2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Numurkah

Code SSC21039 (SSC)
People 4,768
Male 2,322
Female 2,446
Median age 43
Families 1,246
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 2,158
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $796
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $160
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 Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Total 4,768 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,322 48.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,446 51.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 60 1.3 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,768 people in Numurkah (State Suburbs) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 299 6.3 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 316 6.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 333 7.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 316 6.6 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 224 4.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 216 4.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 244 5.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 260 5.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 304 6.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 273 5.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 322 6.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 300 6.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 304 6.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 274 5.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 217 4.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 203 4.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 170 3.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 192 4.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Numurkah (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,954 51.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 138 3.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 321 8.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 353 9.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,048 27.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Numurkah (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.2% were married and 12.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Numurkah (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,731 50.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 311 9.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,357 39.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Numurkah (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 72 5.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 184 13.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 208 15.5 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 0.4 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 195 14.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 121 9.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 21 1.6 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 108 8.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 58 4.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 35 2.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 336 25.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,344 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Numurkah (State Suburbs) 28.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.6% were in primary school, 25.1% in secondary school and 12.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 4,218 88.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 428 9.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 222 5.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 157 3.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,672 82.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), 82.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,168 57.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 622 30.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 152 7.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 107 5.2 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,049 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,049 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Numurkah (State Suburbs). Of these 57.0% were employed full time, 30.4% were employed part-time and 5.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 226 11.6 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 181 9.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 222 11.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 279 14.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 884 45.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Numurkah (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 433 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,050 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 796 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Numurkah (State Suburbs) was $433.

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

Unpaid work Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,624 68.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,074 28.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 451 11.8 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 942 24.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 727 19.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 913 23.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 492 12.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 494 13.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Numurkah (State Suburbs), 23.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 551 44.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 501 40.2 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 189 15.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Numurkah (State Suburbs), 40.2% were couple families with children, 44.2% were couple families without children and 15.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Numurkah (State Suburbs) 13.3% of single parents were male and 86.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,675 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,792 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,792 and those without children was $1,675.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 190 18.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 34 3.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 231 22.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 138 13.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 51 4.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 262 25.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 68 6.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 71 6.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 22.1% 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 Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,853 88.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 231 11.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), 88.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,618 87.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 36 1.9 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 174 9.4 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 21 1.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Numurkah (State Suburbs), 87.4% were separate houses, 1.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 14 0.8 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 40 2.2 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 329 17.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,028 55.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 405 21.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 35 1.9 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.2% had 1 bedroom, 17.8% had 2 bedrooms and 55.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 736 39.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 580 31.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 471 25.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 15 0.8 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 48 2.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Numurkah (State Suburbs), 39.8% were owned outright, 31.4% were owned with a mortgage and 25.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,231 66.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 582 31.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 39 2.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.5% were family households, 31.4% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.1 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), 38.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.1% 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 Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.4 -- 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 Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.9 -- 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 Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
None 123 6.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 674 36.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 649 35.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 345 18.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 61 3.3 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), 36.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.6% 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 Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 62 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 26 41.9 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 36 58.1 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Numurkah (State Suburbs), there were 62 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 26 (or 41.9%) were male and 36 (or 58.1%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 820 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $820.

Mortgage and rent Numurkah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 163 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 856 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Numurkah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $163 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $856.

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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