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Barragup

Code SSC50038 (SSC)
People 806
Male 416
Female 390
Median age 45
Families 224
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 299
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,308
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,383
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 806 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 416 51.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 390 48.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.4 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 806 people in Barragup (State Suburbs) of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 31 3.8 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 51 6.3 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 77 9.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 71 8.8 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 29 3.6 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 20 2.5 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 23 2.9 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 45 5.6 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 67 8.3 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 67 8.3 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 70 8.7 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 75 9.3 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 69 8.6 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 51 6.3 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 27 3.3 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 22 2.7 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 0.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 0.7 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Barragup (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 380 58.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 3.5 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 48 7.4 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 26 4.0 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 172 26.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Barragup (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.6% were married and 10.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 62 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Barragup (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 336 58.8 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 46 8.1 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 189 33.1 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Barragup (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Barragup (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 8 3.3 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 26 10.7 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 21 8.7 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 32 13.2 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 24 9.9 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 4.1 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 25 10.3 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 22 9.1 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 16 6.6 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 58 24.0 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 242 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Barragup (State Suburbs) 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.2% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 14.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 626 77.8 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 179 23.3 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 70 9.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 60 7.8 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 459 59.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Barragup (State Suburbs), 59.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 218 54.9 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 129 32.5 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 30 7.6 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 20 5.0 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 397 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 397 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Barragup (State Suburbs). Of these 54.9% were employed full time, 32.5% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 52 13.9 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 38 10.2 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 43 11.5 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 75 20.1 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 142 38.0 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Barragup (State Suburbs), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Barragup (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 543 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,560 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,308 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Barragup (State Suburbs) was $543.

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

Unpaid work Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 474 72.6 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 198 30.4 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 79 12.1 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 111 17.1 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Barragup (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.4% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 111 17.1 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 157 24.1 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 92 14.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 111 17.1 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Barragup (State Suburbs), 24.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 95 42.4 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 102 45.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 24 10.7 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.3 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Barragup (State Suburbs), 45.5% were couple families with children, 42.4% were couple families without children and 10.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 28.6 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 71.4 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Barragup (State Suburbs) 28.6% of single parents were male and 71.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,899 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,187 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Barragup (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,187 and those without children was $1,899.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 29 14.8 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 5.1 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 46 23.5 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 29 14.8 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 11 5.6 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 40 20.4 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 14 7.1 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 17 8.7 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Barragup (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.8% had both partners employed full-time, 5.1% had both employed part-time and 23.5% 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 Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 269 92.1 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 23 7.9 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Barragup (State Suburbs), 92.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 265 98.9 638,768 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 1.1 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 Barragup (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 2.2 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 3.4 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 9 3.4 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 72 27.0 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 171 64.0 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Barragup (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.4% had 1 bedroom, 3.4% had 2 bedrooms and 27.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 102 37.9 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 123 45.7 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 41 15.2 231,824 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 1.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Barragup (State Suburbs), 37.9% were owned outright, 45.7% were owned with a mortgage and 15.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 221 82.8 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 41 15.4 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 1.9 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Barragup (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.8% were family households, 15.4% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.2 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.8 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Barragup (State Suburbs), 23.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.8% 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 Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.1 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.9 -- 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 Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,383 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.5 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.5 -- 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 Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
None 5 1.9 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 53 19.9 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 94 35.2 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 109 40.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.2 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Barragup (State Suburbs), 19.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 40.8% 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 Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Barragup (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Barragup (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Barragup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Barragup (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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