2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Cheshunt

Code SSC20285 (SSC)
People 256
Male 136
Female 120
Median age 44
Families 72
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 184
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $629
Median monthly mortgage repayments $867
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Total 256 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 136 53.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 120 46.9 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 256 people in Cheshunt (State Suburbs) of these 53.1% were male and 46.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 15 5.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 23 8.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 13 5.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 13 5.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 4 1.5 375,108 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 14 5.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 15 5.8 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 20 7.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 18 6.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 27 10.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 11.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 24 9.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 11 4.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 3.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 12 4.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.2 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cheshunt (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 113 54.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 4.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 26 12.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 10 4.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 49 23.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cheshunt (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.6% were married and 16.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cheshunt (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 107 55.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 29 15.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 56 29.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 50 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cheshunt (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 50 years.

Education Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 9.7 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 17 27.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 9.7 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 4 6.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 16.1 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 3 4.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 4.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 13 21.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 62 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs) 23.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.1% were in primary school, 22.6% in secondary school and 9.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 202 77.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 64 26.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 19 7.9 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 21 8.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 136 56.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs), 56.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 63 53.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 38 32.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 10 8.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 5.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 118 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 118 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cheshunt (State Suburbs). Of these 53.4% were employed full time, 32.2% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 14 12.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 11.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 14 12.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9 7.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 54 47.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cheshunt (State Suburbs), 12.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cheshunt (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 379 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 812 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 629 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cheshunt (State Suburbs) was $379.

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

Unpaid work Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 162 77.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 55 26.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 34 16.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 47 22.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.6% provided care for children and 16.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 38 18.4 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 54 26.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 28 13.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 38 18.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cheshunt (State Suburbs), 26.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 38 53.5 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 33 46.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 0 0.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cheshunt (State Suburbs), 46.5% were couple families with children, 53.5% were couple families without children and 0.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 0.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 0.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 574 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,375 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,375 and those without children was $574.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 12 17.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 7.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 13 19.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3 4.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 4.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 24 35.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 4 6.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 4.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.9% had both partners employed full-time, 7.5% had both employed part-time and 19.4% 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 Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 104 58.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 75 41.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs), 58.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 41.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 104 100.0 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 Cheshunt (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 Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 5.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 22 21.0 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 49 46.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 25 23.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.9 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.7% had 1 bedroom, 21.0% had 2 bedrooms and 46.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 52.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 20 19.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 23 22.1 515,586 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 6 5.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cheshunt (State Suburbs), 52.9% were owned outright, 19.2% were owned with a mortgage and 22.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 68 66.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 34 33.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.7% were family households, 33.3% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 42.7 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.1 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs), 42.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.1% 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 Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.0 -- 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 Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Cheshunt % Victoria % Australia %
None 7 6.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 29 27.6 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 36 34.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 27 25.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 5.7 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Cheshunt (State Suburbs), 27.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.7% 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 Cheshunt % 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 Cheshunt (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 Cheshunt % 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 Cheshunt (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 Cheshunt % 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 Cheshunt (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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