2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.)

Code SSC20032 (SSC)
People 1,343
Male 667
Female 676
Median age 37
Families 410
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 511
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,492
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $252
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,343 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 667 49.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 676 50.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,343 people in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 87 6.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 79 5.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 95 7.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 105 7.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 90 6.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 98 7.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 79 5.9 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 83 6.2 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 85 6.3 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 105 7.8 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 120 8.9 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 91 6.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 72 5.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 75 5.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 38 2.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 19 1.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 0.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 0.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 647 59.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 21 1.9 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 49 4.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 18 1.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 347 32.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.8% were married and 6.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 39 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 583 58.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 112 11.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 301 30.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 27 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 27 years.

Education Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 17 4.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 66 17.5 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 34 9.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 12 3.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 72 19.0 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 24 6.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 15 4.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 33 8.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 37 9.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 62 16.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 378 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs) 28.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.4% were in primary school, 29.1% in secondary school and 19.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,217 90.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 85 6.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 69 5.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 26 2.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,083 85.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), 85.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 460 61.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 222 29.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 41 5.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 28 3.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 751 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 751 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 61.3% were employed full time, 29.6% were employed part-time and 3.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 75 10.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 60 8.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 85 11.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 157 21.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 306 42.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 642 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,490 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,492 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $642.

Travel to work, top responses Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 879 81.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 354 32.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 123 11.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 234 21.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.7% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 234 21.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 335 30.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 161 14.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 150 13.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), 30.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 167 40.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 188 45.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 46 11.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 2.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), 45.7% were couple families with children, 40.6% were couple families without children and 11.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.9 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.1 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs) 14.9% of single parents were male and 85.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,960 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,166 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,166 and those without children was $1,960.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 90 25.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 2.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 95 26.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 48 13.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 22 6.2 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 56 15.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 16 4.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 5.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 26.8% 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 Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 467 95.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 22 4.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), 95.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 463 98.9 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 1.1 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 11 2.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 240 51.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 214 45.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.6 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 2.3% had 2 bedrooms and 51.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 165 35.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 238 50.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 55 11.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.6 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 1.9 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), 35.1% were owned outright, 50.6% were owned with a mortgage and 11.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 402 85.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 54 11.5 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 2.6 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 85.9% were family households, 11.5% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), 14.2% 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 Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 252 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.3 -- 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 Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 8 1.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 93 19.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 225 47.9 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 134 28.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 2.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), 19.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.5% 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 Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 6 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 6 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 941 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $941.

Mortgage and rent Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 295 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Ascot (Greater Bendigo - Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $295 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

Back to Top