2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Wandong

Code SSC21415 (SSC)
People 1,294
Male 675
Female 619
Median age 37
Families 345
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 452
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,527
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,899
Median weekly rent $170
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,294 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 675 52.2 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 619 47.8 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 1.1 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,294 people in Wandong (State Suburbs) of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 87 6.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 86 6.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 124 9.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 102 7.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 70 5.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 63 4.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 56 4.3 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 127 9.8 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 93 7.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 117 9.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 107 8.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 83 6.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 76 5.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 44 3.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 34 2.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 17 1.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 0.4 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.2 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wandong (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 533 53.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 30 3.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 77 7.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 20 2.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 336 33.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wandong (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.5% were married and 10.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 38 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wandong (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 494 53.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 109 11.7 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 329 35.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Wandong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wandong (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 25 6.2 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 104 25.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 26 6.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 5 1.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 58 14.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 43 10.6 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 1.7 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 29 7.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 29 7.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 9 2.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 70 17.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 405 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wandong (State Suburbs) 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.6% were in primary school, 26.4% in secondary school and 14.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,127 87.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 215 17.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 94 7.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 54 4.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 887 71.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Wandong (State Suburbs), 71.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wandong % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 428 60.9 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 211 30.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 33 4.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 31 4.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 703 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 703 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wandong (State Suburbs). Of these 60.9% were employed full time, 30.0% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 74 11.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 65 9.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 69 10.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 103 15.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 323 48.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wandong (State Suburbs), 11.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wandong (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 605 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,625 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,527 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wandong (State Suburbs) was $605.

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

Unpaid work Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 764 76.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 353 35.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 106 10.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 187 18.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Wandong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.4% provided care for children and 10.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 235 23.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 253 25.4 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 148 14.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 128 12.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wandong (State Suburbs), 25.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 105 30.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 197 57.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 43 12.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wandong (State Suburbs), 57.1% were couple families with children, 30.4% were couple families without children and 12.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.5 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 74.5 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Wandong (State Suburbs) 25.5% of single parents were male and 74.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,022 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,260 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wandong (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,260 and those without children was $2,022.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 66 21.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 4.9 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 91 29.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 54 17.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 3.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 35 11.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 21 6.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 12 3.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Wandong (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 29.7% 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 Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 407 92.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 34 7.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Wandong (State Suburbs), 92.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 387 95.3 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 6 1.5 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 13 3.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Wandong (State Suburbs), 95.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 3.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 2.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 2.4 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 26 6.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 177 43.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 178 43.5 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 2.2 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wandong (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.4% had 1 bedroom, 6.4% had 2 bedrooms and 43.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 130 31.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 225 55.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 39 9.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 2.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wandong (State Suburbs), 31.9% were owned outright, 55.3% were owned with a mortgage and 9.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 334 82.1 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 61 15.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 2.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Wandong (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.1% were family households, 15.0% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wandong (State Suburbs), 17.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.2% 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 Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 170 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,899 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.2 -- 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 Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
None 5 1.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 71 17.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 154 38.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 162 40.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 13 3.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Wandong (State Suburbs), 17.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 40.0% 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 Wandong % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 17 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 35.3 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 11 64.7 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wandong (State Suburbs), there were 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 35.3%) were male and 11 (or 64.7%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wandong % 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 2,750 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wandong (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 $2,750.

Mortgage and rent Wandong % 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 Wandong (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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