2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Rawson

Code SSC21128 (SSC)
People 325
Male 158
Female 167
Median age 38
Families 89
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 175
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $666
Median monthly mortgage repayments $780
Median weekly rent $150
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 Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Total 325 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 158 48.6 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 167 51.4 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 325 people in Rawson (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 10.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 30 9.1 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 18 5.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 23 7.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 13 4.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 8 2.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 6.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 22 6.7 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 13 4.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 21 6.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 18 5.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 25 7.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 26 7.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 26 7.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 15 4.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 2.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.2 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Rawson (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 95 39.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 3.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 41 16.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 4.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 87 35.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Rawson (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 39.1% were married and 21.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 63 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 60 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Rawson (State Suburbs) was 63 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 90 42.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 47 22.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 76 35.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Rawson (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 22.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 64 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Rawson (State Suburbs) was 64 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 6.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 26 27.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 3.2 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 20 21.1 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 3.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 12.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 3.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 6.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 16.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 95 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Rawson (State Suburbs) 27.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.5% were in primary school, 24.2% in secondary school and 15.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 270 82.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 46 14.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 9.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 18 5.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 226 70.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Rawson (State Suburbs), 70.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Rawson % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 49 45.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 37 33.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 10.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 11.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 109 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 109 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Rawson (State Suburbs). Of these 45.0% were employed full time, 33.9% were employed part-time and 11.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 21.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 10 10.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 9 9.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 12 12.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 34 35.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Rawson (State Suburbs), 21.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Rawson % 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 Rawson (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 318 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 860 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 666 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Rawson (State Suburbs) was $318.

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

Unpaid work Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 171 70.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 83 34.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 32 13.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 55 22.5 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Rawson (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.3% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 44 18.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 55 22.7 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 28 11.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 45 18.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Rawson (State Suburbs), 22.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 36 40.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 37 41.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 18.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Rawson (State Suburbs), 41.6% were couple families with children, 40.4% were couple families without children and 18.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Rawson % 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 Rawson (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 Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 933 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,041 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rawson (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,041 and those without children was $933.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 8 11.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 10 14.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11 15.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 4.2 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 25 35.2 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 4 5.6 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 9.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Rawson (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 14.1% 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 Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 114 67.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 55 32.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Rawson (State Suburbs), 67.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 32.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 109 95.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 4.4 185,737 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 Rawson (State Suburbs), 95.6% were separate houses, 4.4% 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 Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.6 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 7.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 15.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 71 61.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 15 13.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Rawson (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.0% had 1 bedroom, 15.7% had 2 bedrooms and 61.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 57 50.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 32 28.1 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 16 14.0 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 4.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 3.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Rawson (State Suburbs), 50.0% were owned outright, 28.1% were owned with a mortgage and 14.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 85 75.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 28 24.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Rawson (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.2% were family households, 24.8% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 43.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rawson (State Suburbs), 43.8% 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 Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 780 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.3 -- 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 Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
None 6 5.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 43 37.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 42 36.5 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 18.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Rawson (State Suburbs), 37.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.3% 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 Rawson % 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 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Rawson (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 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Rawson % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

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

Mortgage and rent Rawson % 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 Rawson (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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