Swanbourne

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC51410
People 4,059
Male 52.3%
Female 47.7%
Median age 39
Families 1,040
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all households (a) 0.9
All private dwellings 1,661
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,961
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,090
Median weekly rent $500
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.

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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
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 2,120 52.3 1,238,419 50.0 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,937 47.7 1,235,994 50.0 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 41 1.0 75,978 3.1 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 4,059 people in Swanbourne. Of these 52.3% were male and 47.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

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Age Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 38 --
0-4 years 215 5.3 161,727 6.5 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 290 7.2 164,153 6.6 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 337 8.3 150,806 6.1 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 374 9.2 149,997 6.1 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 198 4.9 160,332 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 204 5.0 184,908 7.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 200 4.9 194,267 7.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 228 5.6 173,041 7.0 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 263 6.5 171,996 7.0 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 313 7.7 172,520 7.0 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 288 7.1 162,438 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 246 6.1 149,899 6.1 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 242 6.0 132,145 5.3 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 225 5.6 116,755 4.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 160 3.9 82,911 3.4 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 94 2.3 61,509 2.5 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 79 1.9 42,590 1.7 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 97 2.4 42,420 1.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Swanbourne was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Married 1,827 56.7 975,062 48.8 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 42 1.3 63,205 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 219 6.8 167,361 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 158 4.9 88,619 4.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 977 30.3 703,482 35.2 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Swanbourne aged 15 years and over, 56.7% were married and 8.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,611 59.1 835,938 48.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 196 7.2 201,709 11.7 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 918 33.7 688,868 39.9 7,024,973 41.9

In Swanbourne, of people aged 15 years and over, 59.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 60 3.9 30,247 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 235 15.3 144,988 18.9 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 50 3.3 36,865 4.8 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 110 7.2 28,046 3.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 51 3.3 88,176 11.5 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 40 2.6 34,065 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 371 24.2 34,773 4.5 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 34 2.2 46,835 6.1 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 304 19.9 106,811 13.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 14 0.9 18,547 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 262 17.1 197,644 25.8 1,707,023 23.7

In Swanbourne 37.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.7% were in primary school, 30.1% in secondary school and 22.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,499 46.7 410,272 20.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 309 9.6 177,631 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 42 1.3 62,656 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 121 3.8 279,448 14.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 474 14.8 318,674 16.0 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 122 3.8 107,858 5.4 941,531 4.9
Year 10 198 6.2 235,001 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 117 3.6 117,996 5.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 3 0.1 10,572 0.5 145,844 0.8
Not stated 269 8.4 220,701 11.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Swanbourne, 14.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 5.0% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.6% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
English 1,789 30.8 931,150 27.9 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,507 25.9 760,032 22.8 7,298,243 23.3
Scottish 538 9.3 214,154 6.4 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 531 9.1 224,372 6.7 2,388,058 7.6
German 147 2.5 73,062 2.2 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Swanbourne were English 30.8%, Australian 25.9%, Scottish 9.3%, Irish 9.1% and German 2.5%.

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 Swanbourne (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 2,826 69.6 1,492,842 60.3 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 303 7.5 194,163 7.8 907,570 3.9
South Africa 88 2.2 41,008 1.7 162,449 0.7
United States of America 69 1.7 9,301 0.4 86,125 0.4
New Zealand 47 1.2 79,221 3.2 518,466 2.2
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 38 0.9 27,081 1.1 509,555 2.2

In Swanbourne, 69.6% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 7.5%, South Africa 2.2%, United States of America 1.7%, New Zealand 1.2% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 0.9%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,117 27.5 1,001,150 40.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 372 9.1 184,890 7.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 284 7.0 144,217 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,035 50.0 947,977 38.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Swanbourne, 50.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 2,317 57.8 1,097,468 44.4 12,231,150 52.3
England 417 10.4 276,956 11.2 1,403,096 6.0
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 109 2.7 37,616 1.5 177,536 0.8
South Africa 104 2.6 46,181 1.9 190,816 0.8
Scotland 90 2.2 50,380 2.0 276,038 1.2

