Beaconsfield (WA)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC50086
People 4,985
Male 48.7%
Female 51.3%
Median age 41
Families 1,345
Average children per family
for families with children 1.7
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 2,346
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,483
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

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People

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Demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 2,428 48.7 1,238,419 50.0 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,555 51.3 1,235,994 50.0 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 79 1.6 75,978 3.1 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 4,985 people in Beaconsfield (WA). Of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

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Age Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 38 --
0-4 years 294 5.9 161,727 6.5 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 305 6.1 164,153 6.6 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 267 5.4 150,806 6.1 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 263 5.3 149,997 6.1 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 240 4.8 160,332 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 325 6.5 184,908 7.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 348 7.0 194,267 7.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 343 6.9 173,041 7.0 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 346 6.9 171,996 7.0 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 393 7.9 172,520 7.0 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 337 6.8 162,438 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 330 6.6 149,899 6.1 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 287 5.8 132,145 5.3 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 265 5.3 116,755 4.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 187 3.7 82,911 3.4 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 163 3.3 61,509 2.5 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 178 3.6 42,590 1.7 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 116 2.3 42,420 1.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Beaconsfield (WA) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Married 1,781 43.3 975,062 48.8 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 123 3.0 63,205 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 441 10.7 167,361 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 233 5.7 88,619 4.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,531 37.3 703,482 35.2 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Beaconsfield (WA) aged 15 years and over, 43.3% were married and 13.8% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,597 43.1 835,938 48.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 492 13.3 201,709 11.7 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,616 43.6 688,868 39.9 7,024,973 41.9

In Beaconsfield (WA), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.3% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 61 4.1 30,247 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 235 16.0 144,988 18.9 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 104 7.1 36,865 4.8 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 43 2.9 28,046 3.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 118 8.0 88,176 11.5 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 124 8.4 34,065 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 34 2.3 34,773 4.5 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 82 5.6 46,835 6.1 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 292 19.9 106,811 13.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 36 2.4 18,547 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 342 23.2 197,644 25.8 1,707,023 23.7

In Beaconsfield (WA) 29.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.7% were in primary school, 18.6% in secondary school and 25.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,246 30.3 410,272 20.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 342 8.3 177,631 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 96 2.3 62,656 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 447 10.9 279,448 14.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 570 13.8 318,674 16.0 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 166 4.0 107,858 5.4 941,531 4.9
Year 10 335 8.1 235,001 11.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 940 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 209 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 403 9.8 117,996 5.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 27 0.7 10,572 0.5 145,844 0.8
Not stated 369 9.0 220,701 11.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Beaconsfield (WA), 13.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 13.2% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.3% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
English 1,796 25.8 931,150 27.9 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,466 21.1 760,032 22.8 7,298,243 23.3
Italian 754 10.8 122,943 3.7 1,000,006 3.2
Irish 597 8.6 224,372 6.7 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 466 6.7 214,154 6.4 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Beaconsfield (WA) were English 25.8%, Australian 21.1%, Italian 10.8%, Irish 8.6% and Scottish 6.7%.

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Beaconsfield (WA) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 3,149 64.0 1,492,842 60.3 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 386 7.8 194,163 7.8 907,570 3.9
Italy 267 5.4 19,210 0.8 174,042 0.7
New Zealand 86 1.7 79,221 3.2 518,466 2.2
Portugal 53 1.1 2,515 0.1 15,809 0.1
Croatia 51 1.0 4,555 0.2 43,688 0.2

In Beaconsfield (WA), 64.0% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 7.8%, Italy 5.4%, New Zealand 1.7%, Portugal 1.1% and Croatia 1.0%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 2,019 40.5 1,001,150 40.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 528 10.6 184,890 7.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 350 7.0 144,217 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,784 35.7 947,977 38.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Beaconsfield (WA), 35.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 2,143 43.2 1,097,468 44.4 12,231,150 52.3
England 579 11.7 276,956 11.2 1,403,096 6.0
Italy 498 10.0 54,428 2.2 470,138 2.0
New Zealand 140 2.8 97,382 3.9 617,331 2.6
Croatia 101 2.0 10,562 0.4 91,023 0.4

