Exmouth

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code UCL515013
People 2,486
Male 52%
Female 48%
Median age 37
Families 617
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.6
All private dwellings 1,694
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,740
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $308
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1

(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
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 1,292 52.0 1,238,419 50.0 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,191 48.0 1,235,994 50.0 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 50 2.0 75,978 3.1 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,486 people in Exmouth. Of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

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Age Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 38 --
0-4 years 192 7.7 161,727 6.5 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 162 6.5 164,153 6.6 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 167 6.7 150,806 6.1 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 121 4.9 149,997 6.1 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 116 4.7 160,332 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 167 6.7 184,908 7.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 213 8.6 194,267 7.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 215 8.6 173,041 7.0 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 199 8.0 171,996 7.0 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 197 7.9 172,520 7.0 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 174 7.0 162,438 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 161 6.5 149,899 6.1 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 129 5.2 132,145 5.3 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 132 5.3 116,755 4.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 69 2.8 82,911 3.4 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 39 1.6 61,509 2.5 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 21 0.8 42,590 1.7 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 14 0.6 42,420 1.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Exmouth was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.1% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Married 912 46.3 975,062 48.8 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 66 3.4 63,205 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 199 10.1 167,361 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 45 2.3 88,619 4.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 748 38.0 703,482 35.2 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Exmouth aged 15 years and over, 46.3% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 694 43.7 835,938 48.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 337 21.2 201,709 11.7 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 556 35.0 688,868 39.9 7,024,973 41.9

In Exmouth, of people aged 15 years and over, 43.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 21.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 42 6.0 30,247 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 194 27.7 144,988 18.9 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 36,865 4.8 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 13 1.9 28,046 3.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 127 18.1 88,176 11.5 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 34,065 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 6 0.9 34,773 4.5 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 51 7.3 46,835 6.1 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 19 2.7 106,811 13.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 0 0.0 18,547 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 248 35.4 197,644 25.8 1,707,023 23.7

In Exmouth 28.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.7% were in primary school, 18.9% in secondary school and 9.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 287 14.5 410,272 20.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 167 8.5 177,631 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 70 3.5 62,656 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 414 21.0 279,448 14.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 258 13.1 318,674 16.0 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 114 5.8 107,858 5.4 941,531 4.9
Year 10 245 12.4 235,001 11.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 3 0.2 940 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 209 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 104 5.3 117,996 5.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 3 0.2 10,572 0.5 145,844 0.8
Not stated 250 12.7 220,701 11.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Exmouth, 13.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 24.5% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.5% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australian 1,125 33.2 760,032 22.8 7,298,243 23.3
English 1,001 29.5 931,150 27.9 7,852,224 25.0
Scottish 253 7.5 214,154 6.4 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 194 5.7 224,372 6.7 2,388,058 7.6
German 108 3.2 73,062 2.2 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Exmouth were Australian 33.2%, English 29.5%, Scottish 7.5%, Irish 5.7% and German 3.2%.

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

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Country of birth Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,840 74.6 1,492,842 60.3 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 120 4.9 194,163 7.8 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 51 2.1 79,221 3.2 518,466 2.2
United States of America 29 1.2 9,301 0.4 86,125 0.4
Philippines 27 1.1 30,835 1.2 232,386 1.0
Germany 26 1.1 10,958 0.4 102,595 0.4

In Exmouth, 74.6% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 4.9%, New Zealand 2.1%, United States of America 1.2%, Philippines 1.1% and Germany 1.1%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 491 19.7 1,001,150 40.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 166 6.7 184,890 7.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 175 7.0 144,217 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,423 57.1 947,977 38.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Exmouth, 57.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,598 65.0 1,097,468 44.4 12,231,150 52.3
England 189 7.7 276,956 11.2 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 67 2.7 97,382 3.9 617,331 2.6
United States of America 47 1.9 12,096 0.5 104,101 0.4
Germany 42 1.7 16,859 0.7 170,571 0.7

In Exmouth, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 65.0%, England 7.7%, New Zealand 2.7%, United States of America 1.9% and Germany 1.7%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,601 64.7 1,140,417 46.1 12,643,365 54.0
England 191 7.7 265,520 10.7 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 75 3.0 94,116 3.8 608,329 2.6
Germany 46 1.9 17,930 0.7 169,618 0.7
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 42 1.7 34,261 1.4 155,231 0.7

In Exmouth, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 64.7%, England 7.7%, New Zealand 3.0%, Germany 1.9% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 1.7%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,153 46.6 804,268 32.5 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 414 16.7 530,361 21.4 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 375 15.1 354,790 14.3 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 275 11.1 255,987 10.3 2,238,735 9.6
Christian, nfd 69 2.8 83,670 3.4 612,371 2.6

The most common responses for religion in Exmouth were No Religion, so described 46.6%, Catholic 16.7%, Anglican 15.1%, Not stated 11.1% and Christian, nfd 2.8%. In Exmouth, No Religion, so described was the largest religious group reported overall (52.0%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
French 21 0.8 9,597 0.4 70,873 0.3
German 19 0.8 9,320 0.4 79,353 0.3
Tagalog 16 0.6 15,268 0.6 111,273 0.5
Italian 9 0.4 29,401 1.2 271,597 1.2
Filipino 8 0.3 10,317 0.4 71,220 0.3
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English only spoken at home 2,158 87.0 1,861,041 75.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 57 4.0 181,998 19.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Exmouth 87.0% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included French 0.8%, German 0.8%, Tagalog 0.6%, Italian 0.4% and Filipino 0.3%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 799 58.4 715,287 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 401 29.3 376,590 30.0 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 113 8.3 65,859 5.2 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 56 4.1 97,966 7.8 787,452 6.9

