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Australia | Victoria | Statistical Local Areas

Campaspe (S) - Echuca

Code 240101371 (SLA)
People 12,983
Male 6,191
Female 6,792
Median age 40
Families 3,450
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 5,767
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $915
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,473
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Total 12,983 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,191 47.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 6,792 52.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 478 3.7 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 12,983 people in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas) of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.7% of the population.

Age Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 882 6.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 889 6.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 936 7.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 819 6.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 723 5.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 653 5.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 669 5.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 821 6.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 886 6.8 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 876 6.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 892 6.9 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 794 6.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 742 5.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 650 5.0 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 553 4.3 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 494 3.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 363 2.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 343 2.6 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,970 48.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 371 3.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 986 9.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 806 7.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,150 30.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas) aged 15 years and over, 48.3% were married and 13.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,389 48.4 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 981 10.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,692 40.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 196 5.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 806 21.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 226 6.1 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 80 2.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 429 11.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 266 7.1 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 136 3.6 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 284 7.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 185 5.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 97 2.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,024 27.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,729 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas) 28.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.8% were in primary school, 22.3% in secondary school and 12.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 11,446 88.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 973 8.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 549 4.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 415 3.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 10,103 83.9 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), 83.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,376 57.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,886 31.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 391 6.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 275 4.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,928 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 5,928 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas). Of these 57.0% were employed full time, 31.8% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 706 12.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 507 9.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 674 11.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 956 16.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,422 42.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 507 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,146 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 915 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas) was $507.

Travel to work, top responses Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 7,204 70.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,014 29.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,249 12.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,276 22.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.3% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,050 19.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,652 25.8 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,338 13.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,161 11.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), 25.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.3% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,438 41.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,313 38.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 646 18.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 52 1.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), 38.1% were couple families with children, 41.7% were couple families without children and 18.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.7 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.3 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas) 13.7% of single parents were male and 86.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,707 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,810 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,810 and those without children was $1,707.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 517 18.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 91 3.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 709 25.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 315 11.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 140 5.1 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 618 22.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 178 6.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 185 6.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), of couple families, 18.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 25.8% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,980 90.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 550 9.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,022 80.8 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 271 5.4 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 648 13.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 29 0.6 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), 80.8% were separate houses, 5.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 11 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 175 3.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 954 19.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,528 50.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,194 24.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 114 2.3 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 19.2% had 2 bedrooms and 50.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,664 33.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,517 30.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,598 32.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 59 1.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 139 2.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), 33.4% were owned outright, 30.5% were owned with a mortgage and 32.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,418 68.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,394 28.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 166 3.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), of all households, 68.7% were family households, 28.0% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
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In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), 31.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.9% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.2 -- 9.1 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,473 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.5 -- 10.1 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
None 405 8.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,796 36.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,890 38.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 699 14.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 187 3.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), 36.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.0% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 478 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 219 45.8 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 259 54.2 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), there were 478 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 219 (or 45.8%) were male and 259 (or 54.2%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 634 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $634.

Mortgage and rent Campaspe (S) - Echuca % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 180 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 877 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Campaspe (S) - Echuca (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $180 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $877.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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