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Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Banyule (C)

Code LGA20660 (LGA)
People 118,306
Male 57,427
Female 60,879
Median age 39
Families 32,167
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 48,119
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,394
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,900
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 118,306 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 57,427 48.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 60,879 51.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 619 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 118,306 people in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 7,704 6.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 6,684 5.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 6,687 5.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 7,064 6.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 8,125 6.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 7,737 6.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 7,971 6.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 8,687 7.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 8,516 7.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 8,108 6.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 8,012 6.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 7,313 6.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 7,060 6.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 5,389 4.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 4,074 3.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3,358 2.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 2,907 2.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 2,911 2.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48,895 50.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 2,538 2.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 7,186 7.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 5,883 6.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 32,730 33.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 50.3% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 45,388 50.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 6,697 7.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 37,465 41.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 2,180 6.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 5,675 16.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 2,377 7.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 696 2.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 4,024 11.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 1,941 5.7 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 1,397 4.1 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 2,326 6.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6,373 18.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 1,108 3.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 5,858 17.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 33,955 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas) 28.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.8% were in primary school, 21.7% in secondary school and 25.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 87,377 73.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 37,392 33.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 8,678 7.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 5,519 4.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 60,743 54.1 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), 54.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 33.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 36,016 58.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 19,131 31.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 3,524 5.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 2,716 4.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 61,387 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 61,387 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas). Of these 58.7% were employed full time, 31.2% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 7,036 12.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 6,021 10.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 6,075 10.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9,555 16.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 26,461 45.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 618 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,731 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,394 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas) was $618.

Travel to work, top responses Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 71,201 73.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 27,626 28.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 12,002 12.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 17,625 18.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.4% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 23,391 24.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 25,998 26.7 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 12,246 12.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 9,565 9.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), 26.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 11,310 35.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 15,263 47.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 5,022 15.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 573 1.8 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), 47.4% were couple families with children, 35.2% were couple families without children and 15.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas) 17.1% of single parents were male and 82.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,241 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,513 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,513 and those without children was $2,241.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 5,465 20.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 1,005 3.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6,543 24.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 4,113 15.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 1,464 5.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 4,866 18.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 1,711 6.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 1,406 5.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 20.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 24.6% 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 Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 43,700 93.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 3,177 6.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), 93.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 35,376 81.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4,361 10.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3,898 8.9 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 53 0.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), 81.0% were separate houses, 10.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 78 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 1,287 2.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 8,457 19.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 21,865 50.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 11,366 26.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 645 1.5 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 19.4% had 2 bedrooms and 50.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 16,998 38.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 15,059 34.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 10,410 23.8 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 266 0.6 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 965 2.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), 38.9% were owned outright, 34.5% were owned with a mortgage and 23.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 31,657 72.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 10,441 23.9 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 1,600 3.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 72.4% were family households, 23.9% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

Household income Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.5 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), 20.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.5% 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 Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.7 -- 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 Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
None 3,081 7.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 15,432 35.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 17,037 39.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 7,060 16.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,088 2.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), 35.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.2% 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 Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 616 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 290 47.1 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 326 52.9 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), there were 616 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 290 (or 47.1%) were male and 326 (or 52.9%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,051 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,051.

Mortgage and rent Banyule (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,777 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Banyule (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,777.

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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