In Beaconsfield (WA), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 43.2%, England 11.7%, Italy 10.0%, New Zealand 2.8% and Croatia 2.0%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 2,326 47.1 1,140,417 46.1 12,643,365 54.0
England 504 10.2 265,520 10.7 1,302,147 5.6
Italy 454 9.2 44,178 1.8 395,775 1.7
New Zealand 123 2.5 94,116 3.8 608,329 2.6
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 89 1.8 34,261 1.4 155,231 0.7

In Beaconsfield (WA), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 47.1%, England 10.2%, Italy 9.2%, New Zealand 2.5% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 1.8%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,945 39.0 804,268 32.5 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 1,541 30.9 530,361 21.4 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 485 9.7 255,987 10.3 2,238,735 9.6
Anglican 444 8.9 354,790 14.3 3,101,185 13.3
Christian, nfd 80 1.6 83,670 3.4 612,371 2.6

The most common responses for religion in Beaconsfield (WA) were No Religion, so described 39.0%, Catholic 30.9%, Not stated 9.7%, Anglican 8.9% and Christian, nfd 1.6%. In Beaconsfield (WA), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (52.3%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Italian 374 7.6 29,401 1.2 271,597 1.2
Portuguese 85 1.7 7,070 0.3 48,853 0.2
Croatian 81 1.6 5,556 0.2 56,885 0.2
German 58 1.2 9,320 0.4 79,353 0.3
French 47 1.0 9,597 0.4 70,873 0.3
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English only spoken at home 3,695 74.8 1,861,041 75.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 524 25.4 181,998 19.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Beaconsfield (WA) 74.8% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 7.6%, Portuguese 1.7%, Croatian 1.6%, German 1.2% and French 1.0%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,324 53.6 715,287 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 800 32.4 376,590 30.0 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 148 6.0 65,859 5.2 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 199 8.1 97,966 7.8 787,452 6.9

There were 2,471 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Beaconsfield (WA). Of these 53.6% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 8.1% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 312 13.8 138,263 11.9 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 241 10.7 114,814 9.9 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 245 10.8 123,517 10.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 353 15.6 198,785 17.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 968 42.8 516,501 44.6 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Beaconsfield (WA), 13.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 729 32.3 237,230 20.5 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 324 14.4 139,350 12.0 1,390,047 13.0
Technicians and Trades Workers 301 13.3 187,396 16.2 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 233 10.3 150,408 13.0 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 217 9.6 122,889 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 179 7.9 102,337 8.8 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 157 7.0 112,599 9.7 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 78 3.5 86,392 7.5 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Beaconsfield (WA) included Professionals 32.3%, Managers 14.4%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.3%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 10.3%, Community and Personal Service Workers 9.6%, Sales Workers 7.9%, Labourers 7.0% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 3.5%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 98 4.5 41,706 3.6 411,808 3.9
Higher Education 76 3.5 14,284 1.2 155,985 1.5
Cafes and Restaurants 65 3.0 26,557 2.3 253,385 2.4
Primary Education 60 2.8 29,683 2.6 231,198 2.2
Secondary Education 60 2.8 20,488 1.8 177,487 1.7

Of the employed people in Beaconsfield (WA), the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.5%, Higher Education 3.5%, Cafes and Restaurants 3.0%, Primary Education 2.8% and Secondary Education 2.8%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 689 -- 724 -- 662 --
Family 1,991 -- 1,910 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,483 -- 1,595 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Beaconsfield (WA) was $689.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,361 60.7 733,030 63.3 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 113 5.0 49,354 4.3 503,582 4.7
Bus 79 3.5 44,742 3.9 323,201 3.0
Car, as passenger 79 3.5 56,173 4.9 489,922 4.6
Train, bus 57 2.5 14,225 1.2 104,122 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 257 11.3 106,764 9.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,505 66.5 815,077 70.4 7,305,271 68.4

