2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Kyneton

Code SSC20745 (SSC)
People 6,629
Male 3,206
Female 3,423
Median age 43
Families 1,760
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,962
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $993
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $208
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Total 6,629 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,206 48.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,423 51.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 0.3 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,629 people in Kyneton (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 379 5.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 407 6.1 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 412 6.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 425 6.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 268 4.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 269 4.1 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 323 4.9 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 424 6.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 516 7.8 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 446 6.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 484 7.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 464 7.0 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 495 7.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 389 5.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 300 4.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 237 3.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 194 2.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 195 2.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kyneton (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,612 48.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 220 4.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 530 9.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 429 7.9 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,635 30.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kyneton (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.1% were married and 13.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kyneton (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,371 49.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 480 10.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,929 40.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kyneton (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 95 5.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 313 17.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 196 11.1 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 21 1.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 246 13.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 156 8.8 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 59 3.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 125 7.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 131 7.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 69 3.9 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 355 20.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,766 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kyneton (State Suburbs) 26.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.0% were in primary school, 26.1% in secondary school and 14.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 5,606 84.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 967 15.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 446 7.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 285 4.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,561 72.9 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), 72.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,719 55.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,067 34.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 193 6.2 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 119 3.8 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,098 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,098 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kyneton (State Suburbs). Of these 55.5% were employed full time, 34.4% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 388 13.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 322 10.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 359 12.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 418 14.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,305 43.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kyneton (State Suburbs), 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kyneton (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 496 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,277 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 993 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kyneton (State Suburbs) was $496.

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

Unpaid work Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,896 71.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,467 27.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 694 12.8 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,248 23.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.0% provided care for children and 12.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,036 19.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,430 26.4 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 761 14.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 669 12.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kyneton (State Suburbs), 26.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 755 42.9 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 706 40.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 278 15.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 22 1.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kyneton (State Suburbs), 40.1% were couple families with children, 42.9% were couple families without children and 15.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Kyneton (State Suburbs) 16.4% of single parents were male and 83.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,690 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,945 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,945 and those without children was $1,690.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 238 16.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 71 4.9 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 366 25.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 218 15.0 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 86 5.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 305 20.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 85 5.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 89 6.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,525 88.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 329 11.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,276 90.2 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 61 2.4 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 158 6.3 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 29 1.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kyneton (State Suburbs), 90.2% were separate houses, 2.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.3% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 66 2.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 424 16.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,362 54.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 621 24.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 46 1.8 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 16.8% had 2 bedrooms and 54.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 998 39.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 886 35.1 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 572 22.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 56 2.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kyneton (State Suburbs), 39.5% were owned outright, 35.1% were owned with a mortgage and 22.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,732 68.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 721 28.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 72 2.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.6% were family households, 28.6% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), 29.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.8% 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 208 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.8 -- 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
None 182 7.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 853 33.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 903 35.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 511 20.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 73 2.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), 33.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.3% 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 52.6 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 9 47.4 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kyneton (State Suburbs), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 52.6%) were male and 9 (or 47.4%) 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.7 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.7 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 230 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Kyneton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $230 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,000.

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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