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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Casey (C)

Code LGA21610 (LGA)
People 252,382
Male 125,451
Female 126,931
Median age 33
Families 68,463
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 87,347
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,342
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $295
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 252,382 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 125,451 49.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 126,931 50.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,400 0.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 252,382 people in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 19,962 7.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 19,102 7.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 19,536 7.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 19,324 7.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 16,857 6.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 17,628 7.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18,657 7.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 20,044 7.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 19,948 7.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 18,486 7.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 16,361 6.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 13,157 5.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 10,804 4.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 7,480 3.0 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 5,461 2.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4,022 1.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3,034 1.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 2,516 1.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 103,375 53.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 5,949 3.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 14,374 7.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 7,943 4.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 62,145 32.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 53.3% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 97,093 53.4 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 14,252 7.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 70,431 38.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 4,753 5.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 16,598 20.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4,308 5.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 2,939 3.7 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 12,380 15.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3,998 5.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3,584 4.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6,635 8.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7,493 9.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 2,443 3.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 15,318 19.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 80,449 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas) 31.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.6% were in primary school, 24.8% in secondary school and 17.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 153,515 60.8 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 120,869 50.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 16,352 6.9 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 11,172 4.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 89,952 37.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), 37.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 50.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 78,369 61.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 33,966 26.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 7,202 5.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7,486 5.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 127,023 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 127,023 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas). Of these 61.7% were employed full time, 26.7% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 11,905 10.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 10,449 8.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 11,613 9.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 26,703 22.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 51,661 43.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 572 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,450 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,342 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas) was $572.

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

Unpaid work Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 130,542 67.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 61,431 31.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 20,086 10.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 23,866 12.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.7% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 43,842 22.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 46,680 24.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 21,173 10.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 18,847 9.7 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), 24.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 19,375 28.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 37,215 54.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10,988 16.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 885 1.3 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), 54.4% were couple families with children, 28.3% were couple families without children and 16.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas) 17.0% of single parents were male and 83.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,924 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,064 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,064 and those without children was $1,924.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 13,106 23.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 1,653 2.9 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 12,889 22.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11,567 20.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 2,709 4.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 8,201 14.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 3,606 6.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 2,865 5.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 23.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 22.8% 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 Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 80,472 94.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 4,633 5.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), 94.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 73,651 91.5 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3,554 4.4 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3,111 3.9 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 142 0.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), 91.5% were separate houses, 4.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 167 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 751 0.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 5,647 7.0 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 39,755 49.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 32,788 40.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 1,362 1.7 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 0.9% had 1 bedroom, 7.0% had 2 bedrooms and 49.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 19,399 24.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 42,711 53.1 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 15,768 19.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 566 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 2,027 2.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), 24.1% were owned outright, 53.1% were owned with a mortgage and 19.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 66,054 82.1 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 12,652 15.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 1,766 2.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 82.1% were family households, 15.7% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.1 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), 17.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.1% 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 Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 295 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.4 -- 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 Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
None 3,119 3.9 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 22,630 28.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 35,017 43.5 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 17,392 21.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 2,313 2.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), 28.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.6% 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 Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,403 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 683 48.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 720 51.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), there were 1,403 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 683 (or 48.7%) were male and 720 (or 51.3%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,194 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,194.

Mortgage and rent Casey (C) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 260 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Casey (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $260 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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