2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Balnarring

Code SSC20064 (SSC)
People 2,527
Male 1,217
Female 1,310
Median age 43
Families 694
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,147
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,183
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,690
Median weekly rent $290
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Total 2,527 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,217 48.2 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,310 51.8 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,527 people in Balnarring (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 119 4.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 157 6.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 185 7.3 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 191 7.6 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 118 4.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 90 3.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 96 3.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 161 6.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 174 6.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 213 8.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 193 7.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 207 8.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 194 7.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 126 5.0 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 94 3.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 88 3.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 82 3.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 38 1.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Balnarring (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,124 54.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 69 3.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 169 8.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 101 4.9 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 600 29.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Balnarring (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.5% were married and 11.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Balnarring (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,007 54.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 163 8.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 676 36.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Balnarring (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 46 5.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 192 24.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 18 2.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 1.8 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 73 9.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 45 5.8 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 68 8.8 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 62 8.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 79 10.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 13 1.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 164 21.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 774 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Balnarring (State Suburbs) 30.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.1% were in primary school, 24.2% in secondary school and 18.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,007 79.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 478 20.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 204 8.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 143 6.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,535 65.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), 65.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 689 54.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 460 36.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 91 7.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 35 2.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,275 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,275 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Balnarring (State Suburbs). Of these 54.0% were employed full time, 36.1% were employed part-time and 2.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 165 13.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 131 10.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 163 13.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 144 11.6 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 547 44.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Balnarring (State Suburbs), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Balnarring (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 572 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,473 -- 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 Balnarring (State Suburbs) was $572.

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

Unpaid work Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,547 75.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 605 29.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 248 12.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 489 23.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.4% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 422 20.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 567 27.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 276 13.4 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 283 13.7 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Balnarring (State Suburbs), 27.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 276 39.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 322 46.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 92 13.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.7 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Balnarring (State Suburbs), 46.3% were couple families with children, 39.7% were couple families without children and 13.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Balnarring (State Suburbs) 21.3% of single parents were male and 78.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,111 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,288 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,288 and those without children was $2,111.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 106 17.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 33 5.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 153 25.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 85 14.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 27 4.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 125 21.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 36 6.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 31 5.2 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.8% had both partners employed full-time, 5.5% had both employed part-time and 25.7% 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 Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 910 83.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 186 17.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), 83.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 880 96.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 18 2.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 7 0.8 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 0.7 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Balnarring (State Suburbs), 96.6% were separate houses, 2.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.4 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 1.4 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 96 10.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 467 51.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 323 35.5 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 0.8 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.4% had 1 bedroom, 10.5% had 2 bedrooms and 51.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 393 43.2 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 380 41.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 111 12.2 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 2.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Balnarring (State Suburbs), 43.2% were owned outright, 41.8% were owned with a mortgage and 12.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 686 75.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 206 22.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 2.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.4% were family households, 22.6% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), 20.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.9% 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 Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 290 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.5 -- 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 Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,690 -- 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 Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
None 21 2.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 251 27.6 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 397 43.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 225 24.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 16 1.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), 27.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.7% 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 Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 8 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Balnarring (State Suburbs), there were 8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Balnarring % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 298 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Balnarring (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $298 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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