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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Green Head

Code SSC50303 (SSC)
People 256
Male 134
Female 122
Median age 59
Families 64
Average children per family 1.4
All private dwellings 341
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $588
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,647
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 256 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 134 52.3 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 122 47.7 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.2 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 256 people in Green Head (State Suburbs) of these 52.3% were male and 47.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 3.9 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 9 3.5 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 11 4.3 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 3 1.2 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 4 1.6 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 4 1.6 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 3 1.2 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 18 7.0 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 12 4.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 10 3.9 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 23 9.0 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 26 10.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 41 16.0 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 40 15.6 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 21 8.2 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 17 6.6 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 1.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 59 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Green Head (State Suburbs) was 59 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 32.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 148 64.1 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 5 2.2 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 32 13.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 14 6.1 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 32 13.9 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Green Head (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 64.1% were married and 15.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 62 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 64 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Green Head (State Suburbs) was 62 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 96 61.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 17 10.9 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 43 27.6 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Green Head (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 62 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 71 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 56 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Green Head (State Suburbs) was 62 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 71 years.

Education Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 9 16.1 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 4 7.1 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 43 76.8 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 56 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Green Head (State Suburbs) 23.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 16.1% were in primary school, 7.1% in secondary school and 0.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 188 73.7 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 39 18.4 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 24 11.3 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 10 4.7 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 139 65.6 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Green Head (State Suburbs), 65.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 41 52.6 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 28 35.9 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 6 7.7 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 3.8 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 78 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 78 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Green Head (State Suburbs). Of these 52.6% were employed full time, 35.9% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 10 13.9 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 8 11.1 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 5 6.9 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 3 4.2 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 40 55.6 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Green Head (State Suburbs), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 55 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Green Head (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 55 years.

Occupation Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 426 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 809 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 588 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Green Head (State Suburbs) was $426.

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

Unpaid work Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 150 65.2 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 38 16.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 21 9.1 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 53 23.1 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Green Head (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 16.5% provided care for children and 9.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 15 6.5 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 51 22.2 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 43 18.7 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 41 17.8 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Green Head (State Suburbs), 22.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 45 70.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 13 20.3 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 9.4 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Green Head (State Suburbs), 20.3% were couple families with children, 70.3% were couple families without children and 9.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Green Head (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 700 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Green Head (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $700.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 3 5.0 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 5.0 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6 10.0 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 13.3 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 32 53.3 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 3 5.0 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 8.3 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Green Head (State Suburbs), of couple families, 5.0% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 10.0% 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 Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 91 29.8 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 214 70.2 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Green Head (State Suburbs), 29.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 70.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 87 95.6 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 4.4 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 Green Head (State Suburbs), 95.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 11 12.2 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 51 56.7 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 28 31.1 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Green Head (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 12.2% had 2 bedrooms and 56.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 1.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 50 55.6 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 24 26.7 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 12 13.3 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 4.4 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Green Head (State Suburbs), 55.6% were owned outright, 26.7% were owned with a mortgage and 13.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 61 67.8 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 29 32.2 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Green Head (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.8% were family households, 32.2% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 43.2 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.9 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Green Head (State Suburbs), 43.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.9% 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 Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.7 -- 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 Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,647 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.0 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.0 -- 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 Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
None 3 3.2 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 27 29.0 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 38 40.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 22 23.7 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 3.2 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Green Head (State Suburbs), 29.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.7% 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 Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 3 100.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 71 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Green Head (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 3 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 71 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Green Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Green Head (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Green Head % 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 596 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Green Head (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 $596.

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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