2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Tatong

Code SSC21312 (SSC)
People 350
Male 178
Female 172
Median age 50
Families 116
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 180
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $991
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $50
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 Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Total 350 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 178 50.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 172 49.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 350 people in Tatong (State Suburbs) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 6.3 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 20 5.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 4.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 26 7.5 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 4 1.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 11 3.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 5.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 16 4.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 18 5.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 29 8.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 38 10.9 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 8.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 43 12.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 23 6.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 19 5.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 2.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 50 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tatong (State Suburbs) was 50 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 196 67.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 11 3.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 21 7.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 4 1.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 60 20.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tatong (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 67.1% were married and 9.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tatong (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 175 66.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 27 10.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 62 23.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Tatong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tatong (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 8 9.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 7 8.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 8.2 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 7.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 10 11.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 4.7 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 9.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 14.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 3.5 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 4.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 18.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 85 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tatong (State Suburbs) 24.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.8% were in primary school, 26.2% in secondary school and 15.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 303 87.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 44 12.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 28 8.2 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 18 5.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 251 73.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Tatong (State Suburbs), 73.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tatong % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 126 61.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 62 30.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 5.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 2.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 204 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 204 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tatong (State Suburbs). Of these 61.8% were employed full time, 30.4% were employed part-time and 2.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 23 11.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 10.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 16 8.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 30 15.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 95 48.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tatong (State Suburbs), 11.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 55 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tatong (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 55 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 513 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,115 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 991 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

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

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

Unpaid work Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 230 78.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 82 28.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 38 13.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 118 40.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Tatong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.0% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 40.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 43 14.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 94 32.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 47 16.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 47 16.1 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tatong (State Suburbs), 32.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 69 60.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 34 29.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 9 7.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.6 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tatong (State Suburbs), 29.6% were couple families with children, 60.0% were couple families without children and 7.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 42.9 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 57.1 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Tatong (State Suburbs) 42.9% of single parents were male and 57.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,125 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,542 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tatong (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,542 and those without children was $1,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 17 16.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 5.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 30 28.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 13.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 7.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 18 17.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 6 5.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 5.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Tatong (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.7% had both employed part-time and 28.6% 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 Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 139 77.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 41 22.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Tatong (State Suburbs), 77.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 139 100.0 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 Tatong (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 Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 4.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 14.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 59 42.1 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 55 39.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tatong (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.3% had 1 bedroom, 14.3% had 2 bedrooms and 42.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 65 46.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 61 43.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 13 9.4 515,586 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 0 0.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tatong (State Suburbs), 46.8% were owned outright, 43.9% were owned with a mortgage and 9.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 112 80.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 25 17.9 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Tatong (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.0% were family households, 17.9% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tatong (State Suburbs), 24.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.0% 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 Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 50 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.3 -- 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 Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 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 Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 22 15.9 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 64 46.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 48 34.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Tatong (State Suburbs), 15.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.8% 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 Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 4 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 5 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tatong (State Suburbs), there were 4 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 5 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tatong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tatong (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Tatong % 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 1,274 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Tatong (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 $1,274.

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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