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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Balnarring Beach

Code SSC20065 (SSC)
People 353
Male 164
Female 189
Median age 61
Families 84
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 520
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $1,208
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,975
Median weekly rent $277
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Total 353 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 164 46.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 189 53.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 353 people in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs) of these 46.5% were male and 53.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 14 3.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 8 2.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 4.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 11 3.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 12 3.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 4 1.1 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 3 0.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 13 3.7 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 16 4.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 23 6.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 22 6.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 30 8.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 41 11.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 52 14.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 32 9.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 32 9.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 17 4.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 9 2.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 61 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs) was 61 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 39.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 201 63.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 2.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 29 9.1 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 18 5.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 60 18.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 63.4% were married and 12.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 66 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 64 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs) was 66 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 137 59.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 16 6.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 78 33.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 65 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 68 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 53 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs) was 65 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 68 years.

Education Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 7.1 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 7 8.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 7.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 6 7.1 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 3.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 7.1 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 7.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 42 49.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 85 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs) 23.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 15.1% were in primary school, 17.4% in secondary school and 9.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 264 74.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 67 21.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 21 6.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 16 5.2 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 205 66.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), 66.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 55 42.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 56 43.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 8.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 8 6.2 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 130 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 130 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 42.3% were employed full time, 43.1% were employed part-time and 6.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 17.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 11 9.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 18 15.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 10 8.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 44 37.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), 17.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 62 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 62 years.

Occupation Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 618 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,410 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,208 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs) was $618.

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

Unpaid work Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 242 76.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 78 24.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 45 14.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 99 31.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.6% provided care for children and 14.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 49 15.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 92 29.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 68 21.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 36 11.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 21.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 53 63.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 21 25.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 11.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), 25.0% were couple families with children, 63.1% were couple families without children and 11.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 44.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 55.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs) 44.4% of single parents were male and 55.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,056 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,583 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,583 and those without children was $1,056.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 6 7.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 10.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 7 9.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 10.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 15.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 35 46.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 7.9% had both partners employed full-time, 10.5% had both employed part-time and 9.2% 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 Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 131 26.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 369 73.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), 26.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 73.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 131 100.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Balnarring Beach (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.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 15 11.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 63 48.1 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 53 40.5 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 11.5% had 2 bedrooms and 48.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 84 65.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 21 16.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 24 18.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), 65.1% were owned outright, 16.3% were owned with a mortgage and 18.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 85 63.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 45 33.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.9% were family households, 33.8% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), 28.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.3% 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 Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 277 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.3 -- 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 Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,975 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.7 -- 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 Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 2.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 53 40.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 59 44.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 17 12.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), 40.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.9% 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 Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Balnarring Beach % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Balnarring Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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