White Gum Valley

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC51577
People 2,960
Male 46.8%
Female 53.2%
Median age 41
Families 737
Average children per family
for families with children 1.6
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 1,382
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,550
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6

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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
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 1,383 46.8 1,238,419 50.0 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,573 53.2 1,235,994 50.0 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 42 1.4 75,978 3.1 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,960 people in White Gum Valley. Of these 46.8% were male and 53.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

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Age White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 38 --
0-4 years 175 5.9 161,727 6.5 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 188 6.3 164,153 6.6 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 189 6.4 150,806 6.1 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 137 4.6 149,997 6.1 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 145 4.9 160,332 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 158 5.3 184,908 7.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 228 7.7 194,267 7.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 206 7.0 173,041 7.0 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 260 8.8 171,996 7.0 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 247 8.3 172,520 7.0 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 203 6.9 162,438 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 216 7.3 149,899 6.1 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 170 5.7 132,145 5.3 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 111 3.7 116,755 4.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 70 2.4 82,911 3.4 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 70 2.4 61,509 2.5 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 66 2.2 42,590 1.7 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 122 4.1 42,420 1.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in White Gum Valley was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Married 927 38.5 975,062 48.8 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 69 2.9 63,205 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 286 11.9 167,361 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 176 7.3 88,619 4.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 951 39.5 703,482 35.2 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in White Gum Valley aged 15 years and over, 38.5% were married and 14.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 815 39.6 835,938 48.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 334 16.2 201,709 11.7 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 908 44.1 688,868 39.9 7,024,973 41.9

In White Gum Valley, of people aged 15 years and over, 39.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 38 4.2 30,247 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 186 20.8 144,988 18.9 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 40 4.5 36,865 4.8 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 27 3.0 28,046 3.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 96 10.7 88,176 11.5 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 47 5.3 34,065 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 26 2.9 34,773 4.5 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 45 5.0 46,835 6.1 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 176 19.7 106,811 13.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 15 1.7 18,547 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 199 22.2 197,644 25.8 1,707,023 23.7

In White Gum Valley 30.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.6% were in primary school, 18.9% in secondary school and 25.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 793 33.0 410,272 20.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 208 8.7 177,631 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 64 2.7 62,656 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 245 10.2 279,448 14.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 328 13.6 318,674 16.0 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 87 3.6 107,858 5.4 941,531 4.9
Year 10 157 6.5 235,001 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 224 9.3 117,996 5.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 30 1.2 10,572 0.5 145,844 0.8
Not stated 210 8.7 220,701 11.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in White Gum Valley, 13.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 12.6% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.7% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
English 1,155 27.9 931,150 27.9 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 855 20.6 760,032 22.8 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 368 8.9 224,372 6.7 2,388,058 7.6
Italian 356 8.6 122,943 3.7 1,000,006 3.2
Scottish 352 8.5 214,154 6.4 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in White Gum Valley were English 27.9%, Australian 20.6%, Irish 8.9%, Italian 8.6% and Scottish 8.5%.

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 White Gum Valley (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,843 62.5 1,492,842 60.3 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 224 7.6 194,163 7.8 907,570 3.9
Italy 152 5.2 19,210 0.8 174,042 0.7
New Zealand 72 2.4 79,221 3.2 518,466 2.2
Scotland 31 1.1 26,058 1.1 119,417 0.5
Ireland 31 1.1 18,036 0.7 74,888 0.3

In White Gum Valley, 62.5% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 7.6%, Italy 5.2%, New Zealand 2.4%, Scotland 1.1% and Ireland 1.1%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,160 39.3 1,001,150 40.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 285 9.7 184,890 7.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 222 7.5 144,217 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,082 36.7 947,977 38.3 11,070,538 47.3

In White Gum Valley, 36.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 39.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,314 44.8 1,097,468 44.4 12,231,150 52.3
England 316 10.8 276,956 11.2 1,403,096 6.0
Italy 256 8.7 54,428 2.2 470,138 2.0
New Zealand 93 3.2 97,382 3.9 617,331 2.6
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 70 2.4 37,616 1.5 177,536 0.8

