2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Mallacoota

Code SSC20832 (SSC)
People 1,032
Male 505
Female 527
Median age 54
Families 292
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 784
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $662
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,395
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,032 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 505 48.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 527 51.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 0.7 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,032 people in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 41 4.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 54 5.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 51 5.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 39 3.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 28 2.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 22 2.1 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 40 3.9 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 51 5.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 45 4.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 59 5.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 95 9.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 92 8.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 141 13.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 92 8.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 61 5.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 45 4.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 46 4.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 28 2.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 54 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) was 54 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 26.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 425 48.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 33 3.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 119 13.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 77 8.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 230 26.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.1% were married and 17.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 61 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 38 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 38 years.

Social marital status Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 372 47.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 97 12.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 308 39.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 55 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 11 5.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 75 36.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 48 23.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 10 4.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 15 7.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 2.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 41 20.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 204 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs) 19.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.8% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 12.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 826 80.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 223 22.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 79 8.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 47 4.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 634 64.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 64.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 185 43.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 183 43.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 24 5.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 33 7.8 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 425 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 425 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mallacoota (State Suburbs). Of these 43.5% were employed full time, 43.1% were employed part-time and 7.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 81 20.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 49 12.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 53 13.6 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 50 12.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 134 34.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 20.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 53 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 53 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 392 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 902 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 662 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mallacoota (State Suburbs) was $392.

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

Unpaid work Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 686 77.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 202 22.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 125 14.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 363 41.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.8% provided care for children and 14.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 41.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 146 16.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 227 25.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 156 17.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 158 17.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 25.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 164 56.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 85 29.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 43 14.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 29.1% were couple families with children, 56.2% were couple families without children and 14.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 31.9 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 68.1 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs) 31.9% of single parents were male and 68.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,399 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,333 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,333 and those without children was $1,399.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 29 12.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 20 8.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 28 11.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 23 9.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 25 10.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 88 36.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 12 5.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 17 7.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.0% had both partners employed full-time, 8.3% had both employed part-time and 11.6% 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 Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 468 62.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 283 37.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 62.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 37.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 353 74.9 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 99 21.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 19 4.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 74.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 21.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 1.5 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 28 6.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 121 25.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 224 47.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 86 18.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 0.9 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.0% had 1 bedroom, 25.7% had 2 bedrooms and 47.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 267 56.6 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 100 21.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 95 20.1 515,586 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 10 2.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 56.6% were owned outright, 21.2% were owned with a mortgage and 20.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 290 61.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 169 36.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 2.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs), of all households, 61.7% were family households, 36.0% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 43.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 43.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.2% 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 Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,395 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
None 25 5.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 220 46.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 158 33.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 53 11.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 3.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mallacoota (State Suburbs), 46.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.3% 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 Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 8 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 50.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 4 50.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 43 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mallacoota (State Suburbs), there were 8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 50.0%) were male and 4 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 43 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mallacoota % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 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 Mallacoota (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Mallacoota % 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 Mallacoota (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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