2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Axedale

Code SSC20047 (SSC)
People 571
Male 303
Female 268
Median age 40
Families 163
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 258
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,212
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,400
Median weekly rent $230
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Total 571 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 303 53.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 268 46.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.7 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 571 people in Axedale (State Suburbs) of these 53.1% were male and 46.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 41 7.2 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 34 6.0 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 53 9.3 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 38 6.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 29 5.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 8 1.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 23 4.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 45 7.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 30 5.3 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 51 8.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 46 8.1 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 53 9.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 53 9.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 29 5.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 20 3.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 1.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Axedale (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 231 52.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 20 4.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 39 8.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 19 4.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 134 30.2 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Axedale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.1% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 58 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Axedale (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 223 53.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 46 11.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 149 35.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Axedale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Axedale (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 7 4.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 35 23.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 14 9.2 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 31 20.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 5.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 3.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 13 8.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 7.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 5.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 18 11.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 152 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Axedale (State Suburbs) 26.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.9% were in primary school, 29.6% in secondary school and 17.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 501 87.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 67 12.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 30 5.4 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 20 3.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 436 78.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Axedale (State Suburbs), 78.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Axedale % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 170 57.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 98 33.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 21 7.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 2.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 296 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 296 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Axedale (State Suburbs). Of these 57.4% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 2.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 34 11.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 29 10.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 31 10.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 48 16.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 124 43.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Axedale (State Suburbs), 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Axedale (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 521 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,218 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,212 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Axedale (State Suburbs) was $521.

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

Unpaid work Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 351 78.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 141 31.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 62 14.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 112 25.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Axedale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.7% 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, 25.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 89 20.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 126 28.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 66 14.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 69 15.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Axedale (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 77 47.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 59 36.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 25 15.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.8 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Axedale (State Suburbs), 36.0% were couple families with children, 47.0% were couple families without children and 15.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Axedale (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,886 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,821 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Axedale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,821 and those without children was $1,886.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 23 16.5 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 5.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 40 28.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 12.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 2.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 26 18.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 9 6.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 11 7.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Axedale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 28.8% 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 Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 210 82.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 46 18.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Axedale (State Suburbs), 82.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 209 100.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 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 Axedale (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 1.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 28 13.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 119 57.2 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 53 25.5 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.9 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Axedale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.9% had 1 bedroom, 13.5% had 2 bedrooms and 57.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 86 40.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 102 48.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 17 8.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Axedale (State Suburbs), 40.8% were owned outright, 48.3% were owned with a mortgage and 8.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 155 74.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 46 22.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 3.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Axedale (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.2% were family households, 22.0% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.9 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Axedale (State Suburbs), 18.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.3% 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 Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 230 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.1 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.9 -- 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 Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,400 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 48 23.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 89 42.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 67 32.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 1.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Axedale (State Suburbs), 23.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 32.2% 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 Axedale % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 9 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 55.6 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 4 44.4 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 1 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Axedale (State Suburbs), there were 9 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 55.6%) were male and 4 (or 44.4%) were female. The median age was 1 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Axedale % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Axedale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

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

In Axedale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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