2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Cavendish

Code SSC25331 (SSC)
People 454
Male 221
Female 233
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 430
People born overseas 13
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 126
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 211
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,039
Median monthly mortgage repayment $964
Median weekly rent $53
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Cavendish % Australia %
Total 454 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 221 48.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 233 51.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 454 people were usually resident in Cavendish (State Suburbs): of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Cavendish % Australia %
People
0-4 years 29 6.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 72 15.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 39 8.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 198 43.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 61 13.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 55 12.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.2% of people usually resident in Cavendish (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Cavendish % Australia %
Australian citizenship 430 94.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 13 2.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 2.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.7% of people usually resident in Cavendish (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 2.9% were born overseas and 2.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Cavendish % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 228 64.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 31 8.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 18 5.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 71 20.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 64.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Cavendish (State Suburbs) were married, 8.8% were either separated or divorced, 5.1% were widowed and 20.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Cavendish % Australia %
Australia 412 90.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Cavendish % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cavendish % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 146 62.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 57 24.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 5.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 10 4.3 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 101 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 232 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 232 people aged 15 years and over in Cavendish (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.9% worked full-time, 24.6% worked part-time, 5.6% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.3% were unemployed. 101 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cavendish % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 456 -- 466 --
Family 1,111 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,039 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Cavendish (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $456, the median family income was $1,111 and the median household income was $1,039.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Cavendish % Australia %
Couple family without children 53 42.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 62 49.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 11 8.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 126 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 126 families in Cavendish (State Suburbs): of these 42.1% were couple families without children, 49.2% were couple families with children, 8.7% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Cavendish % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 167 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 211 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 167 occupied private dwellings were counted in Cavendish (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Cavendish % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 161 96.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 1.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Cavendish (State Suburbs), 96.4% were separate houses, 1.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Cavendish % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 84 50.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 43 25.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 28 16.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 3.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 3.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Cavendish (State Suburbs), 50.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.7% were owned with a mortgage and 16.8% were rented.

Landlord type Cavendish % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 14.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 23 82.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 14.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Cavendish (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 14.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 82.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Cavendish % Australia %
Median weekly rent 53 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 964 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Cavendish (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $53. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $964. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cavendish % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 126 75.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 34 20.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 3 1.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Cavendish (State Suburbs), 75.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 20.4% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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