2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Swanpool

Code SSC21290 (SSC)
People 512
Male 248
Female 264
Median age 49
Families 159
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 273
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $927
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $140
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 Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Total 512 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 248 48.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 264 51.6 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 512 people in Swanpool (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 4.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 24 4.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 32 6.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 21 4.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 25 4.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 17 3.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 3.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 26 5.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 28 5.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 36 7.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 44 8.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 60 11.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 50 9.8 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 39 7.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 25 4.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 21 4.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 11 2.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 2.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Swanpool (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 255 59.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 12 2.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 39 9.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 19 4.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 107 24.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Swanpool (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.0% were married and 12.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Swanpool (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 238 59.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 47 11.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 112 28.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Swanpool (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 48 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Swanpool (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 48 years.

Education Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 8 7.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 26 24.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 6.7 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.9 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 9 8.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 13 12.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 5.7 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 8.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 5.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 18 17.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 105 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Swanpool (State Suburbs) 20.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.2% were in primary school, 26.7% in secondary school and 14.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 444 86.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 81 16.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 28 5.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 24 4.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 363 73.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Swanpool (State Suburbs), 73.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 145 52.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 92 33.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 25 9.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 14 5.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 276 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 276 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Swanpool (State Suburbs). Of these 52.5% were employed full time, 33.3% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 26 10.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 29 11.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 36 13.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 37 14.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 104 39.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Swanpool (State Suburbs), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 51 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Swanpool (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 51 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 509 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,042 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 927 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Swanpool (State Suburbs) was $509.

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

Unpaid work Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 329 76.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 118 27.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 59 13.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 132 30.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Swanpool (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.2% provided care for children and 13.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 81 18.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 108 25.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 77 17.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 63 14.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Swanpool (State Suburbs), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 85 53.5 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 63 39.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 6.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Swanpool (State Suburbs), 39.6% were couple families with children, 53.5% were couple families without children and 6.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Swanpool % 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 Swanpool (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 Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,681 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Swanpool (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,681 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 26 17.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 6.1 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 32 21.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 9.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 8.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 31 20.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 10 6.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 8.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Swanpool (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.6% had both partners employed full-time, 6.1% had both employed part-time and 21.6% 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 Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 206 75.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 67 24.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Swanpool (State Suburbs), 75.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 24.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 204 98.6 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 3 1.4 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Swanpool (State Suburbs), 98.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 3.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 24 11.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 103 49.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 70 33.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.4 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Swanpool (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 11.5% had 2 bedrooms and 49.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 111 53.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 63 30.1 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 24 11.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.9 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 3.3 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Swanpool (State Suburbs), 53.1% were owned outright, 30.1% were owned with a mortgage and 11.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 157 75.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 45 21.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 2.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Swanpool (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.5% were family households, 21.6% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Swanpool (State Suburbs), 25.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.8% 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 Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 140 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.5 -- 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 Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 36 17.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 92 44.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 72 35.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Swanpool (State Suburbs), 17.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 35.0% 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 Swanpool % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 100.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 47 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Swanpool (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 3 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 47 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Swanpool % 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 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Swanpool (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 $0.

Mortgage and rent Swanpool % 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 Swanpool (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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