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Australia | Victoria | Commonwealth Electoral Divisions

Wills, Vic

Code CED237 (CED)
People 150,356
Male 73,825
Female 76,531
Median age 35
Families 38,089
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 63,762
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,222
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $310
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Total 150,356 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 73,825 49.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 76,531 50.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 708 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 150,356 people in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9,705 6.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 8,123 5.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 7,150 4.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 7,520 5.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 12,038 8.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 14,596 9.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 13,868 9.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 12,368 8.2 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 11,129 7.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 9,730 6.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 8,513 5.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 6,971 4.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 5,960 4.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 4,741 3.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 4,993 3.3 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4,963 3.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4,314 2.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3,673 2.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55,692 44.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 3,143 2.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 8,383 6.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 7,942 6.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 50,219 40.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) aged 15 years and over, 44.4% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50,670 44.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 10,508 9.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 53,359 46.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 2,346 5.2 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 5,435 11.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3,147 6.9 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 1,043 2.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 4,151 9.1 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 2,081 4.6 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 1,083 2.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3,635 8.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9,725 21.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 1,669 3.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 11,185 24.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 45,500 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) 30.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.2% were in primary school, 16.1% in secondary school and 29.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 91,985 61.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 71,850 51.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 10,560 7.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 6,252 4.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 51,139 36.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 36.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 51.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 44,687 59.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 21,759 28.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 4,573 6.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4,328 5.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 75,347 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 75,347 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions). Of these 59.3% were employed full time, 28.9% were employed part-time and 5.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 7,407 10.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 7,304 10.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 7,042 9.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 13,487 19.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 31,201 43.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 10.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 35 years.

Occupation Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 550 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,467 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,222 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was $550.

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

Unpaid work Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 83,169 66.3 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 29,283 23.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 14,194 11.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 17,874 14.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.4% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 30,157 24.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 30,753 24.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 12,139 9.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 10,120 8.1 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 14,158 37.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 17,056 44.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 5,806 15.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 1,070 2.8 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 44.8% were couple families with children, 37.2% were couple families without children and 15.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.9 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.1 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) 16.9% of single parents were male and 83.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,207 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,358 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,358 and those without children was $2,207.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 6,421 20.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 1,192 3.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6,162 19.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 4,822 15.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 1,684 5.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 7,027 22.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 2,018 6.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 1,891 6.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of couple families, 20.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 19.7% 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 Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 56,435 92.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 4,685 7.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 92.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 38,036 67.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8,916 15.8 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 9,217 16.3 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 229 0.4 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 67.4% were separate houses, 15.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 16.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 257 0.5 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3,332 5.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 17,165 30.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 25,870 45.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 8,554 15.2 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 1,256 2.2 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of occupied private dwellings 5.9% had 1 bedroom, 30.4% had 2 bedrooms and 45.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 19,798 35.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 16,608 29.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 18,000 31.9 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 301 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 1,728 3.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 35.1% were owned outright, 29.4% were owned with a mortgage and 31.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 37,299 66.1 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 14,926 26.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4,209 7.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of all households, 66.1% were family households, 26.4% were single person households and 7.5% were group households.

Household income Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 25.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.8% 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 Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 310 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.0 -- 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 Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
None 7,743 13.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 23,612 41.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 16,927 30.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 6,158 10.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,995 3.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 41.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.9% 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 Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 707 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 367 51.9 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 340 48.1 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), there were 707 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 367 (or 51.9%) were male and 340 (or 48.1%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,181 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,181.

Mortgage and rent Wills, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 277 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,975 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Wills, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $277 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,975.

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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