2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Victoria Commonwealth Electoral Divisions

Melbourne Ports

Code CED232 (CED) Search for a Community Profile
People 160,699
Male 48.8%
Female 51.2%
Median age 35
Families 37,185
Average children per family
for families with children 1.7
for all families 0.4
All private dwellings 88,254
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,866
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $420
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2

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Expand People category,
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People — demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Male 78,431 48.8 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 82,272 51.2 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 527 0.3 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 160,699 people in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions). Of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

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Age Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 7,801 4.9 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 6,264 3.9 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 5,176 3.2 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 5,865 3.6 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 12,933 8.0 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 20,937 13.0 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 20,729 12.9 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 14,547 9.1 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 11,630 7.2 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 10,500 6.5 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 9,044 5.6 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 8,540 5.3 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 7,267 4.5 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 6,764 4.2 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 4,427 2.8 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 3,137 2.0 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 2,165 1.3 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 2,973 1.9 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.1% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Married 50,052 35.4 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 3,212 2.3 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 11,898 8.4 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 4,759 3.4 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 71,541 50.6 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) aged 15 years and over, 35.4% were married and 10.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Registered marriage 41,660 34.8 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 20,422 17.1 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 57,635 48.1 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of people aged 15 years and over, 34.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.1% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Preschool 2,089 4.3 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 4,118 8.4 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 885 1.8 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 2,665 5.4 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 1,714 3.5 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 678 1.4 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 3,118 6.4 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 2,532 5.2 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 13,195 27.0 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 2,016 4.1 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 15,906 32.5 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 30.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 15.7% were in primary school, 11.3% in secondary school and 32.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 63,133 44.6 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 12,942 9.1 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 2,721 1.9 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 7,433 5.3 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 21,260 15.0 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 4,327 3.1 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 4,288 3.0 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 28 0.0 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 5 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 4,612 3.3 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 528 0.4 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 17,006 12.0 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 15.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 7.2% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

2011 benchmarks are not available for this data item.

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People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 87,490 54.5 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 70,017 43.6 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 11,848 7.4 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 8,523 5.3 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 53,960 33.6 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 33.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 43.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Worked full-time 61,631 65.5 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 23,703 25.2 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 3,708 3.9 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 5,087 5.4 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 94,129 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions). Of these 65.5% were employed full time, 25.2% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 7,754 8.7 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 7,780 8.7 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 8,163 9.2 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 14,282 16.0 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 47,346 53.2 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 8.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 53.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Personal 1,042 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 2,515 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,866 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was $1,042.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 98,388 69.5 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 27,563 19.5 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 12,494 8.8 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 28,977 20.5 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 19.5% provided care for children and 8.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 44,224 31.3 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 37,410 26.4 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 10,685 7.6 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 6,067 4.3 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 26.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 19,812 53.3 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 12,254 33.0 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 3,935 10.6 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 1,185 3.2 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 33.0% were couple families with children, 53.3% were couple families without children and 10.6% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Male -- 17.1 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.9 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 17.1% of single parents were male and 82.9% were female.

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Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 10,180 31.8 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 1,406 4.4 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 6,625 20.7 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 4,685 14.6 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 1,690 5.3 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 3,627 11.3 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 1,588 5.0 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 2,261 7.1 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of couple families with children, 31.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 20.7% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure household composition mortgage & rent number of motor vehicles internet connection

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 69,114 86.3 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 10,926 13.7 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 86.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.7% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Separate house 9,027 13.1 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14,484 21.0 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 44,752 64.8 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 572 0.8 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 13.1% were separate houses, 21.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 64.8% were flat or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 631 0.9 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 14,912 21.6 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 30,703 44.4 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 15,275 22.1 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 6,009 8.7 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 1,583 2.3 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of occupied private dwellings 21.6% had 1 bedroom, 44.4% had 2 bedrooms and 22.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.2. The average household size was 2.1 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Owned outright 14,930 21.6 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 15,934 23.1 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 36,112 52.3 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 382 0.6 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 1,754 2.5 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 21.6% were owned outright, 23.1% were owned with a mortgage and 52.3% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 36,921 53.4 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 25,394 36.7 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 6,795 9.8 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of all households, 53.4% were family households, 36.7% were single person households and 9.8% were group households.

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Household income Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 16.1 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 26.6 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 16.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 26.6% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 420 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.3 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 17.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.1 -- 7.5 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
None 12,661 18.3 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 34,029 49.2 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 16,544 23.9 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 3,760 5.4 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 2,110 3.1 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 49.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 6,178 8.9 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 61,226 88.6 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 1,702 2.5 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 88.6% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples
People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Male 267 51.0 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 257 49.0 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 31 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 51.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 49.0% were female. The median age was 31 years.

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Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,448 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

There has been change in methodology used to calculate the average number of persons per bedroom. To compare the time series for average number of persons per bedroom please refer to Understanding the Census and Census Data

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2 persons, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,448.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Melbourne Ports % Victoria % Australia %
Median weekly rent 383 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Melbourne Ports (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $383 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000.

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LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 23/10/2017

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics It contains data from the 2016 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2016 Release date of this QuickStat was 23 October 2017 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 2016 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 www.abs.gov.au/census