2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Alfredton

Code SSC20011 (SSC)
People 7,195
Male 3,518
Female 3,677
Median age 35
Families 1,875
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 2,653
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,384
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $250
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 Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Total 7,195 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,518 48.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,677 51.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 60 0.8 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,195 people in Alfredton (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 530 7.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 544 7.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 601 8.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 657 9.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 408 5.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 398 5.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 410 5.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 483 6.7 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 568 7.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 585 8.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 464 6.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 413 5.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 341 4.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 238 3.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 219 3.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 135 1.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 106 1.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 93 1.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Alfredton (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,014 54.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 142 2.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 414 7.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 233 4.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,714 31.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Alfredton (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.6% were married and 10.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Alfredton (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,752 55.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 381 7.7 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,805 36.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Alfredton (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 170 7.1 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 416 17.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 246 10.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 79 3.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 367 15.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 200 8.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 104 4.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 113 4.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 316 13.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 65 2.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 312 13.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,388 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Alfredton (State Suburbs) 33.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.0% were in primary school, 28.1% in secondary school and 17.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 6,251 86.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 895 13.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 345 5.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 264 3.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,386 78.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), 78.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,095 57.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,189 32.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 197 5.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 158 4.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,639 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,639 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Alfredton (State Suburbs). Of these 57.6% were employed full time, 32.7% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 450 12.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 389 11.2 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 351 10.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 586 16.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,509 43.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Alfredton (State Suburbs), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Alfredton (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 593 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,615 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,384 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Alfredton (State Suburbs) was $593.

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

Unpaid work Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,181 75.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,939 35.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 679 12.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,213 22.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.1% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,369 24.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,500 27.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 703 12.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 604 10.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Alfredton (State Suburbs), 27.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 626 33.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 976 52.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 257 13.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 17 0.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Alfredton (State Suburbs), 52.0% were couple families with children, 33.4% were couple families without children and 13.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Alfredton % 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 Alfredton (State Suburbs) 18.8% of single parents were male and 81.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,959 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,073 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,073 and those without children was $1,959.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 330 20.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 53 3.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 478 29.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 254 15.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 72 4.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 226 14.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 103 6.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 86 5.4 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 29.8% 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 Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,404 93.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 180 7.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), 93.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,135 88.8 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 46 1.9 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 216 9.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Alfredton (State Suburbs), 88.8% were separate houses, 1.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 60 2.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 200 8.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 932 38.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,185 49.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 27 1.1 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.5% had 1 bedroom, 8.3% had 2 bedrooms and 38.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 778 32.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,049 43.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 531 22.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 1.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Alfredton (State Suburbs), 32.4% were owned outright, 43.7% were owned with a mortgage and 22.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,860 77.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 472 19.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 71 3.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.4% were family households, 19.6% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), 18.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.7% 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 Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
None 87 3.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 709 29.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,135 47.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 427 17.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 45 1.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), 29.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.8% 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 Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 59 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 34 57.6 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 25 42.4 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Alfredton (State Suburbs), there were 59 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 34 (or 57.6%) were male and 25 (or 42.4%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 974 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $974.

Mortgage and rent Alfredton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 280 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,777 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Alfredton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $280 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,777.

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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