2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Chiltern

Code SSC25341 (SSC)
People 1,063
Male 528
Female 535
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 1,004
People born overseas 80
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 285
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 486
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $753
Median monthly mortgage repayment $937
Median weekly rent $140
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Chiltern % Australia %
Total 1,063 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 528 49.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 535 50.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,063 people were usually resident in Chiltern (State Suburbs): of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Chiltern % Australia %
People
0-4 years 64 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 162 15.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 122 11.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 428 40.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 139 13.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 150 14.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.3% of people usually resident in Chiltern (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Chiltern % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,004 94.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 80 7.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.4% of people usually resident in Chiltern (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 7.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Chiltern % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 417 49.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 123 14.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 59 7.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 235 28.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Chiltern (State Suburbs) were married, 14.7% were either separated or divorced, 7.0% were widowed and 28.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Chiltern % Australia %
Australia 936 88.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Chiltern % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Chiltern % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 287 59.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 131 27.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 22 4.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 2.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 29 6.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 322 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 480 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 480 people aged 15 years and over in Chiltern (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.8% worked full-time, 27.3% worked part-time, 4.6% were away from work, 2.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.0% were unemployed. 322 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Chiltern % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 395 -- 466 --
Family 1,029 -- 1,171 --
Household 753 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Chiltern (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $395, the median family income was $1,029 and the median household income was $753.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Chiltern % Australia %
Couple family without children 107 37.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 120 42.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 54 18.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 285 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 285 families in Chiltern (State Suburbs): of these 37.5% were couple families without children, 42.1% were couple families with children, 18.9% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Chiltern % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 441 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 486 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 441 occupied private dwellings were counted in Chiltern (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Chiltern % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 399 90.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 3.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 27 6.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Chiltern (State Suburbs), 90.5% were separate houses, 3.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 6.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Chiltern % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 158 35.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 179 40.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 84 19.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 4.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Chiltern (State Suburbs), 35.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 40.6% were owned with a mortgage and 19.0% were rented.

Landlord type Chiltern % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 39 46.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 8 9.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 33 39.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 6.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Chiltern (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 46.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 9.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 39.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Chiltern % Australia %
Median weekly rent 140 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 937 -- 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 Chiltern (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $140. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $937. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Chiltern % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 289 65.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 124 28.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 2.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Chiltern (State Suburbs), 65.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.1% were single (or lone) person households and 2.0% 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

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