2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Wandiligong

Code SSC21411 (SSC)
People 296
Male 155
Female 141
Median age 46
Families 77
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 183
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,031
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,018
Median weekly rent $170
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Total 296 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 155 52.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 141 47.6 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 296 people in Wandiligong (State Suburbs) of these 52.4% were male and 47.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 6.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 23 7.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 22 7.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 19 6.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 3 1.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 10 3.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 7 2.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 15 5.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 24 8.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 21 7.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 27 9.1 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 21 7.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 19 6.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 7.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 17 5.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 2.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 17 5.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wandiligong (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 133 56.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 3.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 20 8.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 6.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 58 24.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wandiligong (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.6% were married and 13.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 46 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wandiligong (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 46 years.

Social marital status Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 110 55.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 17 8.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 73 36.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 68 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wandiligong (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 8.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 37 49.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 19 25.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 12.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 5.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 0 0.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 75 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs) 25.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 49.3% were in primary school, 25.3% in secondary school and 12.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 235 79.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 58 20.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 23 8.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 16 5.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 191 66.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs), 66.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 61 48.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 47 37.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 6.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 8.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 127 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 127 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wandiligong (State Suburbs). Of these 48.0% were employed full time, 37.0% were employed part-time and 8.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 15 12.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 9 7.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 22 18.6 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 17 14.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 50 42.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wandiligong (State Suburbs), 12.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wandiligong (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 489 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,284 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,031 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wandiligong (State Suburbs) was $489.

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

Unpaid work Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 189 80.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 70 30.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 27 11.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 67 28.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.0% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 48 20.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 71 30.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 39 16.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 32 13.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wandiligong (State Suburbs), 30.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 30 39.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 37 48.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 13.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wandiligong (State Suburbs), 48.1% were couple families with children, 39.0% were couple families without children and 13.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 33.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 66.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs) 33.3% of single parents were male and 66.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,250 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,928 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,928 and those without children was $2,250.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 7 11.1 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 12.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 16 25.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 12.7 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 6.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 22.2 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 6 9.5 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 Wandiligong (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.1% had both partners employed full-time, 12.7% had both employed part-time and 25.4% 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 Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 109 61.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 69 38.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs), 61.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 38.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wandiligong % 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 Wandiligong (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 Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 4.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 26 23.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 56 50.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 23 20.9 521,664 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 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.5% had 1 bedroom, 23.6% had 2 bedrooms and 50.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 49.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 43 38.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 10 9.0 515,586 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 0 0.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wandiligong (State Suburbs), 49.5% were owned outright, 38.7% were owned with a mortgage and 9.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 73 65.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 38 34.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.8% were family households, 34.2% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs), 33.0% 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 Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 170 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,018 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.0 -- 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 Wandiligong % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 2.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 39 35.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 45 41.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 22 20.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Wandiligong (State Suburbs), 35.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.2% 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 Wandiligong % 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 Wandiligong (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 Wandiligong % 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 Wandiligong (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 Wandiligong % 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 Wandiligong (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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