Pemberton

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC51212
People 974
Male 51.8%
Female 48.2%
Median age 44
Families 245
Average children per family
for families with children 2.1
for all households (a) 0.8
All private dwellings 501
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,053
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

(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

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Demographics & education

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

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 502 51.8 1,238,419 50.0 11,546,638 49.3
Female 468 48.2 1,235,994 50.0 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 12 1.2 75,978 3.1 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 974 people in Pemberton. Of these 51.8% were male and 48.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

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Age Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 38 --
0-4 years 54 5.6 161,727 6.5 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 74 7.7 164,153 6.6 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 68 7.0 150,806 6.1 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 69 7.1 149,997 6.1 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 31 3.2 160,332 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 32 3.3 184,908 7.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 45 4.7 194,267 7.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 56 5.8 173,041 7.0 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 67 6.9 171,996 7.0 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 78 8.1 172,520 7.0 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 73 7.5 162,438 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 64 6.6 149,899 6.1 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 69 7.1 132,145 5.3 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 63 6.5 116,755 4.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 57 5.9 82,911 3.4 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 20 2.1 61,509 2.5 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 24 2.5 42,590 1.7 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 23 2.4 42,420 1.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Pemberton was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.3% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Married 391 50.6 975,062 48.8 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 29 3.8 63,205 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 63 8.2 167,361 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 54 7.0 88,619 4.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 235 30.4 703,482 35.2 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Pemberton aged 15 years and over, 50.6% were married and 10.9% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 328 50.1 835,938 48.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 73 11.1 201,709 11.7 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 254 38.8 688,868 39.9 7,024,973 41.9

In Pemberton, of people aged 15 years and over, 50.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.1% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 11 3.6 30,247 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 61 20.1 144,988 18.9 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 30 9.9 36,865 4.8 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 0 0.0 28,046 3.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 62 20.5 88,176 11.5 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 21 6.9 34,065 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 0 0.0 34,773 4.5 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 4.6 46,835 6.1 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 9 3.0 106,811 13.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 7 2.3 18,547 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 88 29.0 197,644 25.8 1,707,023 23.7

In Pemberton 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.6% were in primary school, 27.3% in secondary school and 7.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 80 10.2 410,272 20.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 58 7.4 177,631 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 26 3.3 62,656 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 91 11.6 279,448 14.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 106 13.5 318,674 16.0 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 69 8.8 107,858 5.4 941,531 4.9
Year 10 140 17.9 235,001 11.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 940 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 209 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 67 8.5 117,996 5.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 10,572 0.5 145,844 0.8
Not stated 117 14.9 220,701 11.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Pemberton, 13.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 14.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.4% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
English 400 29.9 931,150 27.9 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 384 28.7 760,032 22.8 7,298,243 23.3
Scottish 102 7.6 214,154 6.4 2,023,470 6.4
Italian 102 7.6 122,943 3.7 1,000,006 3.2
Irish 92 6.9 224,372 6.7 2,388,058 7.6

The most common ancestries in Pemberton were English 29.9%, Australian 28.7%, Scottish 7.6%, Italian 7.6% and Irish 6.9%.

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 Pemberton (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 695 72.4 1,492,842 60.3 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 50 5.2 194,163 7.8 907,570 3.9
Italy 21 2.2 19,210 0.8 174,042 0.7
New Zealand 16 1.7 79,221 3.2 518,466 2.2
Scotland 11 1.1 26,058 1.1 119,417 0.5
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 10 1.0 27,081 1.1 509,555 2.2

In Pemberton, 72.4% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 5.2%, Italy 2.2%, New Zealand 1.7%, Scotland 1.1% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 1.0%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 232 24.1 1,001,150 40.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 89 9.2 184,890 7.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 53 5.5 144,217 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 491 51.0 947,977 38.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Pemberton, 51.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 555 58.5 1,097,468 44.4 12,231,150 52.3
England 112 11.8 276,956 11.2 1,403,096 6.0
Italy 46 4.8 54,428 2.2 470,138 2.0
New Zealand 25 2.6 97,382 3.9 617,331 2.6
Scotland 24 2.5 50,380 2.0 276,038 1.2

