2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Victoria Statistical Area Level 4

Melbourne - South East

Code 212 (SA4) Search for a Community Profile
People 755,265
Male 49.8%
Female 50.2%
Median age 35
Families 197,996
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.9
All private dwellings 272,326
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,444
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $336
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9

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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
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Male 376,466 49.8 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 378,804 50.2 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 3,386 0.4 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 755,265 people in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4). Of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

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Age Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 52,811 7.0 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 50,825 6.7 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 46,514 6.2 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 50,095 6.6 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 58,490 7.7 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 56,574 7.5 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 59,816 7.9 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 53,710 7.1 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 51,919 6.9 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 50,553 6.7 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 46,028 6.1 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 41,671 5.5 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 35,674 4.7 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 31,386 4.2 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 23,972 3.2 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 18,508 2.5 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 13,403 1.8 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 13,311 1.8 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.3% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Married 316,672 52.3 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 17,287 2.9 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 42,480 7.0 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 28,668 4.7 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 200,008 33.1 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4) aged 15 years and over, 52.3% were married and 9.9% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Registered marriage 280,982 50.8 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 39,515 7.1 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 232,376 42.0 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.1% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Preschool 12,294 5.1 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 44,210 18.3 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12,366 5.1 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 7,394 3.1 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 30,852 12.7 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 10,574 4.4 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 9,338 3.9 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 15,889 6.6 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 44,971 18.6 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 9,101 3.8 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 45,257 18.7 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 32.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.4% were in primary school, 21.0% in secondary school and 25.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 126,562 20.9 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 58,251 9.6 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 17,107 2.8 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 69,303 11.5 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 112,957 18.7 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 36,303 6.0 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 48,410 8.0 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 426 0.1 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 93 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 56,464 9.3 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 11,775 1.9 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 52,569 8.7 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 18.7% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 14.3% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.6% 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 - South East % 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 - South East (Statistical Area Level 4) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 389,542 51.6 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 - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 431,991 57.2 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 38,784 5.1 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 28,703 3.8 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 212,457 28.1 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 28.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 57.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Worked full-time 208,894 57.4 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 109,820 30.2 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 16,975 4.7 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 28,003 7.7 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 363,692 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4). Of these 57.4% were employed full time, 30.2% were employed part-time and 7.7% 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 - South East % Victoria % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 38,992 11.6 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 34,162 10.2 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 36,674 10.9 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 76,013 22.6 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 132,885 39.6 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %

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

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Personal 586 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,593 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,444 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4) was $586.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 392,181 64.8 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 173,478 28.7 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 66,829 11.0 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 91,818 15.2 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.7% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.2% 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 - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 135,391 22.4 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 142,668 23.6 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 62,663 10.4 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 51,460 8.5 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 23.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.5% 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 - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 60,379 30.5 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 103,089 52.1 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 30,938 15.6 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 3,595 1.8 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 52.1% were couple families with children, 30.5% were couple families without children and 15.6% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Male -- 17.3 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.7 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 17.3% of single parents were male and 82.7% 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 - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 33,922 20.8 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 6,128 3.7 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 34,317 21.0 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 29,946 18.3 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 10,428 6.4 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 32,500 19.9 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 7,983 4.9 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 8,242 5.0 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), of couple families with children, 20.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 21.0% 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.

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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 - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 243,020 93.2 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 17,863 6.8 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 93.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.8% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Separate house 197,558 81.3 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 29,846 12.3 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 14,169 5.8 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 882 0.4 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 81.3% were separate houses, 12.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.8% were flat or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 586 0.2 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 5,130 2.1 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 30,952 12.7 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 110,294 45.4 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 90,148 37.1 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 5,908 2.4 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 12.7% had 2 bedrooms and 45.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.9 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Owned outright 71,814 29.6 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 98,432 40.5 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 63,822 26.3 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 2,078 0.9 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 6,873 2.8 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 29.6% were owned outright, 40.5% were owned with a mortgage and 26.3% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 189,847 78.1 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 43,902 18.1 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 9,264 3.8 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), of all households, 78.1% were family households, 18.1% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

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Household income Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 18.3 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 13.0 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 18.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 13.0% 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 - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 336 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.2 -- 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.

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Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
None 13,023 5.4 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 74,142 30.5 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 97,305 40.0 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 50,516 20.8 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8,025 3.3 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 30.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.8% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 28,927 11.9 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 207,266 85.3 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 6,824 2.8 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 85.3% 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.

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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 - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Male 1,649 48.7 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 1,739 51.3 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 48.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 51.3% were female. The median age was 22 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 - South East % 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 1,391 -- 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 - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), 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 $1,391.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Melbourne - South East % Victoria % Australia %
Median weekly rent 317 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Melbourne - South East (Statistical Area Level 4), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $317 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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