Rate the ABS website

2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Crawley

Code SSC50188 (SSC)
People 3,108
Male 1,534
Female 1,574
Median age 24
Families 520
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 1,414
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $1,052
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,200
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 3,108 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,534 49.4 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,574 50.6 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 0.7 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,108 people in Crawley (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 90 2.9 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 81 2.6 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 50 1.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 489 15.7 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 854 27.5 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 387 12.5 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 226 7.3 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 127 4.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 106 3.4 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 65 2.1 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 66 2.1 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 98 3.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 116 3.7 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 112 3.6 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 95 3.1 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 59 1.9 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 47 1.5 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 39 1.3 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 24 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Crawley (State Suburbs) was 24 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 7.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 816 28.2 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 25 0.9 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 142 4.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 80 2.8 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,828 63.2 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Crawley (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 28.2% were married and 5.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Crawley (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 696 37.2 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 159 8.5 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,017 54.3 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Crawley (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 37.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 27 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Crawley (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 27 years.

Education Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 17 0.9 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 64 3.3 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 0.2 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 13 0.7 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 25 1.3 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.2 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 11 0.6 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 40 2.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,558 79.7 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 26 1.3 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 193 9.9 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,954 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Crawley (State Suburbs) 62.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 4.1% were in primary school, 2.0% in secondary school and 81.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,130 36.4 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,914 65.8 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 169 5.8 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 134 4.6 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 691 23.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Crawley (State Suburbs), 23.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 65.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 519 39.2 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 533 40.2 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 95 7.2 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 178 13.4 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,325 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,325 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Crawley (State Suburbs). Of these 39.2% were employed full time, 40.2% were employed part-time and 13.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 340 29.5 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 132 11.5 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 64 5.6 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 140 12.2 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 377 32.8 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Crawley (State Suburbs), 29.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 32.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 24 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Crawley (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 24 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 316 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,556 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,052 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Crawley (State Suburbs) was $316.

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

Unpaid work Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,697 58.7 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 370 12.8 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 166 5.7 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 801 27.7 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Crawley (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 12.8% provided care for children and 5.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 864 29.9 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 555 19.2 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 182 6.3 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 96 3.3 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Crawley (State Suburbs), 19.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 6.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 313 60.2 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 129 24.8 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 40 7.7 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 38 7.3 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Crawley (State Suburbs), 24.8% were couple families with children, 60.2% were couple families without children and 7.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Crawley (State Suburbs) 15.0% of single parents were male and 85.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,455 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,333 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Crawley (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,333 and those without children was $2,455.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 58 13.2 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 33 7.5 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 47 10.7 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 76 17.3 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 50 11.4 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 119 27.1 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 26 5.9 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 30 6.8 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Crawley (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.2% had both partners employed full-time, 7.5% had both employed part-time and 10.7% 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 Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,073 82.1 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 234 17.9 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Crawley (State Suburbs), 82.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 49 4.6 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 204 19.0 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 807 75.1 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 Crawley (State Suburbs), 4.6% were separate houses, 19.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 75.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 21 2.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 248 23.1 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 390 36.4 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 347 32.4 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 46 4.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 1.9 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.2 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Crawley (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 23.1% had 1 bedroom, 36.4% had 2 bedrooms and 32.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.2. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 244 22.7 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 127 11.8 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 677 63.0 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.3 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 2.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Crawley (State Suburbs), 22.7% were owned outright, 11.8% were owned with a mortgage and 63.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 512 47.8 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 389 36.3 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 171 16.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Crawley (State Suburbs), of all households, 47.8% were family households, 36.3% were single person households and 16.0% were group households.

Household income Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.3 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.4 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Crawley (State Suburbs), 32.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.4% 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 Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 63.0 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 37.0 -- 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 Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,200 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.3 -- 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 Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
None 209 19.5 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 507 47.3 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 264 24.6 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 66 6.2 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 2.5 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Crawley (State Suburbs), 47.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 24.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 6.2% 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 Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 21 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 57.1 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 9 42.9 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Crawley (State Suburbs), there were 21 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 57.1%) were male and 9 (or 42.9%) 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 Crawley % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1 -- 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 Crawley (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Crawley % 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 Crawley (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

Back to Top


© Commonwealth of Australia 2014
Unless otherwise noted, content on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence together with any terms, conditions and exclusions as set out in the website Copyright notice. For permission to do anything beyond the scope of this licence and copyright terms contact us.