2011 Census QuickStats

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Lancefield

Code UCL215041 (UCL)
People 1,262
Male 631
Female 631
Median age 41
Families 342
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 554
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,058
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,488
Median weekly rent $215
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,262 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 631 50.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 631 50.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,262 people in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 89 7.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 79 6.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 88 7.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 79 6.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 78 6.2 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 64 5.1 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 73 5.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 79 6.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 78 6.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 92 7.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 110 8.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 100 7.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 77 6.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 82 6.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 35 2.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 23 1.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 23 1.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 14 1.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 469 46.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 38 3.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 109 10.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 46 4.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 341 34.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 46.8% were married and 14.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 420 46.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 102 11.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 379 42.1 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 27 7.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 66 18.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 31 8.6 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 1.7 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 43 11.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 20 5.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 3.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 31 8.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 18 5.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 1.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 102 28.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 362 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.5% were in primary school, 21.3% in secondary school and 13.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,049 83.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 167 14.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 78 6.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 73 6.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 847 72.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 72.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 346 56.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 175 28.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 45 7.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 43 7.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 609 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 609 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 56.8% were employed full time, 28.7% were employed part-time and 7.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 59 10.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 46 8.2 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 69 12.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 98 17.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 248 44.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 513 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,227 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,058 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) was $513.

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

Unpaid work Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 738 73.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 309 30.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 120 11.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 240 23.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.7% provided care for children and 11.9% 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 218 21.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 233 23.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 149 14.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 136 13.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 135 39.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 131 38.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 68 19.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 2.1 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.4% were couple families with children, 39.6% were couple families without children and 19.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.7 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.3 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities) 12.7% of single parents were male and 87.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,760 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,087 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,087 and those without children was $1,760.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 51 18.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 2.6 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 65 24.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 46 17.0 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 4.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 53 19.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 18 6.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 17 6.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 18.9% had both partners employed full-time, 2.6% had both employed part-time and 24.1% 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 483 90.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 50 9.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 450 93.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 1.2 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 10 2.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 15 3.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.6% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 3.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 23 4.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 64 13.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 264 55.1 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 115 24.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 2.7 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 Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 4.8% had 1 bedroom, 13.4% had 2 bedrooms and 55.1% 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 172 35.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 214 44.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 79 16.4 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 3.3 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.8% were owned outright, 44.5% were owned with a mortgage and 16.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 331 69.1 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 135 28.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 13 2.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 69.1% were family households, 28.2% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.9% 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 215 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.0 -- 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,488 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.1 -- 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
None 12 2.5 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 158 32.9 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 194 40.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 102 21.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 2.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.2% 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 47 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 47 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

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

In Lancefield (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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