2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Brim

Code SSC20183 (SSC)
People 261
Male 146
Female 115
Median age 43
Families 72
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 131
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $916
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,049
Median weekly rent $25
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Total 261 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 146 55.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 115 44.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 261 people in Brim (State Suburbs) of these 55.9% were male and 44.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Brim % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 6.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 28 10.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 6.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 16 6.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 6 2.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 5 1.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 11 4.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 10 3.8 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 22 8.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 20 7.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 27 10.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 16 6.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 19 7.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 22 8.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 4.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 2.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Brim (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Brim % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 114 55.9 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 5 2.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 15 7.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 7.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 54 26.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Brim (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.9% were married and 8.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Brim % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 62 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Brim (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Brim % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 101 53.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 19 10.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 68 36.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Brim (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Brim % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 57 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Brim (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 57 years.

Education Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 4 5.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 26 38.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 4.4 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 12 17.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 5.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 5.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 5.9 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 11 16.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 68 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Brim (State Suburbs) 26.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.6% were in primary school, 19.1% in secondary school and 11.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 237 90.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 11 4.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 11 4.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 0 0.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 220 90.9 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Brim (State Suburbs), 90.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 4.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Brim % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Brim % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 75 58.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 35 27.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 9.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 4.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 128 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 128 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Brim (State Suburbs). Of these 58.6% were employed full time, 27.3% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 12 9.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 11 8.9 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 17 13.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 12 9.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 61 49.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Brim (State Suburbs), 9.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Brim (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Brim % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 409 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,031 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 916 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Brim (State Suburbs) was $409.

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

Unpaid work Brim % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 170 82.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 70 34.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 38 18.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 110 53.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Brim (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 82.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.0% provided care for children and 18.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 53.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Brim % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 41 20.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 50 24.4 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 32 15.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 44 21.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Brim (State Suburbs), 24.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 21.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 35 49.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 32 45.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 4 5.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Brim (State Suburbs), 45.1% were couple families with children, 49.3% were couple families without children and 5.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Brim % 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 Brim (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 Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,292 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,062 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Brim (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,062 and those without children was $1,292.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 14 21.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 18 28.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 4 6.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 4.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 12 18.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 7 10.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 4.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Brim (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 28.1% 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 Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 100 77.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 29 22.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Brim (State Suburbs), 77.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 97 96.0 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 4 4.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Brim (State Suburbs), 96.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 12 11.9 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 60 59.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 24 23.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 5.0 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Brim (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 11.9% 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 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 56 54.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 20 19.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 16 15.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.9 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 6.9 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Brim (State Suburbs), 54.9% were owned outright, 19.6% were owned with a mortgage and 15.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 68 68.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 32 32.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Brim (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.0% were family households, 32.0% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Brim (State Suburbs), 37.0% 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 Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 25 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,049 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.4 -- 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 Brim % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 19 18.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 40 39.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 38 37.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 4.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Brim (State Suburbs), 18.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 37.6% 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 Brim % 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 77 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Brim (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 77 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Brim % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Brim (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Brim % 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 Brim (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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