In Swanbourne, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 57.8%, England 10.4%, United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 2.7%, South Africa 2.6% and Scotland 2.2%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 2,414 59.4 1,140,417 46.1 12,643,365 54.0
England 355 8.7 265,520 10.7 1,302,147 5.6
South Africa 122 3.0 47,681 1.9 193,412 0.8
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 92 2.3 34,261 1.4 155,231 0.7
United States of America 74 1.8 9,672 0.4 89,357 0.4

In Swanbourne, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 59.4%, England 8.7%, South Africa 3.0%, United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 2.3% and United States of America 1.8%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,514 37.4 804,268 32.5 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 847 20.9 354,790 14.3 3,101,185 13.3
Catholic 774 19.1 530,361 21.4 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 417 10.3 255,987 10.3 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 151 3.7 56,688 2.3 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Swanbourne were No Religion, so described 37.4%, Anglican 20.9%, Catholic 19.1%, Not stated 10.3% and Uniting Church 3.7%. In Swanbourne, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (55.3%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Mandarin 46 1.1 47,840 1.9 596,711 2.5
French 27 0.7 9,597 0.4 70,873 0.3
German 25 0.6 9,320 0.4 79,353 0.3
Italian 24 0.6 29,401 1.2 271,597 1.2
Spanish 22 0.5 10,415 0.4 140,817 0.6
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English only spoken at home 3,513 87.0 1,861,041 75.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 148 10.6 181,998 19.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Swanbourne 87.0% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 1.1%, French 0.7%, German 0.6%, Italian 0.6% and Spanish 0.5%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,130 57.1 715,287 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 689 34.8 376,590 30.0 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 83 4.2 65,859 5.2 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 78 3.9 97,966 7.8 787,452 6.9

There were 1,980 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Swanbourne. Of these 57.1% were employed full time, 34.8% were employed part-time and 3.9% 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
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 320 16.8 138,263 11.9 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 184 9.7 114,814 9.9 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 185 9.7 123,517 10.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 176 9.2 198,785 17.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 960 50.4 516,501 44.6 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Swanbourne, 16.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 772 40.6 237,230 20.5 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 386 20.3 139,350 12.0 1,390,047 13.0
Community and Personal Service Workers 223 11.7 122,889 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Clerical and Administrative Workers 192 10.1 150,408 13.0 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 128 6.7 102,337 8.8 1,000,955 9.4
Technicians and Trades Workers 91 4.8 187,396 16.2 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 52 2.7 112,599 9.7 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 17 0.9 86,392 7.5 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Swanbourne included Professionals 40.6%, Managers 20.3%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.7%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 10.1%, Sales Workers 6.7%, Technicians and Trades Workers 4.8%, Labourers 2.7% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 0.9%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Defence 154 8.8 4,520 0.4 75,462 0.7
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 84 4.8 41,706 3.6 411,808 3.9
Combined Primary and Secondary Education 74 4.2 14,969 1.3 122,286 1.1
Legal Services 50 2.8 8,209 0.7 104,051 1.0
Higher Education 49 2.8 14,284 1.2 155,985 1.5

Of the employed people in Swanbourne, the most common responses for industry of employment included Defence 8.8%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.8%, Combined Primary and Secondary Education 4.2%, Legal Services 2.8% and Higher Education 2.8%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 1,083 -- 724 -- 662 --
Family 3,564 -- 1,910 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,961 -- 1,595 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Swanbourne was $1,083.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,112 58.2 733,030 63.3 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 146 7.6 49,354 4.3 503,582 4.7
Walked only 117 6.1 31,914 2.8 370,427 3.5
Train 104 5.4 25,863 2.2 488,012 4.6
Car, as passenger 67 3.5 56,173 4.9 489,922 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 180 9.5 106,764 9.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,212 63.4 815,077 70.4 7,305,271 68.4

