Vincent (C)

2016 Census Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people QuickStats
Geography type Local Government Areas
Area code LGA58570
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 235
Male 50.6%
Female 49.4%
Median age 28
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander households 130
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,687
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,492
Median weekly rent $380

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.

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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

Demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Aboriginal 225 95.7 72,920 96.0 590,062 90.9
Torres Strait Islander 6 2.6 1,433 1.9 32,344 5.0
Both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 4 1.7 1,623 2.1 26,767 4.1

For the 2016 Census in Vincent (C), there were 235 Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female.

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Age Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 28 -- 23 -- 23 --
0-4 years 16 6.5 8,409 11.1 73,265 11.3
5-14 years 22 8.9 16,962 22.3 147,134 22.7
15-24 years 60 24.4 14,074 18.5 123,719 19.1
25-34 years 57 23.2 11,452 15.1 88,861 13.7
35-44 years 32 13.0 8,860 11.7 72,394 11.2
45-54 years 35 14.2 7,894 10.4 67,415 10.4
55-64 years 16 6.5 5,136 6.8 45,433 7.0
65 years and over 8 3.3 3,192 4.2 30,952 4.8

In Vincent (C), the median age of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people was 28 years. Of the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 14.4% were children aged 0 to 14 years and 3.3% were people aged 65 years and over.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Married 29 14.1 11,239 22.2 105,086 24.5
Separated 8 3.9 2,212 4.4 19,112 4.5
Divorced 18 8.8 2,587 5.1 28,796 6.7
Widowed 4 2.0 1,610 3.2 13,794 3.2
Never married 146 71.2 32,956 65.1 261,980 61.1

In Vincent (C), 14.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were married and 12.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 18 11.1 7,947 19.2 86,716 23.1
De facto marriage 22 13.6 8,309 20.1 60,051 16.0
Not married 122 75.3 25,162 60.8 228,281 60.9

In Vincent (C), 11.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were in a registered marriage and 13.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education attendance Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Pre-school 4 6.2 1,590 5.2 16,698 6.4
Primary 9 14.1 10,756 35.4 97,859 37.5
Secondary 14 21.9 7,314 24.0 65,208 25.0
Technical or further education institution 8 12.5 1,155 3.8 14,227 5.5
University or tertiary institution 18 28.1 1,243 4.1 15,489 5.9
Other 5 7.8 479 1.6 5,047 1.9
Not stated 6 9.4 7,887 25.9 46,428 17.8

Of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people in Vincent (C), 28.3% were attending an educational institution. Of these, 14.1% were attending a primary school, 21.9% were attending a secondary school and 40.6% were attending a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 48 26.8 2,154 4.3 24,911 5.8
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 9 5.0 1,880 3.7 23,795 5.5
Certificate level IV 5 2.8 1,436 2.8 14,308 3.3
Certificate level III 22 12.3 5,480 10.8 56,625 13.2
Year 12 30 16.8 6,950 13.7 59,949 14.0
Year 11 22 12.3 4,983 9.8 34,674 8.1
Year 10 26 14.5 10,472 20.7 77,265 18.0
Certificate level II 0 0.0 92 0.2 1,215 0.3
Certificate level I 0 0.0 20 0.0 241 0.1
Year 9 or below 8 4.5 6,343 12.5 64,604 15.1
No educational attainment 0 0.0 708 1.4 4,256 1.0
Not stated 8 4.5 9,070 17.9 56,698 13.2

Of people aged 15 and over in Vincent (C), 16.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.0% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 5.0% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Australian Indigenous language, top responses Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Yumplatok (Torres Strait Creole) 4 1.7 101 0.1 6,000 0.9
Kriol 4 1.7 2,367 3.1 7,108 1.1
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English only spoken at home 217 93.1 59,629 78.5 544,491 83.9

English was the only language spoken at home by 93.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people in Vincent (C). The only other responses for language at home were Yumplatok (Torres Strait Creole) 1.7% and Kriol 1.7%.

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Ancestry, top responses Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australian 146 41.8 45,794 45.9 399,843 45.0
English 55 15.8 14,567 14.6 152,758 17.2
Australian Aboriginal 46 13.2 20,368 20.4 140,480 15.8
Irish 26 7.4 3,490 3.5 45,887 5.2
Scottish 22 6.3 2,659 2.7 30,843 3.5

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Vincent (C) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people in Vincent (C), the most common ancestries were Australian 41.8%, English 15.8%, Australian Aboriginal 13.2%, Irish 7.4% and Scottish 6.3%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 81 60.0 11,109 47.1 106,960 48.0
Worked part-time 33 24.4 5,385 22.8 61,049 27.4
Away from work 8 5.9 1,871 7.9 14,143 6.4
Unemployed 13 9.6 5,241 22.2 40,486 18.2
Not in the labour force 68 33.5 24,363 48.1 190,132 44.3

There were 135 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Vincent (C). Of these 60.0% were employed full time, 24.4% were employed part-time and 9.6% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

For information on the Community Development Programme (CDP) please refer to the Census Data Dictionary. CDP data is available in TableBuilder.

