2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Milawa

Code SSC20892 (SSC)
People 592
Male 283
Female 309
Median age 46
Families 187
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 269
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,098
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $160
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 Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Total 592 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 283 47.8 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 309 52.2 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 592 people in Milawa (State Suburbs) of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 28 4.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 31 5.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 42 7.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 34 5.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 14 2.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 14 2.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 26 4.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 29 4.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 49 8.3 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 58 9.8 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 52 8.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 52 8.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 49 8.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 49 8.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 19 3.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 20 3.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 14 2.4 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 1.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Milawa (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 308 62.9 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 21 4.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 46 9.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 17 3.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 98 20.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Milawa (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.9% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Milawa (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 285 62.4 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 43 9.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 129 28.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Milawa (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Milawa (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 3.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 43 27.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 3.9 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 5 3.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 22 14.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 23 14.9 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 17 11.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 11 7.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 21 13.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 154 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Milawa (State Suburbs) 26.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.4% were in primary school, 29.2% in secondary school and 19.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 536 90.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 51 8.8 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 2.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 28 4.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 485 83.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Milawa (State Suburbs), 83.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Milawa % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 211 60.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 118 34.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 4.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 1.2 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 347 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 347 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Milawa (State Suburbs). Of these 60.8% were employed full time, 34.0% were employed part-time and 1.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 34 9.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 42 12.2 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 37 10.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 49 14.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 164 47.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Milawa (State Suburbs), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Milawa (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 653 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,410 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,098 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Milawa (State Suburbs) was $653.

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

Unpaid work Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 397 80.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 155 31.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 79 16.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 163 33.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Milawa (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.6% provided care for children and 16.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 33.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 104 21.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 147 29.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 73 14.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 76 15.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Milawa (State Suburbs), 29.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 88 47.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 83 44.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 15 8.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Milawa (State Suburbs), 44.6% were couple families with children, 47.3% were couple families without children and 8.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Milawa (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,799 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,884 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Milawa (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,884 and those without children was $1,799.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 28 16.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 7.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 51 30.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 23 13.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 7.1 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 25 14.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 9 5.3 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 4.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Milawa (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.6% had both partners employed full-time, 7.7% had both employed part-time and 30.2% 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 Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 235 88.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 31 11.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Milawa (State Suburbs), 88.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 228 97.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 1.7 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Milawa (State Suburbs), 97.0% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 2.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 24 10.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 108 46.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 94 40.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.3 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Milawa (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 10.2% had 2 bedrooms and 46.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 106 45.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 89 38.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 28 12.0 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 2.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Milawa (State Suburbs), 45.5% were owned outright, 38.2% were owned with a mortgage and 12.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 183 78.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 45 19.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 2.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Milawa (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.5% were family households, 19.3% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Milawa (State Suburbs), 17.5% 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 Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.3 -- 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 Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.2 -- 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 Milawa % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 46 19.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 105 45.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 74 31.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 3.4 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Milawa (State Suburbs), 19.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.8% 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 Milawa % 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 Milawa (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 Milawa % 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 Milawa (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 Milawa % 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 Milawa (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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