In Swanbourne, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 58.2%, Worked at home 7.6%, Walked only 6.1%, Train 5.4% and Car, as passenger 3.5%. On the day, 9.5% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 63.4% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,434 75.8 1,387,280 69.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 995 30.9 568,406 28.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 331 10.3 196,328 9.8 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,084 33.8 379,578 19.0 3,620,726 19.0

In Swanbourne, of people aged 15 years and over, 75.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.9% provided care for children and 10.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 33.8% 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
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 831 26.0 447,726 22.4 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 885 27.6 521,733 26.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 396 12.4 228,248 11.4 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 313 9.8 189,571 9.5 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Swanbourne, 27.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 394 37.8 247,841 38.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 548 52.6 292,133 45.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 91 8.7 93,344 14.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 9 0.9 10,869 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Swanbourne, 52.6% were couple families with children, 37.8% were couple families without children and 8.7% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 14.8 -- 18.3 -- 18.2
Female -- 85.2 -- 81.7 -- 81.8

In Swanbourne, 14.8% of single parents were male and 85.2% 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
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 176 18.8 106,951 19.8 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 46 4.9 22,177 4.1 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 247 26.4 119,913 22.2 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 164 17.5 88,558 16.4 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 59 6.3 31,917 5.9 302,037 6.0
Both not working 135 14.4 93,686 17.4 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 34 3.6 29,973 5.6 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 74 7.9 46,793 8.7 311,381 6.2

In Swanbourne, of couple families with children, 18.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 26.4% 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

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,320 83.7 866,767 86.7 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 257 16.3 132,874 13.3 1,039,874 11.2

In Swanbourne, 83.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,039 78.7 685,824 79.1 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 172 13.0 122,562 14.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 97 7.3 49,086 5.7 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 3 0.2 6,314 0.7 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Swanbourne, 78.7% were separate houses, 13.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.3% were flats or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,452 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 31 2.4 30,043 3.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 167 12.7 107,035 12.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 500 38.0 327,662 37.8 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 595 45.2 381,319 44.0 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 22 1.7 18,272 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Swanbourne, of occupied private dwellings 2.4% had 1 bedroom, 12.7% had 2 bedrooms and 38.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 548 41.7 247,050 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 428 32.5 344,014 39.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 283 21.5 245,705 28.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 28 2.1 9,181 1.1 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 28 2.1 20,823 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Swanbourne, 41.7% were owned outright, 32.5% were owned with a mortgage and 21.5% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 1,033 78.5 629,882 72.7 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 251 19.1 204,202 23.6 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 32 2.4 32,692 3.8 354,917 4.3

In Swanbourne, of all households, 78.5% were family households, 19.1% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

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Household income Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 11.3 -- 18.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 49.5 -- 19.2 -- 16.4

In Swanbourne, 11.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 49.5% 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 Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 500 -- 347 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 90.3 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.3 -- 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 Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 3,090 -- 1,993 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.7 -- 91.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.3 -- 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 Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None 40 3.1 42,620 4.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 341 26.2 274,198 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 630 48.3 337,355 38.9 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 263 20.2 186,678 21.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 30 2.3 25,934 3.0 285,197 3.4

In Swanbourne, 26.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 70 5.3 108,489 12.5 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,219 92.6 737,659 85.1 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 27 2.1 20,625 2.4 221,494 2.7

In Swanbourne, 92.6% 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.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling internet connection (NEDD)

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.
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 35 77.8 38,027 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 10 22.2 37,959 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 15 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Swanbourne, 77.8% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 22.2% were female. The median age was 15 years.

View the data quality statements for: Place of Usual Residence (PURP) Indigenous status (INGP)

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
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 2,750 -- 1,210 -- 1,203 --

In Swanbourne, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,750.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Swanbourne % Swanbourne Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 0 -- 216 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,830 -- 1,660 --

In Swanbourne, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

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.