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Warragul

Code UCL213014 (UCL)
People 13,081
Male 6,163
Female 6,918
Median age 39
Families 3,561
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 5,697
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $979
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,363
Median weekly rent $210
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Total 13,081 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,163 47.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 6,918 52.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 113 0.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 13,081 people in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.1% were male and 52.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 897 6.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 820 6.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 930 7.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 929 7.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 737 5.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 769 5.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 705 5.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 771 5.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 861 6.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 845 6.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 900 6.9 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 812 6.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 811 6.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 639 4.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 552 4.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 429 3.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 347 2.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 327 2.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,274 50.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 303 2.9 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 885 8.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 772 7.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,196 30.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 50.6% were married and 11.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,853 50.8 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 801 8.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,906 40.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 231 6.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 655 17.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 236 6.5 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 172 4.7 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 390 10.7 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 288 7.9 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 294 8.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 316 8.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 298 8.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 83 2.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 693 19.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,656 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.1% were in primary school, 26.6% in secondary school and 16.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 11,218 85.8 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,815 14.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 869 7.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 592 4.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 9,159 73.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), 73.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Warragul % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,444 55.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,999 32.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 393 6.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 334 5.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,170 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 6,170 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 55.8% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 742 12.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 610 10.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 651 11.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 939 16.1 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,503 42.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), 12.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 524 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,284 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 979 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities) was $524.

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

Unpaid work Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 7,693 73.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,135 30.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,292 12.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,490 23.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.1% provided care for children and 12.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,278 21.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,609 25.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,460 14.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,345 12.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,451 40.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,435 40.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 623 17.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 53 1.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.3% were couple families with children, 40.7% were couple families without children and 17.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities) 16.3% of single parents were male and 83.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,777 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,131 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,131 and those without children was $1,777.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 467 16.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 116 4.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 730 25.3 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 435 15.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 174 6.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 610 21.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 191 6.6 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 163 5.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 16.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 25.3% 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 Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,098 91.4 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 480 8.6 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,356 85.5 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 391 7.7 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 300 5.9 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 49 1.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.5% were separate houses, 7.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.9% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 94 1.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 947 18.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,445 48.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,489 29.2 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 113 2.2 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 18.6% had 2 bedrooms and 48.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,917 37.6 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,703 33.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,279 25.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 40 0.8 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 156 3.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.6% were owned outright, 33.4% were owned with a mortgage and 25.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,536 69.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,447 28.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 112 2.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 69.4% were family households, 28.4% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.7% 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 Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 210 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.8 -- 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 Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,363 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
None 390 7.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,860 36.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,874 36.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 809 15.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 163 3.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.9% 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 Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 112 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 48 42.9 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 64 57.1 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 112 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 48 (or 42.9%) were male and 64 (or 57.1%) 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 Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,020 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,020.

Mortgage and rent Warragul % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,738 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Warragul (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,738.

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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