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2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Floreat

Code SSC50264 (SSC)
People 7,230
Male 3,578
Female 3,652
Median age 39
Families 1,951
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 2,645
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,598
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,700
Median weekly rent $450
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 Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 7,230 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,578 49.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,652 50.5 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 0.2 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,230 people in Floreat (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 487 6.7 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 625 8.6 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 605 8.4 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 596 8.2 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 445 6.2 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 203 2.8 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 217 3.0 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 453 6.3 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 589 8.1 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 663 9.2 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 594 8.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 496 6.9 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 332 4.6 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 237 3.3 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 186 2.6 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 158 2.2 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 162 2.2 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 180 2.5 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Floreat (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,293 59.8 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 88 1.6 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 277 5.0 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 267 4.8 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,583 28.7 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Floreat (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.8% were married and 6.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Floreat (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,109 59.8 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 254 4.9 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,840 35.4 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Floreat (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Floreat (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 157 6.2 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 485 19.1 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 215 8.5 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 158 6.2 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 149 5.9 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 200 7.9 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 248 9.8 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 75 3.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 564 22.2 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 28 1.1 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 258 10.2 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,537 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Floreat (State Suburbs) 35.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.8% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 25.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 5,251 72.6 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,238 32.1 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 764 10.9 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 502 7.2 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,474 49.8 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Floreat (State Suburbs), 49.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 32.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,064 55.6 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,324 35.7 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 217 5.8 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 106 2.9 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,711 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,711 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Floreat (State Suburbs). Of these 55.6% were employed full time, 35.7% were employed part-time and 2.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 601 16.7 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 405 11.2 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 321 8.9 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 379 10.5 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,684 46.7 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Floreat (State Suburbs), 16.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 919 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,810 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,598 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Floreat (State Suburbs) was $919.

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

Unpaid work Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,518 82.0 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,020 36.7 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 688 12.5 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,547 28.1 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Floreat (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 82.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 36.7% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,414 25.7 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,550 28.1 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 815 14.8 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 737 13.4 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Floreat (State Suburbs), 28.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 570 29.2 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,170 60.0 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 188 9.6 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 22 1.1 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Floreat (State Suburbs), 60.0% were couple families with children, 29.2% were couple families without children and 9.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 24.5 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.5 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Floreat (State Suburbs) 24.5% of single parents were male and 75.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 3,178 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,402 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Floreat (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,402 and those without children was $3,178.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 311 17.9 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 65 3.7 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 507 29.1 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 299 17.2 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 79 4.5 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 236 13.5 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 109 6.3 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 136 7.8 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Floreat (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 29.1% 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 Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,400 92.4 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 196 7.6 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Floreat (State Suburbs), 92.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,367 98.5 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 16 0.7 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 15 0.6 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.2 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Floreat (State Suburbs), 98.5% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 18 0.7 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 215 9.0 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 907 37.8 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,238 51.6 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 0.8 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 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Floreat (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 9.0% had 2 bedrooms and 37.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,058 44.1 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 943 39.3 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 350 14.6 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.5 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 38 1.6 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Floreat (State Suburbs), 44.1% were owned outright, 39.3% were owned with a mortgage and 14.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,932 80.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 410 17.1 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 61 2.5 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Floreat (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.4% were family households, 17.1% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.6 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 35.7 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Floreat (State Suburbs), 11.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 35.7% 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 Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 450 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,700 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
None 72 3.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 622 25.9 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,099 45.8 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 571 23.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 37 1.5 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Floreat (State Suburbs), 25.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.8% 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 Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 17 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 52.9 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 8 47.1 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Floreat (State Suburbs), there were 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 52.9%) were male and 8 (or 47.1%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Floreat % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Floreat (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Floreat % 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 1,300 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Floreat (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 $1,300.

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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