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Boyup Brook (L)

Code UCL521009 (UCL)
People 554
Male 241
Female 313
Median age 47
Families 135
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 299
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $684
Median monthly mortgage repayments $737
Median weekly rent $165
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 554 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 241 43.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 313 56.5 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 2.3 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 554 people in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 43.5% were male and 56.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 38 6.9 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 37 6.7 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 26 4.7 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 24 4.3 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 29 5.3 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 21 3.8 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 29 5.3 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 31 5.6 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 26 4.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 36 6.5 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 39 7.1 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 43 7.8 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 29 5.3 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 33 6.0 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 29 5.3 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 32 5.8 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 21 3.8 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 29 5.3 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 26.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 196 43.3 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 19 4.2 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 58 12.8 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 60 13.2 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 120 26.5 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 43.3% were married and 17.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 159 44.3 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 50 13.9 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 150 41.8 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 50 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 50 years.

Education Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 8 5.7 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 33 23.6 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 19 13.6 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 20 14.3 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 6.4 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 4.3 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.1 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 42 30.0 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 140 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.4% were in primary school, 13.7% in secondary school and 10.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 423 76.5 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 138 26.6 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 51 9.8 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 32 6.2 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 297 57.3 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 57.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 101 45.5 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 79 35.6 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 26 11.7 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 16 7.2 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 222 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 222 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 45.5% were employed full time, 35.6% were employed part-time and 7.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 37 18.0 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 10.2 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 22 10.7 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 9.8 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 80 39.0 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 18.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 444 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,166 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 684 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $444.

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

Unpaid work Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 306 67.4 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 94 20.6 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 60 13.2 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 159 35.0 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.6% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 35.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 78 17.1 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 112 24.6 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 62 13.6 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 55 12.1 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.1% 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 (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 67 49.3 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 44 32.4 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 21 15.4 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 2.9 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.4% were couple families with children, 49.3% were couple families without children and 15.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 15.0% of single parents were male and 85.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,050 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,049 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,049 and those without children was $2,050.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 13 12.1 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 3.7 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 14.0 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 12 11.2 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 7.5 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 32 29.9 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 13 12.1 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 9.3 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 12.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 14.0% 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 (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 219 75.5 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 71 24.5 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 75.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 24.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 213 98.6 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.4 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 (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 98.6% were separate houses, 1.4% 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 (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 1.8 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 49 22.6 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 110 50.7 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 48 22.1 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 2.8 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 22.6% had 2 bedrooms and 50.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 86 39.6 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 62 28.6 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 59 27.2 231,824 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 10 4.6 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.6% were owned outright, 28.6% were owned with a mortgage and 27.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 129 59.7 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 83 38.4 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 1.9 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 59.7% were family households, 38.4% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 44.4 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.6 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.6% 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 (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 165 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 737 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.9 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.1 -- 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 (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 18 8.3 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 81 37.3 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 79 36.4 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 31 14.3 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 3.7 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.3% 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 Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 13 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 30.8 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 9 69.2 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Boyup Brook (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 13 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 30.8%) were male and 9 (or 69.2%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 100 -- 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 (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $100.

Mortgage and rent Boyup Brook (L) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 160 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 975 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Boyup Brook (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 $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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