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Beaufort (L)

Code UCL221006 (UCL)
People 1,004
Male 467
Female 537
Median age 52
Families 257
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 535
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $636
Median monthly mortgage repayments $900
Median weekly rent $135
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,004 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 467 46.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 537 53.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 1.8 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,004 people in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 46.5% were male and 53.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 44 4.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 63 6.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 48 4.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 53 5.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 36 3.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 32 3.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 2.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 38 3.8 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 64 6.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 61 6.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 62 6.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 82 8.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 105 10.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 91 9.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 72 7.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 3.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 42 4.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 53 5.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 52 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 29.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 368 43.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 42 5.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 118 13.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 119 14.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 199 23.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 43.5% were married and 18.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 324 44.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 73 10.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 336 45.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 56 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 60 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 15 6.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 61 24.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.2 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 41 16.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 3.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 10 4.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 10 4.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 97 38.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 251 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 24.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.5% were in primary school, 19.5% in secondary school and 7.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 857 85.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 111 11.8 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 37 3.9 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 47 5.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 746 79.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 79.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 196 53.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 119 32.5 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 25 6.8 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 26 7.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 366 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 366 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 53.6% were employed full time, 32.5% were employed part-time and 7.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 49 14.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 39 11.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 32 9.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 64 18.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 131 38.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 14.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 388 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 885 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 636 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $388.

Travel to work, top responses Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 511 60.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 171 20.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 101 12.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 214 25.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.3% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 119 14.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 181 21.4 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 91 10.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 120 14.2 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 21.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 127 49.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 81 31.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 48 18.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.3% were couple families with children, 49.0% were couple families without children and 18.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.6 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.4 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,083 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,135 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,135 and those without children was $1,083.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 23 11.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 5.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 31 15.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 32 15.7 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 6.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 66 32.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 8 3.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 20 9.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 11.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.4% had both employed part-time and 15.2% 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 Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 443 84.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 79 15.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 417 94.1 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 20 4.5 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 1.4 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.5% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.9 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 19 4.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 88 19.9 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 263 59.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 62 14.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 1.6 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 4.3% had 1 bedroom, 19.9% had 2 bedrooms and 59.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 246 55.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 86 19.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 89 20.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 4.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 55.7% were owned outright, 19.5% were owned with a mortgage and 20.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 251 56.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 187 42.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 1.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 56.7% were family households, 42.2% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 47.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 47.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.8% 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 Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 135 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.2 -- 9.1 -- 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 Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 900 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.4 -- 10.1 -- 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 Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
None 42 9.5 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 168 38.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 133 30.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 72 16.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 6.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.3% 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 Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 18 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 38.9 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 11 61.1 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 53 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 18 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 38.9%) were male and 11 (or 61.1%) were female. The median age was 53 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 733 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $733.

Mortgage and rent Beaufort (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 160 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Beaufort (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $160 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083.

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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