2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Quambatook

Code SSC21120 (SSC)
People 361
Male 181
Female 180
Median age 46
Families 91
Average children per family 2.3
All private dwellings 183
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $794
Median monthly mortgage repayments $570
Median weekly rent $60
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Total 361 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 181 50.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 180 49.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 2.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 361 people in Quambatook (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 21 5.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 26 7.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 30 8.3 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 20 5.5 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 5 1.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 11 3.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 12 3.3 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 18 5.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 20 5.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 30 8.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 31 8.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 23 6.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 31 8.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 30 8.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 11 3.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 21 5.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 3.3 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 2.8 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Quambatook (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 158 55.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 2.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 23 8.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 22 7.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 76 26.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Quambatook (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.1% were married and 11.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 65 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Quambatook (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 146 54.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 10 3.7 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 111 41.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Quambatook (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 7.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 27 31.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 3.5 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 8 9.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 21 24.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 4.7 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 7.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 8 9.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 86 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Quambatook (State Suburbs) 24.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 43.0% were in primary school, 29.1% in secondary school and 8.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 343 94.8 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 14 3.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 8 2.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 10 2.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 323 91.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), 91.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 3.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 105 66.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 41 25.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 9 5.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 2.5 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 159 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 159 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Quambatook (State Suburbs). Of these 66.0% were employed full time, 25.8% were employed part-time and 2.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 16 10.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 11 7.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 15 10.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 12 8.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 90 60.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Quambatook (State Suburbs), 10.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 60.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 52 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Quambatook (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 52 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 389 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 838 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 794 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Quambatook (State Suburbs) was $389.

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

Unpaid work Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 195 67.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 75 26.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 41 14.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 129 44.5 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.0% provided care for children and 14.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 44.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 43 14.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 81 28.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 29 10.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 45 15.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Quambatook (State Suburbs), 28.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 43 47.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 32 35.2 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 17.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Quambatook (State Suburbs), 35.2% were couple families with children, 47.3% were couple families without children and 17.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Quambatook % 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 Quambatook (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 Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,410 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,275 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,275 and those without children was $1,410.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 22 28.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 19.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 12 15.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 17 21.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 3 3.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 3.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), of couple families, 28.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 19.2% 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 Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 146 79.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 37 20.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), 79.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 142 97.9 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 2.1 185,737 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 Quambatook (State Suburbs), 97.9% were separate houses, 2.1% 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 Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 4.1 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 6.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 70 47.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 53 36.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 4.8 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.1% had 1 bedroom, 6.8% had 2 bedrooms and 47.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 78 53.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 35 24.1 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 26 17.9 515,586 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 6 4.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Quambatook (State Suburbs), 53.8% were owned outright, 24.1% were owned with a mortgage and 17.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 91 63.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 47 32.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 4.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.2% were family households, 32.6% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

Household income Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 42.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), 42.4% 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 Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 60 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 570 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
None 6 4.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 42 28.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 50 34.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 41 28.1 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 4.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), 28.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.1% 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 Quambatook % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 8 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 37.5 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 5 62.5 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 11 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Quambatook (State Suburbs), there were 8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 37.5%) were male and 5 (or 62.5%) 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 Quambatook % 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 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 250 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Quambatook (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $250.

Mortgage and rent Quambatook % 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 Quambatook (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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