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Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Latrobe (C)

Code LGA23810 (LGA)
People 72,396
Male 35,365
Female 37,031
Median age 39
Families 19,293
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 32,421
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $942
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $160
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 72,396 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 35,365 48.8 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 37,031 51.2 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,055 1.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 72,396 people in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 4,778 6.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 4,541 6.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 4,781 6.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 5,228 7.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 4,874 6.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 4,488 6.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 4,083 5.6 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 4,304 5.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 4,689 6.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 5,101 7.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 5,126 7.1 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 4,819 6.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 4,402 6.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 3,364 4.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 2,722 3.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 2,050 2.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 1,645 2.3 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 1,401 1.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 27,087 46.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 2,024 3.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 5,421 9.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3,954 6.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 19,812 34.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 46.5% were married and 12.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 24,442 47.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 5,442 10.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 21,976 42.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 1,064 5.1 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 3,919 18.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 1,432 6.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 404 1.9 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 3,170 15.2 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 1,081 5.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 642 3.1 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 1,807 8.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,738 8.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 488 2.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 5,179 24.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 20,924 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas) 28.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.5% were in primary school, 23.4% in secondary school and 16.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 58,324 80.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 14,206 21.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 4,888 7.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 3,089 4.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 45,182 67.1 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), 67.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 17,967 54.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 10,083 30.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 2,207 6.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 2,595 7.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 32,852 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 32,852 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas). Of these 54.7% were employed full time, 30.7% were employed part-time and 7.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 3,781 12.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 3,063 10.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 3,241 10.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 5,681 18.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 12,286 40.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 468 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,236 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 942 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas) was $468.

Travel to work, top responses Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 40,112 68.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 16,383 28.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 7,012 12.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 10,408 17.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.1% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 11,047 18.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 14,284 24.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 7,536 12.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 7,245 12.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 7,663 39.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 7,699 39.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 3,670 19.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 261 1.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), 39.9% were couple families with children, 39.7% were couple families without children and 19.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas) 18.0% of single parents were male and 82.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,963 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,137 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,137 and those without children was $1,963.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 2,402 15.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 465 3.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 3,451 22.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 2,472 16.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 852 5.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 3,522 22.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 1,071 7.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 1,125 7.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 15.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 22.5% 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 Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 27,949 89.4 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 3,304 10.6 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), 89.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 24,162 86.5 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 973 3.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,537 9.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 268 1.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), 86.5% were separate houses, 3.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 109 0.4 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 1,069 3.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 4,538 16.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 15,070 53.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 6,497 23.2 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 664 2.4 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 Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 16.2% had 2 bedrooms and 53.9% 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 Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 10,017 35.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 9,740 34.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 7,135 25.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 187 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 869 3.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), 35.8% were owned outright, 34.9% were owned with a mortgage and 25.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 19,067 68.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 8,103 29.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 781 2.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 68.2% were family households, 29.0% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), 32.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.2% 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 Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 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 Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
None 2,448 8.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 9,976 35.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 9,785 35.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 4,662 16.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,078 3.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), 35.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.7% 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 Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,053 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 511 48.5 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 542 51.5 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), there were 1,053 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 511 (or 48.5%) were male and 542 (or 51.5%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 802 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $802.

Mortgage and rent Latrobe (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 160 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,005 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Latrobe (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $160 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,005.

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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