2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Lake Charm

Code SSC20754 (SSC)
People 311
Male 171
Female 140
Median age 41
Families 77
Average children per family 2.4
All private dwellings 156
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $878
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,213
Median weekly rent $120
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Total 311 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 171 55.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 140 45.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 311 people in Lake Charm (State Suburbs) of these 55.0% were male and 45.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 15 4.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 16 5.1 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 39 12.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 31 9.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 12 3.8 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 13 4.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 16 5.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 4 1.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 16 5.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 37 11.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 25 8.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 9.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 20 6.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 4.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 3.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 1.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lake Charm (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 137 56.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 5 2.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 13 5.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 6.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 70 29.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lake Charm (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.8% were married and 7.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 42 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lake Charm (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 125 55.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 14 6.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 88 38.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lake Charm (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 5.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 16 15.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 13 12.9 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 30 29.7 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 8.9 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 8 7.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 4.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 15 14.9 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 101 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs) 31.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.7% were in primary school, 39.6% in secondary school and 8.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 283 90.4 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 33 11.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 3 1.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 10 3.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 255 84.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs), 84.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 104 67.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 35 22.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 7.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 2.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 154 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 154 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lake Charm (State Suburbs). Of these 67.5% were employed full time, 22.7% were employed part-time and 2.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 12 7.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 14 9.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 13 8.6 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 24 15.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 80 53.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lake Charm (State Suburbs), 7.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 53.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Lake Charm (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 418 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,166 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 878 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lake Charm (State Suburbs) was $418.

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

Unpaid work Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 189 77.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 80 32.9 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 33 13.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 104 42.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Lake Charm (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, 32.9% provided care for children and 13.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 42.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 45 18.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 59 24.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 34 14.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 50 20.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lake Charm (State Suburbs), 24.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 20.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 26 33.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 46 59.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 7.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Lake Charm (State Suburbs), 59.0% were couple families with children, 33.3% were couple families without children and 7.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 44.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 55.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs) 44.4% of single parents were male and 55.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,291 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,485 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,485 and those without children was $1,291.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 23 32.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 8.6 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 16 22.9 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 11.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 13 18.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 4 5.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs), of couple families, 32.9% had both partners employed full-time, 8.6% had both employed part-time and 22.9% 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 Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 109 72.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 42 27.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs), 72.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 27.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 108 100.0 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 Lake Charm (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 Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.8 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 9 8.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 48 44.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 43 39.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.8 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.8% had 1 bedroom, 8.3% had 2 bedrooms and 44.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 49 45.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 32 29.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 21 19.3 515,586 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 7 6.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lake Charm (State Suburbs), 45.0% were owned outright, 29.4% were owned with a mortgage and 19.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 77 70.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 32 29.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.6% were family households, 29.4% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs), 34.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 120 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,213 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
None 6 5.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 26 24.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 29 26.9 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 44 40.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs), 24.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 26.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 40.7% 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 Lake Charm % 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 27 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lake Charm (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 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 6 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 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 Lake Charm (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 6, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Lake Charm % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Lake Charm (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 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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