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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Sebastopol (Vic.)

Code SSC21198 (SSC)
People 9,399
Male 4,454
Female 4,945
Median age 36
Families 2,322
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 4,299
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $764
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,202
Median weekly rent $190
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 9,399 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,454 47.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,945 52.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 152 1.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,399 people in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 653 6.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 541 5.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 538 5.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 638 6.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 807 8.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 713 7.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 630 6.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 594 6.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 492 5.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 599 6.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 481 5.1 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 503 5.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 526 5.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 416 4.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 359 3.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 355 3.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 288 3.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 264 2.8 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,797 36.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 294 3.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 863 11.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 716 9.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,999 39.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 36.5% were married and 15.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,489 36.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 774 11.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,510 51.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 36.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 140 4.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 461 16.1 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 152 5.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 37 1.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 452 15.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 98 3.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 44 1.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 160 5.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 343 12.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 89 3.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 890 31.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,866 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.6% were in primary school, 20.7% in secondary school and 17.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 7,886 83.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 978 11.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 480 5.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 294 3.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,793 79.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 79.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,228 56.9 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,198 30.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 228 5.8 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 263 6.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,917 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,917 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 56.9% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 6.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 453 12.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 344 9.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 400 10.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 845 23.1 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,388 38.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 12.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 36 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

Occupation Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 430 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 958 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 764 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $430.

Travel to work, top responses Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,888 63.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,098 27.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 956 12.5 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,109 14.5 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.4% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,538 20.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,705 22.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 814 10.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 827 10.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 22.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 867 37.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 800 34.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 601 25.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 55 2.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 34.4% were couple families with children, 37.3% were couple families without children and 25.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 14.1% of single parents were male and 85.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,487 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,643 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,643 and those without children was $1,487.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 287 17.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 41 2.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 302 18.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 287 17.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 105 6.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 452 27.2 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 93 5.6 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 96 5.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.3% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 18.2% 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 Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,819 93.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 280 6.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 93.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,912 76.3 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 105 2.7 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 797 20.9 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 0.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 76.3% were separate houses, 2.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 20.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 201 5.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 869 22.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,165 56.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 475 12.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 105 2.8 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.3% had 1 bedroom, 22.8% had 2 bedrooms and 56.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,137 29.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,207 31.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,318 34.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 26 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 131 3.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 29.8% were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 34.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,290 60.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,339 35.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 189 5.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 60.0% were family households, 35.1% were single person households and 5.0% were group households.

Household income Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 37.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.2% 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 Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 190 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.5 -- 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 Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,202 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 426 11.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,561 40.9 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,151 30.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 516 13.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 166 4.3 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 40.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.5% 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 Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 151 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 69 45.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 82 54.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 151 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 69 (or 45.7%) were male and 82 (or 54.3%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Sebastopol (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 722 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $722.

Mortgage and rent Sebastopol (Vic.) % 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 780 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Sebastopol (Vic.) (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 $780.

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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