In Pemberton, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 58.5%, England 11.8%, Italy 4.8%, New Zealand 2.6% and Scotland 2.5%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 588 60.7 1,140,417 46.1 12,643,365 54.0
England 91 9.4 265,520 10.7 1,302,147 5.6
Italy 40 4.1 44,178 1.8 395,775 1.7
Scotland 31 3.2 46,601 1.9 245,915 1.1
New Zealand 26 2.7 94,116 3.8 608,329 2.6

In Pemberton, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 60.7%, England 9.4%, Italy 4.1%, Scotland 3.2% and New Zealand 2.7%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Catholic 288 29.8 530,361 21.4 5,291,834 22.6
No Religion, so described 285 29.5 804,268 32.5 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 183 19.0 354,790 14.3 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 105 10.9 255,987 10.3 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 43 4.5 56,688 2.3 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Pemberton were Catholic 29.8%, No Religion, so described 29.5%, Anglican 19.0%, Not stated 10.9% and Uniting Church 4.5%. In Pemberton, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (65.0%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Italian 20 2.1 29,401 1.2 271,597 1.2
Mandarin 13 1.3 47,840 1.9 596,711 2.5
Portuguese 6 0.6 7,070 0.3 48,853 0.2
Czech 5 0.5 783 0.0 7,938 0.0
German 3 0.3 9,320 0.4 79,353 0.3
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English only spoken at home 830 85.9 1,861,041 75.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 40 9.7 181,998 19.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Pemberton 85.9% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 2.1%, Mandarin 1.3%, Portuguese 0.6%, Czech 0.5% and German 0.3%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 221 50.0 715,287 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 155 35.1 376,590 30.0 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 43 9.7 65,859 5.2 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 23 5.2 97,966 7.8 787,452 6.9

There were 442 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Pemberton. Of these 50.0% were employed full time, 35.1% were employed part-time and 5.2% 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.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 67 15.8 138,263 11.9 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 47 11.1 114,814 9.9 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 47 11.1 123,517 10.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 62 14.6 198,785 17.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 154 36.3 516,501 44.6 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Pemberton, 15.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Labourers 95 22.6 112,599 9.7 1,011,520 9.5
Managers 67 16.0 139,350 12.0 1,390,047 13.0
Professionals 50 11.9 237,230 20.5 2,370,966 22.2
Sales Workers 45 10.7 102,337 8.8 1,000,955 9.4
Technicians and Trades Workers 40 9.5 187,396 16.2 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 39 9.3 150,408 13.0 1,449,681 13.6
Machinery Operators and Drivers 37 8.8 86,392 7.5 670,106 6.3
Community and Personal Service Workers 34 8.1 122,889 10.6 1,157,003 10.8

The most common occupations in Pemberton included Labourers 22.6%, Managers 16.0%, Professionals 11.9%, Sales Workers 10.7%, Technicians and Trades Workers 9.5%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 9.3%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 8.8% and Community and Personal Service Workers 8.1%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Accommodation 32 8.4 11,073 1.0 113,377 1.1
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 24 6.3 28,080 2.4 254,275 2.4
Timber Resawing and Dressing 23 6.0 120 0.0 1,168 0.0
Secondary Education 17 4.5 20,488 1.8 177,487 1.7
Nature Reserves and Conservation Parks Operation 16 4.2 1,783 0.2 9,123 0.1

Of the employed people in Pemberton, the most common responses for industry of employment included Accommodation 8.4%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 6.3%, Timber Resawing and Dressing 6.0%, Secondary Education 4.5% and Nature Reserves and Conservation Parks Operation 4.2%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 569 -- 724 -- 662 --
Family 1,366 -- 1,910 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,053 -- 1,595 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Pemberton was $569.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 239 58.4 733,030 63.3 6,574,571 61.5
Walked only 57 13.9 31,914 2.8 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 21 5.1 56,173 4.9 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 15 3.7 49,354 4.3 503,582 4.7
Bus 3 0.7 44,742 3.9 323,201 3.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 4 0.9 106,764 9.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 259 61.5 815,077 70.4 7,305,271 68.4