There were 1,369 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Exmouth. Of these 58.4% were employed full time, 29.3% were employed part-time and 4.1% 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
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 141 10.7 138,263 11.9 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 99 7.5 114,814 9.9 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 164 12.4 123,517 10.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 203 15.4 198,785 17.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 595 45.1 516,501 44.6 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Exmouth, 10.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Technicians and Trades Workers 269 20.4 187,396 16.2 1,447,414 13.5
Professionals 182 13.8 237,230 20.5 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 173 13.1 139,350 12.0 1,390,047 13.0
Labourers 163 12.4 112,599 9.7 1,011,520 9.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 157 11.9 122,889 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Clerical and Administrative Workers 151 11.5 150,408 13.0 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 124 9.4 102,337 8.8 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 68 5.2 86,392 7.5 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Exmouth included Technicians and Trades Workers 20.4%, Professionals 13.8%, Managers 13.1%, Labourers 12.4%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 11.5%, Sales Workers 9.4% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 5.2%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Accommodation 95 7.4 11,073 1.0 113,377 1.1
Engineering Design and Engineering Consulting Services 80 6.2 12,549 1.1 76,325 0.7
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 68 5.3 28,080 2.4 254,275 2.4
Local Government Administration 64 5.0 16,526 1.4 142,724 1.3
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 43 3.3 41,706 3.6 411,808 3.9

Of the employed people in Exmouth, the most common responses for industry of employment included Accommodation 7.4%, Engineering Design and Engineering Consulting Services 6.2%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 5.3%, Local Government Administration 5.0% and Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.3%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 829 -- 724 -- 662 --
Family 2,040 -- 1,910 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,740 -- 1,595 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Exmouth was $829.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 710 54.2 733,030 63.3 6,574,571 61.5
Walked only 109 8.3 31,914 2.8 370,427 3.5
Bicycle 70 5.3 11,730 1.0 107,756 1.0
Car, as passenger 68 5.2 56,173 4.9 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 46 3.5 49,354 4.3 503,582 4.7
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People who travelled to work by public transport 30 2.3 106,764 9.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 794 60.3 815,077 70.4 7,305,271 68.4

In Exmouth, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 54.2%, Walked only 8.3%, Bicycle 5.3%, Car, as passenger 5.2% and Worked at home 3.5%. On the day, 2.3% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 60.3% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,455 73.9 1,387,280 69.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 577 29.3 568,406 28.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 164 8.3 196,328 9.8 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 600 30.6 379,578 19.0 3,620,726 19.0

In Exmouth, of people aged 15 years and over, 73.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.3% provided care for children and 8.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.6% 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
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 437 22.2 447,726 22.4 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 560 28.4 521,733 26.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 259 13.1 228,248 11.4 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 202 10.2 189,571 9.5 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Exmouth, 28.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 277 44.8 247,841 38.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 264 42.7 292,133 45.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 70 11.3 93,344 14.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 7 1.1 10,869 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Exmouth, 42.7% were couple families with children, 44.8% were couple families without children and 11.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 18.8 -- 18.3 -- 18.2
Female -- 81.2 -- 81.7 -- 81.8

In Exmouth, 18.8% of single parents were male and 81.2% 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
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 124 23.0 106,951 19.8 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 25 4.6 22,177 4.1 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 136 25.2 119,913 22.2 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 66 12.2 88,558 16.4 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 23 4.3 31,917 5.9 302,037 6.0
Both not working 62 11.5 93,686 17.4 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 43 8.0 29,973 5.6 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 60 11.1 46,793 8.7 311,381 6.2

In Exmouth, of couple families with children, 23.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 25.2% 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 Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 865 76.6 866,767 86.7 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 264 23.4 132,874 13.3 1,039,874 11.2

In Exmouth, 76.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 23.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 783 90.5 685,824 79.1 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 40 4.6 122,562 14.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 49,086 5.7 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 36 4.2 6,314 0.7 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Exmouth, 90.5% were separate houses, 4.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats or apartments and 4.2% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 12 1.4 2,452 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 42 4.9 30,043 3.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 94 10.9 107,035 12.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 450 52.1 327,662 37.8 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 214 24.8 381,319 44.0 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 51 5.9 18,272 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Exmouth, of occupied private dwellings 4.9% had 1 bedroom, 10.9% had 2 bedrooms and 52.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 166 19.1 247,050 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 265 30.5 344,014 39.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 379 43.6 245,705 28.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 6 0.7 9,181 1.1 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 53 6.1 20,823 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Exmouth, 19.1% were owned outright, 30.5% were owned with a mortgage and 43.6% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 609 70.5 629,882 72.7 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 214 24.8 204,202 23.6 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 41 4.7 32,692 3.8 354,917 4.3

In Exmouth, of all households, 70.5% were family households, 24.8% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

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Household income Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 16.3 -- 18.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.7 -- 19.2 -- 16.4

In Exmouth, 16.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 17.7% 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 Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 308 -- 347 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 90.3 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 Exmouth % Exmouth 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 -- 91.5 -- 91.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None 18 2.1 42,620 4.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 244 28.4 274,198 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 293 34.1 337,355 38.9 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 237 27.6 186,678 21.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 68 7.9 25,934 3.0 285,197 3.4

In Exmouth, 28.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 84 9.7 108,489 12.5 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 724 83.6 737,659 85.1 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 58 6.7 20,625 2.4 221,494 2.7

In Exmouth, 83.6% 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.
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 34 65.4 38,027 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 18 34.6 37,959 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Exmouth, 65.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 34.6% were female. The median age was 22 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
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.2 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,645 -- 1,210 -- 1,203 --

In Exmouth, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8 persons, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,645.

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
Exmouth % Exmouth Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 237 -- 216 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,830 -- 1,660 --

In Exmouth, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $237 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,200.

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.