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Boyup Brook (S)

Code LGA50770 (LGA)
People 1,588
Male 788
Female 800
Median age 44
Families 446
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 808
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $890
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,122
Median weekly rent $107
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 1,588 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 788 49.6 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 800 50.4 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 1.3 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,588 people in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 129 8.1 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 101 6.4 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 114 7.2 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 56 3.5 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 41 2.6 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 65 4.1 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 86 5.4 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 112 7.0 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 103 6.5 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 119 7.5 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 126 7.9 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 117 7.4 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 130 8.2 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 108 6.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 72 4.5 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 53 3.3 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 25 1.6 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 33 2.1 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 733 58.5 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 41 3.3 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 129 10.3 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 81 6.5 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 268 21.4 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 58.5% were married and 13.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 636 59.0 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 126 11.7 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 316 29.3 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 24 6.5 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 88 23.7 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 57 15.4 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 70 18.9 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 1.1 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 0.8 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 22 5.9 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 3.2 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.6 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 85 22.9 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 371 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas) 23.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.4% were in primary school, 20.5% in secondary school and 9.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,285 80.8 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 331 21.9 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 131 8.7 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 92 6.1 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 960 63.4 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), 63.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 417 54.5 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 230 30.1 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 85 11.1 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 33 4.3 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 765 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 765 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 54.5% were employed full time, 30.1% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 100 13.6 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 77 10.5 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 60 8.2 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 45 6.1 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 371 50.5 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), 13.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

Occupation Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 495 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,178 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 890 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas) was $495.

Travel to work, top responses Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 940 75.2 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 382 30.6 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 151 12.1 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 482 38.5 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.6% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 38.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 225 18.0 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 314 25.1 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 175 14.0 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 225 18.0 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), 25.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 227 50.9 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 173 38.8 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 42 9.4 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.9 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), 38.8% were couple families with children, 50.9% were couple families without children and 9.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas) 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,458 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,687 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,687 and those without children was $1,458.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 75 18.9 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 23 5.8 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 71 17.9 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 54 13.6 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 23 5.8 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 73 18.4 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 37 9.3 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 41 10.3 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 18.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 17.9% 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 Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 615 77.8 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 175 22.2 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), 77.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 609 98.9 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 0.6 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), 98.9% were separate houses, 0.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.7 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 2.3 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 98 15.9 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 257 41.8 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 233 37.9 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 1.5 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.3% had 1 bedroom, 15.9% had 2 bedrooms and 41.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 303 49.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 172 28.0 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 121 19.7 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.7 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 2.4 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), 49.3% were owned outright, 28.0% were owned with a mortgage and 19.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 441 71.6 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 167 27.1 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 1.3 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 71.6% were family households, 27.1% were single person households and 1.3% were group households.

Household income Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.7 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.1 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), 36.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.1% 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 Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 107 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,122 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 21 3.4 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 144 23.4 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 249 40.4 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 186 30.2 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 16 2.6 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), 23.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.2% 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 Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 20 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 45.0 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 11 55.0 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 20 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 45.0%) were male and 11 (or 55.0%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 350 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $350.

Mortgage and rent Boyup Brook (S) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 975 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Boyup Brook (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $975.

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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