2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Caramut

Code SSC25307 (SSC)
People 392
Male 197
Female 195
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 364
People born overseas 23
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 105
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 205
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $703
Median monthly mortgage repayment $555
Median weekly rent $50
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Caramut % Australia %
Total 392 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 197 50.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 195 49.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 392 people were usually resident in Caramut (State Suburbs): of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Caramut % Australia %
People
0-4 years 26 6.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 57 14.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 35 8.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 163 41.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 65 16.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 46 11.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.2% of people usually resident in Caramut (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Caramut % Australia %
Australian citizenship 364 92.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 23 5.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.9% of people usually resident in Caramut (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 5.9% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Caramut % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 182 58.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 34 11.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 20 6.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 71 23.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 58.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Caramut (State Suburbs) were married, 11.0% were either separated or divorced, 6.5% were widowed and 23.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Caramut % Australia %
Australia 346 88.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Caramut % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Caramut % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 142 68.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 52 25.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 10 4.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 1.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 81 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 208 -- 9,607,987 --
 
View labour force information

During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 208 people aged 15 years and over in Caramut (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 68.3% worked full-time, 25.0% worked part-time, 4.8% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 1.9% were unemployed. 81 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Caramut % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 392 -- 466 --
Family 922 -- 1,171 --
Household 703 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Caramut (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $392, the median family income was $922 and the median household income was $703.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Caramut % Australia %
Couple family without children 50 47.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 40 38.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 10 9.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 4.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 105 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 105 families in Caramut (State Suburbs): of these 47.6% were couple families without children, 38.1% were couple families with children, 9.5% were one parent families and 4.8% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Caramut % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 159 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 205 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 159 occupied private dwellings were counted in Caramut (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Caramut % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 159 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Caramut (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Caramut % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 76 47.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 40 25.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 29 18.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 2.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 6.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Caramut (State Suburbs), 47.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.2% were owned with a mortgage and 18.2% were rented.

Landlord type Caramut % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 24 82.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 20.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Caramut (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 82.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Caramut % Australia %
Median weekly rent 50 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 555 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Caramut (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $50. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $555. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Caramut % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 100 62.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 48 30.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Caramut (State Suburbs), 62.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.2% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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

Back to Top