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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Carine

Code SSC50136 (SSC)
People 6,480
Male 3,247
Female 3,233
Median age 41
Families 1,920
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,451
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,135
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,145
Median weekly rent $380
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 6,480 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,247 50.1 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,233 49.9 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 32 0.5 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,480 people in Carine (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 397 6.1 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 398 6.1 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 434 6.7 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 480 7.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 407 6.3 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 297 4.6 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 245 3.8 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 408 6.3 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 472 7.3 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 477 7.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 531 8.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 570 8.8 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 551 8.5 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 349 5.4 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 175 2.7 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 119 1.8 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 89 1.4 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 81 1.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Carine (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,182 60.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 116 2.2 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 325 6.2 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 171 3.3 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,460 27.8 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Carine (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.6% were married and 8.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Carine (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,996 60.8 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 292 5.9 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,643 33.3 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Carine (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Carine (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 97 5.3 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 417 22.8 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 90 4.9 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 62 3.4 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 252 13.8 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 69 3.8 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 119 6.5 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 106 5.8 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 406 22.2 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 28 1.5 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 186 10.2 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,832 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Carine (State Suburbs) 28.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.0% were in primary school, 24.0% in secondary school and 28.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 4,228 65.2 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,626 41.7 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 571 9.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 408 6.5 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,694 42.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Carine (State Suburbs), 42.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 41.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,086 56.0 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,332 35.8 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 195 5.2 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 111 3.0 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,724 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,724 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Carine (State Suburbs). Of these 56.0% were employed full time, 35.8% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 537 14.9 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 412 11.4 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 384 10.6 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 467 12.9 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,619 44.8 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Carine (State Suburbs), 14.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Carine (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 787 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,437 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,135 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Carine (State Suburbs) was $787.

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

Unpaid work Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,178 79.5 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,687 32.1 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 596 11.4 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,084 20.6 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Carine (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.1% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,316 25.1 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,484 28.3 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 748 14.2 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 629 12.0 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Carine (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 682 35.5 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,017 53.0 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 198 10.3 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 23 1.2 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Carine (State Suburbs), 53.0% were couple families with children, 35.5% were couple families without children and 10.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.8 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.2 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Carine (State Suburbs) 20.8% of single parents were male and 79.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,575 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,075 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carine (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,075 and those without children was $2,575.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 306 17.9 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 76 4.5 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 508 29.8 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 264 15.5 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 100 5.9 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 237 13.9 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 88 5.2 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 126 7.4 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Carine (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 29.8% 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 Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,270 94.3 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 138 5.7 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Carine (State Suburbs), 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,090 92.1 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 111 4.9 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 69 3.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Carine (State Suburbs), 92.1% were separate houses, 4.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 41 1.8 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 127 5.6 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 582 25.6 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,498 66.0 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 0.9 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 Carine (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 5.6% had 2 bedrooms and 25.6% 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 Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,047 46.1 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 916 40.3 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 274 12.1 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.2 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 1.3 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Carine (State Suburbs), 46.1% were owned outright, 40.3% were owned with a mortgage and 12.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,900 83.7 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 345 15.2 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 26 1.1 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Carine (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.7% were family households, 15.2% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.3 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 26.7 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carine (State Suburbs), 13.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 26.7% 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 Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 380 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.9 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.1 -- 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 Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,145 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
None 41 1.8 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 547 24.1 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,034 45.6 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 614 27.0 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 34 1.5 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Carine (State Suburbs), 24.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.0% 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 Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 32 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 37.5 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 20 62.5 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 37 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Carine (State Suburbs), there were 32 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 37.5%) were male and 20 (or 62.5%) were female. The median age was 37 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.1 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,583 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Carine (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.1, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,583.

Mortgage and rent Carine % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 550 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,084 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Carine (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $550 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,084.

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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