2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Ringwood North

Code SSC21146 (SSC)
People 9,657
Male 4,806
Female 4,851
Median age 40
Families 2,728
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,467
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,690
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,842
Median weekly rent $321
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Total 9,657 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,806 49.8 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,851 50.2 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 0.3 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,657 people in Ringwood North (State Suburbs) of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 574 5.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 654 6.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 666 6.9 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 698 7.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 615 6.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 421 4.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 484 5.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 685 7.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 739 7.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 749 7.8 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 768 8.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 646 6.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 601 6.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 491 5.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 360 3.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 216 2.2 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 148 1.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 140 1.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ringwood North (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,556 58.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 164 2.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 470 6.1 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 338 4.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,240 28.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ringwood North (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.7% were married and 8.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ringwood North (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,213 58.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 427 5.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,566 35.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ringwood North (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 207 7.2 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 599 20.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 175 6.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 92 3.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 362 12.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 170 5.9 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 217 7.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 190 6.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 459 15.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 71 2.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 351 12.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,893 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs) 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.9% were in primary school, 25.9% in secondary school and 22.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 7,487 77.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,652 28.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 768 8.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 506 5.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,375 57.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), 57.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 28.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,060 57.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,756 33.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 297 5.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 191 3.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,304 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,304 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ringwood North (State Suburbs). Of these 57.7% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 686 13.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 556 10.9 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 510 10.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 694 13.6 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,368 46.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ringwood North (State Suburbs), 13.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ringwood North (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 662 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,919 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,690 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ringwood North (State Suburbs) was $662.

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

Unpaid work Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,035 77.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,469 31.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 939 12.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,805 23.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.8% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,904 24.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,220 28.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,063 13.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 850 10.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ringwood North (State Suburbs), 28.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 888 32.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,484 54.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 335 12.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 20 0.7 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ringwood North (State Suburbs), 54.4% were couple families with children, 32.6% were couple families without children and 12.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.6 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.4 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs) 18.6% of single parents were male and 81.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,210 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,607 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,607 and those without children was $2,210.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 458 19.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 86 3.6 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 682 28.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 391 16.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 142 6.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 362 15.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 137 5.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 111 4.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 28.8% 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 Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,220 94.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 186 5.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), 94.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,037 94.3 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 124 3.8 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 61 1.9 250,493 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 Ringwood North (State Suburbs), 94.3% were separate houses, 3.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 0.4 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 230 7.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,390 43.2 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,549 48.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 36 1.1 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 7.1% had 2 bedrooms and 43.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,312 40.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,489 46.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 359 11.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 48 1.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ringwood North (State Suburbs), 40.7% were owned outright, 46.2% were owned with a mortgage and 11.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,686 83.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 487 15.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 49 1.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.4% were family households, 15.1% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), 13.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.3% 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 Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 321 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.9 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.1 -- 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 Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,842 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.0 -- 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 Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
None 78 2.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 791 24.6 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,515 47.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 786 24.4 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 51 1.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), 24.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.4% 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 Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 29 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 17 58.6 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 12 41.4 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ringwood North (State Suburbs), there were 29 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 17 (or 58.6%) were male and 12 (or 41.4%) 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 Ringwood North % 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 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,166 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,166.

Mortgage and rent Ringwood North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 185 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,379 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Ringwood North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $185 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,379.

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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