2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Nerrina

Code SSC20999 (SSC)
People 849
Male 428
Female 421
Median age 38
Families 228
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 314
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,589
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Total 849 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 428 50.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 421 49.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 849 people in Nerrina (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 60 7.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 61 7.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 77 9.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 68 8.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 39 4.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 51 6.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 47 5.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 60 7.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 73 8.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 74 8.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 74 8.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 59 6.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 43 5.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 22 2.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 1.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 11 1.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 1.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 0.6 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Nerrina (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 384 59.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 22 3.4 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 45 6.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 14 2.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 183 28.2 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Nerrina (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.3% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 48 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Nerrina (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 353 60.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 46 7.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 188 32.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Nerrina (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 25 8.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 46 15.5 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 29 9.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 17 5.7 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 15 5.1 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 38 12.8 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 21 7.1 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 20 6.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 30 10.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 1.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 52 17.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 297 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Nerrina (State Suburbs) 34.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.6% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 17.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 773 91.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 68 8.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 43 5.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 32 3.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 675 82.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), 82.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 265 55.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 183 38.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 4.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 10 2.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 477 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 477 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Nerrina (State Suburbs). Of these 55.6% were employed full time, 38.4% were employed part-time and 2.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 76 16.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 47 10.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 55 11.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 62 13.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 204 43.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Nerrina (State Suburbs), 16.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Nerrina (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 683 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,731 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,589 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Nerrina (State Suburbs) was $683.

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

Unpaid work Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 507 78.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 252 38.9 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 80 12.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 170 26.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 38.9% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 169 26.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 173 26.7 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 86 13.3 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 78 12.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Nerrina (State Suburbs), 26.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 76 33.5 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 125 55.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 26 11.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Nerrina (State Suburbs), 55.1% were couple families with children, 33.5% were couple families without children and 11.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Nerrina (State Suburbs) 12.0% of single parents were male and 88.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,020 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,154 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,154 and those without children was $2,020.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 30 14.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 7.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 90 44.3 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 24 11.8 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 4.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 20 9.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 10 4.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 2.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.8% had both partners employed full-time, 7.4% had both employed part-time and 44.3% 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 Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 280 91.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 27 8.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), 91.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 278 98.9 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.1 185,737 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 Nerrina (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 1.1% 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 Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 7.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 121 43.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 130 46.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 2.9 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 7.2% had 2 bedrooms and 43.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 98 35.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 158 56.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 19 6.8 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 1.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Nerrina (State Suburbs), 35.1% were owned outright, 56.6% were owned with a mortgage and 6.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 230 81.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 49 17.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.6% were family households, 17.4% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), 12.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.6% 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 Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.5 -- 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 Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.7 -- 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 Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
None 5 1.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 72 25.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 121 43.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 72 25.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 3.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), 25.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.7% 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 Nerrina % 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 25 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Nerrina (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 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Nerrina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Nerrina (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Nerrina % 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 Nerrina (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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