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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Aveley

Code SSC50025 (SSC)
People 4,474
Male 2,222
Female 2,252
Median age 29
Families 1,282
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,673
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,975
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,511
Median weekly rent $433
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 4,474 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,222 49.7 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,252 50.3 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 56 1.3 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,474 people in Aveley (State Suburbs) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 504 11.3 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 435 9.7 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 380 8.5 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 280 6.3 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 254 5.7 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 412 9.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 453 10.1 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 476 10.6 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 415 9.3 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 276 6.2 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 172 3.8 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 135 3.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 112 2.5 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 75 1.7 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 51 1.1 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 24 0.5 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 10 0.2 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 8 0.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 29 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Aveley (State Suburbs) was 29 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 29.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,875 59.4 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 88 2.8 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 204 6.5 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 35 1.1 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 952 30.2 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Aveley (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.4% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 40 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 47 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Aveley (State Suburbs) was 40 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,723 59.2 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 415 14.3 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 772 26.5 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Aveley (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 39 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Aveley (State Suburbs) was 39 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 94 6.7 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 254 18.1 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 106 7.5 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 212 15.1 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 153 10.9 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 68 4.8 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 121 8.6 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 66 4.7 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 126 9.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 21 1.5 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 184 13.1 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,405 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Aveley (State Suburbs) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.7% were in primary school, 24.3% in secondary school and 13.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,947 65.9 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,853 43.2 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 387 9.0 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 318 7.4 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,727 40.3 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Aveley (State Suburbs), 40.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 43.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,630 66.2 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 595 24.2 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 162 6.6 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 75 3.0 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,462 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,462 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Aveley (State Suburbs). Of these 66.2% were employed full time, 24.2% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 199 8.4 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 207 8.7 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 186 7.8 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 407 17.1 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,222 51.3 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Aveley (State Suburbs), 8.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Aveley (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

Occupation Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 870 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,051 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,975 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Aveley (State Suburbs) was $870.

Travel to work, top responses Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,458 77.9 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,380 43.7 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 200 6.3 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 402 12.7 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Aveley (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 43.7% provided care for children and 6.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 813 25.8 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 921 29.2 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 381 12.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 342 10.8 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Aveley (State Suburbs), 29.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 401 31.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 726 56.6 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 141 11.0 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 14 1.1 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Aveley (State Suburbs), 56.6% were couple families with children, 31.3% were couple families without children and 11.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 9.9 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 90.1 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Aveley (State Suburbs) 9.9% of single parents were male and 90.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,363 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,336 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aveley (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,336 and those without children was $2,363.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 308 27.3 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 1.2 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 274 24.3 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 231 20.5 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 30 2.7 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 45 4.0 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 93 8.2 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 134 11.9 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Aveley (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.3% had both partners employed full-time, 1.2% had both employed part-time and 24.3% 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 Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,405 85.9 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 230 14.1 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Aveley (State Suburbs), 85.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,280 91.2 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 94 6.7 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 30 2.1 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 Aveley (State Suburbs), 91.2% were separate houses, 6.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 15 1.1 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 273 19.4 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,107 78.8 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 0.6 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Aveley (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 1.1% had 2 bedrooms and 19.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 139 9.9 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,012 72.0 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 236 16.8 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 1.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Aveley (State Suburbs), 9.9% were owned outright, 72.0% were owned with a mortgage and 16.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,255 89.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 126 9.0 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 23 1.6 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Aveley (State Suburbs), of all households, 89.4% were family households, 9.0% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 7.1 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 18.8 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aveley (State Suburbs), 7.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 18.8% 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 Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 433 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.3 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.7 -- 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 Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,511 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 74.5 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 25.5 -- 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 Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
None 10 0.7 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 325 23.1 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 800 56.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 251 17.9 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 1.4 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Aveley (State Suburbs), 23.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 56.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.9% 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 Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 56 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 24 42.9 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 32 57.1 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 7 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Aveley (State Suburbs), there were 56 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 24 (or 42.9%) were male and 32 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 7 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Aveley % 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 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,700 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Aveley (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,700.

Mortgage and rent Aveley % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 155 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,297 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Aveley (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $155 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,297.

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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