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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Eastwood (Vic.)

Code SSC20438 (SSC)
People 1,932
Male 921
Female 1,011
Median age 37
Families 552
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 772
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,261
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $285
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,932 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 921 47.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,011 52.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 39 2.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,932 people in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 138 7.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 180 9.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 148 7.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 137 7.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 101 5.2 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 112 5.8 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 97 5.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 132 6.8 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 148 7.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 124 6.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 116 6.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 100 5.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 100 5.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 108 5.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 80 4.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 70 3.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 32 1.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 0.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 902 61.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 26 1.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 107 7.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 58 3.9 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 376 25.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.4% were married and 9.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 812 61.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 121 9.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 398 29.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 40 7.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 122 21.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 65 11.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 23 4.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 62 10.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 90 15.8 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 9 1.6 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 45 7.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 30 5.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 14 2.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 69 12.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 569 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 29.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.0% were in primary school, 28.3% in secondary school and 12.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,670 86.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 267 14.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 111 6.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 67 3.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,410 76.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 76.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 568 60.1 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 291 30.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 52 5.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 34 3.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 945 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 945 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 60.1% were employed full time, 30.8% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 99 10.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 94 10.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 102 11.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 169 18.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 401 43.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 10.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 576 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,412 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,261 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $576.

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

Unpaid work Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,140 77.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 494 33.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 182 12.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 361 24.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.6% provided care for children and 12.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 309 21.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 411 28.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 244 16.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 173 11.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 228 41.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 255 46.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 59 10.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 1.6 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 46.3% were couple families with children, 41.4% were couple families without children and 10.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 9.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 90.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 9.8% of single parents were male and 90.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,661 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,053 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,053 and those without children was $1,661.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 93 19.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 16 3.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 121 25.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 56 11.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 2.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 111 23.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 28 5.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 44 9.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 25.1% 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 Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 668 87.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 94 12.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 87.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 640 95.8 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 12 1.8 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 16 2.4 250,493 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 Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 95.8% were separate houses, 1.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 44 6.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 323 48.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 286 42.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.8 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 6.6% had 2 bedrooms and 48.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 225 33.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 296 44.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 124 18.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.6 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 2.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 33.7% were owned outright, 44.3% were owned with a mortgage and 18.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 549 82.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 111 16.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 1.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.2% were family households, 16.6% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 19.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.8% 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 Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 285 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.7 -- 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 Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 9 1.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 208 31.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 316 47.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 116 17.4 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 2.7 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 31.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.4% 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 Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 38 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 55.3 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 17 44.7 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 38 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 55.3%) were male and 17 (or 44.7%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.1, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Eastwood (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 198 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,445 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Eastwood (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $198 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,445.

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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