In Beaconsfield (WA), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 60.7%, Worked at home 5.0%, Bus 3.5%, Car, as passenger 3.5% and Train, bus 2.5%. On the day, 11.3% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 66.5% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,091 75.1 1,387,280 69.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,168 28.4 568,406 28.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 523 12.7 196,328 9.8 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 844 20.5 379,578 19.0 3,620,726 19.0

In Beaconsfield (WA), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.4% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 1,006 24.4 447,726 22.4 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,164 28.3 521,733 26.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 529 12.8 228,248 11.4 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 391 9.5 189,571 9.5 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Beaconsfield (WA), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 512 38.1 247,841 38.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 573 42.6 292,133 45.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 237 17.6 93,344 14.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 22 1.6 10,869 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Beaconsfield (WA), 42.6% were couple families with children, 38.1% were couple families without children and 17.6% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.0 -- 18.3 -- 18.2
Female -- 84.0 -- 81.7 -- 81.8

In Beaconsfield (WA), 16.0% of single parents were male and 84.0% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 199 18.3 106,951 19.8 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 53 4.9 22,177 4.1 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 241 22.1 119,913 22.2 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 158 14.5 88,558 16.4 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 60 5.5 31,917 5.9 302,037 6.0
Both not working 231 21.2 93,686 17.4 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 55 5.0 29,973 5.6 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 93 8.5 46,793 8.7 311,381 6.2

In Beaconsfield (WA), of couple families with children, 18.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 22.1% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Dwellings

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,956 87.1 866,767 86.7 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 290 12.9 132,874 13.3 1,039,874 11.2

In Beaconsfield (WA), 87.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.9% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,459 74.6 685,824 79.1 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 412 21.1 122,562 14.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 74 3.8 49,086 5.7 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 6,314 0.7 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Beaconsfield (WA), 74.6% were separate houses, 21.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.8% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,452 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 78 4.0 30,043 3.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 368 18.9 107,035 12.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 951 48.8 327,662 37.8 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 509 26.1 381,319 44.0 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 44 2.3 18,272 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Beaconsfield (WA), of occupied private dwellings 4.0% had 1 bedroom, 18.9% had 2 bedrooms and 48.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 669 34.3 247,050 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 615 31.6 344,014 39.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 596 30.6 245,705 28.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 20 1.0 9,181 1.1 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 48 2.5 20,823 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Beaconsfield (WA), 34.3% were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 30.6% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 1,325 67.8 629,882 72.7 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 534 27.3 204,202 23.6 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 94 4.8 32,692 3.8 354,917 4.3

In Beaconsfield (WA), of all households, 67.8% were family households, 27.3% were single person households and 4.8% were group households.

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Household income Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 24.9 -- 18.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 21.7 -- 19.2 -- 16.4

In Beaconsfield (WA), 24.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 21.7% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 320 -- 347 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.0 -- 90.3 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 11.0 -- 9.7 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.3 -- 91.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.7 -- 8.6 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None 159 8.2 42,620 4.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 716 36.7 274,198 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 699 35.9 337,355 38.9 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 307 15.8 186,678 21.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 68 3.5 25,934 3.0 285,197 3.4

In Beaconsfield (WA), 36.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.8% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 336 17.2 108,489 12.5 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,566 80.1 737,659 85.1 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 52 2.7 20,625 2.4 221,494 2.7

In Beaconsfield (WA), 80.1% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 35 43.8 38,027 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 45 56.2 37,959 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 26 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Beaconsfield (WA), 43.8% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 56.2% were female. The median age was 26 years.

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Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 593 -- 1,210 -- 1,203 --

In Beaconsfield (WA), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $593.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Beaconsfield (WA) % Beaconsfield (WA) Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 197 -- 216 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,830 -- 1,660 --

In Beaconsfield (WA), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $197 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,400.

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Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.