2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Burekup

Code SSC53376 (SSC)
People 634
Male 350
Female 284
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 581
People born overseas 86
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 28
Families 175
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 252
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,156
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,170
Median weekly rent $120
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People — demographics
People Burekup % Australia %
Total 634 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 350 55.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 284 44.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 634 people were usually resident in Burekup (State Suburbs): of these 55.2% were male and 44.8% were female. Of the total population 0.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Burekup % Australia %
People
0-4 years 42 6.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 110 17.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 66 10.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 274 43.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 88 13.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 54 8.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.0% of people usually resident in Burekup (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Burekup % Australia %
Australian citizenship 581 91.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 86 13.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 28 4.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.6% of people usually resident in Burekup (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 13.6% were born overseas and 4.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Burekup % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 292 60.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 53 11.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 18 3.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 117 24.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 60.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Burekup (State Suburbs) were married, 11.0% were either separated or divorced, 3.7% were widowed and 24.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Burekup % Australia %
Australia 510 80.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Burekup % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Burekup % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Burekup % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 195 60.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 77 23.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 29 8.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 10 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 14 4.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 124 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 325 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 325 people aged 15 years and over in Burekup (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.0% worked full-time, 23.7% worked part-time, 8.9% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.3% were unemployed. 124 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Burekup % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Burekup % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 507 -- 466 --
Family 1,266 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,156 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Burekup (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $507, the median family income was $1,266 and the median household income was $1,156.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Burekup % Australia %
Couple family without children 70 40.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 86 49.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 19 10.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 175 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 175 families in Burekup (State Suburbs): of these 40.0% were couple families without children, 49.1% were couple families with children, 10.9% 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 Burekup % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 234 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 252 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 234 occupied private dwellings were counted in Burekup (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Burekup % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 224 95.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10 4.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Burekup (State Suburbs), 95.7% were separate houses, 4.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Burekup % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 80 34.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 94 40.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 46 19.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 6.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Burekup (State Suburbs), 34.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 40.2% were owned with a mortgage and 19.7% were rented.

Landlord type Burekup % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 19 41.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 19 41.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 17.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Burekup (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 41.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 41.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Burekup % Australia %
Median weekly rent 120 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,170 -- 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 Burekup (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $120. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,170. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Burekup % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 176 75.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 41 17.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 1.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Burekup (State Suburbs), 75.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 17.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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