2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Buln Buln

Code SSC20207 (SSC)
People 567
Male 285
Female 282
Median age 41
Families 169
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 214
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,375
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,304
Median weekly rent $150
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 Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Total 567 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 285 50.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 282 49.7 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 567 people in Buln Buln (State Suburbs) of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 5.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 48 8.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 52 9.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 50 8.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 28 4.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 16 2.8 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 25 4.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 28 4.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 47 8.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 50 8.8 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 42 7.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 44 7.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 43 7.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 31 5.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 1.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 2.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 0.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 0.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Buln Buln (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 280 63.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 2.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 30 6.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 12 2.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 109 24.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Buln Buln (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 63.6% were married and 8.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Buln Buln (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 268 64.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 27 6.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 122 29.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Buln Buln (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 4 2.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 50 29.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 11 6.5 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 30 17.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 3.6 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 15 8.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 8.3 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 14 8.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 2.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 17 10.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 168 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs) 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.9% were in primary school, 30.2% in secondary school and 17.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 532 93.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 42 7.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 5.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 17 3.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 463 84.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs), 84.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 176 55.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 114 35.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 18 5.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 3.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 319 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 319 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Buln Buln (State Suburbs). Of these 55.2% were employed full time, 35.7% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 44 14.1 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 38 12.2 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 32 10.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 44 14.1 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 135 43.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Buln Buln (State Suburbs), 14.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Buln Buln (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 567 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,510 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,375 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Buln Buln (State Suburbs) was $567.

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

Unpaid work Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 367 83.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 151 34.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 51 11.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 133 30.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.5% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 101 22.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 122 27.7 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 80 18.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 62 14.1 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Buln Buln (State Suburbs), 27.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 64 38.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 86 51.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 9.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Buln Buln (State Suburbs), 51.8% were couple families with children, 38.6% were couple families without children and 9.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.2 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.8 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs) 22.2% of single parents were male and 77.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,468 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,015 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,015 and those without children was $1,468.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 31 20.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 4.6 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 50 32.9 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 23 15.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 2.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 20 13.2 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 13 8.6 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 4 2.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 32.9% 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 Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 190 91.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 17 8.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs), 91.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 189 100.0 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 Buln Buln (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 Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 2.1 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 16 8.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 88 46.6 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 81 42.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 8.5% had 2 bedrooms and 46.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 92 47.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 83 43.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 17 8.9 515,586 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 0 0.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Buln Buln (State Suburbs), 47.9% were owned outright, 43.2% were owned with a mortgage and 8.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 166 88.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 22 11.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.3% were family households, 11.7% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs), 15.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.3% 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 Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.2 -- 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 Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,304 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.1 -- 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 Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 32 16.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 93 48.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 63 33.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Buln Buln (State Suburbs), 16.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.0% 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 Buln Buln % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

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

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Buln Buln % 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 Buln Buln (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 Buln Buln % 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 Buln Buln (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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