2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Mordialloc

Code SSC21471 (SSC)
People 6,982
Male 3,391
Female 3,591
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 5,931
People born overseas 1,631
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 28
Families 1,772
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,096
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,042
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,517
Median weekly rent $180
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mordialloc % Australia %
Total 6,982 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,391 48.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,591 51.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 0.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 6,982 people were usually resident in Mordialloc (State Suburbs): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 0.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mordialloc % Australia %
People
0-4 years 524 7.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 804 11.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 758 10.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 3,266 46.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 643 9.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 987 14.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.0% of people usually resident in Mordialloc (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Mordialloc % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,931 84.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,631 23.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 28 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 84.9% of people usually resident in Mordialloc (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 23.4% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mordialloc % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,647 46.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 747 13.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 408 7.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,852 32.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 46.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mordialloc (State Suburbs) were married, 13.2% were either separated or divorced, 7.2% were widowed and 32.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mordialloc % Australia %
Australia 4,810 68.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Mordialloc % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Mordialloc % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Mordialloc % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,265 64.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 881 25.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 121 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 98 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 134 3.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,730 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,499 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 3,499 people aged 15 years and over in Mordialloc (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 64.7% worked full-time, 25.2% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.8% were unemployed. 1,730 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Mordialloc % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Mordialloc % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Mordialloc % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 530 -- 466 --
Family 1,349 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,042 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mordialloc (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $530, the median family income was $1,349 and the median household income was $1,042.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Mordialloc % Australia %
Couple family without children 578 32.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 863 48.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 289 16.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 42 2.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,772 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,772 families in Mordialloc (State Suburbs): of these 32.6% were couple families without children, 48.7% were couple families with children, 16.3% were one parent families and 2.4% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Mordialloc % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,901 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,096 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,901 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mordialloc (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Mordialloc % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,500 51.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 602 20.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 778 26.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 16 0.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 5 0.2 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mordialloc (State Suburbs), 51.7% were separate houses, 20.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 26.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mordialloc % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 769 26.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,103 38.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 777 26.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 20 0.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 231 8.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mordialloc (State Suburbs), 26.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 38.0% were owned with a mortgage and 26.8% were rented.

Landlord type Mordialloc % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 474 61.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 108 13.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 179 23.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 17 2.2 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mordialloc (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 61.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 13.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 23.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mordialloc % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,517 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Mordialloc (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mordialloc % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,750 60.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 898 31.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 83 2.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mordialloc (State Suburbs), 60.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 31.0% were single (or lone) person households and 2.9% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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