2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Bayonet Head

Code SSC53126 (SSC)
People 2,304
Male 1,114
Female 1,190
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 2,101
People born overseas 380
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 662
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 920
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,024
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $180
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Bayonet Head % Australia %
Total 2,304 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,114 48.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,190 51.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 69 3.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,304 people were usually resident in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs): of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Of the total population 3.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Bayonet Head % Australia %
People
0-4 years 194 8.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 380 16.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 241 10.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 928 40.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 242 10.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 321 13.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.9% of people usually resident in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Bayonet Head % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,101 91.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 380 16.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.2% of people usually resident in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 16.5% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Bayonet Head % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,044 60.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 183 10.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 74 4.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 431 24.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 60.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) were married, 10.6% were either separated or divorced, 4.3% were widowed and 24.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Bayonet Head % Australia %
Australia 1,845 80.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Bayonet Head % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Bayonet Head % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bayonet Head % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 609 56.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 329 30.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 72 6.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 28 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 35 3.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 620 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,073 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,073 people aged 15 years and over in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.8% worked full-time, 30.7% worked part-time, 6.7% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.3% were unemployed. 620 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Bayonet Head % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Bayonet Head % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Bayonet Head % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 443 -- 466 --
Family 1,087 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,024 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $443, the median family income was $1,087 and the median household income was $1,024.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Bayonet Head % Australia %
Couple family without children 289 43.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 281 42.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 92 13.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 662 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 662 families in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs): of these 43.7% were couple families without children, 42.4% were couple families with children, 13.9% were one parent families and 0.0% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Bayonet Head % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 821 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 920 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 821 occupied private dwellings were counted in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Bayonet Head % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 789 96.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 8 1.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 24 2.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 96.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Bayonet Head % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 303 36.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 288 35.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 206 25.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 2.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 36.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 35.1% were owned with a mortgage and 25.1% were rented.

Landlord type Bayonet Head % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 112 54.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 21 10.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 66 32.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 2.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 54.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 10.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 32.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Bayonet Head % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bayonet Head % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 656 79.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 129 15.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 22 2.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 79.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.7% were single (or lone) person households and 2.7% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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