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Victory Heights (WA)

Code SSC50785 (SSC)
People 908
Male 486
Female 422
Median age 30
Families 226
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 351
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,892
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,625
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 908 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 486 53.5 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 422 46.5 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 121 13.3 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 908 people in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs) of these 53.5% were male and 46.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 13.3% of the population.

Age Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 66 7.3 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 67 7.4 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 91 10.0 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 82 9.0 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 83 9.1 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 66 7.3 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 78 8.6 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 69 7.6 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 81 8.9 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 74 8.1 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 64 7.0 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 37 4.1 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 23 2.5 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 8 0.9 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 1.1 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.3 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.3 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.4 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 30 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 282 41.0 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 15 2.2 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 49 7.1 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 21 3.1 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 321 46.7 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.0% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 243 41.4 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 110 18.7 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 234 39.9 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 43 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 15 4.8 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 70 22.2 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 17 5.4 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 2.2 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 36 11.4 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 2.9 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 2.2 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 5.1 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 2.2 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.9 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 125 39.7 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 315 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs) 34.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.0% were in primary school, 16.6% in secondary school and 6.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 628 69.2 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 206 26.1 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 61 7.7 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 32 4.1 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 491 62.2 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), 62.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 329 69.1 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 95 20.0 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 27 5.7 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 5.3 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 476 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 476 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs). Of these 69.1% were employed full time, 20.0% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 33 7.4 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 23 5.1 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 34 7.6 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 57 12.7 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 276 61.6 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), 7.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 61.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 866 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 2,258 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,892 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs) was $866.

Travel to work, top responses Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 430 62.8 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 182 26.6 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 55 8.0 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 98 14.3 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.6% provided care for children and 8.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 159 23.2 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 142 20.7 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 63 9.2 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 65 9.5 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), 20.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 68 30.1 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 119 52.7 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 35 15.5 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.8 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), 52.7% were couple families with children, 30.1% were couple families without children and 15.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 32.4 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 67.6 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs) 32.4% of single parents were male and 67.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 3,146 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,675 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,675 and those without children was $3,146.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 58 31.0 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 2.7 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 38 20.3 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 39 20.9 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 2.1 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 7 3.7 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 15 8.0 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 21 11.2 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.0% had both partners employed full-time, 2.7% had both employed part-time and 20.3% 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 Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 286 90.2 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 31 9.8 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), 90.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 237 83.2 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 11 3.9 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 37 13.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), 83.2% were separate houses, 3.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.1 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.1 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 40 14.0 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 124 43.5 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 103 36.1 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 4.2 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 14.0% had 2 bedrooms and 43.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 43 15.0 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 141 49.1 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 92 32.1 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 11 3.8 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), 15.0% were owned outright, 49.1% were owned with a mortgage and 32.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 220 77.5 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 55 19.4 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 3.2 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.5% were family households, 19.4% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.1 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 23.8 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), 16.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 23.8% 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 Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 8.9 -- 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 Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 10.2 -- 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 Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
None 25 8.8 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 62 21.8 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 95 33.3 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 85 29.8 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 6.3 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), 21.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.8% 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 Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 124 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 68 54.8 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 56 45.2 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), there were 124 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 68 (or 54.8%) were male and 56 (or 45.2%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.1 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.8 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,687 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.1, with 1.8 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,687.

Mortgage and rent Victory Heights (WA) % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 273 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,750 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Victory Heights (WA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $273 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,750.

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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