2011 Census QuickStats

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Camperdown

Code UCL215016 (UCL)
People 2,938
Male 1,393
Female 1,545
Median age 45
Families 762
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,428
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $781
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $160
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 Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Total 2,938 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,393 47.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,545 52.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 1.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,938 people in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 199 6.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 170 5.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 161 5.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 194 6.6 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 122 4.2 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 130 4.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 158 5.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 145 4.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 170 5.8 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 190 6.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 196 6.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 181 6.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 213 7.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 170 5.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 173 5.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 136 4.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 123 4.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 107 3.6 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,172 48.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 100 4.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 184 7.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 278 11.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 677 28.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 48.6% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,063 49.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 171 8.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 906 42.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 45 5.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 102 13.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 117 15.4 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 109 14.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 86 11.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 0.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 55 7.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 55 7.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 31 4.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 157 20.7 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 760 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.6% were in primary school, 25.8% in secondary school and 14.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,664 90.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 207 7.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 114 4.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 75 2.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,390 85.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 663 54.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 442 36.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 73 5.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 49 4.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,227 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,227 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 54.0% were employed full time, 36.0% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 164 13.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 141 11.9 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 137 11.6 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 158 13.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 510 43.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 432 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,045 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 781 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities) was $432.

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

Unpaid work Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,643 68.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 622 25.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 330 13.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 660 27.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.8% provided care for children and 13.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 412 17.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 602 25.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 334 13.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 294 12.2 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 352 46.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 272 35.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 129 16.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 1.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.7% were couple families with children, 46.2% were couple families without children and 16.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,483 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,702 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,702 and those without children was $1,483.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 91 14.5 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 28 4.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 164 26.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 69 11.0 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 33 5.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 180 28.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 33 5.3 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 29 4.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 14.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 26.2% 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 Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,205 86.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 194 13.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,102 91.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 16 1.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 82 6.8 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.6% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 34 2.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 219 18.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 696 57.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 226 18.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 26 2.2 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.8% had 1 bedroom, 18.2% had 2 bedrooms and 57.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 562 46.6 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 314 26.1 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 290 24.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 36 3.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), 46.6% were owned outright, 26.1% were owned with a mortgage and 24.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 756 62.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 406 33.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 41 3.4 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 62.8% were family households, 33.7% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.6% 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 Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
None 123 10.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 430 35.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 438 36.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 163 13.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 49 4.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.5% 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 Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 28 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 22 78.6 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 6 21.4 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 28 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 22 (or 78.6%) were male and 6 (or 21.4%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 941 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $941.

Mortgage and rent Camperdown % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 160 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Camperdown (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $160 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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