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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Bright (Vic.)

Code SSC20180 (SSC)
People 2,165
Male 1,045
Female 1,120
Median age 51
Families 581
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,390
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $781
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 2,165 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,045 48.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,120 51.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,165 people in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 100 4.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 100 4.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 118 5.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 126 5.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 73 3.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 57 2.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 75 3.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 109 5.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 139 6.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 151 7.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 169 7.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 162 7.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 192 8.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 200 9.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 143 6.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 99 4.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 82 3.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 69 3.2 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 51 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 27.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 969 52.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 53 2.9 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 180 9.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 163 8.9 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 475 25.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.7% were married and 12.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 817 52.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 153 9.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 587 37.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 34 6.8 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 136 27.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 107 21.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 1.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 10 2.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 34 6.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 19 3.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 10 2.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 146 29.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 503 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 23.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.0% were in primary school, 24.4% in secondary school and 11.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,680 77.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 476 23.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 147 7.2 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 132 6.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,285 63.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 63.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 471 51.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 352 38.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 59 6.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 38 4.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 920 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 920 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 51.2% were employed full time, 38.3% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 149 16.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 106 12.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 107 12.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 120 13.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 350 39.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 16.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

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

Occupation Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 440 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 970 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 781 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $440.

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

Unpaid work Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,323 71.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 385 20.9 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 186 10.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 557 30.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.9% provided care for children and 10.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 340 18.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 490 26.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 275 14.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 219 11.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 322 55.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 184 31.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 73 12.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 31.6% were couple families with children, 55.3% were couple families without children and 12.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 20.3% of single parents were male and 79.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,397 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,700 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,700 and those without children was $1,397.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 86 17.1 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 30 6.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 84 16.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 37 7.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 37 7.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 158 31.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 22 4.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 48 9.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.1% had both partners employed full-time, 6.0% had both employed part-time and 16.7% 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 Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 896 69.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 401 30.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 69.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 30.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 751 83.8 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 73 8.1 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 61 6.8 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 1.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 83.8% were separate houses, 8.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 38 4.2 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 194 21.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 456 50.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 188 21.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 16 1.8 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.2% had 1 bedroom, 21.7% had 2 bedrooms and 50.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 401 44.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 215 24.0 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 249 27.8 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 1.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 2.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 44.7% were owned outright, 24.0% were owned with a mortgage and 27.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 585 65.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 290 32.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 21 2.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.3% were family households, 32.4% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 37.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.0% 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 Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.3 -- 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 Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 61 6.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 393 43.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 325 36.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 93 10.4 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 25 2.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 43.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.4% 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 Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 42 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 42 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bright (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,562 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bright (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,562.

Mortgage and rent Bright (Vic.) % 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 Bright (Vic.) (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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