Shire of Beverley

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Shire of Beverley

Market characteristics

The Shire of Beverley has a lower proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to Western Australia.

The people who live in an area are one of the most important resources that an economy draws upon, both as a market that consumes goods and services and as a source of labour.

This table provides an overview of the Shire of Beverley's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about the Shire of Beverley's resident population, including neighbourhood profiles, can be found in the Community Profile.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Market characteristics
Shire of Beverley20162011Change
NameNumber%. Western AustraliaNumber%. Western Australia2016 - 2011
Population summary--------------
Total residents1,74599.8100.01,567100.0100.0+178
Males88950.850.080951.650.3+80
Females85448.850.075848.449.7+96
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years27515.719.326817.119.7+7
15 - 24 years1005.712.51076.813.7-7
25 - 54 years56032.042.849231.443.0+68
55 - 64 Years32918.811.431520.111.4+14
65 years and over48227.614.038524.612.3+97
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school1206.98.51348.68.4-14
Secondary school673.86.3563.65.5+11
TAFE150.91.9211.32.2-6
University150.94.3130.84.1+2
Diversity--------------
Total overseas born29416.832.225916.530.5+35
Speaks language other than English at home774.417.5483.114.5+29
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all50.32.580.52.1-3
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1369.220.51048.017.5+32
Advanced Diploma or Diploma996.78.9836.48.1+16
Certificate level29319.820.422617.519.5+67
No qualification68946.638.971155.043.3-22
Household income--------------
Nill to $64918026.016.2--------
$650 to $1,49924535.426.0--------
$1,500 to $2,4499513.722.4--------
$2,500 or more 7611.023.6--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned34246.027.335251.528.7-10
Purchasing19526.236.918426.935.5+11
Renting10614.326.811116.228.1-5
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house88595.876.588994.778.1-4
Medium house202.217.3343.616.0-14
High density0--4.00--3.7--

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions). Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics,

Shire of Beverley

economic profile