2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Avenel (L)

Code UCL201600 (UCL)
People 728
Male 356
Female 372
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 666
People born overseas 76
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 204
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 315
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $812
Median monthly mortgage repayment $879
Median weekly rent $170
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Avenel (L) % Australia %
Total 728 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 356 48.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 372 51.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 728 people were usually resident in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Avenel (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 36 4.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 112 15.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 81 11.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 294 40.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 95 13.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 112 15.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.3% of people usually resident in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Avenel (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 666 91.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 76 10.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.5% of people usually resident in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 10.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Avenel (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 303 52.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 57 9.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 54 9.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 173 29.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 9.8% were either separated or divorced, 9.3% were widowed and 29.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Avenel (L) % Australia %
Australia 612 84.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Avenel (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Avenel (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Avenel (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 206 57.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 115 32.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 19 5.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 1.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 12 3.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 190 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 357 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 357 people aged 15 years and over in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 57.7% worked full-time, 32.2% worked part-time, 5.3% were away from work, 1.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.4% were unemployed. 190 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Avenel (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Avenel (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Avenel (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 406 -- 466 --
Family 1,032 -- 1,171 --
Household 812 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $406, the median family income was $1,032 and the median household income was $812.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Avenel (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 75 36.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 99 48.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 30 14.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 204 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 204 families in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 36.8% were couple families without children, 48.5% were couple families with children, 14.7% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Avenel (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 284 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 315 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 284 occupied private dwellings were counted in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Avenel (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 277 97.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 2.5 702,550 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 Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.5% were separate houses, 2.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Avenel (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 132 46.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 92 32.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 47 16.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 2.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 46.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.4% were owned with a mortgage and 16.5% were rented.

Landlord type Avenel (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 14 29.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 29 61.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 8.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 29.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Avenel (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 170 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 879 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $170. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $879. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Avenel (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 194 68.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 76 26.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 6 2.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Avenel (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 68.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 26.8% were single (or lone) person households and 2.1% 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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