2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Strath Creek

Code SSC21267 (SSC)
People 262
Male 144
Female 118
Median age 50
Families 69
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 184
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,075
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $170
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 Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Total 262 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 144 55.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 118 45.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 262 people in Strath Creek (State Suburbs) of these 55.0% were male and 45.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 4.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 6 2.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 6.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 11 4.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 4 1.5 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 5 1.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 6.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 9 3.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 26 9.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 15 5.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 25 9.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 25 9.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 33 12.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 33 12.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 3.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 3.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 50 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Strath Creek (State Suburbs) was 50 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 100 43.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 15 6.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 35 15.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 10 4.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 71 30.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Strath Creek (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.3% were married and 20.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 63 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 62 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 36 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Strath Creek (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 36 years.

Social marital status Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 85 43.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 31 15.7 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 81 41.1 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 59 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Strath Creek (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 8 12.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 14.5 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 9 14.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 6.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 4.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 14.5 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 9.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 14 22.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 62 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs) 22.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.3% were in primary school, 20.0% in secondary school and 16.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 217 83.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 46 18.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 6 2.4 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 11 4.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 185 74.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs), 74.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 89 60.1 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 40 27.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 13 8.8 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 4.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 148 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 148 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Strath Creek (State Suburbs). Of these 60.1% were employed full time, 27.0% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 8 5.6 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 9 6.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 23 16.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 12.6 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 74 51.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Strath Creek (State Suburbs), 5.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 54 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 56 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Strath Creek (State Suburbs) was 54 years and for people who were employed part-time was 56 years.

Occupation Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 442 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,097 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,075 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Strath Creek (State Suburbs) was $442.

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

Unpaid work Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 158 69.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 49 21.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 22 9.5 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 82 35.5 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.4% provided care for children and 9.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 35.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 39 17.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 66 28.8 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 27 11.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 25 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 Strath Creek (State Suburbs), 28.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% 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 Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 40 58.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 23 33.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 8.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Strath Creek (State Suburbs), 33.3% were couple families with children, 58.0% were couple families without children and 8.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,406 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,937 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,937 and those without children was $1,406.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 14 22.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 6.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 24.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 5 8.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 6.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 9 14.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 4 6.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 11.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.6% had both partners employed full-time, 6.5% had both employed part-time and 24.2% 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 Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 108 63.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 63 36.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs), 63.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 36.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 109 100.0 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 Strath Creek (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 Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 7.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 22 20.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 50 45.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 25 22.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 3.7 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.3% had 1 bedroom, 20.2% had 2 bedrooms and 45.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 54 48.6 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 30 27.0 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 19 17.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 4.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Strath Creek (State Suburbs), 48.6% were owned outright, 27.0% were owned with a mortgage and 17.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 70 63.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 35 31.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 4.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.6% were family households, 31.8% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

Household income Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.7 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs), 33.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.3% 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 Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 170 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 22 20.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 42 38.9 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 37 34.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 6.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Strath Creek (State Suburbs), 20.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.3% 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 Strath Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

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

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Strath Creek % 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 Strath Creek (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 Strath Creek % 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 Strath Creek (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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