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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Dudley Park (WA)

Code SSC50227 (SSC)
People 5,751
Male 2,704
Female 3,047
Median age 49
Families 1,613
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 2,918
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $919
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,859
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 5,751 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,704 47.0 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,047 53.0 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 77 1.3 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,751 people in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs) of these 47.0% were male and 53.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 282 4.9 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 262 4.6 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 236 4.1 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 302 5.2 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 348 6.0 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 302 5.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 273 4.7 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 275 4.8 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 288 5.0 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 330 5.7 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 408 7.1 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 397 6.9 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 459 8.0 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 438 7.6 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 373 6.5 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 274 4.8 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 266 4.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 240 4.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 27.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,453 49.3 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 177 3.6 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 568 11.4 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 452 9.1 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,323 26.6 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.3% were married and 15.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,071 49.9 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 475 11.4 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,607 38.7 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 60 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 48 3.6 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 213 15.8 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 68 5.1 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 58 4.3 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 94 7.0 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 69 5.1 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 38 2.8 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 109 8.1 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 118 8.8 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 29 2.2 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 501 37.2 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,345 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs) 23.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.2% were in primary school, 15.0% in secondary school and 16.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 3,856 67.0 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,798 34.3 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 492 9.4 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 334 6.4 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,623 50.0 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 50.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,336 55.6 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 705 29.3 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 181 7.5 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 182 7.6 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,404 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,404 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs). Of these 55.6% were employed full time, 29.3% were employed part-time and 7.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 245 11.0 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 220 9.9 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 238 10.7 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 419 18.9 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 915 41.2 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 11.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 472 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,147 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 919 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs) was $472.

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

Unpaid work Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,216 64.7 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,049 21.1 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 490 9.9 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 670 13.5 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.1% provided care for children and 9.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 838 16.9 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,148 23.1 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 640 12.9 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 590 11.9 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 23.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 884 54.8 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 448 27.8 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 253 15.7 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 28 1.7 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 27.8% were couple families with children, 54.8% were couple families without children and 15.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.4 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.6 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs) 15.4% of single parents were male and 84.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,152 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,400 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,400 and those without children was $2,152.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 170 12.7 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 45 3.4 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 195 14.6 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 185 13.8 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 75 5.6 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 456 34.1 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 69 5.2 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 142 10.6 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 14.6% 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 Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,259 81.1 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 528 18.9 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 81.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,865 82.5 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 221 9.8 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 174 7.7 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 Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 82.5% were separate houses, 9.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 0.9 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 252 11.1 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 948 41.9 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 999 44.2 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 42 1.9 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.9% had 1 bedroom, 11.1% had 2 bedrooms and 41.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 848 37.6 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 618 27.4 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 725 32.1 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.6 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 54 2.4 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 37.6% were owned outright, 27.4% were owned with a mortgage and 32.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,594 70.5 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 584 25.8 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 83 3.7 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.5% were family households, 25.8% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

Household income Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.3 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.6 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 30.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.6% 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 Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,859 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 164 7.3 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 887 39.2 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 819 36.2 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 321 14.2 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 70 3.1 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), 39.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.2% 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 Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 74 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 39 52.7 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 35 47.3 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), there were 74 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 39 (or 52.7%) were male and 35 (or 47.3%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Dudley Park (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 3 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 933 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $933.

Mortgage and rent Dudley Park (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,387 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Dudley Park (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,387.

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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