2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Toolern Vale

Code SSC21347 (SSC)
People 879
Male 449
Female 430
Median age 44
Families 241
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 373
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,268
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Total 879 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 449 51.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 430 48.9 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 879 people in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs) of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 43 4.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 60 6.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 57 6.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 48 5.5 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 59 6.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 38 4.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 38 4.3 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 45 5.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 71 8.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 66 7.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 84 9.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 85 9.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 66 7.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 60 6.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 26 3.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 1.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 0.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 11 1.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 378 52.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 26 3.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 79 10.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 22 3.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 220 30.3 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.1% were married and 14.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 353 52.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 76 11.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 238 35.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 7 3.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 34 14.5 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 29 12.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 13 5.6 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 23 9.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 19 8.1 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 7.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 5.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 11 4.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 66 28.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 234 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs) 26.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.9% were in primary school, 25.1% in secondary school and 10.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 691 78.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 223 27.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 48 5.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 28 3.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 526 63.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), 63.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 279 58.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 145 30.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 25 5.2 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 29 6.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 478 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 478 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs). Of these 58.4% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 6.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 50 11.1 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 47 10.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 52 11.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 53 11.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 220 48.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 614 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,655 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,268 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs) was $614.

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

Unpaid work Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 533 73.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 209 28.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 85 11.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 126 17.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.8% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 150 20.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 198 27.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 90 12.4 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 95 13.1 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), 27.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 94 39.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 123 51.2 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 20 8.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), 51.2% were couple families with children, 39.2% were couple families without children and 8.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Toolern Vale % 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 Toolern Vale (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 Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,218 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,218 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 40 18.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 6.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 54 24.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 33 15.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 6.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 38 17.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 17 7.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 3.2 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.3% had both partners employed full-time, 6.4% had both employed part-time and 24.8% 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 Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 312 88.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 42 11.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), 88.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 299 95.2 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6 1.9 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 1.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), 95.2% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.9% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 3.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 5.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 134 42.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 137 43.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 2.9 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 5.8% had 2 bedrooms and 42.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 143 45.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 118 37.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 38 12.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.3 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 3.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), 45.7% were owned outright, 37.7% were owned with a mortgage and 12.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 234 74.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 69 22.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 3.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.8% were family households, 22.0% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), 20.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.8% 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 Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.7 -- 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 Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Toolern Vale % Victoria % Australia %
None 12 3.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 50 16.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 110 35.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 131 41.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 3.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Toolern Vale (State Suburbs), 16.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 41.9% 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 Toolern Vale % 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 Toolern Vale (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 Toolern Vale % 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 Toolern Vale (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 Toolern Vale % 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 Toolern Vale (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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