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Bonython

Code SSC80009 (SSC)
People 3,837
Male 1,861
Female 1,976
Median age 33
Families 1,062
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,513
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,950
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,104
Median weekly rent $390
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 Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Total 3,837 -- 357,222 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,861 48.5 176,746 49.5 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,976 51.5 180,476 50.5 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 78 2.0 5,185 1.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,837 people in Bonython (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 259 6.8 23,843 6.7 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 254 6.6 21,411 6.0 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 264 6.9 21,089 5.9 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 321 8.4 23,999 6.7 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 306 8.0 30,750 8.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 313 8.2 30,535 8.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 267 7.0 27,708 7.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 278 7.2 26,960 7.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 324 8.4 25,973 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 339 8.8 24,602 6.9 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 291 7.6 23,405 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 218 5.7 20,408 5.7 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 141 3.7 18,373 5.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 103 2.7 12,672 3.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 72 1.9 8,994 2.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 41 1.1 6,591 1.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 27 0.7 5,074 1.4 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 19 0.5 4,835 1.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 34 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bonython (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,427 46.5 137,508 47.3 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 104 3.4 7,536 2.6 529,280 3.0
Divorced 309 10.1 23,093 7.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 93 3.0 11,350 3.9 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,133 37.0 111,389 38.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bonython (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.5% were married and 13.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 48 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bonython (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,319 45.8 124,924 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 279 9.7 27,591 10.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,285 44.6 105,845 41.0 6,413,399 41.3

In Bonython (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 48 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 30 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bonython (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 59 5.2 5,201 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 206 18.0 16,597 14.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 101 8.8 7,451 6.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 24 2.1 3,662 3.2 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 134 11.7 12,384 10.8 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 146 12.8 6,635 5.8 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 26 2.3 4,096 3.6 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 96 8.4 9,181 8.0 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 170 14.9 28,337 24.7 932,524 14.3
Other 26 2.3 2,807 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 154 13.5 18,506 16.1 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,142 -- 114,857 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bonython (State Suburbs) 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.0% were in primary school, 26.7% in secondary school and 23.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Australia 2,800 73.0 255,052 71.4 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,289 34.9 108,891 32.2 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 274 7.4 27,344 8.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 194 5.3 21,036 6.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,938 52.4 180,529 53.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bonython (State Suburbs), 52.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,602 67.4 132,040 65.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 541 22.8 51,028 25.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 158 6.6 12,821 6.3 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 75 3.2 7,316 3.6 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,376 -- 203,205 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,376 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bonython (State Suburbs). Of these 67.4% were employed full time, 22.8% were employed part-time and 3.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 175 7.6 18,664 9.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 171 7.4 14,748 7.5 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 195 8.5 17,617 9.0 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 577 25.1 43,133 22.0 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,029 44.7 88,909 45.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bonython (State Suburbs), 7.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 36 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bonython (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

Occupation Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 943 -- 917 -- 577 --
Family 2,215 -- 2,277 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,950 -- 1,920 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bonython (State Suburbs) was $943.

Travel to work, top responses Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,401 78.3 226,730 77.9 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 928 30.3 82,139 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 307 10.0 30,889 10.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 520 16.9 61,571 21.2 3,090,874 17.8

In Bonython (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.3% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 829 27.0 75,671 26.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 977 31.9 91,161 31.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 386 12.6 37,329 12.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 209 6.8 22,571 7.8 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bonython (State Suburbs), 31.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 308 29.0 35,150 37.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 512 48.3 43,191 46.2 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 221 20.8 13,601 14.6 901,637 15.9
Other family 20 1.9 1,452 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bonython (State Suburbs), 48.3% were couple families with children, 29.0% were couple families without children and 20.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.0 -- 19.8 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.0 -- 80.2 -- 82.4

In Bonython (State Suburbs) 20.0% of single parents were male and 80.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Families without children 2,714 -- 2,662 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,849 -- 3,060 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bonython (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,849 and those without children was $2,714.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 295 36.2 24,454 31.2 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 22 2.7 2,579 3.3 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 184 22.6 16,099 20.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 111 13.6 10,520 13.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 2.0 3,301 4.2 251,191 5.4
Both not working 74 9.1 10,452 13.3 899,598 19.2
Other 70 8.6 6,140 7.8 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 43 5.3 4,800 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Bonython (State Suburbs), of couple families, 36.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.7% 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 Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,380 93.1 129,423 92.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 103 6.9 10,196 7.3 934,470 10.7

In Bonython (State Suburbs), 93.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 791 57.4 94,266 72.8 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 489 35.5 18,811 14.5 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 99 7.2 16,071 12.4 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 228 0.2 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bonython (State Suburbs), 57.4% were separate houses, 35.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 419 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 0.7 6,739 5.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 124 9.0 17,477 13.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 669 48.5 56,123 43.4 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 563 40.8 47,271 36.5 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 0.9 1,396 1.1 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bonython (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 9.0% had 2 bedrooms and 48.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 324 23.5 36,739 28.4 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 559 40.5 50,392 38.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 475 34.4 39,592 30.6 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.4 816 0.6 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 1.1 1,886 1.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bonython (State Suburbs), 23.5% were owned outright, 40.5% were owned with a mortgage and 34.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Family households 1,034 74.9 91,979 71.1 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 275 19.9 30,248 23.4 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 72 5.2 7,198 5.6 321,007 4.1

In Bonython (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.9% were family households, 19.9% were single person households and 5.2% were group households.

Household income Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.8 -- 12.9 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 23.1 -- 23.7 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bonython (State Suburbs), 11.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 23.1% 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 Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median rent 390 -- 380 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.0 -- 92.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.0 -- 8.0 -- 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 Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,104 -- 2,167 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 92.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.2 -- 7.8 -- 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 Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None 69 5.0 7,978 6.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 479 34.7 47,517 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 531 38.5 50,278 38.8 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 285 20.7 21,104 16.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 16 1.2 2,548 2.0 234,292 3.0

In Bonython (State Suburbs), 34.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.7% 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 Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 77 -- 5,185 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 40 51.9 2,656 51.2 270,331 49.3
Female 37 48.1 2,529 48.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bonython (State Suburbs), there were 77 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 40 (or 51.9%) were male and 37 (or 48.1%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,833 -- 1,666 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bonython (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,833.

Mortgage and rent Bonython % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 360 -- 305 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 2,167 -- 1,647 --

In Bonython (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $360 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,400.

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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