2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Tatura East

Code SSC21314 (SSC)
People 284
Male 145
Female 139
Median age 41
Families 82
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 106
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,303
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Total 284 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 145 51.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 139 48.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.1 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 284 people in Tatura East (State Suburbs) of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 4.3 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 16 5.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 24 8.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 28 9.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 6.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 21 7.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 12 4.3 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 17 6.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 28 9.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 21 7.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 16 5.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 21 7.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 8.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 6 2.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 6 2.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 3.2 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tatura East (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 127 54.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 4.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 14 6.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 4 1.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 77 33.2 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tatura East (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.7% were married and 9.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tatura East (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 110 52.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 20 9.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 79 37.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Tatura East (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 51 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tatura East (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 51 years.

Education Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 10 10.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 18 18.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 3.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 10 10.2 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 11 11.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 6.1 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 7.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 4.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 5 5.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 24 24.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 98 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tatura East (State Suburbs) 34.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.6% were in primary school, 27.6% in secondary school and 14.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 248 87.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 46 17.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 17 6.4 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 13 4.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 189 71.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Tatura East (State Suburbs), 71.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 95 58.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 39 24.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 9.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 7.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 162 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 162 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tatura East (State Suburbs). Of these 58.6% were employed full time, 24.1% were employed part-time and 7.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 8 5.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 7 4.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 21 14.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 23 15.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 75 50.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tatura East (State Suburbs), 5.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 4.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 23 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tatura East (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 23 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 632 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,424 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,303 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tatura East (State Suburbs) was $632.

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

Unpaid work Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 155 67.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 68 29.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 19 8.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 65 28.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Tatura East (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.7% provided care for children and 8.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 51 22.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 46 20.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 25 10.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 32 14.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tatura East (State Suburbs), 20.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 28 34.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 41 50.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 13 15.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tatura East (State Suburbs), 50.0% were couple families with children, 34.1% were couple families without children and 15.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Tatura East (State Suburbs) 30.8% of single parents were male and 69.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,136 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tatura East (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,136 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 22 33.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 20 30.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 6 9.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 6.2 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 9 13.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 4 6.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Tatura East (State Suburbs), of couple families, 33.8% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 30.8% 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 Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 91 88.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 12 11.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Tatura East (State Suburbs), 88.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 91 100.0 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 Tatura East (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 Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 3.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 4.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 6 6.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 38 41.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 38 41.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 3.3 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 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tatura East (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.3% had 1 bedroom, 6.5% had 2 bedrooms and 41.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 31 33.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 30 32.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 29 31.2 515,586 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 3.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tatura East (State Suburbs), 33.3% were owned outright, 32.3% were owned with a mortgage and 31.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 77 82.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 16 17.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Tatura East (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.8% were family households, 17.2% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.1 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tatura East (State Suburbs), 20.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.1% 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 Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 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 Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 3.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 14 15.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 28 30.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 40 44.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 6.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Tatura East (State Suburbs), 15.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 44.0% 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 Tatura East % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tatura East (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tatura East % 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 Tatura East (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 Tatura East % 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 Tatura East (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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