2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Yarck

Code SSC21527 (SSC)
People 548
Male 275
Female 273
Median age 48
Families 152
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 314
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $995
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,322
Median weekly rent $125
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 Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Total 548 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 275 50.2 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 273 49.8 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.7 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 548 people in Yarck (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 35 6.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 24 4.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 25 4.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 27 4.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 21 3.8 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 9 1.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 24 4.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 27 4.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 56 10.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 27 4.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 46 8.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 40 7.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 57 10.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 51 9.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 47 8.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 19 3.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 1.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Yarck (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 287 62.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 14 3.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 38 8.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 20 4.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 98 21.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Yarck (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.8% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Yarck (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 244 62.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 36 9.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 110 28.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Yarck (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 53 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Yarck (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 9 6.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 22 15.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 16 11.6 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 30 21.7 193,776 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 11 8.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 9 6.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 41 29.7 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 138 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Yarck (State Suburbs) 25.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.3% were in primary school, 21.7% in secondary school and 8.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 460 83.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 62 12.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 33 6.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 29 5.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 385 75.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Yarck (State Suburbs), 75.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Yarck % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 141 52.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 82 30.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 39 14.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 8 3.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 270 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 270 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yarck (State Suburbs). Of these 52.2% were employed full time, 30.4% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 23 8.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 24 9.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 42 15.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 6.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 122 46.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Yarck (State Suburbs), 8.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Yarck (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 482 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,144 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 995 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yarck (State Suburbs) was $482.

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

Unpaid work Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 345 75.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 110 24.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 49 10.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 162 35.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Yarck (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.2% provided care for children and 10.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 35.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 77 17.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 126 27.8 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 71 15.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 68 15.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yarck (State Suburbs), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 85 55.9 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 54 35.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 13 8.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Yarck (State Suburbs), 35.5% were couple families with children, 55.9% were couple families without children and 8.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Yarck (State Suburbs) 23.1% of single parents were male and 76.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,160 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yarck (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $1,160.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 27 18.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 4.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 32 22.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 5.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 6.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 34 23.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 16 11.1 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 11 7.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Yarck (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 22.2% 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 Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 202 66.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 100 33.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Yarck (State Suburbs), 66.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 33.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 198 98.0 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 4 2.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Yarck (State Suburbs), 98.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.5 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 4.4 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 29 14.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 99 48.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 58 28.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 2.5 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Yarck (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.4% had 1 bedroom, 14.3% had 2 bedrooms and 48.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 122 59.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 53 26.0 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 21 10.3 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 2.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Yarck (State Suburbs), 59.8% were owned outright, 26.0% were owned with a mortgage and 10.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 150 74.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 45 22.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 3.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Yarck (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.3% were family households, 22.3% were single person households and 3.5% were group households.

Household income Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.4 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yarck (State Suburbs), 29.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.4% 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 Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 125 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.9 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.1 -- 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 Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,322 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 1.5 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 44 21.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 84 40.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 69 33.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Yarck (State Suburbs), 21.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.5% 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 Yarck % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 51 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Yarck (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 51 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Yarck % 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 Yarck (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 Yarck % 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 Yarck (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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