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Leeman

Code SSC50435 (SSC)
People 356
Male 187
Female 169
Median age 46
Families 95
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 297
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $875
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,492
Median weekly rent $166
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 Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 356 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 187 52.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 169 47.5 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 3.9 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 356 people in Leeman (State Suburbs) of these 52.5% were male and 47.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.9% of the population.

Age Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 16 4.5 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 30 8.4 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 21 5.9 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 12 3.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 16 4.5 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 22 6.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 5.3 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 21 5.9 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 24 6.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 23 6.5 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 40 11.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 32 9.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 34 9.6 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 16 4.5 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 2.8 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 17 4.8 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.8 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 46 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Leeman (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 123 42.1 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 2.1 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 56 19.2 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 9 3.1 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 98 33.6 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Leeman (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.1% were married and 21.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 63 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Leeman (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 105 42.2 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 46 18.5 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 98 39.4 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Leeman (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Leeman (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 8 10.5 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 34 44.7 129,300 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 11 14.5 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 4 5.3 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 19 25.0 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 76 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Leeman (State Suburbs) 20.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 44.7% were in primary school, 14.5% in secondary school and 5.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 281 78.7 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 69 19.8 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 34 9.8 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 21 6.0 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 224 64.4 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Leeman (State Suburbs), 64.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 109 66.1 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 31 18.8 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 6.7 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 14 8.5 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 165 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 165 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Leeman (State Suburbs). Of these 66.1% were employed full time, 18.8% were employed part-time and 8.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 15 9.9 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 7 4.6 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 7 4.6 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 13.2 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 89 58.6 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Leeman (State Suburbs), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 4.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 58.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Leeman (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 455 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,302 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 875 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Leeman (State Suburbs) was $455.

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

Unpaid work Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 195 66.6 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 62 21.4 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 31 10.6 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 74 25.4 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Leeman (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.4% provided care for children and 10.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 49 16.8 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 69 23.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 29 9.9 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 47 16.1 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Leeman (State Suburbs), 23.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 56 57.1 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 26 26.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 16.3 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 Leeman (State Suburbs), 26.5% were couple families with children, 57.1% were couple families without children and 16.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 38.5 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 61.5 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Leeman (State Suburbs) 38.5% of single parents were male and 61.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 933 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Leeman (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $933.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 13 15.3 102,046 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 14 16.5 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 15 17.6 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 8.2 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 20 23.5 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 16 18.8 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Leeman (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.3% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 16.5% 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 Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 149 52.8 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 133 47.2 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Leeman (State Suburbs), 52.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 47.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 132 89.8 638,768 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 3 2.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 12 8.2 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Leeman (State Suburbs), 89.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.0% were flats, units or apartments and 8.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 4.9 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 22 15.3 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 64 44.4 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 51 35.4 333,932 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 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Leeman (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.9% had 1 bedroom, 15.3% had 2 bedrooms and 44.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 37.4 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 25 17.0 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 64 43.5 231,824 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 3 2.0 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Leeman (State Suburbs), 37.4% were owned outright, 17.0% were owned with a mortgage and 43.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 92 63.0 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 51 34.9 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.1 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Leeman (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.0% were family households, 34.9% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.2 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.9 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Leeman (State Suburbs), 36.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.9% 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 Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 166 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,492 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 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 Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
None 12 8.3 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 54 37.5 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 44 30.6 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 34 23.6 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Leeman (State Suburbs), 37.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.6% 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 Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 57.1 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 6 42.9 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 7 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Leeman (State Suburbs), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 57.1%) were male and 6 (or 42.9%) were female. The median age was 7 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Leeman (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Leeman % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 166 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Leeman (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $166 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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