2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Shepparton East

Code SSC21212 (SSC)
People 1,171
Male 616
Female 555
Median age 39
Families 318
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 427
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,190
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,623
Median weekly rent $160
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,171 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 616 52.6 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 555 47.4 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 0.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,171 people in Shepparton East (State Suburbs) of these 52.6% were male and 47.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 64 5.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 98 8.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 107 9.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 95 8.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 54 4.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 41 3.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 62 5.3 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 75 6.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 90 7.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 102 8.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 91 7.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 77 6.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 71 6.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 48 4.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 39 3.3 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 25 2.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 23 2.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 0.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Shepparton East (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 558 61.9 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 24 2.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 45 5.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 35 3.9 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 239 26.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Shepparton East (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.9% were married and 7.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 61 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Shepparton East (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 508 61.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 58 7.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 265 31.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Shepparton East (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 24 6.2 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 85 22.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 29 7.5 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 54 14.0 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 39 10.1 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 19 4.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 26 6.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 15 3.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 9 2.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 86 22.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 386 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs) 33.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.7% were in primary school, 29.2% in secondary school and 10.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 929 79.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 320 29.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 64 5.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 28 2.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 686 62.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), 62.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 357 60.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 175 29.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 37 6.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 19 3.2 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 588 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 588 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Shepparton East (State Suburbs). Of these 60.7% were employed full time, 29.8% were employed part-time and 3.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 69 12.1 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 46 8.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 61 10.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 86 15.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 274 47.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Shepparton East (State Suburbs), 12.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Shepparton East (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 513 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,330 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,190 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Shepparton East (State Suburbs) was $513.

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

Unpaid work Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 599 66.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 255 28.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 100 11.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 143 15.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 176 19.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 194 21.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 124 13.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 104 11.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Shepparton East (State Suburbs), 21.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 118 37.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 168 52.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 29 9.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Shepparton East (State Suburbs), 52.8% were couple families with children, 37.1% were couple families without children and 9.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.2 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.8 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs) 22.2% of single parents were male and 77.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,515 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $1,515.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 70 24.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 4.9 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 74 25.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 39 13.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 11 3.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 41 14.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 19 6.6 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 19 6.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 25.8% 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 Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 371 88.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 47 11.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), 88.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 367 99.2 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.8 185,737 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 Shepparton East (State Suburbs), 99.2% were separate houses, 0.8% 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 Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.8 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 28 7.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 172 46.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 159 43.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 2.2 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 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 7.6% had 2 bedrooms and 46.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 158 42.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 138 37.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 58 15.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.1 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 11 3.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Shepparton East (State Suburbs), 42.8% were owned outright, 37.4% were owned with a mortgage and 15.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 306 83.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 58 15.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 1.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.2% were family households, 15.8% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), 18.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.0% 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 Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 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 Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,623 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
None 16 4.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 71 19.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 147 39.9 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 129 35.1 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 1.4 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), 19.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 35.1% 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 Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 9 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 44.4 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 5 55.6 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Shepparton East (State Suburbs), there were 9 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 44.4%) were male and 5 (or 55.6%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,041 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.5, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,041.

Mortgage and rent Shepparton East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 335 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Shepparton East (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $335 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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