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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Beaconsfield (NSW)

Code SSC10140 (SSC)
People 906
Male 491
Female 415
Median age 34
Families 229
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 431
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $2,178
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $500
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 906 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 491 54.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 415 45.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 1.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 906 people in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 54.2% were male and 45.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 61 6.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 25 2.8 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 40 4.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 23 2.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 60 6.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 106 11.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 144 15.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 110 12.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 82 9.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 61 6.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 63 7.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 39 4.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 32 3.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 24 2.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 1.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 0.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 1.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 0.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 309 39.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 19 2.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 58 7.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 18 2.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 380 48.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 39.4% were married and 9.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 40 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 63 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 269 39.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 135 20.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 271 40.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 20.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 39 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 39 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 9 3.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 21 7.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 11 4.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 8 3.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 4.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 17 6.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 65 24.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 10 3.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 110 41.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 266 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) 29.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 11.7% were in primary school, 8.6% in secondary school and 31.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 494 54.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 356 46.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 74 9.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 43 5.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 299 38.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 38.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 46.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 420 74.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 90 15.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 28 4.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 28 4.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 566 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 566 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 74.2% were employed full time, 15.9% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 19 3.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 29 5.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 39 7.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 81 15.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 341 63.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 3.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 63.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,062 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,402 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,178 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $1,062.

Travel to work, top responses Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 556 71.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 174 22.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 58 7.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 84 10.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.2% provided care for children and 7.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 231 29.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 228 29.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 65 8.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 32 4.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 29.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.1% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 118 51.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 86 37.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 18 7.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 3.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 37.6% were couple families with children, 51.5% were couple families without children and 7.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) 26.3% of single parents were male and 73.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,863 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,805 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,805 and those without children was $2,863.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 91 45.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 5.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 31 15.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 32 16.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 2.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 13 6.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 13 6.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 3.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 45.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 15.5% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 361 93.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 27 7.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 93.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 101 28.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 148 41.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 105 29.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 28.0% were separate houses, 41.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 29.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 37 10.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 167 46.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 129 35.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 22 6.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 1.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 10.2% had 1 bedroom, 46.1% had 2 bedrooms and 35.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 15.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 158 44.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 140 39.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 15.3% were owned outright, 44.0% were owned with a mortgage and 39.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 227 62.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 103 28.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 32 8.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.7% were family households, 28.5% were single person households and 8.8% were group households.

Household income Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 23.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 11.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 23.7% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — 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 Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 500 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.0 -- 11.6 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (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. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.5 -- 10.5 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (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. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 44 12.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 187 51.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 95 26.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 30 8.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 1.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 51.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 26.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 16 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 56.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 7 43.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 16 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 56.2%) were male and 7 (or 43.8%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,083 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,083.

Mortgage and rent Beaconsfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 550 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Beaconsfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $550 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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