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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Bayonet Head

Code SSC50044 (SSC)
People 2,490
Male 1,223
Female 1,267
Median age 37
Families 690
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,054
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,091
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,528
Median weekly rent $275
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 2,490 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,223 49.1 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,267 50.9 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 73 2.9 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,490 people in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.9% of the population.

Age Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 183 7.4 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 197 7.9 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 221 8.9 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 172 6.9 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 104 4.2 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 123 4.9 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 142 5.7 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 176 7.1 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 191 7.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 160 6.4 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 165 6.6 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 149 6.0 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 131 5.3 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 125 5.0 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 101 4.1 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 85 3.4 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 43 1.7 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 21 0.8 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,086 57.6 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 57 3.0 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 159 8.4 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 80 4.2 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 502 26.6 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.6% were married and 11.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 937 56.5 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 175 10.5 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 547 33.0 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 53 7.1 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 210 28.0 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 32 4.3 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 54 7.2 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 95 12.7 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 23 3.1 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 52 6.9 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 55 7.3 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 38 5.1 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 10 1.3 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 127 17.0 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 749 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) 30.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.6% were in primary school, 22.9% in secondary school and 12.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,956 78.6 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 574 24.2 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 218 9.2 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 191 8.1 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,385 58.5 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 58.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 630 55.7 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 365 32.2 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 94 8.3 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 43 3.8 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,132 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,132 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs). Of these 55.7% were employed full time, 32.2% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 131 12.1 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 106 9.8 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 125 11.5 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 200 18.4 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 433 39.9 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 12.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 531 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,199 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,091 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) was $531.

Travel to work, top responses Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,482 78.7 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 666 35.4 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 238 12.7 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 436 23.2 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.4% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 366 19.5 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 548 29.1 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 288 15.3 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 276 14.7 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 29.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 273 39.5 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 301 43.6 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 108 15.6 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 1.3 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 43.6% were couple families with children, 39.5% were couple families without children and 15.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.4 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.6 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs) 13.4% of single parents were male and 86.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,730 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,856 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,856 and those without children was $1,730.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 94 16.3 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 24 4.2 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 126 21.9 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 86 14.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 40 6.9 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 135 23.4 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 34 5.9 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 37 6.4 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 21.9% 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 Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 859 83.6 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 168 16.4 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 83.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 839 97.6 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 0.6 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 16 1.9 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 Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 97.6% were separate houses, 0.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 0.8 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 39 4.5 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 391 45.5 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 413 48.1 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 1.0 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.8% had 1 bedroom, 4.5% had 2 bedrooms and 45.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 286 33.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 300 34.9 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 256 29.8 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 2.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 33.3% were owned outright, 34.9% were owned with a mortgage and 29.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 689 80.0 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 152 17.7 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 20 2.3 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.0% were family households, 17.7% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.0 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.3 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 24.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.3% 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 Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 275 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.5 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.5 -- 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 Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,528 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.7 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.3 -- 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 Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
None 18 2.1 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 259 30.1 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 402 46.7 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 167 19.4 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 1.7 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), 30.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.4% 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 Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 71 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 41 57.7 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 30 42.3 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), there were 71 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 41 (or 57.7%) were male and 30 (or 42.3%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 924 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $924.

Mortgage and rent Bayonet Head % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 285 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,507 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bayonet Head (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $285 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,507.

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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