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Kyneton

Code UCL215040 (UCL)
People 4,460
Male 2,100
Female 2,360
Median age 42
Families 1,132
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,007
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $900
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,408
Median weekly rent $200
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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Total 4,460 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,100 47.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,360 52.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 0.3 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,460 people in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.1% were male and 52.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 285 6.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 274 6.1 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 239 5.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 273 6.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 205 4.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 194 4.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 240 5.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 277 6.2 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 339 7.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 286 6.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 296 6.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 273 6.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 289 6.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 244 5.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 219 4.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 183 4.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 168 3.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 177 4.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,584 43.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 159 4.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 368 10.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 357 9.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,194 32.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 43.3% were married and 14.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,401 44.4 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 335 10.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,417 44.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 59 5.1 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 197 17.1 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 124 10.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 10 0.9 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 159 13.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 82 7.1 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 39 3.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 72 6.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 84 7.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 44 3.8 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 283 24.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,153 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.7% were in primary school, 24.3% in secondary school and 13.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 3,818 85.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 550 13.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 281 6.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 181 4.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,144 75.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), 75.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,082 54.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 675 34.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 130 6.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 86 4.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,973 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,973 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 54.8% were employed full time, 34.2% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 224 11.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 200 10.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 247 13.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 278 14.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 810 42.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), 11.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 473 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,201 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 900 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities) was $473.

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

Unpaid work Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,513 68.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 981 26.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 441 12.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 807 22.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.8% provided care for children and 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, 22.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 686 18.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 900 24.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 487 13.3 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 439 12.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 467 41.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 423 37.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 222 19.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 19 1.7 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.4% were couple families with children, 41.3% were couple families without children and 19.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities) 17.3% of single parents were male and 82.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,619 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,888 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,888 and those without children was $1,619.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 138 15.5 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 4.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 215 24.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 138 15.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 51 5.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 202 22.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 53 6.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 53 6.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 15.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 24.2% 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,739 89.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 216 11.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,495 86.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 61 3.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 157 9.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 26 1.5 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.0% were separate houses, 3.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 53 3.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 361 20.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 955 54.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 333 19.2 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 31 1.8 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 Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 20.8% had 2 bedrooms and 54.9% 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 640 36.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 544 31.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 507 29.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 45 2.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.8% were owned outright, 31.3% were owned with a mortgage and 29.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,113 64.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 574 33.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 52 3.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 64.0% were family households, 33.0% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.4 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.4% 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.4 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.6 -- 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,408 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
None 167 9.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 707 40.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 556 32.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 253 14.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 55 3.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.6% 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 Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 26.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 11 73.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 26.7%) were male and 11 (or 73.3%) were female. The median age was 9 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.9 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Kyneton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 230 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Kyneton (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $230 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,000.

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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