2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Mount Clear

Code SSC20934 (SSC)
People 2,905
Male 1,405
Female 1,500
Median age 35
Families 741
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,248
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,106
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $230
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Total 2,905 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,405 48.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,500 51.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 32 1.1 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,905 people in Mount Clear (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 185 6.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 152 5.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 157 5.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 231 8.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 345 11.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 227 7.8 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 157 5.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 163 5.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 172 5.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 166 5.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 199 6.9 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 184 6.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 179 6.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 125 4.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 88 3.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 78 2.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 52 1.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 44 1.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mount Clear (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,117 46.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 78 3.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 200 8.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 97 4.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 920 38.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Clear (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.3% were married and 11.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Clear (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,007 46.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 206 9.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 947 43.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Clear (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 38 4.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 115 12.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 68 7.1 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 1.5 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 133 13.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 40 4.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 16 1.7 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 48 5.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 306 32.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 27 2.8 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 151 15.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 956 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs) 32.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.6% were in primary school, 19.8% in secondary school and 37.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,484 85.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 386 14.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 162 5.9 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 103 3.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,106 76.4 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), 76.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 814 53.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 502 33.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 93 6.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 107 7.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,516 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,516 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Clear (State Suburbs). Of these 53.7% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 7.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 223 15.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 149 10.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 137 9.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 259 18.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 554 39.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Clear (State Suburbs), 15.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mount Clear (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 33 years.

Occupation Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 520 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,373 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,106 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Clear (State Suburbs) was $520.

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

Unpaid work Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,788 74.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 668 27.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 301 12.5 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 541 22.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.7% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 585 24.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 634 26.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 304 12.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 263 10.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Clear (State Suburbs), 26.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 327 44.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 291 39.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 115 15.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 1.1 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mount Clear (State Suburbs), 39.3% were couple families with children, 44.1% were couple families without children and 15.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs) 18.1% of single parents were male and 81.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,874 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,100 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,100 and those without children was $1,874.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 126 20.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 20 3.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 152 24.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 100 16.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 4.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 127 20.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 38 6.1 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 27 4.4 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 24.6% 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 Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,103 91.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 100 8.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), 91.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 941 85.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 149 13.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 12 1.1 250,493 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 Mount Clear (State Suburbs), 85.4% were separate houses, 13.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 44 4.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 136 12.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 621 56.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 278 25.2 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 1.9 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.0% had 1 bedroom, 12.3% had 2 bedrooms and 56.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 358 32.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 358 32.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 359 32.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.3 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 24 2.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Clear (State Suburbs), 32.5% were owned outright, 32.5% were owned with a mortgage and 32.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 740 67.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 253 23.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 108 9.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.2% were family households, 23.0% were single person households and 9.8% were group households.

Household income Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.4 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), 25.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.4% 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 Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 230 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.2 -- 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 Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
None 47 4.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 381 34.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 462 42.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 178 16.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 31 2.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), 34.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.2% 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 Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 31 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 67.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 10 32.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mount Clear (State Suburbs), there were 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 67.7%) were male and 10 (or 32.3%) were female. The median age was 9 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,233 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,233.

Mortgage and rent Mount Clear % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 240 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Mount Clear (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 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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