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 6 5.5 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 31 28.4 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 40 36.7 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 23 21.1 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 9 8.3 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.1% 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 Mingenew (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 23 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 47.8 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 12 52.2 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 23 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 47.8%) were male and 12 (or 52.2%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mingenew (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 4.5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mingenew (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Mingenew (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 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mingenew (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 $0.

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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