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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Coolbinia

Code SSC50174 (SSC)
People 1,536
Male 749
Female 787
Median age 38
Families 387
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 572
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $2,568
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $350
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 Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 1,536 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 749 48.8 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 787 51.2 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.3 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,536 people in Coolbinia (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 78 5.1 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 117 7.6 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 120 7.8 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 133 8.7 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 106 6.9 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 95 6.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 73 4.8 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 102 6.6 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 115 7.5 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 146 9.5 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 105 6.8 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 93 6.1 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 73 4.8 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 41 2.7 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 38 2.5 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 2.0 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 31 2.0 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 38 2.5 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Coolbinia (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 672 55.2 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 18 1.5 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 46 3.8 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 46 3.8 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 436 35.8 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Coolbinia (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.2% were married and 5.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Coolbinia (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 614 56.3 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 65 6.0 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 412 37.8 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Coolbinia (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 28 5.2 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 80 14.7 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 48 8.8 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 29 5.3 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 28 5.2 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 51 9.4 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 56 10.3 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 27 5.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 105 19.3 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 12 2.2 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 79 14.5 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 543 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs) 35.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.9% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 24.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,099 71.6 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 582 40.4 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 146 10.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 130 9.0 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 583 40.5 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), 40.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 466 56.8 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 295 35.9 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 43 5.2 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 17 2.1 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 821 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 821 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Coolbinia (State Suburbs). Of these 56.8% were employed full time, 35.9% were employed part-time and 2.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 135 17.0 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 93 11.7 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 67 8.4 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 102 12.8 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 358 45.0 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Coolbinia (State Suburbs), 17.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Coolbinia (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 922 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,842 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,568 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Coolbinia (State Suburbs) was $922.

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

Unpaid work Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 894 73.3 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 386 31.7 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 163 13.4 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 312 25.6 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.7% provided care for children and 13.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 300 24.6 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 319 26.2 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 157 12.9 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 117 9.6 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Coolbinia (State Suburbs), 26.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 117 30.2 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 230 59.3 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 32 8.2 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 2.3 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Coolbinia (State Suburbs), 59.3% were couple families with children, 30.2% were couple families without children and 8.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 27.3 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 72.7 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs) 27.3% of single parents were male and 72.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 3,333 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,308 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,308 and those without children was $3,333.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 72 20.6 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 16 4.6 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 107 30.6 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 52 14.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 4.6 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 46 13.1 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 18 5.1 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 23 6.6 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 30.6% 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 Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 497 90.4 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 53 9.6 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), 90.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 453 91.0 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 1.0 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 37 7.4 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.6 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Coolbinia (State Suburbs), 91.0% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.6 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 1.8 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 79 15.9 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 160 32.1 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 243 48.8 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 0.8 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 15.9% had 2 bedrooms and 32.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 213 42.9 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 193 38.8 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 85 17.1 231,824 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 6 1.2 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Coolbinia (State Suburbs), 42.9% were owned outright, 38.8% were owned with a mortgage and 17.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 384 77.0 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 94 18.8 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 21 4.2 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.0% were family households, 18.8% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

Household income Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.8 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 36.0 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), 12.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 36.0% 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 Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.8 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.2 -- 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 Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
None 20 4.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 128 25.6 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 203 40.6 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 137 27.4 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 2.4 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), 25.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.4% 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 Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Coolbinia (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) 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 Coolbinia % 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 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,250 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,250.

Mortgage and rent Coolbinia % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 725 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Coolbinia (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $725 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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