2011 Census QuickStats

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Tambellup (L)

Code UCL522050 (UCL)
People 347
Male 165
Female 182
Median age 35
Families 78
Average children per family 2.7
All private dwellings 138
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $617
Median monthly mortgage repayments $840
Median weekly rent $100
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 Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 347 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 165 47.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 182 52.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 135 39.0 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 347 people in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 39.0% of the population.

Age Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 37 10.7 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 39 11.2 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 32 9.2 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 13 3.7 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 8 2.3 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 16 4.6 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 5.5 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 24 6.9 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 14 4.0 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 24 6.9 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 24 6.9 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 15 4.3 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 18 5.2 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 13 3.7 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 28 8.1 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 12 3.5 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.7 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.4 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 31.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 100 42.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 16 6.8 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 11 4.7 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 23 9.8 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 85 36.2 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 42.6% were married and 10.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 37 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 62 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 90 44.6 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 20 9.9 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 92 45.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 6 4.9 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 42 34.4 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 2.5 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 6 4.9 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 3 2.5 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 9.8 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 2.5 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.5 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 44 36.1 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 122 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 33.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.9% were in primary school, 7.4% in secondary school and 12.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 305 87.9 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 44 13.3 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 23 6.9 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 16 4.8 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 248 74.9 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 74.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 46 54.1 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 27 31.8 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 7 8.2 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 5.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 85 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 85 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 54.1% were employed full time, 31.8% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 10 12.8 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 4 5.1 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 11 14.1 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 7 9.0 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 41 52.6 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 12.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 370 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 891 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 617 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $370.

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

Unpaid work Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 167 71.7 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 67 28.6 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 26 11.1 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 57 24.3 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.6% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 26 11.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 71 30.5 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 27 11.6 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 44 18.9 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 24 30.0 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 29 36.2 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 23 28.8 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 5.0 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.2% were couple families with children, 30.0% were couple families without children and 28.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.4 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.6 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 17.4% of single parents were male and 82.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 8 15.4 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 7.7 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6 11.5 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 10 19.2 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 7.7 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 26.9 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 3 5.8 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 5.8 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 15.4% had both partners employed full-time, 7.7% had both employed part-time and 11.5% 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 Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 111 84.7 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 20 15.3 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 102 92.7 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 4.5 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 3 2.7 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.7% were separate houses, 4.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 6.3 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 21 18.9 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 50 45.0 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 30 27.0 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.7 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 6.3% had 1 bedroom, 18.9% had 2 bedrooms and 45.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 50 45.5 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 25 22.7 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 32 29.1 231,824 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 2.7 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 45.5% were owned outright, 22.7% were owned with a mortgage and 29.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 77 68.8 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 35 31.2 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 68.8% were family households, 31.2% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 49.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 49.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 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 Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 840 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 4 3.6 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 38 34.5 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 39 35.5 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 19.1 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 7.3 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.1% 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 Tambellup (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 135 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 67 49.6 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 68 50.4 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 135 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 67 (or 49.6%) were male and 68 (or 50.4%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tambellup (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 4.3 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 549 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tambellup (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.3, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $549.

Mortgage and rent Tambellup (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 Tambellup (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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