2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Murrabit

Code SSC20960 (SSC)
People 330
Male 165
Female 165
Median age 48
Families 97
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 194
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $735
Median monthly mortgage repayments $789
Median weekly rent $88
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Total 330 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 165 50.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 165 50.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 330 people in Murrabit (State Suburbs) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 19 5.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 19 5.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 15 4.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 18 5.5 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 7 2.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 11 3.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 11 3.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 23 7.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 25 7.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 28 8.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 28 8.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 35 10.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 36 11.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 25 7.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 9 2.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 2.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 10 3.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Murrabit (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 155 57.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 4.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 26 9.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 5.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 60 22.3 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Murrabit (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.6% were married and 14.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 43 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Murrabit (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 43 years.

Social marital status Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 141 57.8 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 25 10.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 78 32.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Murrabit (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Murrabit (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 24 39.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 4.9 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 13 21.3 193,776 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 3 4.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 18 29.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 61 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Murrabit (State Suburbs) 19.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 44.3% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 6.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 291 89.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 22 7.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 4.9 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 12 3.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 260 84.1 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Murrabit (State Suburbs), 84.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 95 62.1 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 49 32.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 9 5.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 0 0.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 153 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 153 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Murrabit (State Suburbs). Of these 62.1% were employed full time, 32.0% were employed part-time and 0.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 16 10.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 8.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 22 14.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 16 10.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 81 53.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Murrabit (State Suburbs), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 53.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 53 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Murrabit (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 53 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 456 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 964 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 735 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Murrabit (State Suburbs) was $456.

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

Unpaid work Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 200 74.3 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 82 30.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 28 10.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 105 38.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Murrabit (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.4% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 38.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 45 16.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 77 28.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 42 15.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 37 13.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Murrabit (State Suburbs), 28.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 59 60.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 26 26.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 12 12.4 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Murrabit (State Suburbs), 26.8% were couple families with children, 60.8% were couple families without children and 12.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Murrabit (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 766 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 924 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Murrabit (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $924 and those without children was $766.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 17 20.5 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.6 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 18 21.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 9.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 4.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 23 27.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 5 6.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 6.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Murrabit (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 21.7% 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 Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 137 73.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 50 26.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Murrabit (State Suburbs), 73.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 26.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 133 97.1 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 2.9 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Murrabit (State Suburbs), 97.1% were separate houses, 2.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 5.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 14.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 63 45.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 44 31.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 2.9 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 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Murrabit (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.8% had 1 bedroom, 14.4% had 2 bedrooms and 45.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 69 50.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 39 28.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 24 17.4 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Murrabit (State Suburbs), 50.0% were owned outright, 28.3% were owned with a mortgage and 17.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 99 71.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 40 28.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Murrabit (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.2% were family households, 28.8% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.4 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Murrabit (State Suburbs), 38.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.4% 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 Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 88 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.0 -- 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 Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 789 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
None 7 5.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 26 18.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 70 50.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 32 23.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Murrabit (State Suburbs), 18.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 50.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.2% 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 Murrabit % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Murrabit (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Murrabit % 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 Murrabit (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 Murrabit % 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 Murrabit (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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