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Town of Claremont

Market characteristics

The Town of Claremont has a higher proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to Western Australia.

The people who live in an area are one of the most important resources that an economy draws upon, both as a market that consumes goods and services and as a source of labour.

This table provides an overview of the Town of Claremont's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about the Town of Claremont's resident population, including neighbourhood profiles, can be found in the Community Profile.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
Town of Claremont20162011Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents10,054100.0100.09,280100.0100.0+774
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years1,59915.919.31,46915.819.7+130
15 - 24 years1,47314.612.51,49716.113.7-24
25 - 54 years3,50034.842.83,26935.243.0+231
55 - 64 Years1,18911.811.41,13612.211.4+53
65 years and over2,30522.914.01,90920.612.3+396
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school6886.88.56457.08.4+43
Secondary school9839.86.36426.95.5+341
Total overseas born2,98329.732.22,73629.530.5+247
Speaks language other than English at home1,23512.317.598510.614.5+250
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all1271.32.5760.82.1+51
Bachelor or higher degree3,89246.020.53,27541.917.5+617
Advanced Diploma or Diploma7458.88.97419.58.1+4
Certificate level5676.720.45206.619.5+47
No qualification2,30127.238.92,38730.543.3-86
Household income--------------
Nill to $64954113.916.2--------
$650 to $1,49975519.526.0--------
$1,500 to $2,44971218.422.4--------
$2,500 or more 1,41336.423.6--------
Housing tenure--------------
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house2,34049.176.52,70961.478.1-369
Medium house1,41229.617.399422.516.0+418
High density98020.64.070816.03.7+272

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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