2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Victoria State Suburbs

Wendouree

Code SSC22731 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 10,445
Male 47.3%
Female 52.7%
Median age 42
Families 2,490
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 5,097
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $822
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $210
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics & education cultural & language diversity employment

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
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Male 4,946 47.3 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 5,502 52.7 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 303 2.9 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 10,445 people in Wendouree (State Suburbs). Of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.9% of the population.

View the data quality statement for Place of Usual Residence (PURP)
Age Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Median age 42 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 640 6.1 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 592 5.7 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 550 5.3 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 667 6.4 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 703 6.7 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 690 6.6 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 589 5.6 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 489 4.7 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 546 5.2 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 613 5.9 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 548 5.2 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 615 5.9 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 596 5.7 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 632 6.1 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 625 6.0 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 478 4.6 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 423 4.1 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 447 4.3 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Wendouree (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.9% of the population.

View the data quality statement for Age (AGEP)
Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Married 3,171 36.6 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 370 4.3 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 946 10.9 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 872 10.1 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 3,307 38.2 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Wendouree (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 36.6% were married and 15.1% were either divorced or separated.

View the data quality statement for Registered marital status (MSTP)
Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Registered marriage 2,699 36.9 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 770 10.5 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 3,848 52.6 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 36.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

View the data quality statement for Social marital status (MDCP)
Education Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Preschool 153 5.3 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 544 18.8 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 131 4.5 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 38 1.3 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 333 11.5 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 99 3.4 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 189 6.5 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 126 4.4 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 268 9.3 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 82 2.8 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 923 32.0 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), 27.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.8% were in primary school, 21.5% in secondary school and 13.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

View the data quality statement for Educational Institution Attendee Status (TYSTAP)
Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 792 9.1 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 482 5.6 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 278 3.2 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 1,257 14.5 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,003 11.6 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 757 8.7 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,226 14.2 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 8 0.1 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 3 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 1,390 16.0 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 39 0.5 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,266 14.6 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Wendouree (State Suburbs), 11.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 5.6% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

2011 benchmarks are not available for this data item.

View the data quality statement for Level of highest educational attainment (HEAP)
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Wendouree % 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 Wendouree (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

View the data quality statement for Ancestry (ANCP)
Country of birth Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 8,612 82.6 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

View the data quality statement for Country of birth (BPLP)
Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,158 11.1 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 453 4.3 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 317 3.0 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 7,623 72.9 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), 72.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

View the data quality statement for Country of birth of father and/or mother (BPPP)
Country of birth of father, stated responses Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %

View the data quality statement for Country of birth of father (BPMP)
Country of birth of mother, stated responses Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %

View the data quality statement for Country of birth of mother (BPFP)
Religious affiliation, top responses Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %

View the data quality statement for Religious affiliation (RELP)
Language, top responses (other than English) Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %

View the data quality statement for Language spoken at home (LANP)
People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Worked full-time 1,904 49.6 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,275 33.2 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 230 6.0 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 428 11.2 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 3,837 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wendouree (State Suburbs). Of these 49.6% were employed full time, 33.2% were employed part-time and 11.2% 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.

View the data quality statement for Labour force status (LFSP)
Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 492 14.4 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 354 10.4 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 436 12.7 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 758 22.2 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,151 33.7 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Wendouree (State Suburbs), 14.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 33.7% worked 40 hours or more.

View the data quality statement for Hours worked (HRSP)
Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %

View the data quality statement for Occupation (OCCP)
Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %

View the data quality statement for Industry of employment (INDP)
Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Personal 474 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,065 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 822 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wendouree (State Suburbs) was $474.

View the data quality statements for: Total personal income (INCP) Total family income (FINF) Total household income (HIND)

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

View the data quality statement for Method of travel to work (MTWP)
Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,314 61.3 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,137 24.7 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,105 12.7 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,471 17.0 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.7% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

View the data quality statements for: Unpaid domestic work (DOMP) Unpaid child care (CHCAREP) Unpaid assistance (UNCAREP) Voluntary work (VOLWP)

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 1,544 17.8 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,929 22.2 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 958 11.0 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 887 10.2 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wendouree (State Suburbs), 22.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

View the data quality statement for Unpaid domestic work, number of hours (DOMP)

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 986 39.6 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 783 31.5 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 660 26.5 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 60 2.4 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Wendouree (State Suburbs), 31.5% were couple families with children, 39.6% were couple families without children and 26.5% were one parent families.

View the data quality statement for Family composition (FMCF)
Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Male -- 15.2 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 84.8 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), 15.2% of single parents were male and 84.8% were female.

View the data quality statement for Family composition (FMCF)
Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 208 11.8 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 57 3.2 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 318 18.0 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 243 13.7 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 135 7.6 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 632 35.7 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 94 5.3 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 81 4.6 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 11.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 18.0% 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.

View the data quality statement for Labour force status of parents / partners in families (LFSF)

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 Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,287 89.1 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 526 10.9 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), 89.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.9% were unoccupied.

View the data quality statements for: Dwelling type (DWTD) Dwelling Structure (STRD)

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Separate house 3,404 79.4 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 647 15.1 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 228 5.3 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 4 0.1 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Wendouree (State Suburbs), 79.4% were separate houses, 15.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.3% were flat or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling structure (STRD)
Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.2 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 283 6.6 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 690 16.1 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 2,682 62.6 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 486 11.3 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 139 3.2 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.6% had 1 bedroom, 16.1% had 2 bedrooms and 62.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.1 people.

View the data quality statements for: Number of bedrooms in a private dwelling (BEDD) Number of persons usually resident in dwelling (NPRD)

Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Owned outright 1,484 34.6 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 944 22.0 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 1,688 39.4 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 12 0.3 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 158 3.7 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Wendouree (State Suburbs), 34.6% were owned outright, 22.0% were owned with a mortgage and 39.4% were rented.

View the data quality statement for Tenure type (TEND)
Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,464 57.6 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 1,661 38.8 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 156 3.6 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), of all households, 57.6% were family households, 38.8% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

View the data quality statement for Household composition (HHCD)
Household income Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 35.5 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 2.6 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), 35.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 2.6% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

View the data quality statement for Household income, total weekly (HIND)
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 Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 210 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.2 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 15.8 -- 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.

View the data quality statement for Rent weekly payments (RNTD)
Mortgage monthly repayments Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.2 -- 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.

View the data quality statement for Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED)
Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
None 488 11.4 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,846 43.1 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,264 29.5 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 460 10.7 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 223 5.2 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), 43.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

View the data quality statement for Number of registered motor vehicles (VEHD)
Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 1,195 27.9 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 2,923 68.3 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 162 3.8 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), 68.3% 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.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling internet connection (NEDD)

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.
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Male 128 43.1 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 169 56.9 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 16 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), 43.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 56.9% were female. The median age was 16 years.

View the data quality statements for: Place of Usual Residence (PURP) Indigenous status (INGP)

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
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 818 -- 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 Wendouree (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $818.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Wendouree % Victoria % Australia %
Median weekly rent 206 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,018 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Wendouree (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $206 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,018.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

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