Beswick Demographics (NT) Local Stats

Beswick (0852) is a suburb of Northern Territory, Katherine, Northern Territory. It is about 339 kms from NT's capital city of Darwin. Beswick is in the federal electorate of Lingiari.

In the 2011 census the population of Beswick was 512 and is comprised of approximately 48.2% females and 51.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Beswick is 23 years of age.

99.4% of people living in the suburb of Beswick were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth wer.

91.8% of people living in Beswick speak Australian Indigenous Languages . The other top languages spoken are 7.0% English only, 1.2% Language spoken at home not stated.

The religious makeup of Beswick is 45.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 18.4% No religion, 16.2% Other Protestant, 8.4% Australian Aboriginal Traditional Religions, 4.7% Christian, nfd, 2.5% Baptist, 1.6% Catholic, 1.4% Other Religious Groups, 0.8% Anglican, 0.6% Latter-day Saints.

60.2% of people are married, 29.9% have never married and 2.3% are divorced and 3.4% are separated. There are 15 widowed people living in Beswick.

32.8% of the people living in Beswick over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 51.7% are working on a part time basis. Beswick has an unemployment rate of 15.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Beswick are 36.5% Labourers, 31.2% Community & personal service workers, 22.9% Professionals, 5.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 4.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Beswick work in are 52.1% Public administration and safety, 22.3% Health care and social assistance, 8.5% Other services, 6.4% Education and training, 4.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 3.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 3.2% Retail trade.

0.0% of homes are fully owned, and 0.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 100.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $201 per week and the median household income is $939 per week.

The median rent in Beswick is $60 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $0 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Beswick postcode 0852

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