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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Duncraig

Code SSC50231 (SSC)
People 15,026
Male 7,449
Female 7,577
Median age 40
Families 4,415
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 5,647
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,959
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $400
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 Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 15,026 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 7,449 49.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 7,577 50.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 63 0.4 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 15,026 people in Duncraig (State Suburbs) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 992 6.6 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 954 6.4 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,014 6.8 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,098 7.3 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 899 6.0 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 625 4.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 695 4.6 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,041 6.9 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,180 7.9 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,085 7.2 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,092 7.3 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,210 8.1 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,139 7.6 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 761 5.1 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 444 3.0 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 273 1.8 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 254 1.7 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 266 1.8 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Duncraig (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 7,188 59.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 244 2.0 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 830 6.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 513 4.3 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,285 27.2 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Duncraig (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.6% were married and 8.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Duncraig (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 6,750 60.2 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 776 6.9 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,691 32.9 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Duncraig (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 250 5.9 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 970 22.7 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 204 4.8 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 197 4.6 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 496 11.6 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 161 3.8 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 347 8.1 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 235 5.5 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 824 19.3 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 74 1.7 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 515 12.1 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,273 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Duncraig (State Suburbs) 28.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.1% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 24.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 9,669 64.4 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6,084 41.9 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,318 9.1 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 919 6.3 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,202 42.7 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), 42.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 41.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,861 58.4 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,811 33.7 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 410 4.9 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 248 3.0 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 8,330 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 8,330 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Duncraig (State Suburbs). Of these 58.4% were employed full time, 33.7% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,167 14.5 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 842 10.4 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 794 9.8 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,150 14.2 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,712 46.0 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Duncraig (State Suburbs), 14.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Duncraig % 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 Duncraig (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 761 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,239 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,959 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Duncraig (State Suburbs) was $761.

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

Unpaid work Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 9,525 79.0 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,923 32.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,316 10.9 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,417 20.0 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.5% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,777 23.0 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,503 29.0 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,848 15.3 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,398 11.6 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Duncraig (State Suburbs), 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,601 36.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,306 52.2 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 466 10.6 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 43 1.0 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Duncraig (State Suburbs), 52.2% were couple families with children, 36.3% were couple families without children and 10.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.4 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.6 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Duncraig (State Suburbs) 21.4% of single parents were male and 78.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,506 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,896 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,896 and those without children was $2,506.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 731 18.7 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 171 4.4 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,081 27.6 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 635 16.2 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 198 5.1 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 567 14.5 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 199 5.1 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 328 8.4 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 27.6% 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 Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,224 93.8 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 348 6.2 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,008 95.9 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 181 3.5 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 32 0.6 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 Duncraig (State Suburbs), 95.9% were separate houses, 3.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 0.2 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 157 3.0 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,467 28.1 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 3,537 67.7 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 49 0.9 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.2% had 1 bedroom, 3.0% had 2 bedrooms and 28.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,135 40.9 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,306 44.2 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 663 12.7 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 53 1.0 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 66 1.3 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Duncraig (State Suburbs), 40.9% were owned outright, 44.2% were owned with a mortgage and 12.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 4,356 83.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 779 14.9 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 90 1.7 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.4% were family households, 14.9% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

Household income Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.4 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 23.8 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), 12.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 23.8% 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 Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.9 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.1 -- 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 Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
None 115 2.2 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,280 24.5 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,502 47.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,253 24.0 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 73 1.4 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), 24.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.0% 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 Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 63 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 40 63.5 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 23 36.5 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Duncraig (State Suburbs), there were 63 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 40 (or 63.5%) were male and 23 (or 36.5%) 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 Duncraig % 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 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,812 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,812.

Mortgage and rent Duncraig % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 365 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,642 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Duncraig (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $365 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,642.

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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