2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Whorouly

Code SSC21469 (SSC)
People 519
Male 263
Female 256
Median age 43
Families 146
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 253
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $961
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Total 519 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 263 50.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 256 49.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 1.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 519 people in Whorouly (State Suburbs) of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 26 5.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 26 5.0 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 40 7.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 42 8.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 20 3.8 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 12 2.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 3.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 33 6.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 44 8.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 43 8.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 58 11.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 36 6.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 23 4.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 22 4.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 20 3.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 27 5.2 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 24 4.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 1.2 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Whorouly (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 245 58.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 1.4 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 28 6.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 23 5.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 119 28.3 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Whorouly (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.2% were married and 8.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Whorouly (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 231 59.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 31 7.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 128 32.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Whorouly (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Whorouly (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 12 8.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 34 24.5 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 5.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 24 17.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 20 14.4 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 6 4.3 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 5.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 25 18.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 139 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Whorouly (State Suburbs) 27.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.4% were in primary school, 31.7% in secondary school and 10.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 439 84.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 97 19.8 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 18 3.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 3.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 360 73.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Whorouly (State Suburbs), 73.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 148 54.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 102 37.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 15 5.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 3.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 274 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 274 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Whorouly (State Suburbs). Of these 54.0% were employed full time, 37.2% were employed part-time and 3.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 38 14.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 32 11.9 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 35 13.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 32 11.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 110 41.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Whorouly (State Suburbs), 14.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 463 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,271 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 961 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Whorouly (State Suburbs) was $463.

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

Unpaid work Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 327 77.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 121 28.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 65 15.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 123 29.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Whorouly (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.7% provided care for children and 15.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 29.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 108 25.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 101 24.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 61 14.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 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 Whorouly (State Suburbs), 24.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.5% 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 Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 61 41.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 69 46.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 15 10.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Whorouly (State Suburbs), 46.6% were couple families with children, 41.2% were couple families without children and 10.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.7 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.3 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Whorouly (State Suburbs) 26.7% of single parents were male and 73.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,536 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,399 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Whorouly (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,399 and those without children was $1,536.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 26 19.5 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 9.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 40 30.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 9.8 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 7.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 15 11.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 8 6.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 6.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Whorouly (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.5% had both partners employed full-time, 9.0% had both employed part-time and 30.1% 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 Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 193 79.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 49 20.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Whorouly (State Suburbs), 79.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 193 100.0 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 Whorouly (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 Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 2.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 12 6.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 114 59.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 54 28.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 3.6 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Whorouly (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 6.2% had 2 bedrooms and 59.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 107 54.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 50 25.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 29 14.9 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 3.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Whorouly (State Suburbs), 54.9% were owned outright, 25.6% were owned with a mortgage and 14.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 151 77.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 43 22.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Whorouly (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.8% were family households, 22.2% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.5 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Whorouly (State Suburbs), 29.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.5% 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 Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 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 Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.0 -- 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 Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
None 7 3.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 37 19.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 77 40.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 66 34.4 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 2.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Whorouly (State Suburbs), 19.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.4% 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 Whorouly % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 5 100.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Whorouly (State Suburbs), there were 5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 5 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Whorouly % 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 Whorouly (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 Whorouly % 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 Whorouly (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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