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Beverley (L)

Code UCL521005 (UCL)
People 851
Male 421
Female 430
Median age 55
Families 230
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 510
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $622
Median monthly mortgage repayments $867
Median weekly rent $123
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 851 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 421 49.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 430 50.5 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 74 8.7 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 851 people in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 8.7% of the population.

Age Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 38 4.5 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 52 6.1 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 42 4.9 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 41 4.8 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 29 3.4 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 27 3.2 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 23 2.7 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 24 2.8 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 46 5.4 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 48 5.6 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 47 5.5 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 76 8.9 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 85 10.0 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 85 10.0 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 83 9.8 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 40 4.7 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 32 3.8 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 32 3.8 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 55 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 31.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 355 49.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 21 2.9 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 85 11.9 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 75 10.5 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 180 25.1 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 49.6% were married and 14.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 63 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 63 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 296 48.4 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 64 10.5 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 252 41.2 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 63 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 49 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 52 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 63 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 49 years.

Education Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 9 4.6 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 58 29.9 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 26 13.4 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 2.1 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 3.1 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 11 5.7 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 3.6 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.5 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 70 36.1 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 194 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 22.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.1% were in primary school, 17.6% in secondary school and 9.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 655 77.0 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 161 20.6 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 44 5.6 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 35 4.5 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 542 69.3 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 69.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 125 47.3 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 86 32.6 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 28 10.6 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 9.5 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 264 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 264 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 47.3% were employed full time, 32.6% were employed part-time and 9.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 34 13.9 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 35 14.3 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 27 11.1 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 21 8.6 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 103 42.2 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 14.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 379 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 805 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 622 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $379.

Travel to work, top responses Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 481 67.0 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 119 16.6 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 98 13.6 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 220 30.7 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 16.6% provided care for children and 13.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 118 16.4 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 132 18.4 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 102 14.2 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 130 18.1 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 18.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 134 58.5 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 56 24.5 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 35 15.3 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.7 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.5% were couple families with children, 58.5% were couple families without children and 15.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 8.8 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 91.2 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 8.8% of single parents were male and 91.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,166 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $1,166.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 13 6.8 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 1.6 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 11.1 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11 5.8 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 18 9.5 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 87 45.8 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 15 7.9 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 22 11.6 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 6.8% had both partners employed full-time, 1.6% had both employed part-time and 11.1% 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 Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 369 74.7 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 125 25.3 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 74.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 25.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 346 94.8 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10 2.7 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.8 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.8 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.8% were separate houses, 2.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.8 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 3.3 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 67 18.3 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 214 58.3 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 59 16.1 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 3.3 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 18.3% had 2 bedrooms and 58.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 190 52.1 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 91 24.9 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 72 19.7 231,824 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 12 3.3 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 52.1% were owned outright, 24.9% were owned with a mortgage and 19.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 230 62.5 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 132 35.9 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 1.6 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 62.5% were family households, 35.9% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 48.9 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.8 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 48.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.8% 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 Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 123 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.4 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.6 -- 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 Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 20 5.4 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 157 42.7 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 128 34.8 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 47 12.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 16 4.3 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 42.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.8% 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 Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 70 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 33 47.1 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 37 52.9 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 70 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 33 (or 47.1%) were male and 37 (or 52.9%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.9 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 514 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.9, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $514.

Mortgage and rent Beverley (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Beverley (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 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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