2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Devenish

Code SSC20388 (SSC)
People 360
Male 187
Female 173
Median age 51
Families 104
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 178
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $772
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,279
Median weekly rent $103
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 Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Total 360 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 187 51.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 173 48.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 1.7 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 360 people in Devenish (State Suburbs) of these 51.9% were male and 48.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 2.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 16 4.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 24 6.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 23 6.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 4.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 16 4.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 5 1.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 16 4.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 18 5.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 31 8.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 37 10.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 36 10.0 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 36 10.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 26 7.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 4.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 2.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 16 4.4 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 9 2.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 51 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Devenish (State Suburbs) was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 164 53.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 12 3.9 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 43 14.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 17 5.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 71 23.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Devenish (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.4% were married and 17.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 63 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Devenish (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 153 54.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 23 8.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 104 37.1 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Devenish (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Devenish (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 7.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 17 20.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 4.9 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 7.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 3 3.7 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 15 18.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 8.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 7.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 18 22.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 82 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Devenish (State Suburbs) 23.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.3% were in primary school, 30.1% in secondary school and 10.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 318 88.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 27 8.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 16 4.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 6 1.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 290 85.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Devenish (State Suburbs), 85.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Devenish % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 112 61.9 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 52 28.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 5 2.8 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 6.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 181 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 181 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Devenish (State Suburbs). Of these 61.9% were employed full time, 28.7% were employed part-time and 6.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 22 12.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 9 5.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 21 12.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 11.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 88 51.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Devenish (State Suburbs), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 51 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Devenish (State Suburbs) was 51 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 402 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,025 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 772 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Devenish (State Suburbs) was $402.

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

Unpaid work Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 228 74.3 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 63 20.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 43 14.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 84 27.5 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Devenish (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.7% provided care for children and 14.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 47 15.4 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 69 22.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 52 17.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 56 18.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Devenish (State Suburbs), 22.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 51 49.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 39 37.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 14 13.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Devenish (State Suburbs), 37.5% were couple families with children, 49.0% were couple families without children and 13.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Devenish (State Suburbs) 23.1% of single parents were male and 76.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,267 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Devenish (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,267 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 23 25.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 23.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 8.8 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 4.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 23 25.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 5 5.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 7.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Devenish (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.3% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 23.1% 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 Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 146 83.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 30 17.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Devenish (State Suburbs), 83.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 141 96.6 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 5 3.4 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Devenish (State Suburbs), 96.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 17.0 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 82 55.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 37 25.2 521,664 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 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Devenish (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 17.0% had 2 bedrooms and 55.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 83 56.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 39 26.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 17 11.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 2.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 2.7 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Devenish (State Suburbs), 56.5% were owned outright, 26.5% were owned with a mortgage and 11.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 99 67.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 42 28.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 3.4 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Devenish (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.8% were family households, 28.8% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Devenish (State Suburbs), 37.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.0% 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 Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 103 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.6 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.4 -- 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 Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,279 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 2.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 34 23.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 48 32.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 58 39.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.7 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Devenish (State Suburbs), 23.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 39.5% 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 Devenish % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Devenish (State Suburbs), there were 5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Devenish % 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 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Devenish (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 $0.

Mortgage and rent Devenish % 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 Devenish (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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