2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Nyah

Code SSC21043 (SSC)
People 483
Male 251
Female 232
Median age 44
Families 130
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 250
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $696
Median monthly mortgage repayments $689
Median weekly rent $130
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Total 483 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 251 52.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 232 48.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 1.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 483 people in Nyah (State Suburbs) of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 26 5.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 28 5.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 38 7.9 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 33 6.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 15 3.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 19 3.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 33 6.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 20 4.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 41 8.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 25 5.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 45 9.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 20 4.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 37 7.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 37 7.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 23 4.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 29 6.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 1.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Nyah (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 212 53.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 4.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 40 10.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 25 6.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 100 25.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Nyah (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.8% were married and 14.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 62 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Nyah (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 188 50.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 31 8.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 150 40.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Nyah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Nyah (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 13 9.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 27 19.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 6.6 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 32 23.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 5.1 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 6 4.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 2.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 35 25.7 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 136 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Nyah (State Suburbs) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.5% were in primary school, 27.9% in secondary school and 7.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 408 84.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 53 11.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 12 2.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 9 2.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 371 83.4 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Nyah (State Suburbs), 83.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Nyah % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 117 58.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 61 30.5 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 6.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 10 5.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 200 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 200 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Nyah (State Suburbs). Of these 58.5% were employed full time, 30.5% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 26 14.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 17 9.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 19 10.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 34 18.6 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 80 43.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Nyah (State Suburbs), 14.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Nyah (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 406 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 971 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 696 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Nyah (State Suburbs) was $406.

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

Unpaid work Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 274 69.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 98 24.9 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 48 12.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 89 22.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Nyah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.9% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 69 17.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 95 24.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 52 13.2 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 15.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Nyah (State Suburbs), 24.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 65 49.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 47 35.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 12.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.3 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Nyah (State Suburbs), 35.9% were couple families with children, 49.6% were couple families without children and 12.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Nyah (State Suburbs) 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,275 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,545 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Nyah (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,545 and those without children was $1,275.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 17 14.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.6 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 30 26.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 12 10.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 3.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 33 28.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 8 7.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 7.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Nyah (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.8% had both partners employed full-time, 2.6% had both employed part-time and 26.1% 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 Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 212 89.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 26 10.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Nyah (State Suburbs), 89.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 180 84.9 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 1.4 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 29 13.7 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Nyah (State Suburbs), 84.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 13.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 3.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 9.4 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 33 15.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 105 49.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 36 17.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 5.2 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Nyah (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 9.4% had 1 bedroom, 15.6% had 2 bedrooms and 49.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 94 44.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 60 28.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 39 18.5 515,586 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 18 8.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Nyah (State Suburbs), 44.5% were owned outright, 28.4% were owned with a mortgage and 18.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 128 60.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 71 33.5 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 13 6.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Nyah (State Suburbs), of all households, 60.4% were family households, 33.5% were single person households and 6.1% were group households.

Household income Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.9 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Nyah (State Suburbs), 39.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 130 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.1 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.9 -- 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 Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 689 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 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 Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
None 18 8.5 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 52 24.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 83 39.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 42 19.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 17 8.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Nyah (State Suburbs), 24.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.8% 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 Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 57.1 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 42.9 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 11 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Nyah (State Suburbs), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 57.1%) were male and 3 (or 42.9%) were female. The median age was 11 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Nyah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Nyah % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 170 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,209 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Nyah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $170 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,209.

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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