Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)Economic profile
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City of Kalamunda

Market characteristics

The Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) has a similar proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to Greater Perth.

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 Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)'s population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)'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
City of Kalamunda20162011Change
NameNumber%Greater Perth %Number%Greater Perth %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents57,449100.0100.053,567100.0100.0+3,882
Males28,45849.549.626,53349.549.6+1,925
Females28,99550.550.427,03450.550.4+1,961
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years11,17519.519.110,58719.819.2+588
15 - 24 years7,22112.613.07,37913.814.3-158
25 - 54 years22,73439.643.121,21139.642.8+1,523
55 - 64 Years6,91912.011.06,93012.911.2-11
65 years and over9,41316.413.87,46013.912.5+1,953
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school5,1328.98.44,6078.68.2+525
Secondary school4,2207.36.53,4026.45.7+818
TAFE9321.62.01,0742.02.2-142
University1,8893.35.11,6993.24.9+190
Diversity--------------
Total overseas born16,66329.036.114,90127.834.4+1,762
Speaks language other than English at home6,77011.820.14,2167.916.6+2,554
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all7531.32.94980.92.4+255
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree7,85417.022.96,06414.119.6+1,790
Advanced Diploma or Diploma4,3819.59.33,7788.88.6+603
Certificate level10,62423.019.49,24021.518.6+1,384
No qualification19,21441.538.119,59445.642.3-380
Household income--------------
Nill to $6492,83014.015.7--------
$650 to $1,4995,31526.325.4--------
$1,500 to $2,4494,79123.722.7--------
$2,500 or more 4,89624.224.8--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned6,97733.126.76,78834.528.1+189
Purchasing9,27944.039.78,54443.438.0+735
Renting3,31815.725.53,09115.726.7+227
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house21,22593.374.619,79993.676.7+1,426
Medium house1,2825.619.61,1985.717.9+84
High density00.05.1160.14.8-16

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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