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Flowerdale (Vic.)

Code SSC20495 (SSC)
People 429
Male 225
Female 204
Median age 45
Families 109
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 213
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $870
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,138
Median weekly rent $195
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 429 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 225 52.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 204 47.6 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 429 people in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 52.4% were male and 47.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 26 6.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 15 3.5 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 26 6.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 31 7.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 4.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 17 4.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 4.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 29 6.8 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 28 6.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 47 11.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 46 10.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 37 8.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 31 7.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 36 8.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 4.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 175 48.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 2.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 34 9.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 14 3.9 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 128 35.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.6% were married and 12.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 146 50.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 48 16.7 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 94 32.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 4.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 14 10.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 5.7 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 25 17.9 193,776 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 9 6.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 2.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 72 51.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 140 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 32.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 15.7% were in primary school, 17.9% in secondary school and 8.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 310 72.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 56 15.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 27 7.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 5.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 259 71.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 71.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 104 56.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 55 29.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 8.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 4.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 184 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 184 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 56.5% were employed full time, 29.9% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 22 12.6 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 17 9.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 15 8.6 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 32 18.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 72 41.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 12.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 391 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 955 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 870 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $391.

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

Unpaid work Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 236 65.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 90 24.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 50 13.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 112 31.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.8% provided care for children and 13.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 56 15.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 69 19.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 59 16.3 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 53 14.7 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 19.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 50 46.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 48 44.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 9.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 44.4% were couple families with children, 46.3% were couple families without children and 9.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 942 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $942.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 11 11.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 5.1 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 19.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 19 19.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 14 14.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 19 19.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 7 7.1 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 4 4.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.1% 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 Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 143 76.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 44 23.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 76.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 23.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 140 97.9 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 3 2.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 97.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 2.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 37 26.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 60 42.6 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 40 28.4 521,664 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 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.8% had 1 bedroom, 26.2% had 2 bedrooms and 42.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 60 42.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 64 44.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 15 10.5 515,586 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 4 2.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 42.0% were owned outright, 44.8% were owned with a mortgage and 10.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 107 74.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 33 23.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.8% were family households, 23.1% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 28.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.9% 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 Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 195 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.3 -- 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 Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,138 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.8 -- 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 Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 2.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 31 21.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 60 41.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 47 32.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 21.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 32.6% 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 Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 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 Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) 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 Flowerdale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Flowerdale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Flowerdale (Vic.) % 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 Flowerdale (Vic.) (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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