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Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Pyrenees (S)

Code LGA25990 (LGA)
People 6,669
Male 3,427
Female 3,242
Median age 47
Families 1,786
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,527
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $732
Median monthly mortgage repayments $997
Median weekly rent $130
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 6,669 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,427 51.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,242 48.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 64 1.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,669 people in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 344 5.2 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 383 5.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 413 6.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 379 5.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 205 3.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 229 3.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 282 4.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 364 5.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 464 7.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 467 7.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 525 7.9 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 579 8.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 633 9.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 520 7.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 339 5.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 222 3.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 184 2.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 137 2.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,801 50.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 234 4.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 664 12.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 421 7.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,407 25.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 50.7% were married and 16.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,514 51.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 454 9.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,894 39.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 101 5.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 447 24.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 28 1.6 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 15 0.8 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 288 16.1 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 89 5.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 69 3.8 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 80 4.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 118 6.6 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 36 2.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 523 29.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,794 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) 26.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.3% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 11.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 5,735 86.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 738 12.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 302 4.9 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 237 3.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,854 79.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 79.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,568 56.1 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 856 30.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 179 6.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 191 6.8 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,794 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,794 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 56.1% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 6.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 285 11.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 263 10.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 306 11.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 377 14.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,191 45.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 11.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 389 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 910 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 732 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) was $389.

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

Unpaid work Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,760 68.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,348 24.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 772 14.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,567 28.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.4% provided care for children and 14.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 902 16.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,244 22.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 752 13.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 862 15.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 22.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 867 48.5 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 658 36.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 245 13.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 0.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 36.8% were couple families with children, 48.5% were couple families without children and 13.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas) 26.4% of single parents were male and 73.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,348 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,404 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,404 and those without children was $1,348.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 250 16.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 59 3.9 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 286 18.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 213 14.0 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 120 7.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 427 28.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 67 4.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 102 6.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 16.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 18.8% 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 Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,686 78.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 746 21.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 78.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,598 96.7 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8 0.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 31 1.2 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 49 1.8 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 96.7% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.2% were flats, units or apartments and 1.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 25 0.9 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 97 3.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 493 18.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,378 51.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 638 23.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 54 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 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.6% had 1 bedroom, 18.4% had 2 bedrooms and 51.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,405 52.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 774 28.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 399 14.9 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 26 1.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 82 3.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 52.3% were owned outright, 28.8% were owned with a mortgage and 14.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,769 65.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 842 31.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 73 2.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 65.9% were family households, 31.4% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 40.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 40.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.3% 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 Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 130 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.5 -- 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 Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 997 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
None 105 3.9 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 754 28.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,006 37.5 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 712 26.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 109 4.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), 28.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.5% 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 Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 65 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 31 47.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 34 52.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 43 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 65 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 31 (or 47.7%) were male and 34 (or 52.3%) were female. The median age was 43 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Pyrenees (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 766 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Pyrenees (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $766.

Mortgage and rent Pyrenees (S) % 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 1,200 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Pyrenees (S) (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 $1,200.

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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