In White Gum Valley, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 44.8%, England 10.8%, Italy 8.7%, New Zealand 3.2% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 2.4%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,380 46.7 1,140,417 46.1 12,643,365 54.0
England 300 10.2 265,520 10.7 1,302,147 5.6
Italy 243 8.2 44,178 1.8 395,775 1.7
New Zealand 87 2.9 94,116 3.8 608,329 2.6
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 71 2.4 34,261 1.4 155,231 0.7

In White Gum Valley, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 46.7%, England 10.2%, Italy 8.2%, New Zealand 2.9% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 2.4%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,344 45.6 804,268 32.5 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 720 24.4 530,361 21.4 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 314 10.7 255,987 10.3 2,238,735 9.6
Anglican 263 8.9 354,790 14.3 3,101,185 13.3
Buddhism 48 1.6 52,830 2.1 563,674 2.4

The most common responses for religion in White Gum Valley were No Religion, so described 45.6%, Catholic 24.4%, Not stated 10.7%, Anglican 8.9% and Buddhism 1.6%. In White Gum Valley, No Religion, so described was the largest religious group reported overall (50.9%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Italian 208 7.1 29,401 1.2 271,597 1.2
French 36 1.2 9,597 0.4 70,873 0.3
Japanese 33 1.1 5,859 0.2 55,966 0.2
Portuguese 29 1.0 7,070 0.3 48,853 0.2
German 26 0.9 9,320 0.4 79,353 0.3
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English only spoken at home 2,250 76.9 1,861,041 75.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 269 22.1 181,998 19.4 1,971,011 22.2

In White Gum Valley 76.9% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 7.1%, French 1.2%, Japanese 1.1%, Portuguese 1.0% and German 0.9%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 835 54.3 715,287 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 522 34.0 376,590 30.0 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 72 4.7 65,859 5.2 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 108 7.0 97,966 7.8 787,452 6.9

There were 1,537 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in White Gum Valley. Of these 54.3% were employed full time, 34.0% were employed part-time and 7.0% 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
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 188 13.0 138,263 11.9 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 170 11.8 114,814 9.9 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 171 11.9 123,517 10.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 234 16.2 198,785 17.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 602 41.8 516,501 44.6 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in White Gum Valley, 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 485 33.7 237,230 20.5 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 199 13.8 139,350 12.0 1,390,047 13.0
Technicians and Trades Workers 195 13.6 187,396 16.2 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 166 11.5 150,408 13.0 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 140 9.7 122,889 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 93 6.5 102,337 8.8 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 92 6.4 112,599 9.7 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 43 3.0 86,392 7.5 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in White Gum Valley included Professionals 33.7%, Managers 13.8%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 11.5%, Community and Personal Service Workers 9.7%, Sales Workers 6.5%, Labourers 6.4% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 3.0%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 80 5.9 41,706 3.6 411,808 3.9
Higher Education 55 4.0 14,284 1.2 155,985 1.5
Cafes and Restaurants 50 3.7 26,557 2.3 253,385 2.4
Primary Education 38 2.8 29,683 2.6 231,198 2.2
Secondary Education 36 2.6 20,488 1.8 177,487 1.7

Of the employed people in White Gum Valley, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 5.9%, Higher Education 4.0%, Cafes and Restaurants 3.7%, Primary Education 2.8% and Secondary Education 2.6%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 759 -- 724 -- 662 --
Family 2,202 -- 1,910 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,550 -- 1,595 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in White Gum Valley was $759.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 863 60.8 733,030 63.3 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 71 5.0 49,354 4.3 503,582 4.7
Car, as passenger 53 3.7 56,173 4.9 489,922 4.6
Walked only 45 3.2 31,914 2.8 370,427 3.5
Train, bus 44 3.1 14,225 1.2 104,122 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 165 11.4 106,764 9.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 960 66.6 815,077 70.4 7,305,271 68.4

