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Woodside (Vic.)

Code SSC21496 (SSC)
People 488
Male 260
Female 228
Median age 51
Families 147
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 388
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $773
Median monthly mortgage repayments $650
Median weekly rent $165
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 488 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 260 53.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 228 46.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.8 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 488 people in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 53.3% were male and 46.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 15 3.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 33 6.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 33 6.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 29 5.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 5 1.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 10 2.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 14 2.9 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 25 5.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 5.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 31 6.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 51 10.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 72 14.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 45 9.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 33 6.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 26 5.3 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 16 3.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 2.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 2.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 51 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 218 53.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 5.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 52 12.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 22 5.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 90 22.2 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.8% were married and 18.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 34 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 34 years.

Social marital status Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 196 53.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 41 11.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 131 35.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 50 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 50 years.

Education Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 9 8.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 36 31.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 10 8.8 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 18 15.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 8.0 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 4 3.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 24 21.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 113 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 22.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.9% were in primary school, 23.9% in secondary school and 4.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 422 86.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 70 14.8 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 24 5.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 22 4.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 357 75.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 75.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 133 57.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 72 31.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 17 7.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 10 4.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 232 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 232 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.3% were employed full time, 31.0% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 22 9.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 27 12.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 30 13.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 30 13.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 99 44.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 55 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 51 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and for people who were employed part-time was 51 years.

Occupation Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 433 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 994 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 773 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $433.

Travel to work, top responses Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 294 72.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 91 22.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 45 11.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 122 30.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.5% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 74 18.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 94 23.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 52 12.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 70 17.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 23.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 80 54.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 43 29.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 23 15.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 29.5% were couple families with children, 54.8% were couple families without children and 15.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 26.1% of single parents were male and 73.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,275 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,458 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,458 and those without children was $1,275.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 16 13.1 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 7.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 25 20.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 21 17.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 5.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 24 19.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 9 7.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 11 9.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.1% had both partners employed full-time, 7.4% had both employed part-time and 20.5% 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 Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 207 55.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 168 44.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 55.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 44.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 202 96.7 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.4 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 1.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 96.7% were separate houses, 1.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 2.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 41 19.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 95 45.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 63 30.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.9 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 19.6% had 2 bedrooms and 45.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 120 57.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 52 24.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 30 14.3 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 3.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 57.1% were owned outright, 24.8% were owned with a mortgage and 14.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 144 68.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 61 29.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 1.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.9% were family households, 29.2% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 39.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.9% 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 Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 165 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.1 -- 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 Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 650 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 1.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 54 25.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 91 43.5 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 53 25.4 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 3.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 25.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.4% 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 Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 45 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 45 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 533 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $533.

Mortgage and rent Woodside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Woodside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 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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