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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Lakelands (WA)

Code SSC50424 (SSC)
People 2,923
Male 1,438
Female 1,485
Median age 28
Families 807
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,153
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,578
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,297
Median weekly rent $320
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 Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 2,923 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,438 49.2 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,485 50.8 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 31 1.1 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,923 people in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 352 12.1 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 248 8.5 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 195 6.7 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 192 6.6 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 232 7.9 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 307 10.5 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 215 7.4 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 237 8.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 222 7.6 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 174 6.0 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 100 3.4 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 104 3.6 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 119 4.1 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 111 3.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 67 2.3 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 22 0.8 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 17 0.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 0.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 28 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs) was 28 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,135 53.4 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 59 2.8 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 165 7.8 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 34 1.6 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 734 34.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.4% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 43 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 985 53.0 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 332 17.9 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 542 29.2 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 43 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 28 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 28 years.

Education Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 47 5.2 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 140 15.6 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 41 4.6 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 118 13.1 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 69 7.7 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 15 1.7 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 74 8.2 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 58 6.5 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 57 6.3 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 22 2.4 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 258 28.7 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 899 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs) 30.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.4% were in primary school, 17.6% in secondary school and 12.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,751 59.9 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,082 41.0 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 233 8.8 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 189 7.2 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,132 42.9 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), 42.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 41.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 864 60.5 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 370 25.9 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 113 7.9 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 80 5.6 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,427 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,427 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs). Of these 60.5% were employed full time, 25.9% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 164 12.2 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 104 7.7 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 106 7.9 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 229 17.0 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 635 47.1 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs) was 36 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 690 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,737 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,578 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs) was $690.

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

Unpaid work Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,530 71.9 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 795 37.4 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 158 7.4 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 296 13.9 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Lakelands (WA) (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, 37.4% provided care for children and 7.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 451 21.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 566 26.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 249 11.7 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 263 12.4 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 301 37.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 410 50.9 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 95 11.8 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 Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), 50.9% were couple families with children, 37.3% were couple families without children and 11.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.2 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.8 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs) 12.2% of single parents were male and 87.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,244 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,254 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,254 and those without children was $2,244.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 145 20.3 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 1.7 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 137 19.2 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 124 17.4 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 24 3.4 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 99 13.9 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 63 8.8 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 110 15.4 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.3% had both partners employed full-time, 1.7% had both employed part-time and 19.2% 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 Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 955 86.9 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 144 13.1 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), 86.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 945 98.8 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 0.6 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 0 0.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), 98.8% were separate houses, 0.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 34 3.6 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 64 6.7 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 148 15.5 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 696 72.9 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 1.4 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.6% had 1 bedroom, 6.7% had 2 bedrooms and 15.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 115 12.0 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 572 59.7 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 243 25.4 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.8 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 2.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), 12.0% were owned outright, 59.7% were owned with a mortgage and 25.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 790 82.7 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 145 15.2 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 20 2.1 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.7% were family households, 15.2% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.5 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.8 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), 18.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.8% 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 Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,297 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.8 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.2 -- 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 Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 18 1.9 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 331 34.6 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 439 45.8 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 156 16.3 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 1.5 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), 34.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.3% 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 Lakelands (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 30 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 19 63.3 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 11 36.7 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), there were 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 19 (or 63.3%) were male and 11 (or 36.7%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Lakelands (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 2.6 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,583 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Lakelands (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,583.

Mortgage and rent Lakelands (WA) % 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 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Lakelands (WA) (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 $2,167.

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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