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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Beverley (L)

Code UCL501000 (UCL)
People 848
Male 419
Female 429
Median age 51
Australian citizenship 749
People born overseas 133
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 245
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 461
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $568
Median monthly mortgage repayment $600
Median weekly rent $90
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Beverley (L) % Australia %
Total 848 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 419 49.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 429 50.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 68 8.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 848 people were usually resident in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Of the total population 8.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Beverley (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 43 5.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 99 11.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 64 7.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 262 30.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 174 20.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 205 24.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 51 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.7% of people usually resident in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 44.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 51 years.

Selected characteristics Beverley (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 749 88.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 133 15.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.3% of people usually resident in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 15.7% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Beverley (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 362 51.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 110 15.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 67 9.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 165 23.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 15.6% were either separated or divorced, 9.5% were widowed and 23.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Beverley (L) % Australia %
Australia 659 77.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Beverley (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Beverley (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Beverley (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 150 54.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 81 29.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 16 5.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 9 3.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 22 7.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 390 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 278 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 278 people aged 15 years and over in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 54.0% worked full-time, 29.1% worked part-time, 5.8% were away from work, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.9% were unemployed. 390 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Beverley (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Beverley (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Beverley (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 294 -- 466 --
Family 661 -- 1,171 --
Household 568 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $294, the median family income was $661 and the median household income was $568.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Beverley (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 140 57.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 60 24.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 41 16.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 1.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 245 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 245 families in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 57.1% were couple families without children, 24.5% were couple families with children, 16.7% were one parent families and 1.6% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Beverley (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 379 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 461 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 379 occupied private dwellings were counted in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Beverley (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 354 93.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 17 4.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 8 2.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.4% were separate houses, 4.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Beverley (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 194 51.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 95 25.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 70 18.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 22 5.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 51.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.1% were owned with a mortgage and 18.5% were rented.

Landlord type Beverley (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 4.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 19 27.1 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 42 60.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 8.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 4.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 27.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 60.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Beverley (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 90 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 600 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $90. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $600. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Beverley (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 239 63.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 124 32.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 1.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 63.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 32.7% were single (or lone) person households and 1.3% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2006 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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