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Warracknabeal

Code UCL215084 (UCL)
People 2,340
Male 1,126
Female 1,214
Median age 49
Families 602
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,171
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $694
Median monthly mortgage repayments $758
Median weekly rent $135
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 Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Total 2,340 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,126 48.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,214 51.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 1.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,340 people in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 127 5.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 109 4.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 145 6.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 137 5.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 97 4.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 100 4.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 80 3.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 113 4.8 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 129 5.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 154 6.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 198 8.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 157 6.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 178 7.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 124 5.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 121 5.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 124 5.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 125 5.3 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 123 5.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 26.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 973 49.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 79 4.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 139 7.1 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 226 11.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 548 27.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 49.5% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 840 49.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 146 8.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 710 41.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 29 5.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 100 17.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 42 7.2 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 137 23.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 0.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 11 1.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 35 6.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 18 3.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 208 35.7 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 583 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities) 24.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.1% were in primary school, 24.0% in secondary school and 7.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,972 84.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 214 10.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 72 3.4 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 61 2.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,748 83.4 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 513 56.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 301 33.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 55 6.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 38 4.2 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 907 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 907 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 56.6% were employed full time, 33.2% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 112 12.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 81 9.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 107 12.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 135 15.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 379 43.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 426 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 979 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 694 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities) was $426.

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

Unpaid work Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,267 64.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 418 21.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 248 12.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 616 31.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.3% provided care for children and 12.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 334 17.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 403 20.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 269 13.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 260 13.2 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 317 52.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 187 31.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 95 15.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.7 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.0% were couple families with children, 52.6% were couple families without children and 15.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.6 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.4 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities) 19.6% of single parents were male and 80.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,421 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,781 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,781 and those without children was $1,421.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 92 18.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 2.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 99 19.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 60 12.0 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 30 6.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 155 30.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 21 4.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 32 6.4 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 18.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.4% had both employed part-time and 19.8% 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 Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 988 88.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 133 11.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 943 95.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14 1.4 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 22 2.2 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 0.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), 95.4% were separate houses, 1.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 39 3.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 168 17.0 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 583 59.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 174 17.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 24 2.4 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.9% had 1 bedroom, 17.0% had 2 bedrooms and 59.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 491 49.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 249 25.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 208 21.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 35 3.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), 49.7% were owned outright, 25.2% were owned with a mortgage and 21.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 603 61.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 365 36.9 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 21 2.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 61.0% were family households, 36.9% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 44.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.1 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.1% 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 Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 135 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.3 -- 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 Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 758 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.4 -- 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 Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
None 93 9.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 393 39.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 306 31.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 147 14.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 48 4.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.9% 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 Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 28 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 42.9 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 16 57.1 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 28 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 42.9%) were male and 16 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Warracknabeal % 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 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 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 Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Warracknabeal % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 135 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 650 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Warracknabeal (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $135 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $650.

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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