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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Burns Beach

Code SSC50112 (SSC)
People 1,607
Male 790
Female 817
Median age 33
Families 462
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 554
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $2,599
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $440
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 1,607 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 790 49.2 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 817 50.8 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.2 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,607 people in Burns Beach (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 124 7.7 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 124 7.7 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 153 9.5 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 153 9.5 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 87 5.4 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 75 4.7 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 111 6.9 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 130 8.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 183 11.4 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 172 10.7 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 98 6.1 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 68 4.2 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 64 4.0 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 31 1.9 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 0.9 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 14 0.9 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.2 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.2 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Burns Beach (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 795 66.4 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 20 1.7 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 47 3.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 0.9 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 325 27.1 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Burns Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 66.4% were married and 5.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Burns Beach (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 749 66.0 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 80 7.0 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 306 27.0 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 20 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Burns Beach (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 30 5.5 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 95 17.6 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 50 9.2 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 31 5.7 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 55 10.2 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 56 10.4 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 54 10.0 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 25 4.6 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 78 14.4 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 11 2.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 56 10.4 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 541 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs) 33.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.3% were in primary school, 30.3% in secondary school and 19.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 754 46.9 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 997 64.1 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 118 7.6 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 84 5.4 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 357 22.9 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), 22.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 64.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 536 57.1 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 320 34.1 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 53 5.7 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 29 3.1 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 938 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 938 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Burns Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 57.1% were employed full time, 34.1% were employed part-time and 3.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 117 12.9 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 107 11.8 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 98 10.8 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 99 10.9 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 440 48.4 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Burns Beach (State Suburbs), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Burns Beach (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 831 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,619 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,599 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Burns Beach (State Suburbs) was $831.

Travel to work, top responses Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 926 77.4 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 473 39.4 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 79 6.6 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 155 12.9 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 39.4% provided care for children and 6.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 309 25.8 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 351 29.3 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 158 13.2 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 109 9.1 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Burns Beach (State Suburbs), 29.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 121 26.1 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 313 67.6 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 23 5.0 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.3 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Burns Beach (State Suburbs), 67.6% were couple families with children, 26.1% were couple families without children and 5.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.3 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.7 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs) 14.3% of single parents were male and 85.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,518 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,088 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,088 and those without children was $2,518.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 93 21.5 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 3.5 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 133 30.7 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 72 16.6 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 2.8 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 32 7.4 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 30 6.9 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 46 10.6 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 30.7% 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 Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 485 89.5 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 57 10.5 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), 89.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 485 100.0 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Burns Beach (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 14 2.9 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 61 12.6 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 407 83.7 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 0.8 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.9 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 2.9% had 2 bedrooms and 12.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.9. The average household size was 3.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 59 12.1 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 376 77.4 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 44 9.1 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 1.4 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Burns Beach (State Suburbs), 12.1% were owned outright, 77.4% were owned with a mortgage and 9.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 451 92.6 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 33 6.8 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 0.6 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 92.6% were family households, 6.8% were single person households and 0.6% were group households.

Household income Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 7.4 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 31.8 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), 7.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 31.8% 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 Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 440 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.5 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.5 -- 8.9 -- 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 Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 67.2 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 32.8 -- 10.2 -- 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 Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
None 4 0.8 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 74 15.2 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 264 54.3 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 141 29.0 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 0.6 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), 15.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 54.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.0% 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 Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Burns Beach (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Burns Beach % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Burns Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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