2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Beechmont

Code SSC30128 (SSC)
People 791
Male 381
Female 410
Median age 41
Families 230
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 343
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,110
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,803
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Total 791 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 381 48.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 410 51.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 791 people in Beechmont (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 61 7.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 53 6.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 68 8.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 41 5.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 2.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 25 3.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 42 5.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 66 8.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 65 8.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 82 10.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 62 7.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 58 7.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 45 5.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 43 5.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 31 3.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 16 2.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 1.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Beechmont (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 317 51.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 25 4.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 68 11.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 24 3.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 177 29.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Beechmont (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.9% were married and 15.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Beechmont (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 293 53.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 80 14.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 180 32.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Beechmont (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 6 2.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 66 29.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 48 21.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 2.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 15 6.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 20 8.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 57 25.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 224 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Beechmont (State Suburbs) 28.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.9% were in primary school, 25.6% in secondary school and 14.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 597 75.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 175 23.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 68 9.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 47 6.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 448 60.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), 60.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 207 51.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 142 35.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 17 4.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 40 9.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 406 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 406 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Beechmont (State Suburbs). Of these 51.0% were employed full time, 35.0% were employed part-time and 9.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 52 14.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 46 12.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 45 12.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 61 16.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 147 39.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Beechmont (State Suburbs), 14.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Beechmont (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

Occupation Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 520 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,238 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,110 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Beechmont (State Suburbs) was $520.

Travel to work, top responses Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 491 80.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 191 31.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 80 13.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 165 27.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.3% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 105 17.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 184 30.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 106 17.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 94 15.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Beechmont (State Suburbs), 30.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 90 39.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 101 44.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 37 16.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Beechmont (State Suburbs), 44.3% were couple families with children, 39.5% were couple families without children and 16.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Beechmont (State Suburbs) 13.5% of single parents were male and 86.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,571 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,100 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,100 and those without children was $1,571.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 40 21.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 6.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 43 22.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 27 14.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 11 5.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 35 18.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 11 5.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 5.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.1% had both partners employed full-time, 6.8% had both employed part-time and 22.6% 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 Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 280 84.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 50 15.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), 84.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 276 98.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 1.1 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Beechmont (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 4.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 43 15.5 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 131 47.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 92 33.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.0% had 1 bedroom, 15.5% had 2 bedrooms and 47.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 73 26.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 143 51.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 52 18.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 2.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Beechmont (State Suburbs), 26.2% were owned outright, 51.3% were owned with a mortgage and 18.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 222 80.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 50 18.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 1.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.1% were family households, 18.1% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), 28.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.7% 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 Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.9 -- 11.9 -- 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 Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,803 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 78.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 21.7 -- 9.7 -- 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 Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
None 4 1.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 87 31.4 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 115 41.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 67 24.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 1.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), 31.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.2% 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 Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Beechmont (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,583 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,583.

Mortgage and rent Beechmont % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 238 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Beechmont (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $238 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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