2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Yarrawonga (Vic.)

Code SSC21535 (SSC)
People 7,057
Male 3,403
Female 3,654
Median age 47
Families 1,869
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,394
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $808
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,387
Median weekly rent $190
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 7,057 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,403 48.2 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,654 51.8 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 54 0.8 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,057 people in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 408 5.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 426 6.0 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 419 5.9 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 412 5.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 238 3.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 277 3.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 270 3.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 430 6.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 411 5.8 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 404 5.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 386 5.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 458 6.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 519 7.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 533 7.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 485 6.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 386 5.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 307 4.4 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 286 4.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 28.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,206 55.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 188 3.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 486 8.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 581 10.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,348 23.2 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.2% were married and 11.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,706 55.4 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 400 8.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,777 36.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 102 5.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 265 13.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 242 12.6 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 0.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 247 12.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 144 7.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 15 0.8 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 106 5.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 59 3.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 26 1.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 715 37.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,927 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 27.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.6% were in primary school, 21.1% in secondary school and 8.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 5,932 84.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 644 10.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 310 4.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 177 2.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,274 82.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 82.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,543 56.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 868 31.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 194 7.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 122 4.5 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,727 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,727 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 56.6% were employed full time, 31.8% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 344 13.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 228 8.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 299 11.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 426 16.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,114 42.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 435 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 986 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 808 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $435.

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

Unpaid work Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,774 64.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,336 23.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 698 12.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,290 22.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.0% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 959 16.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,332 22.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 796 13.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 686 11.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 960 51.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 624 33.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 259 13.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 25 1.3 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 33.4% were couple families with children, 51.4% were couple families without children and 13.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 16.8% of single parents were male and 83.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,631 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,843 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,843 and those without children was $1,631.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 249 15.7 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 44 2.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 342 21.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 165 10.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 74 4.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 536 33.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 85 5.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 87 5.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 21.6% 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 Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,697 85.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 455 14.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 85.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,121 78.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 201 7.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 304 11.3 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 60 2.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 78.6% were separate houses, 7.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.3% were flats, units or apartments and 2.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 86 3.2 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 546 20.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,355 50.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 649 24.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 53 2.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 20.3% had 2 bedrooms and 50.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,155 42.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 767 28.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 675 25.0 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 18 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 82 3.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 42.8% were owned outright, 28.4% were owned with a mortgage and 25.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,849 68.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 802 29.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 46 1.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.6% were family households, 29.7% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

Household income Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 36.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.6% 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 Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 190 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,387 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 181 6.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,081 40.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 976 36.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 358 13.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 100 3.7 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 40.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.3% 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 Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 55 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 26 47.3 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 29 52.7 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 55 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 26 (or 47.3%) were male and 29 (or 52.7%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 833 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.7, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $833.

Mortgage and rent Yarrawonga (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 360 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,400 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Yarrawonga (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $360 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,400.

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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