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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Craigie (WA)

Code SSC50186 (SSC)
People 5,602
Male 2,852
Female 2,750
Median age 34
Families 1,559
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 2,490
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,316
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $330
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 5,602 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,852 50.9 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,750 49.1 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 72 1.3 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,602 people in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 418 7.5 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 297 5.3 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 295 5.3 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 314 5.6 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 410 7.3 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 541 9.7 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 547 9.8 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 427 7.6 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 407 7.3 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 371 6.6 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 341 6.1 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 324 5.8 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 318 5.7 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 225 4.0 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 146 2.6 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 96 1.7 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 68 1.2 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 56 1.0 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,953 42.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 194 4.2 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 462 10.1 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 149 3.2 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,827 39.8 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.6% were married and 14.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,786 43.0 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 566 13.6 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,801 43.4 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 72 5.0 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 292 20.1 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 47 3.2 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 34 2.3 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 179 12.3 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 39 2.7 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 28 1.9 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 131 9.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 204 14.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 27 1.9 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 399 27.5 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,452 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs) 25.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.7% were in primary school, 16.9% in secondary school and 22.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 3,492 62.4 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,201 42.0 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 447 8.5 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 412 7.9 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,184 41.6 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), 41.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 42.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,926 59.7 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 930 28.8 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 211 6.5 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 158 4.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,225 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,225 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs). Of these 59.7% were employed full time, 28.8% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 323 10.5 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 280 9.1 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 322 10.5 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 581 18.9 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,349 44.0 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 689 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,551 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,316 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs) was $689.

Travel to work, top responses Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,390 73.9 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,394 30.4 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 379 8.3 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 588 12.8 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.4% provided care for children and 8.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,099 23.9 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,308 28.5 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 532 11.6 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 452 9.8 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), 28.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 614 39.4 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 618 39.6 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 293 18.8 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 34 2.2 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), 39.6% were couple families with children, 39.4% were couple families without children and 18.8% were one parent families.

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

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs) 18.0% of single parents were male and 82.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,052 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,085 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,085 and those without children was $2,052.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 249 20.2 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 51 4.1 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 297 24.1 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 202 16.4 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 61 5.0 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 149 12.1 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 95 7.7 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 128 10.4 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 24.1% 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 Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,224 92.5 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 180 7.5 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), 92.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,083 93.7 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 104 4.7 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 36 1.6 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 Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), 93.7% were separate houses, 4.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 0.2 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 61 2.7 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,361 61.2 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 769 34.6 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 25 1.1 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.2% had 1 bedroom, 2.7% had 2 bedrooms and 61.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 572 25.7 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,063 47.8 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 537 24.2 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.2 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 2.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), 25.7% were owned outright, 47.8% were owned with a mortgage and 24.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,531 68.9 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 569 25.6 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 123 5.5 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.9% were family households, 25.6% were single person households and 5.5% were group households.

Household income Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.0 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), 19.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.0% 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 Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 330 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.0 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.0 -- 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 Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.4 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.6 -- 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 Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 97 4.4 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 751 33.8 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 925 41.6 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 403 18.1 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 47 2.1 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), 33.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.1% 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 Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 71 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 28 39.4 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 43 60.6 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), there were 71 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 28 (or 39.4%) were male and 43 (or 60.6%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Craigie (WA) % 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 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,071 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.1, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,071.

Mortgage and rent Craigie (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 330 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 563 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Craigie (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $330 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $563.

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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