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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Kilsyth South

Code SSC20714 (SSC)
People 3,053
Male 1,524
Female 1,529
Median age 35
Families 827
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 956
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,701
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $335
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 Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Total 3,053 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,524 49.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,529 50.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 0.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,053 people in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 172 5.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 251 8.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 339 11.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 296 9.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 208 6.8 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 105 3.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 124 4.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 233 7.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 330 10.8 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 326 10.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 250 8.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 149 4.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 116 3.8 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 59 1.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 39 1.3 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 1.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 19 0.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 0.2 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,318 57.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 48 2.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 140 6.1 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 52 2.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 734 32.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.5% were married and 8.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 65 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,267 57.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 155 7.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 776 35.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 59 5.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 272 25.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 67 6.2 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 33 3.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 213 19.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 71 6.6 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 49 4.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 85 7.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 89 8.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 18 1.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 121 11.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,077 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs) 35.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.4% were in primary school, 30.9% in secondary school and 16.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,543 83.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 721 24.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 243 8.2 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 166 5.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,822 61.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), 61.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,033 58.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 549 31.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 106 6.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 70 4.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,758 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,758 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 31.2% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 212 12.6 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 159 9.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 175 10.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 263 15.6 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 771 45.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), 12.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 643 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,796 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,701 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs) was $643.

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

Unpaid work Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,749 76.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 888 38.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 256 11.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 441 19.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 38.8% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 588 25.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 608 26.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 294 12.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 259 11.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 182 22.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 538 65.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 98 11.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 1.1 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), 65.1% were couple families with children, 22.0% were couple families without children and 11.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 24.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs) 24.0% of single parents were male and 76.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,880 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,241 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,241 and those without children was $1,880.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 163 22.7 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 27 3.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 245 34.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 123 17.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 25 3.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 54 7.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 60 8.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 21 2.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 34.1% 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 Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 919 97.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 20 2.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), 97.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 2.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 901 97.9 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 1.6 185,737 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 Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), 97.9% were separate houses, 1.6% 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 Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 1.1 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 29 3.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 376 40.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 495 53.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.3 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 3.1% had 2 bedrooms and 40.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 266 28.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 562 61.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 73 7.9 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 13 1.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), 28.9% were owned outright, 61.2% were owned with a mortgage and 7.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 812 88.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 103 11.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 0.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.3% were family households, 11.2% were single person households and 0.5% were group households.

Household income Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 8.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), 8.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.8% 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 Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 335 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.7 -- 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 Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.4 -- 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 Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
None 11 1.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 159 17.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 429 46.5 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 303 32.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 2.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), 17.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 32.9% 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 Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 4 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), there were 4 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kilsyth South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,250 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kilsyth South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,250.

Mortgage and rent Kilsyth South % 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 Kilsyth South (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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