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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Horrocks

Code SSC50344 (SSC)
People 131
Male 69
Female 62
Median age 59
Families 33
Average children per family 1.3
All private dwellings 196
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $885
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $120
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 131 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 69 52.7 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 62 47.3 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 131 people in Horrocks (State Suburbs) of these 52.7% were male and 47.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 8 6.2 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 0 0.0 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 8 6.2 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 7 5.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 4 3.1 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 6 4.6 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 3 2.3 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 4 3.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 5 3.8 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 7 5.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 13 10.0 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 8 6.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 20 15.4 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 14 10.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 5.4 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 12 9.2 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 3.1 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 59 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Horrocks (State Suburbs) was 59 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 11.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 30.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 69 60.5 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 5.3 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 11 9.6 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 7.0 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 20 17.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Horrocks (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.5% were married and 15.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 73 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 65 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 64 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Horrocks (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 64 years.

Social marital status Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 41 51.9 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 17 21.5 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 21 26.6 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Horrocks (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 21.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 62 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 65 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 64 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Horrocks (State Suburbs) was 62 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 65 years.

Education Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 0 0.0 129,300 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 0 0.0 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 14.3 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 3 10.7 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 17.9 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 57.1 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 28 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Horrocks (State Suburbs) 22.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 10.7% were in primary school, 14.3% in secondary school and 21.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 103 79.2 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 16 13.6 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 5 4.2 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7 5.9 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 90 76.3 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Horrocks (State Suburbs), 76.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 37 56.9 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 16 24.6 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 6 9.2 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 9.2 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 65 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 65 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Horrocks (State Suburbs). Of these 56.9% were employed full time, 24.6% were employed part-time and 9.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 13 21.0 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 0 0.0 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 5 8.1 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 3 4.8 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 32 51.6 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Horrocks (State Suburbs), 21.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 0.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 51 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 54 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Horrocks (State Suburbs) was 51 years and for people who were employed part-time was 54 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 524 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 959 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 885 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Horrocks (State Suburbs) was $524.

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

Unpaid work Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 82 71.9 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 23 20.2 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 19 16.7 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 37 32.2 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Horrocks (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.2% provided care for children and 16.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 22 19.1 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 32 27.8 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 14 12.2 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 15 13.0 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Horrocks (State Suburbs), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 24 72.7 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 9 27.3 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 0 0.0 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 Horrocks (State Suburbs), 27.3% were couple families with children, 72.7% were couple families without children and 0.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Horrocks % 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 Horrocks (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 Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,468 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 0 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Horrocks (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $0 and those without children was $1,468.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 8 22.2 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 3 8.3 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3 8.3 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 13 36.1 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 25.0 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Horrocks (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.2% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 8.3% 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 Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 52 30.6 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 118 69.4 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Horrocks (State Suburbs), 30.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 69.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 44 88.0 638,768 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 0 0.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 12.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Horrocks (State Suburbs), 88.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 12.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 8.0 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 15 30.0 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 22 44.0 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 9 18.0 333,932 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 2.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Horrocks (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.0% had 1 bedroom, 30.0% had 2 bedrooms and 44.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 1.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 27 55.1 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 8 16.3 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 10 20.4 231,824 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 8.2 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Horrocks (State Suburbs), 55.1% were owned outright, 16.3% were owned with a mortgage and 20.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 31 62.0 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 15 30.0 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 8.0 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Horrocks (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.0% were family households, 30.0% were single person households and 8.0% were group households.

Household income Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.9 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Horrocks (State Suburbs), 38.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 120 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
None 0 0.0 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 13 25.5 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 29 56.9 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 6 11.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 5.9 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Horrocks (State Suburbs), 25.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 56.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.8% 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 Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

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

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Horrocks % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 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 Horrocks (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Horrocks % 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 Horrocks (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

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