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Jabiru (L)

Code UCL721010 (UCL)
People 1,129
Male 627
Female 502
Median age 33
Families 251
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 630
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $2,250
Median monthly mortgage repayments $108
Median weekly rent $37
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Total 1,129 -- 211,945 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 627 55.5 109,517 51.7 10,634,013 49.4
Female 502 44.5 102,428 48.3 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 216 19.2 56,776 26.8 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,129 people in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 55.5% were male and 44.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 19.2% of the population.

Age Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 107 9.5 17,119 8.1 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 78 6.9 16,415 7.7 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 65 5.8 15,608 7.4 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 65 5.8 14,820 7.0 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 54 4.8 16,839 7.9 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 127 11.3 19,213 9.1 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 111 9.8 17,345 8.2 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 127 11.3 16,829 7.9 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 113 10.0 16,331 7.7 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 94 8.3 14,799 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 79 7.0 13,775 6.5 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 58 5.1 11,632 5.5 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 36 3.2 9,121 4.3 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 14 1.2 5,286 2.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 0 0.0 3,280 1.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 1,726 0.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 1,112 0.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 694 0.3 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 31 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 1.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 388 44.3 70,154 43.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 41 4.7 5,526 3.4 529,280 3.0
Divorced 54 6.2 13,273 8.2 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 1.7 5,202 3.2 949,634 5.5
Never married 378 43.2 68,647 42.2 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 44.3% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 43 -- 44 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 47 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 54 -- 65 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 27 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 286 44.3 54,563 41.5 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 144 22.3 19,532 14.9 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 215 33.3 57,233 43.6 6,413,399 41.3

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 22.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 44 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 15 4.3 3,339 4.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 87 24.9 15,171 20.7 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 2,586 3.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 2,150 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 58 16.6 8,003 10.9 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 1.1 1,780 2.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 0.9 2,823 3.9 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 15 4.3 2,726 3.7 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 28 8.0 6,682 9.1 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.7 1,627 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 133 38.1 26,242 35.9 1,511,694 23.2
Total 349 -- 73,129 -- 6,503,580 --

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 30.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.9% were in primary school, 18.6% in secondary school and 12.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Australia 795 70.6 158,031 74.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 231 23.4 42,606 22.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 58 5.9 10,807 5.8 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 48 4.9 9,131 4.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 650 65.9 125,126 66.7 10,757,087 53.7

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 65.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 509 76.1 69,544 66.9 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 90 13.5 20,878 20.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 53 7.9 8,056 7.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 17 2.5 5,489 5.3 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 669 -- 103,967 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 669 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 76.1% were employed full time, 13.5% were employed part-time and 2.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 26 4.0 6,588 6.7 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 24 3.7 6,344 6.4 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 39 6.0 7,952 8.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 74 11.3 19,470 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 439 67.0 50,076 50.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 4.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 3.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 67.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 37 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,143 -- 745 -- 577 --
Family 2,506 -- 1,759 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,250 -- 1,674 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $1,143.

Travel to work, top responses Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 574 65.5 108,531 66.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 234 26.7 49,616 30.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 52 5.9 14,566 8.9 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 156 17.8 27,050 16.6 3,090,874 17.8

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.7% provided care for children and 5.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 185 21.1 37,795 23.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 250 28.5 42,817 26.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 84 9.6 16,605 10.2 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 55 6.3 11,314 6.9 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 97 38.3 16,310 34.0 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 123 48.6 22,245 46.3 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 26 10.3 8,610 17.9 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 2.8 866 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 48.6% were couple families with children, 38.3% were couple families without children and 10.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 32.1 -- 19.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 67.9 -- 80.5 -- 82.4

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 32.1% of single parents were male and 67.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Families without children 2,125 -- 2,300 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,474 -- 2,475 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,474 and those without children was $2,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 92 41.4 12,591 32.7 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 1.8 1,326 3.4 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 33 14.9 5,984 15.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 45 20.3 5,205 13.5 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 2.3 1,552 4.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 5 2.3 4,773 12.4 899,598 19.2
Other 19 8.6 3,327 8.6 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 19 8.6 3,801 9.9 314,529 6.7

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 41.4% had both partners employed full-time, 1.8% had both employed part-time and 14.9% 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 Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 343 79.6 60,889 87.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 88 20.4 8,595 12.4 934,470 10.7

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 79.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 201 58.8 41,186 67.6 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 17 5.0 6,880 11.3 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 116 33.9 10,087 16.6 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 1.5 2,471 4.1 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 58.8% were separate houses, 5.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 33.9% were flats, units or apartments and 1.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.9 999 1.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 73 21.3 4,536 7.4 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 37 10.8 13,275 21.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 187 54.5 27,268 44.8 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 32 9.3 12,789 21.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 3.2 2,024 3.3 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 2.8 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 21.3% had 1 bedroom, 10.8% had 2 bedrooms and 54.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 0 0.0 9,530 15.7 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 3 0.9 18,630 30.6 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 326 95.3 29,903 49.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.9 580 1.0 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 2.9 2,248 3.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 0.0% were owned outright, 0.9% were owned with a mortgage and 95.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Family households 246 72.1 44,046 72.3 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 86 25.2 13,317 21.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 2.6 3,528 5.8 321,007 4.1

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 72.1% were family households, 25.2% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 4.0 -- 14.6 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 23.8 -- 16.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 4.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 23.8% 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 Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median rent 37 -- 225 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.1 -- 91.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.9 -- 9.0 -- 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 Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 108 -- 2,058 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 92.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 7.7 -- 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 Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
None 30 8.8 7,153 11.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 146 42.9 20,289 33.3 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 115 33.8 20,488 33.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 45 13.2 10,184 16.7 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 1.2 2,776 4.6 234,292 3.0

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 42.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.2% 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 Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 215 -- 56,776 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 107 49.8 28,035 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 108 50.2 28,741 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 23 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 215 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 107 (or 49.8%) were male and 108 (or 50.2%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 4.2 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.7 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,874 -- 1,099 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,874.

Mortgage and rent Jabiru (L) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 60 -- 75 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 108 -- 1,963 -- 1,647 --

In Jabiru (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $60 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $108.

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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