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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Marmion

Code SSC50473 (SSC)
People 2,163
Male 1,061
Female 1,102
Median age 44
Families 614
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 851
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,944
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,200
Median weekly rent $375
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 Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 2,163 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,061 49.1 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,102 50.9 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 0.6 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,163 people in Marmion (State Suburbs) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 118 5.5 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 117 5.4 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 140 6.5 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 164 7.6 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 126 5.8 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 86 4.0 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 90 4.2 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 130 6.0 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 126 5.8 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 157 7.3 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 177 8.2 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 206 9.5 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 189 8.7 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 119 5.5 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 74 3.4 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 58 2.7 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 30 1.4 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 54 2.5 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Marmion (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,065 59.5 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 31 1.7 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 113 6.3 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 88 4.9 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 492 27.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Marmion (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.5% were married and 8.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Marmion (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 966 59.6 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 102 6.3 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 554 34.2 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Marmion (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Marmion (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 23 3.7 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 121 19.5 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 24 3.9 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 15 2.4 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 53 8.5 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 54 8.7 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 40 6.4 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 24 3.9 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 123 19.8 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 13 2.1 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 131 21.1 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 621 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Marmion (State Suburbs) 28.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.8% were in primary school, 23.7% in secondary school and 23.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,568 72.5 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 642 31.3 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 206 10.0 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 133 6.5 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,072 52.2 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Marmion (State Suburbs), 52.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 31.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 672 55.2 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 425 34.9 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 77 6.3 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 44 3.6 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,218 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,218 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Marmion (State Suburbs). Of these 55.2% were employed full time, 34.9% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 167 14.2 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 139 11.8 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 120 10.2 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 143 12.2 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 531 45.2 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Marmion (State Suburbs), 14.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Marmion (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 773 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,416 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,944 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Marmion (State Suburbs) was $773.

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

Unpaid work Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,380 77.1 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 510 28.5 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 216 12.1 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 379 21.1 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Marmion (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.5% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 418 23.4 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 520 29.1 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 261 14.6 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 182 10.2 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Marmion (State Suburbs), 29.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 254 41.4 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 301 49.0 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 56 9.1 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.5 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Marmion (State Suburbs), 49.0% were couple families with children, 41.4% were couple families without children and 9.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.4 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.6 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Marmion (State Suburbs) 21.4% of single parents were male and 78.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,734 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,250 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Marmion (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,250 and those without children was $2,734.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 110 19.8 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 29 5.2 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 150 27.0 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 66 11.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 32 5.8 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 90 16.2 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 36 6.5 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 42 7.6 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Marmion (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.8% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 27.0% 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 Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 753 93.0 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 57 7.0 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Marmion (State Suburbs), 93.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 719 95.5 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 34 4.5 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 Marmion (State Suburbs), 95.5% were separate houses, 4.5% 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 Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 0.7 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 63 8.4 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 220 29.2 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 465 61.8 333,932 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 3.6 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Marmion (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 8.4% had 2 bedrooms and 29.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 356 47.2 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 286 37.9 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 100 13.3 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.4 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 1.2 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Marmion (State Suburbs), 47.2% were owned outright, 37.9% were owned with a mortgage and 13.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 601 79.8 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 133 17.7 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 19 2.5 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Marmion (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.8% were family households, 17.7% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.7 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 28.4 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Marmion (State Suburbs), 16.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 28.4% 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 Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 375 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.6 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.4 -- 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 Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,200 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
None 23 3.1 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 177 23.5 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 331 44.0 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 212 28.2 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 1.3 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Marmion (State Suburbs), 23.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.2% 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 Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 16 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 100.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Marmion (State Suburbs), there were 16 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Marmion % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 100 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Marmion (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $100.

Mortgage and rent Marmion % 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 Marmion (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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