2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Bridgewater On Loddon

Code SSC20179 (SSC)
People 363
Male 187
Female 176
Median age 48
Families 103
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 193
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $714
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,625
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Total 363 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 187 51.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 176 48.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 2.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 363 people in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs) of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.5% of the population.

Age Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 24 6.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 25 6.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 17 4.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 19 5.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 5 1.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 8 2.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 20 5.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 21 5.8 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 23 6.3 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 19 5.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 28 7.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 37 10.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 30 8.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 5.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 33 9.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 3.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 14 3.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 1.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 168 55.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 12 4.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 24 7.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 23 7.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 75 24.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.6% were married and 11.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 38 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 38 years.

Social marital status Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 148 54.8 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 16 5.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 106 39.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 6.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 20 22.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 3.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 9 9.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 7.7 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 3.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 6.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 6.6 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 6.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 25 27.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 91 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs) 24.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.5% were in primary school, 20.2% in secondary school and 16.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 330 90.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 18 5.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 17 5.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 5 1.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 292 88.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), 88.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 5.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 73 52.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 40 28.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 7.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 15 10.8 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 139 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 139 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs). Of these 52.5% were employed full time, 28.8% were employed part-time and 10.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 11 9.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 14 11.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 16 13.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 16.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 58 47.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), 9.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

Occupation Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 376 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 895 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 714 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs) was $376.

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

Unpaid work Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 184 60.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 75 24.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 49 16.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 88 29.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.8% provided care for children and 16.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 29.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 37 12.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 63 20.7 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 35 11.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 52 17.1 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), 20.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 48 46.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 33 32.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 19 18.4 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), 32.0% were couple families with children, 46.6% were couple families without children and 18.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,143 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,833 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,833 and those without children was $2,143.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 10 12.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 18.3 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 6 7.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 7.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 35 42.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 4 4.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 3.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 18.3% 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 Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 141 77.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 40 22.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), 77.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 137 97.2 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 4 2.8 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), 97.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 3.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 27 18.9 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 85 59.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 23 16.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.1 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 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 18.9% had 2 bedrooms and 59.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 70 50.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 39 27.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 26 18.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 3.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), 50.0% were owned outright, 27.9% were owned with a mortgage and 18.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 98 69.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 36 25.5 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 5.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.5% were family households, 25.5% were single person households and 5.0% were group households.

Household income Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), 38.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.0 -- 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 Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
None 10 7.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 38 26.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 58 40.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 29 20.4 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 4.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), 26.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.4% 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 Bridgewater On Loddon % 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 28 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bridgewater On Loddon (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 28 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bridgewater On Loddon % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 825 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bridgewater On Loddon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $825.

Mortgage and rent Bridgewater On Loddon % 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 Bridgewater On Loddon (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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