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Warwick (WA)

Code SSC50810 (SSC)
People 3,814
Male 1,864
Female 1,950
Median age 42
Families 1,085
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,537
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,435
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,863
Median weekly rent $340
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 Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 3,814 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,864 48.9 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,950 51.1 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 0.8 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,814 people in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 229 6.0 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 192 5.0 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 198 5.2 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 224 5.9 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 246 6.4 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 212 5.6 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 232 6.1 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 239 6.3 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 236 6.2 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 238 6.2 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 252 6.6 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 250 6.5 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 321 8.4 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 239 6.3 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 130 3.4 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 137 3.6 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 120 3.1 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 122 3.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,738 54.4 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 74 2.3 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 234 7.3 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 214 6.7 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 933 29.2 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.4% were married and 9.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,587 54.7 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 240 8.3 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,072 37.0 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 48 5.0 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 202 21.2 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 44 4.6 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 26 2.7 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 105 11.0 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 39 4.1 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 40 4.2 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 67 7.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 176 18.5 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 21 2.2 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 183 19.2 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 951 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs) 24.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.6% were in primary school, 19.4% in secondary school and 25.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,434 63.8 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,537 41.9 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 340 9.3 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 266 7.3 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,521 41.5 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), 41.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 41.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,191 58.8 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 638 31.5 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 123 6.1 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 74 3.7 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,026 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,026 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 31.5% were employed part-time and 3.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 255 13.1 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 201 10.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 185 9.5 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 342 17.5 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 847 43.3 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), 13.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 598 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,779 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,435 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs) was $598.

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

Unpaid work Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,371 74.3 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 899 28.2 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 330 10.3 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 538 16.8 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 10.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 682 21.4 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 889 27.9 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 449 14.1 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 348 10.9 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), 27.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 453 41.8 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 488 45.0 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 121 11.2 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 23 2.1 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), 45.0% were couple families with children, 41.8% were couple families without children and 11.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 24.6 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.4 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs) 24.6% of single parents were male and 75.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,210 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,561 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,561 and those without children was $2,210.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 175 18.6 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 32 3.4 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 223 23.7 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 122 13.0 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 68 7.2 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 200 21.2 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 57 6.1 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 65 6.9 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 23.7% 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 Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,419 94.3 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 86 5.7 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,285 90.6 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 64 4.5 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 70 4.9 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 Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), 90.6% were separate houses, 4.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 44 3.1 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 67 4.7 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 607 42.8 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 685 48.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 0.8 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 4.7% had 2 bedrooms and 42.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 587 41.4 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 563 39.7 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 219 15.5 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 21 1.5 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 1.9 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), 41.4% were owned outright, 39.7% were owned with a mortgage and 15.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,070 75.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 314 22.1 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 35 2.5 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.4% were family households, 22.1% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.4 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.0 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), 21.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.0% 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 Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 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 Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,863 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 95 6.7 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 432 30.5 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 577 40.7 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 284 20.0 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 29 2.0 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), 30.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.0% 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 Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 30 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 20 66.7 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 10 33.3 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 6 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), there were 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 20 (or 66.7%) were male and 10 (or 33.3%) were female. The median age was 6 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Warwick (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 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,333 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,333.

Mortgage and rent Warwick (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 230 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Warwick (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $230 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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