Census Profiles

The City of Burnside’s Community Profiles provides detailed demographic information for areas of Burnside using Census information from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. 

Understanding the demographic make-up of our City enables us to better identify community needs and to then plan and provide services designed to meet those needs. It is a tool, ideal for use by the Council, students, community groups and businesses interested in learning more about our City.

Information provided in these demographic tools includes details of how many people live in the City of Burnside, the characteristics of our City's population (e.g. birthplace, languages, religion), what we do for a living and how we live (e.g. dwelling type, household size, number of cars we own, etc).

Community Profile - Population and Demographic Profile

The City of Burnside Community Profile presents the population characteristics of the Burnside community, how they have changed over time and how they compare to other areas. Its assists Council, the general public, students, community groups, business and investors to become more informed about the local community.

The profile presents data from 2011, 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Census of Population and Housing for the local government area, and for smaller areas within it (e.g. suburbs). This data is presented in easy to use tables, charts and commentary to answer the majority of frequently asked socio-demographic questions.

Community Profile

Social Atlas

The City of Burnside community atlas presents key socio-demographic characteristics for the area in a series of interactive maps. Based on data from the 2011 Census of Population and Housing (Australian Bureau of Statistics), each map is prepared using the finest level of detail to help identify spatial patterns and trends in the area.

Social Atlas

Community Forecast

The City of Burnside population forecasts outline the drivers of population change and forecasts how population, age structure and household types will change across the City of Burnside local government area and suburbs for the period 2006 to 2031.

Community Forecast