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Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Mansfield (S)

Code LGA24250 (LGA)
People 7,893
Male 3,933
Female 3,960
Median age 45
Families 2,035
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 5,497
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $891
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $180
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 Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 7,893 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,933 49.8 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,960 50.2 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 57 0.7 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,893 people in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 480 6.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 414 5.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 570 7.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 579 7.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 264 3.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 300 3.8 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 365 4.6 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 417 5.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 475 6.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 563 7.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 660 8.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 624 7.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 700 8.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 536 6.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 351 4.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 249 3.2 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 179 2.3 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 165 2.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,311 51.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 253 3.9 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 617 9.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 395 6.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,852 28.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 51.5% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,817 52.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 571 10.7 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,954 36.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 117 5.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 269 13.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 188 9.1 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 60 2.9 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 384 18.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 24 1.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 328 15.8 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 138 6.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 82 3.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 62 3.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 425 20.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,077 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas) 26.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.8% were in primary school, 35.4% in secondary school and 10.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 6,606 83.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,165 15.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 549 7.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 366 4.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,407 72.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), 72.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,084 54.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,389 36.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 240 6.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 103 2.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,816 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,816 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 54.6% were employed full time, 36.4% were employed part-time and 2.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 508 13.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 411 11.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 470 12.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 402 10.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,680 45.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), 13.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 488 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,146 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 891 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas) was $488.

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

Unpaid work Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,694 73.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,610 25.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 782 12.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,899 29.5 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.1% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 29.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,323 20.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,675 26.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 881 13.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 816 12.7 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), 26.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,019 50.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 719 35.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 271 13.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 24 1.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), 35.4% were couple families with children, 50.1% were couple families without children and 13.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas) 18.8% of single parents were male and 81.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,444 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,724 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,724 and those without children was $1,444.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 333 19.1 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 119 6.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 384 22.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 185 10.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 116 6.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 379 21.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 105 6.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 119 6.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 19.1% had both partners employed full-time, 6.8% had both employed part-time and 22.1% 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 Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,983 56.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 2,337 43.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), 56.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 43.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,718 91.1 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 186 6.2 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 47 1.6 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 30 1.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), 91.1% were separate houses, 6.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.6% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 103 3.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 588 19.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,406 47.1 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 788 26.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 91 3.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 19.7% had 2 bedrooms and 47.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,262 42.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 961 32.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 615 20.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 34 1.1 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 112 3.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), 42.3% were owned outright, 32.2% were owned with a mortgage and 20.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,010 67.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 898 30.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 75 2.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 67.4% were family households, 30.1% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), 32.3% 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 Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
None 112 3.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 993 33.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,156 38.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 637 21.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 88 2.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), 33.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.3% 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 Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 58 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 32 55.2 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 26 44.8 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 58 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 32 (or 55.2%) were male and 26 (or 44.8%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mansfield (S) % 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 724 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mansfield (S) (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 $724.

Mortgage and rent Mansfield (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 248 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Mansfield (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $248 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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