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Ravensthorpe (L)

Code UCL522049 (UCL)
People 390
Male 209
Female 181
Median age 33
Families 91
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 225
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,361
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,000
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 390 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 209 53.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 181 46.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 2.6 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 390 people in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 53.6% were male and 46.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 27 6.9 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 37 9.4 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 27 6.9 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 19 4.8 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 23 5.9 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 28 7.1 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 27 6.9 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 36 9.2 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 22 5.6 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 29 7.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 28 7.1 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 23 5.9 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 19 4.8 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 3.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 3.1 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 12 3.1 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.3 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.8 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 140 47.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 4.4 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 34 11.6 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 10 3.4 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 97 33.0 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 47.6% were married and 16.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 113 48.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 42 18.0 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 78 33.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 14 12.5 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 48 42.9 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 5.4 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 6 5.4 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 7 6.2 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 5.4 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 25 22.3 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 112 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 48.2% were in primary school, 5.4% in secondary school and 11.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 310 79.5 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 72 20.4 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 8.2 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 4.2 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 237 67.1 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 67.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 137 65.6 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 53 25.4 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 15 7.2 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 1.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 209 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 209 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 65.6% were employed full time, 25.4% were employed part-time and 1.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 14 6.8 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 15 7.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 23 11.2 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 22 10.7 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 113 55.1 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 6.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 787 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,821 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,361 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $787.

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

Unpaid work Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 187 64.0 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 84 28.6 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 25 8.4 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 87 29.7 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.6% provided care for children and 8.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 29.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 55 18.7 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 64 21.8 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 36 12.2 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 37 12.6 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 21.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 39 41.5 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 44 46.8 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 11.7 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 Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 46.8% were couple families with children, 41.5% were couple families without children and 11.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ravensthorpe (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 Ravensthorpe (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 Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,963 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,143 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,143 and those without children was $1,963.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 21 26.2 102,046 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 24 30.0 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 21.2 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.8 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 7 8.8 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 3 3.8 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 6.2 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 26.2% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 30.0% 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 Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 138 69.3 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 61 30.7 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 69.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 30.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 117 84.8 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10 7.2 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 11 8.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.8% were separate houses, 7.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 8.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 2.9 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 5.8 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 19 13.7 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 68 48.9 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 34 24.5 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 4.3 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 5.8% had 1 bedroom, 13.7% had 2 bedrooms and 48.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 31 22.1 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 36 25.7 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 68 48.6 231,824 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 5 3.6 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.1% were owned outright, 25.7% were owned with a mortgage and 48.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 93 66.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 42 30.0 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 3.6 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 66.4% were family households, 30.0% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

Household income Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.7 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.7% 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 Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 3 2.2 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 46 33.1 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 61 43.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 22 15.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 5.0 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.8% 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 Ravensthorpe (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 60.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 4 40.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 39 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 60.0%) were male and 4 (or 40.0%) were female. The median age was 39 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ravensthorpe (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 3.5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ravensthorpe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

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

In Ravensthorpe (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 $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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