2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Mirboo North

Code SSC20901 (SSC)
People 2,296
Male 1,152
Female 1,144
Median age 43
Families 622
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 962
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $944
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,192
Median weekly rent $175
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Total 2,296 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,152 50.2 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,144 49.8 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,296 people in Mirboo North (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 145 6.3 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 143 6.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 164 7.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 177 7.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 98 4.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 101 4.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 88 3.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 130 5.7 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 169 7.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 151 6.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 177 7.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 166 7.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 168 7.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 135 5.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 105 4.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 84 3.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 43 1.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 54 2.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mirboo North (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,005 54.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 63 3.4 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 142 7.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 121 6.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 515 27.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mirboo North (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.4% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mirboo North (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 893 55.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 166 10.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 545 34.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mirboo North (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 43 6.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 183 27.5 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 9 1.4 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 162 24.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 13 2.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 10 1.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 63 9.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 44 6.6 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 10 1.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 128 19.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 665 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs) 29.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.0% were in primary school, 27.8% in secondary school and 15.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,904 82.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 376 17.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 181 8.4 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 135 6.2 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,468 68.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs), 68.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 526 50.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 382 36.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 82 7.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 52 5.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,042 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,042 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mirboo North (State Suburbs). Of these 50.5% were employed full time, 36.7% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 163 16.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 123 12.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 97 9.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 125 12.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 400 40.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mirboo North (State Suburbs), 16.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mirboo North (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 428 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,160 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 944 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mirboo North (State Suburbs) was $428.

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

Unpaid work Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,352 73.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 554 30.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 266 14.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 599 32.5 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.0% provided care for children and 14.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 330 17.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 459 24.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 279 15.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 284 15.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mirboo North (State Suburbs), 24.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 278 44.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 265 42.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 79 12.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mirboo North (State Suburbs), 42.6% were couple families with children, 44.7% were couple families without children and 12.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.5 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.5 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs) 18.5% of single parents were male and 81.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,827 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,777 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,777 and those without children was $1,827.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 73 13.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 21 3.9 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 122 22.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 80 14.7 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 42 7.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 128 23.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 38 7.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 39 7.2 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 22.5% 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 Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 811 86.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 130 13.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs), 86.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 768 94.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 13 1.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 18 2.2 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 13 1.6 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mirboo North (State Suburbs), 94.6% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.2% were flats, units or apartments and 1.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 2.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 111 13.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 434 53.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 236 29.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.5 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.5% had 1 bedroom, 13.7% had 2 bedrooms and 53.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 357 44.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 319 39.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 109 13.4 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.9 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 2.3 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mirboo North (State Suburbs), 44.0% were owned outright, 39.3% were owned with a mortgage and 13.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 620 76.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 184 22.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 0.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.4% were family households, 22.7% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs), 31.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.8% 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 Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 175 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,192 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.0 -- 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 Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
None 21 2.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 230 28.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 332 40.9 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 197 24.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 31 3.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mirboo North (State Suburbs), 28.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.3% 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 Mirboo North % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 8 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 8 100.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 7 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mirboo North (State Suburbs), there were 8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 8 (or 100.0%) 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 Mirboo North % 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 500 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mirboo North (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 $500.

Mortgage and rent Mirboo 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 1,257 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Mirboo 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 $1,257.

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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