2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Moorabool (S)

Code LGA25150 (LGA)
People 28,124
Male 14,025
Female 14,099
Median age 39
Families 7,783
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 11,560
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,183
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $208
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 28,124 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 14,025 49.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 14,099 50.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 261 0.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 28,124 people in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,861 6.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,891 6.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 2,162 7.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 2,130 7.6 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,450 5.2 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,334 4.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,502 5.3 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,841 6.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 2,224 7.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 2,285 8.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 2,059 7.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,960 7.0 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,789 6.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,341 4.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 834 3.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 623 2.2 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 429 1.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 411 1.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 11,463 51.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 710 3.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,946 8.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,125 5.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 6,967 31.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 51.6% were married and 12.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 10,700 52.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 2,045 10.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 7,735 37.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 466 5.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,791 21.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 478 5.7 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 267 3.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,052 12.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 632 7.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 552 6.6 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 448 5.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 767 9.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 230 2.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,690 20.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 8,373 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas) 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.3% were in primary school, 26.7% in secondary school and 14.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 23,379 83.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,970 18.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,890 7.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,318 5.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 18,386 69.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), 69.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 8,296 59.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 4,191 30.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 837 6.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 655 4.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 13,979 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 13,979 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 59.3% were employed full time, 30.0% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,532 11.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,269 9.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 1,393 10.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 2,127 16.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 6,170 46.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), 11.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 540 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,409 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,183 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas) was $540.

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

Unpaid work Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 16,043 72.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 6,842 30.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,715 12.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 4,508 20.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.8% 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, 20.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 4,533 20.4 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 5,691 25.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 2,991 13.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 2,825 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 Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), 25.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.5% 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 Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,846 36.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 3,657 47.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,198 15.4 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 83 1.1 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), 47.0% were couple families with children, 36.6% were couple families without children and 15.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.2 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.8 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas) 19.2% of single parents were male and 80.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,903 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,112 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,112 and those without children was $1,903.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,306 20.1 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 248 3.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,619 24.9 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,135 17.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 304 4.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,125 17.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 406 6.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 355 5.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 20.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 24.9% 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 Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 10,076 90.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,108 9.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 9,453 93.8 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 99 1.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 450 4.5 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 74 0.7 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.8% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 23 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 273 2.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,121 11.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 5,026 49.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 3,458 34.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 177 1.8 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 11.1% had 2 bedrooms and 49.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3,448 34.2 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 4,574 45.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,740 17.3 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 67 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 248 2.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), 34.2% were owned outright, 45.4% were owned with a mortgage and 17.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 7,644 75.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 2,211 21.9 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 222 2.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 75.9% were family households, 21.9% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), 24.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.6% 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 Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 208 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.7 -- 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 Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
None 443 4.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,726 27.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 4,011 39.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 2,578 25.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 320 3.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), 27.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.6% 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 Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 259 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 139 53.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 120 46.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 28 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 259 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 139 (or 53.7%) were male and 120 (or 46.3%) were female. The median age was 28 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,238 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,238.

Mortgage and rent Moorabool (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 175 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Moorabool (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $175 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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