2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Wesburn

Code SSC21455 (SSC)
People 1,178
Male 598
Female 580
Median age 40
Families 320
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 461
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,031
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $250
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 Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,178 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 598 50.8 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 580 49.2 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 0.8 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,178 people in Wesburn (State Suburbs) of these 50.8% were male and 49.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 55 4.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 90 7.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 98 8.3 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 105 8.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 56 4.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 51 4.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 52 4.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 73 6.2 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 97 8.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 89 7.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 90 7.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 100 8.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 100 8.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 44 3.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 32 2.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 18 1.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 1.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 17 1.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wesburn (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 470 50.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 27 2.9 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 88 9.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 37 3.9 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 315 33.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wesburn (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.2% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wesburn (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 429 50.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 90 10.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 331 38.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wesburn (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 11 2.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 83 21.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 21 5.5 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 19 5.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 61 16.1 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 18 4.7 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 18 4.7 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 35 9.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 15 4.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 10 2.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 88 23.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 379 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wesburn (State Suburbs) 32.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.5% were in primary school, 25.9% in secondary school and 12.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 976 82.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 185 17.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 85 7.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 51 4.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 765 70.4 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), 70.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 320 55.1 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 194 33.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 39 6.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 28 4.8 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 581 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 581 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wesburn (State Suburbs). Of these 55.1% were employed full time, 33.4% were employed part-time and 4.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 77 14.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 56 10.2 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 55 10.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 94 17.1 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 228 41.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wesburn (State Suburbs), 14.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wesburn (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 463 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,192 -- 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 Wesburn (State Suburbs) was $463.

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

Unpaid work Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 657 70.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 295 31.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 109 11.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 168 17.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.4% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 199 21.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 213 22.7 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 119 12.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 126 13.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wesburn (State Suburbs), 22.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 108 33.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 155 48.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 53 16.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wesburn (State Suburbs), 48.4% were couple families with children, 33.8% were couple families without children and 16.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 9.6 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 90.4 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Wesburn (State Suburbs) 9.6% of single parents were male and 90.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,555 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,440 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,440 and those without children was $1,555.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 43 16.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 16 6.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 63 23.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 46 17.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 18 6.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 43 16.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 20 7.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 19 7.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.0% had both partners employed full-time, 6.0% had both employed part-time and 23.5% 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 Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 406 90.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 41 9.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), 90.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 371 91.2 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 4 1.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 32 7.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Wesburn (State Suburbs), 91.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flats, units or apartments and 7.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 1.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 24 5.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 58 14.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 187 46.1 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 116 28.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 17 4.2 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.9% had 1 bedroom, 14.3% had 2 bedrooms and 46.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 150 36.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 187 46.1 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 46 11.3 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 1.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 4.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wesburn (State Suburbs), 36.9% were owned outright, 46.1% were owned with a mortgage and 11.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 311 76.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 96 23.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.4% were family households, 23.6% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), 27.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.9% 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 Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.4 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.6 -- 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 Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.8 -- 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 Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
None 17 4.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 101 24.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 142 34.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 128 31.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 21 5.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), 24.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.3% 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 Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 70.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 30.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wesburn (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 70.0%) were male and 3 (or 30.0%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wesburn % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wesburn (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Wesburn % 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 1,420 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Wesburn (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 $1,420.

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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