2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Mount Evelyn

Code SSC20940 (SSC)
People 9,374
Male 4,687
Female 4,687
Median age 36
Families 2,589
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 3,362
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,418
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,651
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Total 9,374 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,687 50.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,687 50.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 59 0.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,374 people in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 663 7.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 664 7.1 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 791 8.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 707 7.5 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 614 6.5 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 540 5.8 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 607 6.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 709 7.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 724 7.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 765 8.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 690 7.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 557 5.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 532 5.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 310 3.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 237 2.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 128 1.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 76 0.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 63 0.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,790 52.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 228 3.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 617 8.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 218 3.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,404 33.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.2% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,584 52.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 742 10.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,522 36.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 203 6.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 725 24.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 89 3.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 116 4.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 539 18.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 94 3.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 166 5.7 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 281 9.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 248 8.5 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 90 3.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 372 12.7 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,923 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs) 31.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.9% were in primary school, 27.4% in secondary school and 18.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 7,799 83.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,823 20.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 868 9.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 591 6.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,738 63.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), 63.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,008 58.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,626 31.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 300 5.8 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 210 4.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,144 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 5,144 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs). Of these 58.5% were employed full time, 31.6% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 582 11.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 485 9.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 556 11.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 799 16.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,209 44.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 615 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,547 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,418 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs) was $615.

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

Unpaid work Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,725 78.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,560 35.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 931 12.8 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,492 20.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.3% provided care for children and 12.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,850 25.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,999 27.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,019 14.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 860 11.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), 27.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 812 31.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,386 53.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 367 14.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 26 1.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), 53.5% were couple families with children, 31.3% were couple families without children and 14.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs) 19.4% of single parents were male and 80.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,881 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,001 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,001 and those without children was $1,881.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 399 18.1 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 91 4.1 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 677 30.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 443 20.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 85 3.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 254 11.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 149 6.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 105 4.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 30.7% 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 Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,126 94.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 171 5.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), 94.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,009 96.2 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 79 2.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 35 1.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), 96.2% were separate houses, 2.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 61 2.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 320 10.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,541 49.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,168 37.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 32 1.0 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 10.2% had 2 bedrooms and 49.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 907 29.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,804 57.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 337 10.8 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 34 1.1 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 1.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), 29.0% were owned outright, 57.7% were owned with a mortgage and 10.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,521 80.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 538 17.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 68 2.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.6% were family households, 17.2% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), 16.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.7% 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 Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.2 -- 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 Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,651 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.8 -- 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 Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
None 67 2.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 754 24.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,350 43.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 877 28.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 79 2.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), 24.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.0% 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 Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 59 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 37 62.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 22 37.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), there were 59 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 37 (or 62.7%) were male and 22 (or 37.3%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mount Evelyn % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,562 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,562.

Mortgage and rent Mount Evelyn % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 381 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Mount Evelyn (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $381 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,950.

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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