2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Chewton (L)

Code UCL209300 (UCL)
People 403
Male 199
Female 204
Median age 46
Australian citizenship 368
People born overseas 37
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 106
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 226
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $554
Median monthly mortgage repayment $856
Median weekly rent $150
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People — demographics
People Chewton (L) % Australia %
Total 403 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 199 49.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 204 50.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 1.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 403 people were usually resident in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Of the total population 1.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Chewton (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 2.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 58 14.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 44 10.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 164 40.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 55 13.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 70 17.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 46 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.6% of people usually resident in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 31.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 46 years.

Selected characteristics Chewton (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 368 91.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 37 9.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 1.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.3% of people usually resident in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 9.2% were born overseas and 1.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Chewton (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 125 37.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 70 21.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 24 7.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 118 35.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 37.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 21.0% were either separated or divorced, 7.2% were widowed and 35.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Chewton (L) % Australia %
Australia 344 85.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Chewton (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 88 47.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 69 36.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 9 4.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 1.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 18 9.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 126 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 187 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 187 people aged 15 years and over in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 47.1% worked full-time, 36.9% worked part-time, 4.8% were away from work, 1.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.6% were unemployed. 126 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Chewton (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 355 -- 466 --
Family 635 -- 1,171 --
Household 554 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $355, the median family income was $635 and the median household income was $554.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Chewton (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 40 37.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 34 32.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 32 30.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 106 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 106 families in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 37.7% were couple families without children, 32.1% were couple families with children, 30.2% 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 Chewton (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 188 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 226 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 188 occupied private dwellings were counted in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Chewton (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 182 96.8 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 6 3.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 96.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Chewton (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 78 41.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 63 33.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 31 16.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 2.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 6.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 33.5% were owned with a mortgage and 16.5% were rented.

Landlord type Chewton (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 11 35.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 20 64.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 35.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 64.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Chewton (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 856 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $856. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Chewton (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 105 55.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 69 36.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 8 4.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Chewton (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 55.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 36.7% were single (or lone) person households and 4.3% 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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