2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Lethbridge

Code SSC20787 (SSC)
People 950
Male 488
Female 462
Median age 35
Families 267
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 342
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,360
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,424
Median weekly rent $250
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 Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Total 950 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 488 51.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 462 48.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 1.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 950 people in Lethbridge (State Suburbs) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

Age Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 71 7.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 87 9.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 84 8.9 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 70 7.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 39 4.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 41 4.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 59 6.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 53 5.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 81 8.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 98 10.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 83 8.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 60 6.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 48 5.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 26 2.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 1.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 18 1.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 11 1.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lethbridge (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 412 58.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 3.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 47 6.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 22 3.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 200 28.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lethbridge (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.5% were married and 9.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 48 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lethbridge (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 397 60.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 45 6.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 219 33.1 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lethbridge (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 24 7.7 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 91 29.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 4.5 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 46 14.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 19 6.1 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 21 6.8 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 26 8.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 18 5.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 12 3.9 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 37 11.9 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 311 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs) 32.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.8% were in primary school, 28.1% in secondary school and 13.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 794 83.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 180 19.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 79 8.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 63 6.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 597 65.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs), 65.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 286 57.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 161 32.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 31 6.2 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 22 4.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 500 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 500 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lethbridge (State Suburbs). Of these 57.2% were employed full time, 32.2% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 60 12.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 46 9.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 55 11.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 67 14.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 221 46.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lethbridge (State Suburbs), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Lethbridge (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 607 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,427 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,360 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lethbridge (State Suburbs) was $607.

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

Unpaid work Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 528 75.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 248 35.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 87 12.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 140 19.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.2% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 113 16.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 178 25.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 104 14.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 132 18.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lethbridge (State Suburbs), 25.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 89 33.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 139 52.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 39 14.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Lethbridge (State Suburbs), 52.1% were couple families with children, 33.3% were couple families without children and 14.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.9 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.1 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs) 18.9% of single parents were male and 81.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,666 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,016 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,016 and those without children was $1,666.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 36 16.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 4.9 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 60 26.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 48 21.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 11 4.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 25 11.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 17 7.6 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 17 7.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 26.7% 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 Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 306 91.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 30 8.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs), 91.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 307 100.0 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 Lethbridge (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 Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 30 9.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 169 55.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 105 34.2 521,664 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.0% had 1 bedroom, 9.8% had 2 bedrooms and 55.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 92 29.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 168 54.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 36 11.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 2.9 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lethbridge (State Suburbs), 29.9% were owned outright, 54.5% were owned with a mortgage and 11.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 258 84.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 40 13.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 2.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.9% were family households, 13.2% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs), 15.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.9% 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 Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 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 Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,424 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.6 -- 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 Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 1.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 56 18.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 125 40.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 116 37.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Lethbridge (State Suburbs), 18.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 37.9% 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 Lethbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 18 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 50.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 9 50.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 7 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lethbridge (State Suburbs), there were 18 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 50.0%) were male and 9 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 7 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Lethbridge % 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 1.5 -- 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 Lethbridge (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 6, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Lethbridge % 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 Lethbridge (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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