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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Coolup

Code SSC50177 (SSC)
People 362
Male 190
Female 172
Median age 40
Families 100
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 151
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,166
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $185
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 362 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 190 52.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 172 47.5 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 362 people in Coolup (State Suburbs) of these 52.5% were male and 47.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 6.9 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 32 8.8 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 31 8.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 20 5.5 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 15 4.1 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 19 5.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 16 4.4 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 28 7.7 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 39 10.8 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 26 7.2 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 26 7.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 24 6.6 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 6.9 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 16 4.4 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 2.8 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 1.1 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.7 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Coolup (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 160 58.0 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 5 1.8 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 17 6.2 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 2.9 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 86 31.2 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Coolup (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.0% were married and 8.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 63 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Coolup (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 137 56.8 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 22 9.1 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 82 34.0 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Coolup (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Coolup (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 17 16.5 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 17 16.5 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 5.8 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 12 11.7 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 3.9 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 5.8 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 41 39.8 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 103 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Coolup (State Suburbs) 28.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.8% were in primary school, 15.5% in secondary school and 5.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 291 79.9 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 66 19.8 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 25 7.5 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 5.7 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 223 67.0 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Coolup (State Suburbs), 67.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 105 60.3 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 43 24.7 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 9.2 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 10 5.7 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 174 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 174 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Coolup (State Suburbs). Of these 60.3% were employed full time, 24.7% were employed part-time and 5.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 7 4.3 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 19 11.6 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 14 8.5 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 34 20.7 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 74 45.1 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Coolup (State Suburbs), 4.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Coolup (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 546 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 966 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,166 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Coolup (State Suburbs) was $546.

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

Unpaid work Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 205 74.5 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 102 37.0 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 22 8.0 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 64 23.2 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Coolup (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 37.0% provided care for children and 8.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 48 17.4 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 66 23.9 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 39 14.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 54 19.6 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Coolup (State Suburbs), 23.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 19.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 38 37.6 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 47 46.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 15.8 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Coolup (State Suburbs), 46.5% were couple families with children, 37.6% were couple families without children and 15.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Coolup (State Suburbs) 20.0% of single parents were male and 80.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,199 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,963 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coolup (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,963 and those without children was $1,199.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 16 18.4 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.4 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 21.8 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11 12.6 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.4 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 15 17.2 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 5 5.7 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 15 17.2 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Coolup (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 21.8% 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 Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 123 87.2 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 18 12.8 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Coolup (State Suburbs), 87.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 119 97.5 638,768 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 0 0.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 2.5 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Coolup (State Suburbs), 97.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 3.3 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 5 4.1 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 53 43.8 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 59 48.8 333,932 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 3.5 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Coolup (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 4.1% had 2 bedrooms and 43.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 41 33.9 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 55 45.5 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 22 18.2 231,824 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 2.5 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Coolup (State Suburbs), 33.9% were owned outright, 45.5% were owned with a mortgage and 18.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 98 79.7 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 22 17.9 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.4 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Coolup (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.7% were family households, 17.9% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.5 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coolup (State Suburbs), 29.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.5% 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 Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 185 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.4 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.6 -- 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 Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
None 3 2.4 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 23 18.5 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 40 32.3 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 53 42.7 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 4.0 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Coolup (State Suburbs), 18.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 42.7% 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 Coolup % 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 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Coolup (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 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Coolup % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 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 Coolup (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Coolup % 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 Coolup (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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