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Malmsbury (L)

Code UCL221048 (UCL)
People 612
Male 324
Female 288
Median age 40
Families 161
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 272
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $951
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 612 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 324 52.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 288 47.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 1.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 612 people in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 34 5.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 22 3.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 36 5.9 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 81 13.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 53 8.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 19 3.1 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 25 4.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 41 6.7 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 53 8.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 45 7.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 47 7.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 39 6.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 42 6.8 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 35 5.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 19 3.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 1.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 1.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 218 42.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 4.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 48 9.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 12 2.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 213 41.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 42.4% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 193 46.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 48 11.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 172 41.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 9 5.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 28 15.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 3.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 2.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 34 18.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 5.6 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 3.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 23 12.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 15 8.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 9 5.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 36 20.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 180 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.8% were in primary school, 27.3% in secondary school and 21.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 516 84.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 84 14.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 48 8.4 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 30 5.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 409 71.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 71.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 145 50.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 92 31.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 28 9.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 24 8.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 289 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 289 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 50.2% were employed full time, 31.8% were employed part-time and 8.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 27 10.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 9.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 39 14.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 54 20.1 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 97 36.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 461 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,156 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 951 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $461.

Travel to work, top responses Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 339 66.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 137 26.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 70 13.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 124 24.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.7% provided care for children and 13.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 81 15.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 125 24.4 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 70 13.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 11.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 63 39.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 64 40.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 32 20.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.3% were couple families with children, 39.6% were couple families without children and 20.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.9 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.1 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 21.9% of single parents were male and 78.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,799 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,957 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,957 and those without children was $1,799.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 18 14.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 7.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 29 23.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 13.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 8.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 21 16.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 11 8.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 8.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 14.4% had both partners employed full-time, 7.2% had both employed part-time and 23.2% 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 Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 213 82.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 46 17.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 209 98.1 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 1.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 98.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 2.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 40 18.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 131 61.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 37 17.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.3% had 1 bedroom, 18.8% had 2 bedrooms and 61.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 74 34.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 100 46.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 34 16.0 515,586 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 5 2.3 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.7% were owned outright, 46.9% were owned with a mortgage and 16.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 157 74.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 48 22.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 2.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 74.4% were family households, 22.7% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.2% 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 Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.6 -- 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 Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
None 8 3.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 70 33.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 77 36.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 54 25.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.4 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.5% 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 Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 4 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 4 100.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 4 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 4 (or 100.0%) 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 Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2 -- 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 Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Malmsbury (L) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 235 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Malmsbury (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $235 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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