2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Niddrie

Code SSC21018 (SSC)
People 4,876
Male 2,311
Female 2,565
Median age 39
Families 1,336
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,065
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,452
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Total 4,876 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,311 47.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,565 52.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 0.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,876 people in Niddrie (State Suburbs) of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 343 7.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 303 6.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 289 5.9 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 279 5.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 293 6.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 265 5.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 344 7.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 396 8.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 409 8.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 371 7.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 311 6.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 251 5.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 237 4.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 142 2.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 157 3.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 156 3.2 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 177 3.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 151 3.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Niddrie (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,974 50.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 106 2.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 299 7.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 303 7.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,263 32.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Niddrie (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.0% were married and 10.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Niddrie (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,868 49.8 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 280 7.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,605 42.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Niddrie (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Niddrie (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 86 6.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 142 10.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 223 16.7 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 19 1.4 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 138 10.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 152 11.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 38 2.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 96 7.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 172 12.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 35 2.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 232 17.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,333 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Niddrie (State Suburbs) 27.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.8% were in primary school, 24.6% in secondary school and 20.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 3,661 75.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,729 36.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 332 7.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 221 4.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,404 51.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Niddrie (State Suburbs), 51.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,589 62.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 719 28.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 146 5.8 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 85 3.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,539 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,539 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Niddrie (State Suburbs). Of these 62.6% were employed full time, 28.3% were employed part-time and 3.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 258 10.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 251 10.2 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 211 8.6 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 411 16.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,182 48.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Niddrie (State Suburbs), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Niddrie (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 631 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,846 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,452 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Niddrie (State Suburbs) was $631.

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

Unpaid work Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,849 72.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,134 28.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 510 12.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 602 15.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Niddrie (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.7% provided care for children and 12.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 935 23.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,071 27.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 453 11.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 389 9.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Niddrie (State Suburbs), 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 441 33.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 651 48.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 212 15.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 32 2.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Niddrie (State Suburbs), 48.7% were couple families with children, 33.0% were couple families without children and 15.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.5 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.5 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Niddrie (State Suburbs) 11.5% of single parents were male and 88.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,411 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,424 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Niddrie (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,424 and those without children was $2,411.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 244 22.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 41 3.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 255 23.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 174 16.0 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 45 4.1 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 189 17.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 75 6.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 67 6.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Niddrie (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 23.4% 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 Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,858 92.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 161 8.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Niddrie (State Suburbs), 92.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,392 75.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 277 14.9 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 181 9.7 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 0.4 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Niddrie (State Suburbs), 75.0% were separate houses, 14.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 0.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 361 19.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,066 57.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 376 20.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 39 2.1 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 Niddrie (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.8% had 1 bedroom, 19.5% had 2 bedrooms and 57.4% 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 Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 752 40.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 666 35.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 366 19.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.3 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 68 3.7 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Niddrie (State Suburbs), 40.5% were owned outright, 35.9% were owned with a mortgage and 19.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,320 71.1 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 487 26.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 50 2.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Niddrie (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.1% were family households, 26.2% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Niddrie (State Suburbs), 22.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.9% 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 Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.8 -- 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 Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
None 151 8.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 630 33.9 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 754 40.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 263 14.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 58 3.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Niddrie (State Suburbs), 33.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.2% 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 Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 40.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 6 60.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 37 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Niddrie (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 40.0%) were male and 6 (or 60.0%) were female. The median age was 37 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Niddrie % 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 3,062 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Niddrie (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 $3,062.

Mortgage and rent Niddrie % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 480 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Niddrie (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $480 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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