2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Jack River

Code SSC20666 (SSC)
People 301
Male 161
Female 140
Median age 46
Families 87
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 142
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $888
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,850
Median weekly rent $102
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Total 301 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 161 53.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 140 46.5 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 301 people in Jack River (State Suburbs) of these 53.5% were male and 46.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 6.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 15 5.0 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 17 5.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 22 7.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 7 2.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 11 3.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 20 6.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 13 4.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 32 10.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 12 4.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 25 8.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 31 10.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 18 6.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 7.0 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 4.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 3.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 10 3.3 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Jack River (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 139 55.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 2.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 24 9.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 12 4.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 67 26.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Jack River (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.8% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Jack River (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 123 54.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 30 13.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 71 31.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Jack River (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Jack River (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 7 10.1 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 17 24.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 14 20.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 4.3 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 13.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 19 27.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 69 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Jack River (State Suburbs) 22.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.5% were in primary school, 25.0% in secondary school and 13.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 257 85.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 27 9.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 5 1.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 5.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 234 83.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Jack River (State Suburbs), 83.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Jack River % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 110 64.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 47 27.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 7.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 1.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 172 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 172 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Jack River (State Suburbs). Of these 64.0% were employed full time, 27.3% were employed part-time and 1.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 18 10.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 9 5.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 16 9.6 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 12.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 91 54.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Jack River (State Suburbs), 10.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 54.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 51 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Jack River (State Suburbs) was 51 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

Occupation Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 467 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 966 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 888 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Jack River (State Suburbs) was $467.

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

Unpaid work Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 179 71.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 70 28.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 32 12.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 57 22.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Jack River (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.0% provided care for children and 12.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 49 19.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 63 25.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 33 13.3 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 32 12.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Jack River (State Suburbs), 25.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 43 50.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 34 39.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 9 10.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Jack River (State Suburbs), 39.5% were couple families with children, 50.0% were couple families without children and 10.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 63.6 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 36.4 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Jack River (State Suburbs) 63.6% of single parents were male and 36.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,949 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,299 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jack River (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,299 and those without children was $1,949.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 23 28.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 23 28.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 9.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 13 16.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 3 3.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 6.2 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Jack River (State Suburbs), of couple families, 28.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 28.4% 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 Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 123 88.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 16 11.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Jack River (State Suburbs), 88.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 124 100.0 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 Jack River (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 Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 3.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 11 8.9 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 57 46.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 51 41.5 521,664 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 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Jack River (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 8.9% had 2 bedrooms and 46.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 63 50.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 29 23.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 27 21.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Jack River (State Suburbs), 50.4% were owned outright, 23.2% were owned with a mortgage and 21.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 90 72.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 31 25.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.4 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Jack River (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.6% were family households, 25.0% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.5 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jack River (State Suburbs), 37.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.5% 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 Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 102 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.2 -- 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 Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,850 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 2.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 35 28.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 41 33.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 41 33.1 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 3.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Jack River (State Suburbs), 28.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.1% 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 Jack River % 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 Jack River (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 Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Jack River (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Jack River % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Jack River (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 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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