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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Sedgwick

Code SSC21200 (SSC)
People 487
Male 245
Female 242
Median age 45
Families 132
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 180
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,477
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $68
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Total 487 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 245 50.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 242 49.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 1.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 487 people in Sedgwick (State Suburbs) of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 5.2 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 41 8.5 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 50 10.3 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 39 8.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 16 3.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 0 0.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 11 2.3 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 30 6.2 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 35 7.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 55 11.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 48 9.9 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 30 6.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 41 8.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 36 7.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 3.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 0.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Sedgwick (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 229 61.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 4 1.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 34 9.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 9 2.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 95 25.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Sedgwick (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.7% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 91 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Sedgwick (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 196 60.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 40 12.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 89 27.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 22 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Sedgwick (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 9 5.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 34 19.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 19 11.1 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 12 7.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 27 15.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 5.8 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 11 6.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 5.3 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 5.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 3.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 25 14.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 171 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs) 34.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.8% were in primary school, 28.5% in secondary school and 10.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 428 88.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 53 11.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 6.2 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 12 2.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 374 79.9 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), 79.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 147 58.1 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 95 37.5 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 5 2.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 2.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 253 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 253 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Sedgwick (State Suburbs). Of these 58.1% were employed full time, 37.5% were employed part-time and 2.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 36 14.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 10.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 37 14.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 35 14.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 112 44.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Sedgwick (State Suburbs), 14.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Sedgwick (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 693 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,607 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,477 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Sedgwick (State Suburbs) was $693.

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

Unpaid work Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 297 80.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 138 37.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 56 15.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 123 33.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 37.3% provided care for children and 15.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 33.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 61 16.4 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 116 31.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 63 16.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 15.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Sedgwick (State Suburbs), 31.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 52 39.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 73 55.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 7 5.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Sedgwick (State Suburbs), 55.3% were couple families with children, 39.4% were couple families without children and 5.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Sedgwick % 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 Sedgwick (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 Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,042 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,042 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 34 27.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 8.9 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 35 28.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 16 12.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 2.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 12 9.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 3 2.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 8.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.4% had both partners employed full-time, 8.9% had both employed part-time and 28.2% 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 Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 158 91.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 15 8.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), 91.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 159 100.0 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 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 Sedgwick (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.9 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 3.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 12 7.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 51 32.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 82 51.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 2.5 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 7.6% had 2 bedrooms and 32.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 71 44.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 73 46.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 11 7.0 515,586 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 3 1.9 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Sedgwick (State Suburbs), 44.9% were owned outright, 46.2% were owned with a mortgage and 7.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 135 86.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 22 14.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), of all households, 86.0% were family households, 14.0% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), 20.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 15.0% 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 Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 68 -- 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 Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.6 -- 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 Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 1.9 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 24 15.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 79 49.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 54 33.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), 15.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 49.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.8% 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 Sedgwick % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Sedgwick (State Suburbs), there were 5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Sedgwick % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 5,000 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Sedgwick (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $5,000.

Mortgage and rent Sedgwick % 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 2,500 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Sedgwick (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 $2,500.

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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