In Pemberton, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 58.4%, Walked only 13.9%, Car, as passenger 5.1%, Worked at home 3.7% and Bus 0.7%. On the day, 0.9% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 61.5% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 551 71.0 1,387,280 69.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 210 26.9 568,406 28.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 85 11.0 196,328 9.8 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 209 27.0 379,578 19.0 3,620,726 19.0

In Pemberton, of people aged 15 years and over, 71.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.9% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 149 19.1 447,726 22.4 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 197 25.2 521,733 26.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 109 13.9 228,248 11.4 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 102 13.0 189,571 9.5 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Pemberton, 25.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 108 42.9 247,841 38.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 103 40.9 292,133 45.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 38 15.1 93,344 14.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 3 1.2 10,869 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Pemberton, 40.9% were couple families with children, 42.9% were couple families without children and 15.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 34.3 -- 18.3 -- 18.2
Female -- 65.7 -- 81.7 -- 81.8

In Pemberton, 34.3% of single parents were male and 65.7% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 38 18.2 106,951 19.8 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 22 10.5 22,177 4.1 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 31 14.8 119,913 22.2 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 17 8.1 88,558 16.4 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 15 7.2 31,917 5.9 302,037 6.0
Both not working 49 23.4 93,686 17.4 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 19 9.1 29,973 5.6 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 18 8.6 46,793 8.7 311,381 6.2

In Pemberton, of couple families with children, 18.2% had both partners employed full-time, 10.5% had both employed part-time and 14.8% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

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.

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Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 356 79.6 866,767 86.7 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 91 20.4 132,874 13.3 1,039,874 11.2

In Pemberton, 79.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 336 94.4 685,824 79.1 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14 3.9 122,562 14.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 3 0.8 49,086 5.7 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 6,314 0.7 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Pemberton, 94.4% were separate houses, 3.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.8% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.8 2,452 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 7 2.0 30,043 3.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 57 16.0 107,035 12.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 163 45.8 327,662 37.8 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 119 33.4 381,319 44.0 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 2.0 18,272 2.1 198,351 2.4
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 Pemberton, of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 16.0% had 2 bedrooms and 45.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 145 40.2 247,050 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 116 32.1 344,014 39.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 86 23.8 245,705 28.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 3 0.8 9,181 1.1 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 11 3.0 20,823 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Pemberton, 40.2% were owned outright, 32.1% were owned with a mortgage and 23.8% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 246 68.5 629,882 72.7 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 106 29.5 204,202 23.6 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 7 1.9 32,692 3.8 354,917 4.3

In Pemberton, of all households, 68.5% were family households, 29.5% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

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Household income Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 29.4 -- 18.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.4 -- 19.2 -- 16.4

In Pemberton, 29.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 7.4% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 200 -- 347 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.3 -- 90.3 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.7 -- 9.7 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,993 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 91.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.1 -- 8.6 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None 21 5.8 42,620 4.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 131 36.3 274,198 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 120 33.2 337,355 38.9 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 77 21.3 186,678 21.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 3.3 25,934 3.0 285,197 3.4

In Pemberton, 36.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 84 23.7 108,489 12.5 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 261 73.5 737,659 85.1 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 10 2.8 20,625 2.4 221,494 2.7

In Pemberton, 73.5% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling internet connection (NEDD)

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 3 37.5 38,027 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 5 62.5 37,959 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 18 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Pemberton, 37.5% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 62.5% were female. The median age was 18 years.

View the data quality statements for: Place of Usual Residence (PURP) Indigenous status (INGP)

Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 1.5 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.6 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 949 -- 1,210 -- 1,203 --

In Pemberton, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.5 persons, with 0.6 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $949.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Pemberton % Pemberton Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 173 -- 216 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,830 -- 1,660 --

In Pemberton, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $173 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

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.