2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Leongatha North

Code SSC20784 (SSC)
People 436
Male 219
Female 217
Median age 44
Families 133
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 187
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,325
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Total 436 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 219 50.2 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 217 49.8 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 436 people in Leongatha North (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 36 8.2 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 30 6.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 30 6.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 23 5.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 9 2.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 10 2.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 28 6.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 24 5.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 35 8.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 35 8.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 25 5.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 35 8.0 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 39 8.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 33 7.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 3.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 18 4.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 2.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Leongatha North (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 243 70.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 1.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 24 6.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 2.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 65 18.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Leongatha North (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 70.2% were married and 8.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 0 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Leongatha North (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 215 67.8 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 25 7.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 77 24.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Leongatha North (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 11 9.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 23 20.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 5 4.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.6 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 8 7.0 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 10.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.6 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 10.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 5.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 28 24.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 114 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs) 25.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.4% were in primary school, 20.4% in secondary school and 15.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 386 88.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 41 10.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 24 5.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 4.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 327 79.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), 79.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 140 60.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 71 30.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 17 7.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 1.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 232 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 232 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Leongatha North (State Suburbs). Of these 60.3% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 1.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 34 15.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 19 8.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 17 7.6 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 38 17.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 98 43.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Leongatha North (State Suburbs), 15.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Leongatha North (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 597 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,333 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,325 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Leongatha North (State Suburbs) was $597.

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

Unpaid work Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 280 80.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 106 30.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 48 13.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 135 38.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.5% 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, 38.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 68 19.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 95 27.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 46 13.2 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 72 20.7 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Leongatha North (State Suburbs), 27.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 20.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 67 50.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 54 40.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 8.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Leongatha North (State Suburbs), 40.9% were couple families with children, 50.8% were couple families without children and 8.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 40.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 60.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs) 40.0% of single parents were male and 60.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,449 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $1,449.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 26 21.7 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 26 21.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 16 13.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 10.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 21 17.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 8 6.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 6.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 21.7% 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 Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 154 85.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 26 14.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), 85.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 152 98.1 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 1.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Leongatha North (State Suburbs), 98.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 2.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 11.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 68 43.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 61 39.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 2.6 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 11.6% had 2 bedrooms and 43.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 75 48.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 50 32.1 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 24 15.4 515,586 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 4.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Leongatha North (State Suburbs), 48.1% were owned outright, 32.1% were owned with a mortgage and 15.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 130 82.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 24 15.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.8% were family households, 15.3% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.1 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), 15.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.1% 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 Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.9 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.1 -- 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 Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.0 -- 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 Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 27 17.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 62 40.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 60 39.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 3.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), 17.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 39.0% 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 Leongatha North % 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 Leongatha North (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 Leongatha North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Leongatha North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Leongatha North % 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 Leongatha North (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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