2011 Census QuickStats

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Mount Victoria (L)

Code UCL121082 (UCL)
People 823
Male 422
Female 401
Median age 46
Families 207
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 537
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $888
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,216
Median weekly rent $230
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 Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 823 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 422 51.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 401 48.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 823 people in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 51.3% were male and 48.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 41 5.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 49 5.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 45 5.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 46 5.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 37 4.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 31 3.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 43 5.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 64 7.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 55 6.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 61 7.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 74 9.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 66 8.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 61 7.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 61 7.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 36 4.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 3.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 14 1.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 298 43.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 3.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 96 14.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 40 5.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 227 33.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 43.6% were married and 17.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 262 42.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 73 11.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 280 45.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 14 5.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 53 21.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 2.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 30 12.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 11 4.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 5 2.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 29 11.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 31 12.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 3.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 55 22.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 243 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.7% were in primary school, 18.9% in secondary school and 25.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 632 76.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 179 23.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 81 10.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 33 4.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 480 62.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 195 50.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 144 37.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 4.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 30 7.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 388 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 388 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 50.3% were employed full time, 37.1% were employed part-time and 7.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 65 18.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 37 10.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 40 11.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 65 18.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 128 36.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 18.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

Occupation Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 462 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,176 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 888 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $462.

Travel to work, top responses Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 530 77.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 183 26.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 78 11.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 165 24.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.8% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 141 20.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 194 28.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 105 15.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 92 13.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 90 43.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 81 39.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 35 17.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.3% were couple families with children, 43.7% were couple families without children and 17.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.2 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.8 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 15.2% of single parents were male and 84.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,791 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,465 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,465 and those without children was $1,791.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 25 14.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 4.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 38 22.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 9.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 19 11.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 50 29.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 6 3.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 4.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 14.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% 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 Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 351 68.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 165 32.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 68.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 32.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 350 100.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 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 Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 4.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 80 22.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 176 50.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 76 21.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 4.0% had 1 bedroom, 22.9% had 2 bedrooms and 50.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 142 40.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 124 35.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 79 22.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 1.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.7% were owned outright, 35.5% were owned with a mortgage and 22.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 205 58.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 130 36.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 17 4.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 58.2% were family households, 36.9% were single person households and 4.8% were group households.

Household income Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.1% 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 Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 230 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 11.6 -- 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 Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,216 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.2 -- 10.5 -- 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 Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 25 7.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 176 50.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 110 31.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 36 10.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 1.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 50.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.3% 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 Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 58.3 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 5 41.7 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 52 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 58.3%) were male and 5 (or 41.7%) were female. The median age was 52 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 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 $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Mount Victoria (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,040 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Mount Victoria (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,040.

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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