2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Derrimut

Code SSC21223 (SSC)
People 1,501
Male 758
Female 743
Median age 28
Australian citizenship 1,205
People born overseas 680
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 12
Families 414
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 510
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,378
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,842
Median weekly rent $240
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Derrimut % Australia %
Total 1,501 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 758 50.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 743 49.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 0.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,501 people were usually resident in Derrimut (State Suburbs): of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Derrimut % Australia %
People
0-4 years 151 10.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 239 15.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 207 13.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 816 54.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 70 4.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 19 1.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 28 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.0% of people usually resident in Derrimut (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 5.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 28 years.

Selected characteristics Derrimut % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,205 80.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 680 45.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 12 0.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 80.3% of people usually resident in Derrimut (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 45.3% were born overseas and 0.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Derrimut % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 602 54.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 100 9.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 18 1.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 391 35.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Derrimut (State Suburbs) were married, 9.0% were either separated or divorced, 1.6% were widowed and 35.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Derrimut % Australia %
Australia 698 46.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Derrimut % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Derrimut % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Derrimut % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 585 71.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 155 19.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 19 2.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 19 2.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 36 4.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 221 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 814 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 814 people aged 15 years and over in Derrimut (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 71.9% worked full-time, 19.0% worked part-time, 2.3% were away from work, 2.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.4% were unemployed. 221 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Derrimut % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Derrimut % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Derrimut % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 615 -- 466 --
Family 1,356 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,378 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Derrimut (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $615, the median family income was $1,356 and the median household income was $1,378.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Derrimut % Australia %
Couple family without children 128 30.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 225 54.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 52 12.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 9 2.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 414 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 414 families in Derrimut (State Suburbs): of these 30.9% were couple families without children, 54.3% were couple families with children, 12.6% were one parent families and 2.2% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Derrimut % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 467 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 510 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 467 occupied private dwellings were counted in Derrimut (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Derrimut % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 467 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Derrimut (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Derrimut % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 18 3.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 344 73.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 68 14.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 35 7.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Derrimut (State Suburbs), 3.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 73.7% were owned with a mortgage and 14.6% were rented.

Landlord type Derrimut % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 59 86.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 4 5.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 5.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Derrimut (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 86.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 5.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Derrimut % Australia %
Median weekly rent 240 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,842 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Derrimut (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $240. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,842. The average people per household was 3.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Derrimut % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 394 84.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 38 8.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 0.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Derrimut (State Suburbs), 84.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 8.1% were single (or lone) person households and 0.9% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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