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Occupation, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 30 25.9 2,482 13.5 24,339 13.4
Clerical and Administrative Workers 22 19.0 2,247 12.2 23,174 12.7
Managers 16 13.8 1,149 6.3 12,844 7.1
Labourers 15 12.9 2,440 13.3 27,814 15.3
Technicians and Trades Workers 14 12.1 2,736 14.9 24,399 13.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 8 6.9 2,831 15.4 30,991 17.0
Machinery Operators and Drivers 5 4.3 2,631 14.3 16,774 9.2
Sales Workers 3 2.6 1,139 6.2 15,791 8.7

For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people in Vincent (C), the most common occupations were Professionals 25.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 19.0%, Managers 13.8%, Labourers 12.9%, Technicians and Trades Workers 12.1%, Community and Personal Service Workers 6.9%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 4.3% and Sales Workers 2.6%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Iron Ore Mining 8 9.4 1,777 9.7 1,970 1.1
Secondary Education 6 7.1 367 2.0 3,079 1.7
Other Social Assistance Services 6 7.1 389 2.1 5,302 2.9
Accommodation 5 5.9 197 1.1 2,427 1.3
Central Government Administration 5 5.9 310 1.7 3,808 2.1

For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people in Vincent (C), the most common industries of employment were Iron Ore Mining 9.4%, Secondary Education 7.1%, Other Social Assistance Services 7.1%, Accommodation 5.9% and Central Government Administration 5.9%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 628 -- 398 -- 441 --
Household 1,687 -- 1,210 -- 1,203 --

The median weekly personal income for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people in Vincent (C) was $628 and the median weekly household income was $1,687.

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 131 65.8 28,306 55.9 263,334 61.4
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 31 15.6 15,384 30.4 136,079 31.7
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 20 10.1 6,219 12.3 58,541 13.7
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 37 18.6 6,249 12.3 63,303 14.8

In Vincent (C), of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, 65.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 15.6% provided care for children and 10.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Dwellings

dwelling characteristics | dwelling structure

Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Average number of registered motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4 -- 1.7 -- 1.7 --

There has been change in methodology used to calculate the average number of persons per bedroom. To compare the time series for average number of persons per bedroom please refer to Understanding the Census and Census Data

In Vincent (C), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom and 1.4 registered motor vehicles per dwelling.

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Housing costs
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 380 -- 216 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,492 -- 1,830 -- 1,660 --

In Vincent (C), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $380 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,492.

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Family household composition
Counts the types of families within family households at the dwelling level
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
One family household: Couple family with no children 21 16.3 4,014 15.1 42,536 16.2
One family household: Couple family with children 14 10.9 8,217 31.0 80,803 30.7
One family household: One parent family 20 15.5 6,970 26.3 67,528 25.7
One family household: Other family 9 7.0 740 2.8 5,547 2.1
Multiple family household: Couple family with no children 0 0.0 196 0.7 2,223 0.8
Multiple family household: Couple family with children 0 0.0 531 2.0 4,951 1.9
Multiple family household: One parent family 0 0.0 673 2.5 5,768 2.2
Multiple family household: Other family 0 0.0 76 0.3 471 0.2
Other household 65 50.4 5,123 19.3 53,195 20.2

In Vincent (C), of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander households, 16.3% were a couple family with no children, 10.9% were a couple family with children and 15.5% were a one parent family.

In multiple family households, only the family composition of the primary family is recorded. Other household includes lone person households and group households.

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 56 44.4 22,121 83.8 211,205 80.7
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 26 20.6 3,075 11.7 27,017 10.3
Flat or apartment 44 34.9 952 3.6 20,580 7.9
Other dwelling 0 0.0 241 0.9 2,897 1.1

In Vincent (C) there were 130 private dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people. Where a dwelling type was stated, 44.4% were separate houses, 20.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 34.9% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Vincent (C) % Vincent (C) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 8 6.0 2,449 9.2 32,045 12.2
Owned with a mortgage 29 21.8 6,725 25.3 68,085 25.9
Rented 77 57.9 15,937 60.1 150,832 57.3
Other tenure type 4 3.0 220 0.8 1,888 0.7
Tenure type not stated 15 11.3 1,208 4.6 10,182 3.9

In Vincent (C), of dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, 6.0% were owned outright, 21.8% were owned with a mortgage and 57.9% were rented.

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Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.