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2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Trigg

Code SSC50774 (SSC)
People 2,664
Male 1,302
Female 1,362
Median age 40
Families 733
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,081
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $2,076
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 2,664 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,302 48.9 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,362 51.1 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 0.5 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,664 people in Trigg (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 163 6.1 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 183 6.9 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 204 7.6 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 143 5.4 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 161 6.0 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 121 4.5 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 134 5.0 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 201 7.5 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 213 8.0 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 197 7.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 213 8.0 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 159 6.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 175 6.6 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 112 4.2 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 95 3.6 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 64 2.4 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 71 2.7 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 58 2.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Trigg (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,240 58.7 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 33 1.6 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 133 6.3 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 94 4.5 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 612 29.0 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Trigg (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.7% were married and 7.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Trigg (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,132 59.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 145 7.6 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 627 32.9 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Trigg (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Trigg (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 44 5.4 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 139 16.9 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 82 10.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 41 5.0 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 33 4.0 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 51 6.2 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 79 9.6 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 29 3.5 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 135 16.4 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 15 1.8 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 174 21.2 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 822 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Trigg (State Suburbs) 30.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.9% were in primary school, 19.8% in secondary school and 20.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,923 72.2 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 731 29.4 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 282 11.3 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 180 7.2 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,294 52.0 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Trigg (State Suburbs), 52.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 777 55.9 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 502 36.1 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 79 5.7 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 32 2.3 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,390 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,390 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Trigg (State Suburbs). Of these 55.9% were employed full time, 36.1% were employed part-time and 2.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 198 14.6 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 157 11.6 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 140 10.3 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 151 11.1 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 634 46.7 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Trigg (State Suburbs), 14.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Trigg (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 870 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,466 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,076 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Trigg (State Suburbs) was $870.

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

Unpaid work Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,644 77.9 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 747 35.3 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 280 13.3 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 492 23.3 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Trigg (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.3% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 532 25.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 604 28.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 273 12.9 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 233 11.0 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Trigg (State Suburbs), 28.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 286 39.1 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 383 52.3 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 58 7.9 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.7 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Trigg (State Suburbs), 52.3% were couple families with children, 39.1% were couple families without children and 7.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.3 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.7 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Trigg (State Suburbs) 15.3% of single parents were male and 84.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,636 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,151 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Trigg (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,151 and those without children was $2,636.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 93 14.0 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 32 4.8 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 193 29.0 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 86 12.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 40 6.0 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 117 17.6 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 42 6.3 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 63 9.5 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Trigg (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 29.0% 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 Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 947 91.9 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 84 8.1 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Trigg (State Suburbs), 91.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 811 85.7 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 107 11.3 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 28 3.0 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 Trigg (State Suburbs), 85.7% were separate houses, 11.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 0.7 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 134 14.1 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 377 39.8 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 420 44.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 1.1 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Trigg (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 14.1% had 2 bedrooms and 39.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 375 39.7 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 311 32.9 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 203 21.5 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 37 3.9 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 2.0 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Trigg (State Suburbs), 39.7% were owned outright, 32.9% were owned with a mortgage and 21.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 720 76.2 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 193 20.4 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 32 3.4 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Trigg (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.2% were family households, 20.4% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.2 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 28.7 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Trigg (State Suburbs), 15.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 28.7% 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 Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.4 -- 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 Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
None 35 3.7 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 227 23.9 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 443 46.7 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 224 23.6 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 2.0 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Trigg (State Suburbs), 23.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.7% 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 Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 20.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 12 80.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Trigg (State Suburbs), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 20.0%) were male and 12 (or 80.0%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 4,500 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Trigg (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $4,500.

Mortgage and rent Trigg % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 500 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Trigg (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $500 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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