2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Lancefield

Code UCL226600 (UCL)
People 1,184
Male 592
Female 592
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 1,044
People born overseas 113
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 307
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 511
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $891
Median monthly mortgage repayment $975
Median weekly rent $170
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Lancefield % Australia %
Total 1,184 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 592 50.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 592 50.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 1.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,184 people were usually resident in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Of the total population 1.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Lancefield % Australia %
People
0-4 years 63 5.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 181 15.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 134 11.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 511 43.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 164 13.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 131 11.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.6% of people usually resident in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Lancefield % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,044 88.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 113 9.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.2% of people usually resident in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 9.5% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Lancefield % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 471 50.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 114 12.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 56 6.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 297 31.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 12.1% were either separated or divorced, 6.0% were widowed and 31.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Lancefield % Australia %
Australia 965 81.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Lancefield % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lancefield % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 323 59.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 153 28.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 22 4.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 13 2.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 35 6.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 320 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 546 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 546 people aged 15 years and over in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 59.2% worked full-time, 28.0% worked part-time, 4.0% were away from work, 2.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.4% were unemployed. 320 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lancefield % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 391 -- 466 --
Family 1,072 -- 1,171 --
Household 891 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $391, the median family income was $1,072 and the median household income was $891.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Lancefield % Australia %
Couple family without children 118 38.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 135 44.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 51 16.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 307 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 307 families in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 38.4% were couple families without children, 44.0% were couple families with children, 16.6% were one parent families and 1.0% 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 Lancefield % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 466 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 511 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 466 occupied private dwellings were counted in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Lancefield % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 438 94.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 10 2.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 18 3.9 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 3.9% were other dwellings.

Tenure Lancefield % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 149 32.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 206 44.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 64 13.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 43 9.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 44.2% were owned with a mortgage and 13.7% were rented.

Landlord type Lancefield % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 23 35.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 41 64.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 35.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 64.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Lancefield % Australia %
Median weekly rent 170 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 975 -- 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 Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $170. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $975. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lancefield % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 301 64.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 119 25.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 14 3.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 64.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.5% were single (or lone) person households and 3.0% 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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