In White Gum Valley, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 60.8%, Worked at home 5.0%, Car, as passenger 3.7%, Walked only 3.2% and Train, bus 3.1%. On the day, 11.4% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 66.6% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,729 71.9 1,387,280 69.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 695 28.9 568,406 28.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 280 11.6 196,328 9.8 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 507 21.1 379,578 19.0 3,620,726 19.0

In White Gum Valley, of people aged 15 years and over, 71.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.9% provided care for children and 11.6% 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.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 531 22.1 447,726 22.4 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 731 30.4 521,733 26.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 273 11.4 228,248 11.4 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 191 8.0 189,571 9.5 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in White Gum Valley, 30.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 271 36.9 247,841 38.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 330 44.9 292,133 45.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 123 16.7 93,344 14.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 11 1.5 10,869 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in White Gum Valley, 44.9% were couple families with children, 36.9% were couple families without children and 16.7% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 21.4 -- 18.3 -- 18.2
Female -- 78.6 -- 81.7 -- 81.8

In White Gum Valley, 21.4% of single parents were male and 78.6% 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
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 131 21.9 106,951 19.8 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 33 5.5 22,177 4.1 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 164 27.4 119,913 22.2 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 85 14.2 88,558 16.4 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 40 6.7 31,917 5.9 302,037 6.0
Both not working 67 11.2 93,686 17.4 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 24 4.0 29,973 5.6 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 55 9.2 46,793 8.7 311,381 6.2

In White Gum Valley, of couple families with children, 21.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.5% had both employed part-time and 27.4% 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

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,142 87.5 866,767 86.7 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 163 12.5 132,874 13.3 1,039,874 11.2

In White Gum Valley, 87.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.5% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 930 81.4 685,824 79.1 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 114 10.0 122,562 14.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 98 8.6 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 White Gum Valley, 81.4% were separate houses, 10.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.6% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.4 2,452 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 82 7.1 30,043 3.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 273 23.7 107,035 12.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 517 44.8 327,662 37.8 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 265 23.0 381,319 44.0 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.0 18,272 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In White Gum Valley, of occupied private dwellings 7.1% had 1 bedroom, 23.7% had 2 bedrooms and 44.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 315 27.3 247,050 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 453 39.3 344,014 39.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 353 30.6 245,705 28.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 14 1.2 9,181 1.1 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 17 1.5 20,823 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in White Gum Valley, 27.3% were owned outright, 39.3% were owned with a mortgage and 30.6% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 736 63.7 629,882 72.7 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 364 31.5 204,202 23.6 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 55 4.8 32,692 3.8 354,917 4.3

In White Gum Valley, of all households, 63.7% were family households, 31.5% were single person households and 4.8% were group households.

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Household income White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 24.7 -- 18.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 21.4 -- 19.2 -- 16.4

In White Gum Valley, 24.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 21.4% 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 White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 320 -- 347 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 90.3 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 91.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None 116 10.1 42,620 4.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 426 37.1 274,198 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 414 36.1 337,355 38.9 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 169 14.7 186,678 21.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 23 2.0 25,934 3.0 285,197 3.4

In White Gum Valley, 37.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 189 16.4 108,489 12.5 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 951 82.5 737,659 85.1 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 13 1.1 20,625 2.4 221,494 2.7

In White Gum Valley, 82.5% 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.

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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.
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 19 44.2 38,027 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 24 55.8 37,959 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 17 -- 23 -- 23 --

In White Gum Valley, 44.2% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 55.8% were female. The median age was 17 years.

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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
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 574 -- 1,210 -- 1,203 --

In White Gum Valley, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $574.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
White Gum Valley % White Gum Valley Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 171 -- 216 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,123 -- 1,830 -- 1,660 --

In White Gum Valley, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $171 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,123.

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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.