2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Yallourn North

Code SSC21520 (SSC)
People 1,493
Male 758
Female 735
Median age 43
Families 424
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 707
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $886
Median monthly mortgage repayments $914
Median weekly rent $148
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,493 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 758 50.8 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 735 49.2 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 1.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,493 people in Yallourn North (State Suburbs) of these 50.8% were male and 49.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 91 6.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 68 4.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 111 7.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 102 6.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 79 5.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 77 5.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 66 4.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 79 5.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 110 7.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 123 8.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 128 8.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 129 8.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 98 6.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 55 3.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 52 3.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 59 4.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 33 2.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 31 2.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Yallourn North (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 582 47.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 40 3.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 107 8.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 87 7.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 403 33.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Yallourn North (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.7% were married and 12.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Yallourn North (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 521 46.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 160 14.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 440 39.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Yallourn North (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 16 3.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 87 21.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 1.5 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 1.5 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 72 17.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 2.9 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 12 2.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 34 8.3 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 17 4.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 12 2.9 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 135 33.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 409 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs) 27.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.0% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 13.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,240 83.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 223 16.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 107 7.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 70 5.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 970 70.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), 70.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 353 53.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 207 31.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 55 8.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 49 7.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 664 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 664 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yallourn North (State Suburbs). Of these 53.2% were employed full time, 31.2% were employed part-time and 7.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 79 12.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 65 10.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 64 10.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 119 19.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 239 38.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Yallourn North (State Suburbs), 12.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Yallourn North (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 431 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,085 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 886 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yallourn North (State Suburbs) was $431.

Travel to work, top responses Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 849 69.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 335 27.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 132 10.8 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 264 21.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.5% provided care for children and 10.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 201 16.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 289 23.7 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 167 13.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 193 15.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yallourn North (State Suburbs), 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 187 44.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 162 38.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 70 16.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Yallourn North (State Suburbs), 38.3% were couple families with children, 44.2% were couple families without children and 16.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.6 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.4 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs) 30.6% of single parents were male and 69.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,725 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,937 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,937 and those without children was $1,725.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 50 14.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 4.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 71 20.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 58 16.7 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 26 7.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 81 23.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 28 8.1 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 19 5.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 20.5% 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 Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 599 87.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 88 12.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), 87.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 446 74.5 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 147 24.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.5 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.5 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Yallourn North (State Suburbs), 74.5% were separate houses, 24.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.5 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 2.2 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 84 14.0 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 364 60.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 123 20.5 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 2.0 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 Yallourn North (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.2% had 1 bedroom, 14.0% had 2 bedrooms and 60.8% 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 Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 255 42.6 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 243 40.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 80 13.4 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 2.7 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Yallourn North (State Suburbs), 42.6% were owned outright, 40.6% were owned with a mortgage and 13.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 417 69.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 166 27.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 14 2.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.8% were family households, 27.8% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), 32.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.0% 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 Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 148 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.9 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.1 -- 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 Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 914 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
None 32 5.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 184 30.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 236 39.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 120 20.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 4.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), 30.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.0% 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 Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 28 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 53.6 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 13 46.4 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Yallourn North (State Suburbs), there were 28 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 53.6%) were male and 13 (or 46.4%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 633 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $633.

Mortgage and rent Yallourn North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Yallourn North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083.

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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